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17.05.2013 Russia Offers Mexican Firms to Take Part in Far East Projects

Russia is interested in the participation of Mexican companies in various projects in the Far East, Valentina Matviyenko, chairwoman of the Federation Council, the upper house of the Russian parliament, said late Wednesday, as cited by RIA Novosti.

26.04.2013 BP May Take Part in Russia’s Rosneft Projects in East Siberia

The U.K.’s BP may take part in East Siberian greenfield projects of major Russian oil company Rosneft, including those in the Irkutsk Region, Vladimir Drebentsov, BP’s chief economist in Russia and the CIS, told reporters Thursday, Prime reports.

18.04.2013 Irkutsk Region Sees Investment in Geological Exploration Up 11% in 2013

The government of Russia’s Irkutsk Region expects investments in geological exploration to increase 11% in 2013 to 14.5 billion rubles, Olga Gaikova, director of the region’s mineral development department, said Wednesday at a news conference, according to Prime.

17.04.2013 EastSiberian Plc Announces Farm-in Agreements with East Siberian Resources Ltd. in Sakhalin and East Siberia Have Expired

EastSiberian Plc (TSXV: ESB), an international junior oil exploration company incorporated in the Bailiwick of Jersey,  announces that the  previously announced Farm-in Agreement with East Siberian Resources Ltd.

17.04.2013 EastSiberian Farm-in Agreements Expire with East Siberian Resources

Natural Gas Europe reports that EastSiberian Plc, a junior explorer, has announced that two farm-in agreements have expired in Russia.  One on a licence located on the eastern onshore portion of Sakhalin Island and one on a license in eastern Siberia.

11.04.2013 Russia Needs Pipelines to Mongolia, China, Korea to Capture Far East Energy Market

WEB EXCLUSIVE, Moscow. Moscow must focus efforts on developing critical energy infrastructure in the Far East in order to boost its energy relations with countries in the Asia-Pacific, according to panelists at the Moscow International Energy Forum on Wednesday.

04.04.2013 Gazprom: Gas Reserves Forecast in Eastern Russia is Unconfirmed

Russian state-run gas company OAO Gazprom's forecast of natural gas reserves of 25 trillion cubic meters in eastern Siberia and the Russian far east is unconfirmed, a senior company official said Wednesday, Interfax reports.

26.03.2013 Rosneft, Gazprom Sign Major New Supply Contracts with CNPC

WEB EXCLUSIVE, Moscow. Asian giants Russia and China strengthened bilateral energy ties last week during a high-level Chinese visit led by China's new president, Xi Jinping, on his first state visit abroad.

08.03.2013 Putin Pipeline to Send 25% of Russia’s Oil Exports East

Bloomberg reports that Russia is on course to send an unprecedented 25 percent of its crude exports to eastern markets by 2015 as rising demand from China and other Asian consumers attracts sales at the expense of Europe.

21.02.2013 Railway Logjam Hits Russia Far East Oil Product Exports

Reuters reports that hundreds of rail cars loaded with oil products have been blocked for days on their way to Russia's Pacific port of Vanino due to bad weather and traffic bottlenecks, highlighting the need for investment in the country's creaking infrastructure.