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04.08.2014 Russian billionaire wants independent gas firms to be admited to Europe-bound exports

Russian billionaire Gennady Timchenko, who fell under the U.S. personalized sanctions in March and whose companies - including independent gas producer Novatek - were placed on U.S.

31.03.2014 Swedish billionaire to seek investors after Russian partner’s exit from Gunvor

The Swedish billionaire who took control of the world’s fourth-largest oil trader last week buying out his Russian co-founder may soon look for a new partner. He says the ownership is too concentrated, Bloomberg reported on March 28.

09.12.2013 Between a Rock and a Hard Place The loss of Gazprom’s monopoly on the export of LNG could undermine the gas giant’s position in Europe

As early as 2014 Rosneft and NOVATEK  could be granted the right to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) by-passing Gazprom.

08.11.2013 Russia’s Novatek to Move into Oil Industry - Newspaper

Privately-owned Russian natural gas company Novatek is moving into oil production in the latest sign of its rapid expansion, RIA Novosti reported on November 8, citing business newspaper Vedomosti.

21.11.2012 Russia energy ministry mulls Novatek LNG export request

Russia's energy ministry is considering a request from Novatek  to grant an exception to Gazprom's  monopoly on LNG exports, Russian newswires quoted the energy minister saying it. The request is under consideration, but there's no final decision.