If Ukraine does not pay to Russian energy giant Gazprom on an invoice for gas supply in June, gas delivery amount will be restricted on June 3, Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller said at a government meeting chaired by President Vladimir Putin on May 28, ITAR-TASS has reported.
The EU has proposed Ukraine to repay half of its debt for gas supplies in April-May until Moscow and Kiev agree upon a new gas price, EU Commissioner for Energy Gunther Oettinger said on May 28 after a round of the trilateral Russia-Ukraine-EU consultations on gas issues
Ukraine may repay at least $2.5 billion of its $3.5 billion debt for Gazprom gas supplies, Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on May 26 following the second round of the trilateral talks between Moscow, Kiev and the EU, ITAR-TASS has reported.
Russia is ready to discuss a discount on gas supplies to Ukraine, but not a change in the pricing formula stipulated in the existing contract, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on May 20, RIA Novosti has reported.
Russia is ready “to discuss discounts on gas prices with Ukraine but it is impossible to return to the price that existed in the first quarter of 2014,” Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told a news conference in Berlin after meeting EU Commissioner for Energy Gunt
Russia is ready to give a discount for natural gas to Ukraine should Kiev pay off its debt to the tune of $2.237 billion, accumulated over the period until April 1, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told journalists on May 16, ITAR-TASS has reported.
Russia does not see that Ukraine has any possibilities to pay for natural gas supplies even if discount provided due to the economically complicated situation in the country, Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on May 15, ITAR-TASS has reported.
The Russian Energy Ministry is going to choose nine oil and gas deposits for a pilot project to test a new variable profits-based tax (NDD), Energy Minister Aleksandr Novak has said.
Iran's ambassador to Moscow, Mehdi Sanayi, and Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak held a meeting in Moscow on May 13, Trend reported on May 14.
Russia, Ukraine, the European Union may hold trilateral gas talks in Warsaw on May 2, the Russian Energy Ministry said on Monday, April 28.