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Maduro announced signing of contracts with Russia for $6 billion — Rambler News Service


Russia and Venezuela concluded agreements on investments for the sum of $6 billion during the visit to Moscow of the Venezuelan delegation headed by the president of the country Nicolás Maduro, the Reuters agency with reference to videobrashcheny chapters of Venezuela on Twitter reported. "We signed contracts to guarantee investments more than for $5 billion, with our Russian partners in joint ventures for increase in volumes of oil production. … We also guarantee investments of $1 billion into the extracting industry, generally in gold mining" — Maduro said. The president of Venezuela did not specify where exactly means will be invested. The Ministry of Communications and information of the country and also Minneft of Venezuela did not respond the agency to the requests. Maduro met the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on December 5. A day earlier the assistant to the Russian leader Yury Ushakov noted that the transaction of OPEC will become one of subjects.

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