Date: 2 months ago   Category: Energy

Naftogaz supported the offer on sanctions of the USA against "Nord Stream — 2" — Rambler News Service


Photo: globallookpress.com/Danil Shamkin Naftogaz of Ukraine supports the legislative initiative of the American senators Ted Cruz and Gene Shakhin about sanctions against participants of the Nord Stream — 2 project, it is said in the statement of the Ukrainian company. "Naftogaz is grateful to authors of the bill and the American partners for invariable support of Ukraine, to the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry – for the timely and effective help. The company hopes that the bill will be supported by most of senators in the nearest future" — it is said in the statement. Naftogaz also noted importance of the fact that the bill of sanctions is drafted with the assistance of representatives of both republican, and democratic parties of the USA. During its preparation the team of Naftogaz conducted active consultations with the American partners, added in the Ukrainian company. According to Naftogaz, adoption of the bill of sanctions will force Gazprom to refuse investment of means into implementation of the Nord Stream-2 and concentrate on modernization of the Russian GTS on which accidents became frequent recently project. As it was reported earlier, senators of the USA Ted Cruz (republican) and Gene Shakhin (democrat) drafted the bill of sanctions against the companies which participate in construction of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline. The bill contains the requirement to impose sanctions against the persons involved in certain types of the works and services which are critical for end of "Nord Stream-2". In particular, it is about services in deep-water laying of pipes. In difference from Article 232 of the adopted earlier sanctions law CAATSA, other infrastructure projects in which the western companies can be interested do not fall under the offered sanctions.

URL:

Protection of the former co-owner of the Anti-Pinsk oil refinery Dmitry Mazurov submitted the appeal on the decision of Tverskoy district court of Moscow which made the decision on Mazurov's arrest for the term of one month and 30 days earlier. The press secretary of court Svetlana Skachkova reported about it. According to her, consideration of the...


The State Duma adopted in the first reading amendments to the Tax Code of the Russian Federation about correction of "the damping mechanism" within tax maneuver in the oil industry which are directed to stabilization of the prices of fuel in Russia, it is said in the statement of the lower house of parliament. "The purpose of adjustments is additio...


More than a half of the Russians interviewed by the analytical agency "Avtostat" characterized "the dream car" as the car which brings comfort and pleasure, follows from results of poll. "As it became clear, 63% of respondents consider that "the dream car" is a comfort and pleasure. About a half (47.7%) of respondents perceive it as the car for tra...


The government of Ukraine introduced the special duties for import of diesel fuel and liquefied gas from Russia, the representative of the president of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky in the government of the country Andrey Gerus reported. "The cabinet adopted the resolution which introduced the special duty for import from the Russian Federation of dies...


Photo: globallookpress.com/Britta Pedersen Roskomnadzor fined the Google company 700 thousand rubles for non-compliance with the Russian legislation, reported in the press service of the regulator. "The management of Roskomnadzor across Central Federal District within the powers considered in essence case of administrative offense concerning the Go...


The president of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky addressed in English to foreign investors and guaranteed to them that after recent change of the power the investment climate in the country will change. Record of the video message is published on the page of the president in Facebook. "I address foreign businessmen who look for new platforms for investme...