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Boeing Forecasts Demand for 1,170 New Airplanes in Russia, CIS region


Boeing [NYSE: BA] forecasts market demand for 1,170 new airplanes in Russia and the CIS region over the next 20 years, valued at $140 billion. The company released the numbers as part of its annual Current Market Outlook (CMO) for Russia and the CIS region. International traffic is expected to grow at an annual rate of 4.8 percent and Boeing predicts Russian and CIS airlines will need 810 single-aisle and 170 widebody airplanes to handle the increase. With strong demand for replacing an increasingly aging fleet of Russian-built airplanes, 47... Read More »

Gazprom and CNPC approve Roadmaps for implementing Memorandum on underground gas storage and gas-fired power generation


The parties discussed cooperation issues. Particular attention was paid to the progress of the project for natural gas supplies from Russia to China via the eastern route. It was noted that the construction of the Power of Siberia gas pipeline was running strictly on schedule. In addition, the meeting participants addressed the companies’ collaboration prospects with regard to building underground gas storage and gas-fired power generation facilities in China, promoting the use of gas as a vehicle fuel, and ensuring occupational health and s... Read More »

Gazprom saves RUB 7.8 billion in 2015 on fuel and energy resources


The Committee members summed up Gazprom's environmental activities in 2015. It was stressed that Gazprom had continued its consistent efforts aimed at mitigating environmental impacts. As a result, in 2015 Gazprom's subsidiary companies reduced their greenhouse gas emissions by 7.3 per cent and water consumption by 7.8 per cent versus 2014. Energy saving and energy efficiency are key to Gazprom's environmental activities. In 2015, the Company saved 2.7 million tons of fuel equivalent on fuel and energy resources, including 2.255 billion cubi... Read More »

First cargo of Yamal oil shipped from Arctic Gate offshore terminal


Russian President Vladimir Putin gave the command via a video call to start loading a tanker with oil from the Novoportovskoye field. The Novoportovskoye oil, gas and condensate field, the richest in oil reserves in the Yamal Peninsula, is located 700 kilometers away from the existing pipeline infrastructure. That is why it was decided to ship Yamal oil by sea for the first time in the history of Russia's oil and gas industry. Thanks to cutting-edge technologies employed in building the production, transportation and, most importantly, lo... Read More »

Marat Garaev named Director General of Gazprom Pererabotka


Between 1998 and 2002, he served in a number of commercial entities in Saint Petersburg. He has been a member of Gazprom's team for 14 years. 2002–2005: Head of the Sector for Cooperation with Oil and Gas Companies at the Industrial Product Marketing Directorate of Gazprom's Department for Gas and Liquid Hydrocarbon Marketing and Processing; later Head of the Directorate. 2005–2015: Deputy Head of the Department for Gas and Liquid Hydrocarbon Marketing and Processing, Head of the Industrial Product Marketing Directorate; later First De... Read More »



A resolution to start up the project development, which guarantees reliable supplies of high quality motor fuels to the domestic market taking into the account the evolvement of the country’s pipeline transportation system, was adopted as part of the Cooperation Agreement, between LUKOIL and Transneft signed in May 2014. The project allows substantial decrease of transportation load on existing railway networks and continuous supplies of high quality class 5 motor fuels to the Central Region of Russia. The infrastructure which is being devel... Read More »

10th anniversary Gazprom and CNPC Arts Festival opens in China


“The 10th anniversary Arts Festival is a clear example of the successful cooperation between Gazprom and CNPC, as well as proof of the mutually deep interest between our cultures. Over the past years some 100 ensembles from Russia and China have taken part in the Festival. The event has united over 500 performers, becoming a wonderful tradition,” said Alexander Bespalov, Head of the Gazprom Department. “CNPC and Gazprom continue to develop their fruitful interaction. Among other things, the companies implement remarkable social projects, whi... Read More »

Gazprom and PetroVietnam enhancing bilateral cooperation


Hanoi hosted a working meeting between Alexey Miller and Tran Dai Quang, President of Vietnam. The parties discussed the Russian-Vietnamese collaboration in the energy sector. It was emphasized that the bilateral cooperation had great potential for further development. Another working meeting was held between Alexey Miller and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Special attention was given at the meeting to the prospects for broader cooperation between companies on hydrocarbon development in Vietnam and third countries. The partie... Read More »

Lukoil starts construction of a large gas processing complex in Uzbekistan


The ceremony for laying the foundation stone was attended by Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President of PJSC LUKOIL Vagit Alekperov and representatives of local authorities and contractors. The Kandym Gas Processing Complex will include construction of a gas treatment plant capable of processing 8.1 billion cubic meters of gas per year, as well as a natural gas gathering system, which, at its peak, will comprise 114 producing wells, 11 well pads and 4 gathering stations. 370 km of gas pipelines will be inst... Read More »

Apple, IBM, New Russian GIDS Security Will Optimize The World


It is possible that Apple will help to IBM to make good results in social and economic spheres. Do you know why? Common reason: because all usual and big companies need good development in economic, good ecology, good public health, then it makes good life quality people and then people can make good work, can make good demand, good public quality life. That is interesting for public, for companies, for government. You should know that opposite purposes are usually from the structures which organize conflicts (and who earns using dramatic chang... Read More »

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