Monthly Archives: October 2014

Ukraine to receive maximum of 114 mln cubic meters of gas per day from Gazprom – Miller (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Oct 31 (Interfax) – Ukraine’s national oil and gas company Naftogaz Ukrainy will receive up to 114 million cubic meters of gas per day from Gazprom (MOEX: GAZP), as agreed upon in documents signed on winter supplies, Gazprom CEO … Continue reading

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Heroin worth $500 Mln seized in Moscow region – chief of Russian drug control service (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Oct 31 (Interfax) – More than 170 kilograms of heroin were confiscated by officers of the Russian Federal Drug Control Service (FSKN) in the Moscow region, service chief Viktor Ivanov told reporters on Friday. “A total of 174 kilograms … Continue reading

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Norilsk Nickel boosts RAS net profit 32% in 9M to 99 bln rubles (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Oct 30 (Interfax) – MMC Norilsk Nickel (MOEX: GMKN) boosted net profit to Russian Accounting Standards (RAS) 32% year-on-year in January-September 2014 to 98.93 billion rubles, according to company materials. Revenue advanced 18% to 241.792 billion rubles, while gross … Continue reading

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Rusnano disposing of stake in American SiTime Corporation, could make 550 mln rubles from deal

MOSCOW. Oct 30 (Interfax) – Russian nanotechnology corporation Rusnano is selling its stake in the American company SiTime Corporation, Rusnano said in a statement. Rusnano’s stake in SiTime is 17.7%, and the company has invested a total of $15.9 million, … Continue reading

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Rosneft sees Q3 net debt grow 16.2% to 1.772 trln rubles (Part 3)

MOSCOW. Oct 29 (Interfax) – Rosneft (MOEX: ROSN) posted net debt of 1.772 trillion rubles for the third quarter, 16.2% more than at the end of the first half of 2014, according to management commentary in the company’s report to … Continue reading

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Capitalization of Russian stock market increases 1.09% on Tuesday

MOSCOW. October 28 (Interfax) – The capitalization of the Russian stock market, based on average-weighted prices on the Moscow Exchange’s Main Market, increases 1.09%, or by 243.539 billion from the previous session, to 22.596 trillion rubles ($538.640 billion at the … Continue reading

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Georgia boosts money supply 7% in 9M

TBILISI. Oct 28 (Interfax) – Broad money supply (M3 aggregate) in Georgia stood at 10.517 billion lari, or $5.998 billion at the current exchange rate, as of October 1, 2014, up by 6.9%, or 680.1 million lari, from the start … Continue reading

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Ulyukayev: GDP likely to decline in 2015 if low oil prices persist

MOSCOW. Oct 24 (Interfax) – If current prices for oil persist in 2015, Russian GDP, retail trade, real incomes and investment will all decline, Ulyukayev said at a business breakfast hosted by Rossiiskaya Gazeta.” “If the current price of oil … Continue reading

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Naftogaz net loss widens 12-fold to $4.8 bln in 9M

KYIV. Oct 24 (Interfax) – Ukrainian national oil and gas concern Naftogaz Ukrainy saw its net loss widen 11.8-fold in January-September 2014 year-on-year to 62.475 billion hryvni ($4.8 billion). Net revenue declined 4.1% to 44.204 billion hryvni in the nine … Continue reading

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Yandex boosts Q3 revenue 28%, EBITDA up 34%, above forecast (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Oct 23 (Interfax) – Yandex (MOEX: YNDX) boosted sales revenue to US GAAP 28% year-on-year in Q3 2014 to 13.1 billion rubles, the Russian Internet company said in a report. “Q3 was another strong quarter notable for an acceleration … Continue reading

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