Agreement for the supply of gas between Russia, Ukraine and the EU

Ministers of Ukrainian and Russian Energy and the heads of the European Union (EU) reached last night in Brussels an agreement for the supply of gas to Ukraine until March with a guaranteed price and the payment of its debt to Gazprom. The agreement, for a total of 4,600 million,...

Ukraine asks the EU a 2,000 million euros loan to cancel gas debt

Ukraine asked the European Union (EU) an additional loan of EUR 2,000 million ($ 2,600 million dollars) to pay part of its debt with the Russian giant Gazprom and resume gas supply. “The Commission has received a request from the Ukrainian authorities for an additional loan...

Poroshenko announces interim agreement with Russia for the supply of gas

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that his country will not get chilled this winter thanks to an interim agreement with the president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, for the resumption of Russian gas supplies. Poroshenko said that the agreement covers “onl...

Russia suspended gas supplies to Ukraine

Gazprom Russian gas consortium today announced a change to a prepayment system of gas supplies to Ukraine, which is the immediate suspension of fuel pumping to the neighboring country. Gazprom reported the action after that at 10:00 Moscow time (06:00 GMT) the deadline  Russia...

Urgent meeting to resolve gas dispute between Ukraine and Russia

Russia, Ukraine and the European Union (EU) will hold tonight in Kiev an emergency meeting to try to reach an agreement on the Russian-Ukrainian dispute over the  supplying and price of gas. “The goal is to continue discussions on issues related to the supply of Russian gas...

Putin sets final price for negotiated gas with Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin said this Wednesday, June 11 to the Ukrainian authorities that the final bid price of gas is $ 385/1,000 m3, and threatened to pass to “another phase” if Kiev rejects it. “The final price is $ 385 per thousand cubic...

Ukraine cancels first gas payment to Russia

Today Russia confirmed having received the payment of a first tranche of gas debts accumulated by Ukraine, so Moscow will void its threat to close the gas tap this Tuesday. According to the Ministry of Energy in Moscow, the Ukrainian company Naftogaz transferred to Russia an...

EU will redouble Efforts to achieve gas agreement between Ukraine and Russia

European Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger said today in Prague the need to intensify the brokering efforts to find a solution to the gas dispute between Moscow and Kiev, although he showed himself “optimistic” about the possibility of an early agreement....
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