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Yamal LNG may reach full capacity in 2018


The joint project of Novatek and Chinese and French investors in the Russian Arctic can reach the planned capacity of gas production already in 2018.

Gazprom intends to break records on investments next year


The company plans to spend 1.2 trillion rubles on projects.

Rosneft is drifting to the East


The company wants to increase shipments to China.

Chinese want to pay the French way


Beijing asks for a lower tax on dividends for its Yamal LNG participants.

Trafigura has become the second largest trading partner of Rosneft


The oil trader Trafigura registered in the Netherlands in 2015, has become the second largest foreign buyer of Rosneft's oil, experts say. The trader is second only to the Chinese partner of the Russian state company, CNPC.

"For our Chinese friends, there are no restrictions"


China continues to strengthen its presence in the Asian part of Russia.