Ukrainian defender Yaroslav Rakitskiy signs for Russia's Zenit St Petersburg despite move being subjected to intense criticism
29-year-old Rakitskiy signed a contract through the end of the 2022-23 season, the Russian club said Tuesday, after spending his entire career with Shakhtar Donetsk and winning seven Ukrainian titles
GAIL renegotiated the terms of the 20-year deal to import 2.5 million tonnes a year of LNG, including price and volume ramp up
India received its cheapest LNG under a long-term deal as Russia began shipping natural gas at a delivered price of close to $7 per million Btu
The price mismatch is injecting tensions into long-term LNG agreements, driving a wedge between buyers and sellers such as Gail and Gazprom's Marketing & Trading
The dispute, part of a wider conflict over Ukraine's relations with Russia and the West, involves the price of Russian gas supplies and Kiev's historic gas debts.
The sanctions curbing access to Europe's financial market also hit pipeline operator Transneft, arms firms and Russia's plane maker United Aircraft Corporation.
Poland is making up for the shortfall by buying more gas from Germany and the Czech Republic.
The United States on Wednesday imposed its most wide-ranging sanctions yet on Russia's economy.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China and Russia failed to sign a $400 billion gas supply agreement on Tuesday, despite growing urgency for the Kremlin to seal a deal as it faces economic and political isolation in the West over the crisis in Ukraine.
Petronet LNG Ltd, a private firm whose chairman is Oil Secretary, had in August 2009 signed a 20-year deal to buy 1.44 million tonne per annum of liquefied natural gas (LNG) at a price equivalent to 14.5 percent of ruling oil rates.