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    1. October 10, 2014

      Gazprom considers shelving Vladivostok LNG project

      Gazprom has said it could shelve its Vladivostok liquefied natural gas project as the Russian state-controlled energy giant...

    2. October 3, 2014

      Shell suspends Russian shale oil venture with Gazprom Neft

      Royal Dutch Shell has suspended work on its joint venture with Gazprom Neft to develop Russian shale oil, the latest...

    1. September 12, 2014

      Energy slides after Russia sanctions

      The energy sector weakened materially on Friday as a combination of new sanctions targeting the Russian oil and gas sector...

    2. FT Alphaville

      September 12, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Known unknowns in the Scottish referendum polls: The spread between the yes and the no...

    3. September 4, 2014

      EU plans to target Russian oil groups with new sanctions

      The EU is preparing to bar Russia’s state-controlled oil companies from raising funds on European capital markets, a...

    4. July 28, 2014

      Timeline: The rise and fall of Yukos

      A decision by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague to award former shareholders of Yukos damages totalling $50bn...

    5. May 21, 2014

      China and Russia sign $400bn gas deal

      China and Russia have clinched a $400bn gas supply deal that provides Moscow with a crucial new export market and stronger...

    6. April 29, 2014

      Gazprom aims to mitigate effect of sanctions as profits dip

      Gazprom said it was taking action to mitigate the impact of possible further western sanctions as it reported a 7 per cent...

    7. April 7, 2014

      Gazprom looks to drop the dollar to avoid sanctions’ bite

      The oil arm of Russia’s state-owned Gazprom is preparing customers to settle contracts in euros rather than dollars as it...

    8. March 27, 2014

      Total and Lukoil in talks over Russian shale deal

      Total is in talks to partner with Lukoil on its shale oil projects in Russia, as Moscow targets unconventional resources to...

    9. March 20, 2014

      Russia looks to sell energy beyond Europe

      As European politicians considered strategies for reducing their energy dependence on Russia this week, Moscow’s most...

    10. November 20, 2013

      Russian groups buy Eni’s stake in Severenergia

      Gazprom Neft, the oil arm of Russia’s state gas group, and the country’s largest private gas producer Novatek, have agreed...

    11. October 4, 2013

      Netherlands takes legal action to free Greenpeace activists

      The Netherlands said on Friday it had launched legal action against Russia to secure the release of Greenpeace activists...

    12. beyondbrics

      October 2, 2013

      Another oil major pulls out of Venezuela

      The revolving door at Venezuela’s oil sector continued to spin on Wednesday after Lukoil, Russia’s second largest oil...

    13. September 25, 2013

      Russian energy: Frozen assets

      The Soviets went to great lengths to try to extract their vast reserves of unconventional oil. In the far north of Russia,...

    14. June 27, 2013

      Russia’s eastern energy pivot has limits

      Russia’s coat of arms famously features a two-headed eagle looking simultaneously west and east. At the St Petersburg...

    15. April 23, 2013

      Greece in talks to sell OPAP stake

      Greece’s privatisation agency, Taiped, has begun negotiations with a Greek-Czech partnership to raise its €622m offer for...

    16. April 11, 2013

      Inside Business: Hungary a nightmare for foreign groups

      Hungary has made headlines recently for constitutional changes that critics say could weaken democracy. For investors,...

    17. April 10, 2013

      Conoco puts Arctic drilling plans on ice

      US oil major ConocoPhillips has said it is putting its offshore Arctic drilling plans on hold due to regulatory uncertainty,...

    18. April 5, 2013

      Shell set for tie-up with Gazprom unit

      Royal Dutch Shell and Gazprom Neft are to sign a deal to jointly develop some of Russia’s vast Arctic oil and gas resources,...

    19. March 31, 2013

      ‘Red Lenin’ leads Russia’s oil revolution

      To find the cradle of Russia’s coming oil revolution, look no further than “Red Lenin”. This is the name of the oilfield in...

    20. March 31, 2013

      Russia gears up for shale boom

      Russia is gearing up for an oil boom on the same scale as the US, as the techniques that sparked the shale revolution are...

    21. March 23, 2013

      Exiled oligarch Berezovsky found dead

      Boris Berezovsky, the exiled Russian tycoon once known as the “Godfather of the Kremlin”, has been found dead at his home in...

    22. March 17, 2013

      Iraq’s appeal wanes for oil majors

      When Iraq held its first postwar oil licensing round in June 2009, groups like ExxonMobil, Royal Dutch Shell and BP flocked...

    23. February 8, 2013

      Gazprom sets aside $4.7bn for rebates

      Gazprom is setting aside $4.7bn to cover potential price rebates to European customers this year, reflecting the pressure on...

    24. January 17, 2013

      Gazprom doubles profits on forex gains

      Russia’s Gazprom doubled its net profit in the third quarter on the back of foreign exchange gains. But questions loom over...

    25. beyondbrics

      December 6, 2012

      Rosneft $3bn bond caps record year

      Last week’s $3bn Rosneft eurobond caps a strong year for Russian corporates which have so far raised $14.8bn from the...

    26. November 12, 2012

      Shale surge poses threat to Gazprom

      When Gazprom last month finally launched its new flagship project, the Bovanenkovo gasfield far above the Arctic Circle, it...

    27. October 23, 2012

      Deals that turned wheel of fortune for Rosneft

      Just eight years ago, Rosneft was the runt of the Russian oil business, the eighth-biggest producer holding the remaining...

    28. October 18, 2012

      Kremlin steals a march on oil industry

      Rosneft’s bid to buy out BP’s 50 per cent stake in TNK-BP puts Igor Sechin at the centre of a Kremlin consolidation that...

    29. October 12, 2012

      Berezovsky to pay £35m of rival’s costs

      Boris Berezovsky, the Russian oligarch who in August lost his $6.5bn claim against Roman Abramovich, the owner of Chelsea...

    30. beyondbrics

      August 23, 2012

      Watch out St Petersburg, here comes Gazprom (again)

      The people of Saint Petersburg like to flaunt their cultural superiority over Muscovites whom they say are venal and...

    31. July 8, 2012

      Warring oligarchs take case to High Court

      The meteoric rise of aluminium billionaire Oleg Deripaska from humble beginnings to one of Russia’s richest men is set to...

    32. March 27, 2012

      Shuvalov case raises cronyism questions

      When Igor Shuvalov, Russia’s first deputy prime minister, declared that his wife had earned an income of $10.9m in 2008, he...

    33. beyondbrics

      March 23, 2012

      Lukoil: looking over its shoulder

      Russia’s ministry of natural resources fired a shot across the bows of Lukoil on Friday, warning that the Russian oil major...

    34. beyondbrics

      March 13, 2012

      Rusal: another falling out of oligarchs

      embed1 Russian oligarchs make uneasy partners – both for each other and for other shareholders. The falling out at Rusal,...

    35. February 23, 2012

      A windfall tax will not lift Russian business confidence

      A decade-and-a-half after the event, Russia’s 1995 loans-for-shares auctions are seen as the original sin of Russian...

    36. December 14, 2011

      EU seeks Russian roubles to fight crisis

      The European Union will use a summit meeting with Russia on Thursday to try to garner a commitment from Moscow to give more...

    37. November 21, 2011

      A Russian epic for the box office, not a court in England

      If the law were a branch of the entertainment industry, the English legal system would be entitled to give itself a standing...

    38. November 10, 2011

      Abramovich says he needed protection

      Roman Abramovich told the High Court on Thursday that it would have been “impossible to keep hold” of Sibneft without both...

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