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The II Ministerial Gas Forum organized by the International Gas Union (IGU) and International Energy Forum (IEF) has been held in Doha.

Following the meeting, IGU and IEF issued a joint declaration in which it was particularly noted that long-term contracts pegged to the price of petroleum “basket” will continue to be the main mechanism for trade in natural gas.

Gazprom and Shell agree to deepen cooperation

Nord Stream Phase II Financing Update

Nord Stream is pleased to confirm that following the recent publication of an Request For Proposal to banks for Phase II project financing, the level of interest is very high with initial subscription levels of more than EUR 4 billion, which means more than 50% oversubscription.

Gazprom and Transgaz S.A. complete feasibility study on Romanian section of South Stream gas pipeline

Coordinating Council meeting between Gazprom and E.ON Ruhrgas AG held

Shtokman Development AG Board of Directors discussed the progress of arrangements for making the Final Investment Decision on the Shtokman Project Phase 1

During the meeting held in Zurich JSC Shtokman Development AG Board of Directors discussed key issues with regard to preparatory arrangements for making the Final Investment Decision (FID) on the Start-Up Pipeline Gas Supply Complex and the LNG Complex.

Board of Directors addresses action plan to consolidate Gazprom’s positions abroad

Board of Directors approves Investment Program, Budget and Cost Reduction Program for 2011

10 YEARS MILESTONE IN THE RUSSIA – EUROPEAN UNION ENERGY DIALOGUE

The demand for natural gas in the EU countries will grow against a decline in the local production, said Deputy Chairman of Gazprom’s Management Committee, Director General of Gazprom Export, Alexander Medvedev in his Brussels’ speech dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the Russia-EU energy dialogue

South stream can be built 4 months earlier than the expected date

“We planned to complete the South Stream gas pipeline construction by 31 December 2015. We can get ahead of this month by four”- said Alexey Miller, Chairman of Gazprom Management Committee.

Gazprom has a contract till 2030 to supply Europe with 4.3 trillion cubic meters of gas

The Chairman of Gazprom Management Committee, Alexey Miller, has stated that the European market for Russian gas will not be narrowed.

OPAL gas pipeline reaches the Czech Republic

It took constructors about a year to bring the OPAL pipeline - Nord Stream eastern overland off-take - to the border of Germany and the Czech Republic.

ALEXANDER MEDVEDEV ON MEGAPROJECTS AS THE BACKBONE OF ENERGY SECURITY

Gas industry is gradually overcoming serious problems resulting from the global economic and financial crisis, which led to a slump or stagnation in the industrial production and consumption of natural gas in most countries, Deputy Chairman of Gazprom Management Board, Director General of Gazprom Export Alexander Medvedev said at the Gas of Russia–2010 Conference held in Moscow.

Alexey Miller and Darja Radic stand for promoting long-term energy cooperation between Russia and Slovenia

Rapid progress on South Stream project

Gazprom and Transgaz S.A. discuss progress with feasibility study for Romanian section of South Stream gas pipeline

Gazprom and Bulgarian Energy Holding set to select contractor to perform Feasibility Study for Bulgarian section of South Stream gas pipeline

Alexey Miller holds talks with European Commissioner for Energy Guenther Oettinger