The Kremlin’s help to indebted Rosneft

The Kremlin’s help to indebted Rosneft

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 25 April 2018 The Kremlin’s help to indebted Rosneft Rosneft gained another monopoly for fuel supplies to the state project or institution. This time it is about Roscosmos and its rockets. Igor Sechin’s company also services on an exclusive...
New Term, Same Energy Policy

New Term, Same Energy Policy

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 24 April 2018 New Term, Same Energy Policy Vladimir Putin managed to win the presidential election mostly thanks to his announcement that he would continue and maintain the current political course. During his next term, one may expect that...
Medvedev Pacified

Medvedev Pacified

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 14 April 2018 Medvedev Pacified A current PM would probably remain in function but his political influences would be much smaller. If earlier any political camp focused around Dmitry Medvedev existed, now it is a thing of the past. In last days,...
War Over Russia’s Strategic Oil Port

War Over Russia’s Strategic Oil Port

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 31 March 2018 War Over Russia’s Strategic Oil Port Arresting the Magomedov brothers may be perceived as the revenge of the Rosneft CEO, Igor Sechin, who could have done it for two main reasons. First, he may have been some economic ones as...
Sechin wants another „gift”

Sechin wants another „gift”

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 13 March 2018 Sechin wants another „gift” An increase in fiscal burden, a fall of world oil prices and effects of sanctions from the West have a negative influence of the Russian oil sector. The situation has became so severe that the discussions...
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