Russia Oil and Gas, Mineral Extraction
Alrosa on sales
Nowadays Russia prepares to privatize the shareholdings in several companies including Alrosa AK. Despite the plan to offer a large shareholding of 10.9% in the company to the market, the stocks’ rates will be under the pressure in the near time. The investors should not await their considerable growth in this year, the market analysts and experts think.
Russia may decide to terminate the supply of coal to the Ukraine in response to the energy blockade of the Crimea. This was stated by the Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak today.
"Maybe in this situation we should take a similar decision on the termination of coal supply by our commercial organizations that supply coal to Ukrainian power plants," - said the Minister.