Fridman to sell North Sea gas fields under pressure from UK

Fridman to sell North Sea gas fields: Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman has told  The Financial Times that he…

BP buys 12% stake in Trans-Anatolian Pipeline

BP has agreed to buy a 12% stake in the consortium responsible for construction of the…

BBS Singapore firm to invest $2.7bn into infrastructure projects in Russia’s Far East

BBS Singapore: In a deal agreed at the  Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum on Sunday, Baoli Bitumina Singapore (BBS), a subsidiary of…

Fridman threatens to sue UK over North Sea oil fields

Fridman threatens to sue UK: Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman has gone ahead with the acquisition of…

North Sea oilfields sale to Russian oligarchs under threat from UK

North Sea oilfields sale: The UK government is threatening to block the sale of 12 North Sea oil…

Almatay Ring Road comes to London looking for investors

Almatay Ring Road: Kazakhstan’s Economic Minister  Yerbolat Dossayev came to London this week at the head…

Kazakh educational robot woos London investment community

Kazakh educational robot: Indybo a start-up company that seeks to teach children the fundamentals of electronics and programming through…

RT launches UK channel and looks at German and French versions

RT,  the state-run TV broadcast channel formerly known as Russia Today,  has launched a London-based news…

UK energy bills set to rise if Russian gas supplies are disrupted

UK energy bills could rise significantly this winter if Russian gas supplies get disrupted, according to remarks…

Russia-UK gas pipeline scrapped by EU

Russia-UK gas pipeline: The EU has scrapped plans for a natural gas pipeline linking Russia to the UK. The pipeline, which…

Azerbaijan direct foreign investment up 7.9% for July

Azerbaijan direct foreign investment grew by 7.89% compared to July 2013. The UK held its position as the top investor…

Snoozebox football village proposed for World Cup

Snoozebox football village: World Cup organisers in Saransk have signed a preliminary deal with Britain’s Snoozebox company to build…

Orsu Metals JV buys licence to explore Kogodai gold field

Kogodai gold field: Kogodai Joint Venture, a Kazakh-UK joint venture and a subsidiary of the Orsu Metals…

Russian UK asset withdrawal accelerates after plane tragedy

Russian UK asset withdrawal: Several businessmen close to President Vladimir Putin have begun withdrawing their assets…

Kyrgyzstan-UK double taxation talks begin

Kyrgyzstan-UK double taxation: The governments of Kyrgyzstan and the UK have begun discussions over cooperation on double…

Tomsk Avia in talks with UK investors

Siberian carrier Tomsk Avia has held preliminary talks with the UK-based MX Group in an attempt…

UK investment in Azerbaijan outstrips the rest

UK investment in Azerbaijan: UK accounted for more than half of all inward investment into Azerbaijan…

Exillon Energy to be listed in Moscow

Exillon Energy, the UK company licensed to drill in the Komi Republic and the West Siberian…