For the Record

Rosneft Violates Monopoly Rules

The Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) has asked Rosneft to sell filling stations in four regions, saying that the company has exceeded the 50 percent market share threshold by between 5 and 20 percent, Interfax reported. (MT)

Total Ups Share in Novatek

Total E&P Arctic Russia, a subsidiary of the French oil major, has increased its stake in gas producer Novatek to 16 percent, Interfax reported.  (MT)