Articles by Dmitri Zhdannikov



Energy to Remain Sticking Point Despite New Ukraine Leadership

  • 09 February 10
  • Reuters

Although Viktor Yanukovych's Party of the Regions is allied to the Kremlin's United Russia party, Yanukovych has already indicated that he wants to cut Moscow's gas prices and increase the amount of Russian gas sent through his country.

Transneft Chief: Build More Refineries, Export Less Crude

  • 31 January 06
  • Reuters
Russia should cut exports of crude oil, probably by as much as 50 percent, and build new refineries and petrochemical plants to boost exports of finished products, the country's oil export chief said in an interview.

Transneft Plays the Power Game

  • 31 July 01
  • Reuters
Transneft has begun to exercise its power, although it faces a rival in the Caspian, analysts say.