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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

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Novolipetsk Steel said Thursday that it agreed to pay Duferco Group $600 million for its half of their Steel Invest & Finance venture, which controls seven rolling mills in Europe and the United States.

Gazprom plans to start exploration for natural gas in Bangladesh this year as the Asian country aims to expand output to meet rising demand, its Gazprom International unit said in an e-mailed statement after managing director Valery Gulev visited Bangladesh on Wednesday.