FRANKFURT/BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's economy ministry will approve the sale of utility RWE's oil and gas unit DEA to a Russian investor despite tensions between Russia and the West over the Ukraine crisis, two people familiar with the matter said.
FRANKFURT/BERLIN, Aug 22 (Reuters) - Germany's economy ministry will approve the sale of utility RWE's oil and gas unit DEA to a Russian investor despite tensions between Russia and the West over the Ukraine crisis, two people familiar with the matter said.
it is seeking a way to export the excess, and shipping it to Egypt would be faster than building LNG plants; the Russia- Ukraine crisis has made energy security a top priority for Europe, which will be scrutinizing all potential energy sources. Post
continue flowing toward the U.S., pressuring Treasury yields down as quantitative easing draws to an end. Tensions from Ukraine to Iraq have added to a flight-to-quality trade, boosting demand for U.S. Treasuries. With the size of incremental
budget , from which the CIA and the NSA draw their funding. Combining the rise in global crisis points from Afghanistan to Ukraine and the Chinese-Japanese border -- and the increased international cooperation in responding to these Complete Story »
PRAGUE, Aug 18 (Reuters) - The European Union should stick to targeted sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis despite Moscow responding with sanctions that are hurting Europe's economy,...
VIENNA, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Combat in eastern Ukraine could force Raiffeisen Bank International to increase its extra provisioning costs for the crisis in that country from 250 million euros ($331.7...
* Moscow says wants to avert "humanitarian catastrophe" (Adds details, background)
two tankers during the 2014 ice-free season. Meanwhile, Gazprom says Ukraine 's outstanding debt for gas supplies stood at $5.3B as of Aug. 1 and calls on Ukraine 's government to ensure that gas continues to transit without disruption
ATHENS, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Greece has asked the European Commission to set up a backup plan to ensure liquefied natural gas (LNG) is available for Balkan countries in the event of potential disruptions to Russian gas supplies stemming from the crisis in Ukraine .