KyivPost

European Commission holding intensive negotiations with Moscow on Gazprom

Print version
Sept. 18, 2012, 9:51 a.m. | Russia and former Soviet Union — by Interfax-Ukraine

The European Commission is holding intensive negotiations with Russia in order to find a resolution to the dispute between the European Union and gas giant Gazprom.
© AFP

Brussels - The European Commission is holding intensive negotiations with Russia in order to find a resolution to the dispute between the European Union and gas giant Gazprom, EU Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger said on Monday.

"I believe these controversial issues can be cleared up, I believe it is possible we find compromises," Oettinger said at a meeting of EU energy ministers in Nicosia, Cyprus.

The EC recently launched an antitrust investigation against Gazprom.

The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively public debate through the Disqus system. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. The Kyiv Post will ban flagrant violators. If you think that a comment or commentator should be banned, please flag the offending material.
comments powered by Disqus

KyivPost

© 1995–2014 Public Media

Web links to Kyiv Post material are allowed provided that they contain a URL hyperlink to the www.kyivpost.com material and a maximum 500-character extract of the story. Otherwise, all materials contained on this site are protected by copyright law and may not be reproduced without the prior written permission of Public Media at news@kyivpost.com
All information of the Interfax-Ukraine news agency placed on this web site is designed for internal use only. Its reproduction or distribution in any form is prohibited without a written permission of Interfax-Ukraine.