Most probably, the Russian Economy Ministry will discuss the time schedule and methods of privatizing the state stake of shares in LUKoil at a meeting with the Russian Prime Minister this week, Economy Minister German Gref told journalists. The ministry has already determined the time schedule and the methods, he stressed. However, he refused to go into detail.
According to Gref, the state stake is likely to be privatized this year.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said