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Engaging Russia: Energy Could Still Be the Answer

Macha Levinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Macha Levinson

Russia needs Western know-how and financing to exploit its vast energy resources. And the US needs new energy suppliers until country is effectively weaned off foreign oil.

Russis, Ukraine Agree To Gas Deal

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Russian and Ukrainian prime ministers have struck a deal to resume Russian natural gas exports to Europe via Ukraine as soon as Tuesday. Vladim...

European Gas Crisis Spurs International Summit In Moscow | By Nadia Popova | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Dmitry Medvedev will host an international summit to discuss the stability of gas supplies to Europe in Moscow on Saturday and the Foreign M...

Gazprom, Russia's Largest Company, Acts More Like A Government | Miriam Elder | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW -- It maintains a private army, employs a half million people and runs entire cities around Russia. Now, the power of Gazprom has struck Euro...

Gazprom Crisis: Russia Says Ukraine Has Blocked Gas To Europe

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Russian gas giant Gazprom says Ukraine has blocked gas deliveries to Europe, dashing hopes of ending a row which has hit several countries' supplies. ...

Gazprom: Ukraine Signs Gas-Monitoring Deal

AP | MARIA DANILOVA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KIEV, Ukraine — Russia's state gas monopoly has promised to resume shipping Europe-bound gas through Ukraine on Tuesday morning, nearly a week a...

Gazprom Promises To Restore Gas To Europe (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Gazprom pledged to restore gas to Europe on Thursday, on the condition that international monitors check supply flows in Ukraine, reports Spiegel. Thi...

Russia Turns Off European Gas Supplies Sparking Fears Of New Cold War

The Independent | Daniel McLaughlin in Budapest and Vanessa Mock in Brussels | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Fears of a deep chill spread across Europe yesterday after a row between Russia and Ukraine over gas prices cut supplies to the rest of the continent ...

Natural Gas Shortages Hit European Countries As Russian-Ukraine Dispute Continues

Times Online | David Charter | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Gas supplies from Russia to Europe plummeted overnight with four countries reporting a complete halt as the dispute between Moscow and Ukraine over pa...

Gas War Prompts Crisis Talks In Brussels

The Independent | David Randall | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The gas dispute between Russia and Ukraine was causing widespread collateral damage in Europe yesterday, as supplies were disrupted to at least seven ...

Russia Cuts All Gas Supplies To Ukraine

AP | LYNN BERRY and MARIA DANILOVA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MOSCOW — Russia made good on its threat to cut off all natural gas supplies to Ukraine on Thursday _ but the two uneasy neighbors took great pai...

Russia Set To Stop Gas Shipments to Ukraine

New York Times | ANDREW E. KRAMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Negotiations over gas prices between Russia and Ukraine unraveled Wednesday and executives at Gazprom, the Russian natural gas monopoly, said they wer...

Russia's Once Mighty Oil Giant Gazprom Buried In Debt, Seeking Government Bailout

New York Times | ANDREW E. KRAMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A year ago, Gazprom, the Russian natural gas monopoly, aspired to be the largest corporation in the world. Buoyed by high oil prices and political bac...

Russians in Georgia, Chavez in Moscow, Gas Panic In Atlanta Georgia. Whodunit??

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

The more vulnerable we feel, the more self-assured and bombastic Chavez and his Russian friends become.

High Oil Prices: Is That The 800 Pound Russian Bear Dancing In The Trading Pits

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

The price of oil has done for Russia what the cold war Kremlin was unable to achieve with all its missiles, tanks and mind numbing divisions of men and armor.

CEO Of World's Largest Energy Company Predicts Oil Will Hit $250 A Barrel

Independent UK | Danny Fortson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The chief executive of the world's largest energy company has issued the most dire warning yet about the soaring the price of oil, predicting that it ...