Monday, January 26, 2009
Antitrust watchdog fines Gazprom
RBC, 26.01.2009, Moscow 16:51:46 – Russia's Federal Anti-Monopoly Service has fined Gazprom RUB 157.7m (approx. USD 4.79m) for creating economic and technological obstacles that prevented Trans Nafta from accessing the market of natural gas supply and transit to Tatarstan, the service's press office reported today. The Russian gas monopoly was also accused of discriminating against Trans Nafta in favor of other companies providing gas supply and transit to the republic, including those affiliated with Gazprom.