ST. PETERSBURG, May 24, 13:48 /ITAR-TASS/. Russian and foreign energy companies cooperate in harmony on the Russian market, the government heeds their recommendations, Russian president Vladimir Putin told the meeting of senior executives in the energy sector on Saturday.
“Relations between energy companies and the authorities are quite harmonious,” he said adding Russia did not draw any line between Russian and foreign businesses. “You are all members of one energy family.”
The Russian authorities always heeded business’s recommendations and wishes as to how to streamline the Russian law, administrative procedures and tax burden, Putin said.