Lugansk Republic hands over body of observer killed in land mine blast to OSCEWorld April 24, 9:39
How Arctic residents adapt to global warmingScience & Space April 24, 9:32
Reconstruction of two Arctic airports to cost some $4.9 millionBusiness & Economy April 24, 8:54
Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen to face each other in runoffWorld April 24, 8:13
Danish defense minister accuses Russians of hacking into his staff’s emailsWorld April 24, 7:50
PROFILE: Emmanuel Macron poised to become France’s youngest presidentWorld April 24, 6:44
North Korea ready to carry out nuclear test at any time — expertsWorld April 24, 5:56
Swedish think tank puts Russia in world’s top three biggest defense spendersMilitary & Defense April 24, 4:35
Ukraine reconciliation meeting in Minsk postponed over OSCE car blastWorld April 24, 3:21
MOSCOW, May 27. /ITAR-TASS/. A draft law aimed at the expansion of exporters of liquefied natural gas (LNG) was submitted to the State Duma by deputy Valery Yazev.
Currently, the preferential right for LNG export is granted to the developers of federal-importance fields. As of January 1, 2013, a license for the use of such fields envisions construction of an LNG plant or delivery of natural gas extracted at these fields to the plant of the kind.
The draft law changes the date of license from January 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014, which makes it possible to increase the number of LNG exporters.
Therefore, the draft law will be effective for the Pechora LNG project on the purchase of the control stake, about which Rosneft achieved accord.