MOSCOW, January 25. /TASS/. MOSCOW, January 25. /TASS/. Russia’s President Vladimir Putin thanked the investors who participated in privatization of Rosneft for their trust and assured them that their businesses will successfully develop in Russia.
"Let me congratulate you on the completion of acquiring 19.5% in our leading oil company Rosneft. I would like to thank you for your trust, for your decision," Putin said.
"I want to express my confidence that your business in Russia will develop and will develop successfully," he added.
"After completion of the transaction the company’s value increased by 18%, so you have already made profit," the Russian president said at a meeting with investors.
He pointed at the fact that the participants of privatization of Rosneft plan to expand their cooperation with this company.