MOSCOW, February 13. /TASS/. The roadmap on cooperation in the oil and gas sphere between Russia and Syria provides for recovery and development of oil and gas fields in this Arab country and exploration, Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak said on Tuesday.
"We have signed a separate roadmap. We consider the power sector and the oil and gas industry. Recovery of fields and [development] of greenfields are the main points [for the oil and gas sector - TASS]," Novak said, without mentioning specific companies.
Russia and Syria signed a roadmap on cooperation in the energy sphere, implying restoration, upgrade and construction of power installations in Syria, the Russian Energy Ministry said earlier. The roadmap provides for phased implementation of strategic projects on restoration, upgrade and construction of power facilities in the territory of Syria, the ministry reported.