To participate in the privatization of “Bashneft” has some real contenders, but the rumors that the company is going to buy “Rosneft”, is wrong, said a senior Federal official.
MOSCOW, 18 Feb. Rosneft does not plan to participate in the privatization of Bashneft, the stake in the company there are several real contenders, told reporters high-ranking Federal official.
“There are some real contenders (for participation in the privatization of “Bashneft” — ed.). Does not claim “Rosneft” is like trying to say, it’s not there. Because someone started (rumour — ed.) that Sechin wants to buy more and “Bashneft”. I can say right away is not true,” he said.