Source: “Rosneft” is not going to participate in the privatization of “Bashneft”

Source: “Rosneft” is not going to participate in the privatization of “Bashneft”


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.