Rosneft, sees no risks for the revision of the deal to buy a controlling stake of “Bashneft” because of the detention of the Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev on suspicion in bribe extortion in especially grannom size. About TASS reported the press Secretary of “Rosneft” Mikhail Leontyev.
“The deal made with huge premium. Do not see any risks to the transaction, the transaction is absolutely correct. No risks there,” he said.
Two well-informed source TASS also state that the detention of the speaker does not question the deal for the privatization of “Bashneft”. “The deal itself is not in doubt,” said one of them.
The second interviewee was advised to separate the two issues — the privatization of “Bashneft” and the accusations that sound to the speaker. “It does not say that the sale of the shares, this privatization may be revised,” he said.