Sakhalin 1 arbitration deferred as Exxon seeks settlement

An arbitration hearing in Stockholm regarding the tax dispute between ExxonMobil and Russia over the Sakhalin 1 project has been deferred.
By Staff reporter 2 May 2017 0 25711

An arbitration hearing in Stockholm regarding the tax dispute between ExxonMobil and Russia over the Sakhalin 1 project has been deferred as both parties try to find a settlement out of court.

“Arbitration proceedings have been deferred several months. Both parties have made arrangements to continue discussions with the goal of settling unresolved issues out of court,” a representative of the Russian Finance Ministry told Interfax on Friday.

Exxon Neftegaz, an Exxon subsidiary and the operator of Sakhalin 1, has been trying since 2008 to secure a...

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