Pipelines, Storage & Power

Serbia to give South Stream national status

Serbia plans to assign national status to the construction of the Serbian section of the South Stream gas pipeline this month, the country's Finance Minister Mlađan Dinkić told the press after a meeting with Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov on Friday.
By Julia Rakhvalova 11 January 2013 0 3579

Serbia plans to assign national status to the construction of the Serbian section of the South Stream gas pipeline this month, the country's Finance Minister Mlađan Dinkić told the press after a meeting with Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov on Friday.

"This will happen this month," Dinkić said. "The government has already written up a draft law associated with giving South Stream the status of a national project," he said.

After his government approves the bill, it will be sent to parliament for passage, Dinkić said.

Giving South...