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January 24, 2003
Alfa Group Consortium

SIBNEFT AND TNK BECAME OWNERS OF SLAVNEFT OFFICIALLY

On January 21, Slavneft became property of Invest-Oil representing the interests of Sibneft and TNK officially. On December 18, Invest-Oil won the privatization auction and received the right to buy out 74.95% of Slavneft shares for $1.86 billion. According to the terms of the auction, the new...

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January 15, 2003
Alfa Group Consortium

TNK WINS TENDER TO MANAGE ROSPAN INDEPENDENT GAS PRODUCER

Russian oil major Tyumen Oil Company has won a tender to manage independent Russian gas producer Rospan International, TNK and oil major Yukos said in a statement Tuesday. The bids were considered based on suggested net cash inflows, which stood at U.S. $741 million in a TNK-prepared business...

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December 24, 2002
VimpelCom Ltd.

VimpelCom announces the acquisition of a GSM license holder

Moscow and New York (December 24, 2002) - Open Joint Stock Company "Vimpel-Communications" ("VimpelCom" or the "Company") (NYSE: VIP) today announced it has completed the acquisition of "Vostok-Zapad Telecom", a limited liability company which holds a GSM license for the Ural super-region of...

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December 09, 2002
VimpelCom Ltd.

VimpelCom launches new corporate website

Moscow (December 9, 2002) - Open Joint Stock Company "Vimpel-Communications" ("VimpelCom") (NYSE: VIP), a leading provider of wireless telecommunications services in Russia, today announced the launch of its new corporate website designed to serve the needs of the investment community....

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