Ukraine: Eni opens two Gazprombank accounts for gas payments-English

(ANSA)-May 17 Rome-Italian fuel giant Eni announced on Tuesday that it will open two Gazprombank accounts to pay for Russian gas.

The Oil Colossus said it had opened two current accounts named Z as a precautionary measure to comply with the new Russian payment process in the light of “imminent” payment deadlines.

The move has agreed with an Italian agency, respecting international sanctions for Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine, “in the context of ongoing consultation with Gazprom Export” and “bearing the final costs and risks associated with different methods”. I will do it. ” Of payment. Gas payments will continue to be in euros, not in the rubles requested by Russia, Mr. Anyi said.

Photo: CEO Claudio Descalzi (ANSA).

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