Russian Gas Headed To China Under New Deal

Law360, New York (October 13, 2009, 4:05 PM EDT) -- Russia and China reportedly agreed Tuesday to a deal that would have Russia's Gazprom send natural gas to China National Petroleum Corp., though the two sides have not yet settled on a price or signed a contract.

The two countries inked a framework agreement along with several other trade and military agreements during Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's state visit with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao in Beijing, the Associated Press reported Tuesday.

Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller said the agreement would send roughly 2.4 trillion cubic feet of...
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