Aeroflot, whose shares rose by 1.6% to 0941 GMT, said its net profit in the third quarter was 11.6 billion roubles ($155 million) compared to a loss of 21.14 billion roubles a year ago. Aeroflot's domestic traffic has grown as Russia refrained from imposing a complete lockdown during a new wave of infections.
Russian energy giant Rosneft and U.S. oil and gas major ExxonMobil have signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation with an aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, Rosneft said on Wednesday. Rosneft said earlier on Wednesday it had signed a similar deal with Norway's Equinor. Rosneft and ExxonMobil will consider the prospects for new projects initially focused on carbon capture, utilisation and storage and the development of lower-carbon fuels, such as hydrogen and ammonia, the Russian company said.
Despite growing demand fears due to new outbreaks of covid across Asia, oil prices have remained resilient this week