Publication: Monitor Volume: 3 Issue: 84

On April 28 Gazprom and the Turkish state pipeline company Botas signed a $13.5 billion deal for a 25 year supply of gas to Turkey. (RTR, April 28) A new 500 km pipeline will be laid under the Black Sea from Izobilnoe to the Turkish port of Samsun, and then extended 400 km to Ankara.

Housing Reform Gets under Way.