Jan. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Sintez Group, a closely-held Russian energy company, reaffirmed its “strong interest” in Greek gas supplier Depa and gas grid operator Desfa.
Sintez will now study the assets further before making a “comprehensive binding offer,” the Moscow-based company said today in an e-mailed statement.
OJSC Negusneft, a subsidiary of Sintez, was yesterday given approval to proceed to the final stage of the sale by the Athens-based Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund.
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