Russian Mineral Resource Projects: New Legal Developments

Anastasia Bogdanova | January 17, 2020
img0 There are some notable recent developments and pending initiatives in Russia’s subsoil use sphere as 2020 unfolds. Split licenses for hard-to-recover resource blocks. Russia’s subsoil use legislation was amended in December 2019 to allow the splitting of licenses for hard-to-recover resources. These amendments aim to stimulate technologies for extraction of hard-to-recover resources (primarily hydrocarbons). There ...