Russian economy minister says government ready to sell Bashneft stake this month


MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said on Monday that the government was ready to privatize a stake in the Bashneft oil firm this month, Russian news agencies reported.


Ulyukayev added that the investment consultant for Bashneft had recommended selling the Bashneft stake in one lot.


(Reporting by Alexander Winning; Editing by Adrian Croft)