Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin met with OAO Novolipetsk Steel Chairman Vladimir Lisin today and asked him about steel and port projects that the company’s investing in, according to the government.
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Billionaire Vladimir Lisin, who agreed to pay $4 billion for 75 percent of OAO Freight One in October, may replace the company’s chief executive officer once the deal is completed, Kommersant reported.
Russian billionaire Vladimir Lisin’s OAO Freight One is studying the possible acquisition of a transportation unit of London-listed steelmaker Evraz Plc, spokesman Dmitry Baukov said by phone from Moscow.