Aug 3 (Reuters) - Russian energy giant Gazprom
will receive 50% of a new Russian entity replacing the Sakhalin
Energy liquified natural gas (LNG) project, TASS news agency
reported on Wednesday.
Japanese trading houses Mitsui & Co and Mitsubishi
Corp on Tuesday cut the value of their stakes in the
Sakhalin-2 LNG project in Russia by 217.7 billion yen after Moscow's move to seize control of the project.
(Reporting by Reuters
Editing by David Goodman