http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Burisma Group deploys most powerful drilling rig in Ukraine http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/22/burisma-group-deploys-most-powerful-drilling-rig-in-ukraine Burisma Group, an international energy group with assets in Ukraine, purchased a U.S. drilling rig SK 3000 with load capacity of 680 tonnes. The 3,000-HP drilling rig, produced by Service King Manufacturing, Inc., was brought into operation in May 2017 at the well No. 6 of the Vodyanovske field (Kharkiv region). Cub Energy spuds M-23 well in eastern Ukraine http://www.worldoil.com/news/2016/8/8/cub-energy-spuds-m-23-well-in-eastern-ukraine Cub Energy Inc. has announced that KUB-Gas LLC--Cub’s 35%-owned subsidiary, which owns and operates the eastern Ukraine licenses--has commenced drilling of the Makeevskoye-23 well. Russia, Ukraine gas agreement warms Europe amid widening glut http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/9/28/russia-ukraine-gas-agreement-warms-europe-amid-widening-glut Ukraine, a dominant gas transit hub, reached a supply agreement Friday with Russia, the European Union’s largest outside supplier of the fuel. Ukraine halts Russian gas purchases as talks on deal fail http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/7/01/ukraine-halts-russian-gas-purchases-as-talks-on-deal-fail Ukraine halted purchases of Russian natural gas after its bigger neighbor took away most of a price discount and declined to sign a three-way accord with the European Union through the winter heating season. Russia-Ukraine gas talks set to focus on price as EU seeks deal http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/6/30/russia-ukraine-gas-talks-set-to-focus-on-price-as-eu-seeks-deal Russia and Ukraine were poised to wrangle over natural-gas prices at talks brokered by the European Union, which seeks to secure an agreement on supplies of the fuel through at least next winter.