Transpetrol attracts only two bids

A commission for the sale of a 49% stake in pipelines firm Transpetrol on November 30 received only two binding offers, from Slovak refiner Slovnaft and Russian firm Yukos. Other interested parties, including the US Texaco, were reportedly scared off by a complicated legal battle involving Transpetrol.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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