Russia considers privatisation of Transneft, Russian Railways, Aeroflot and other state icons


State-run energy and transportation giants Transneft, Russian Railways, Aeroflot, Rosseti and Rushydro should all be part of the 2020-2022 national privatization program, a Russian finance ministry official said on Wednesday, according to Reuters.

The ministry would like the government’s stakes in these companies to be reduced to 50% plus one share, Deputy Finance...