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Transelectrica Bucharest and Transgaz Medias, officially transferred to the Ministry of Finance


The Government yesterday approved the draft ordinance on transferring Transelectrica (BSE: TEL) and Transgaz (BSE: TGN), the national electricity and gas transporters, from the Ministry of Economy to the Ministry of Finance, official sources stated. Bursa newspaper exclusively published on January 11th the information about the transfer of the national electricity and gas transporters. In the substantiation note of the regulatory document, the authorities show that, under Directive 2000/72/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council from July 13th 2009 on the common rules for the internal electricity market it was regulated the obligation to actually separate the production or supply activities from the transmission and system activities.