20-Oct-2010 12:44 PM

Russian Government may sell minority stake in Aeroflot

Russia's Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin stated the Government may sell a minority stake in Aeroflot in 2011, under a USD50 billion state-owned asset sale programme (Reuters, 20-Oct-2010). The government intends to remain a majority owner and currently controls 51% of the carrier’s shares.