October 6, 2016 / 6:06 PM / 10 months ago

Russia's Rosneft considering buying its own shares from Rosneftegaz: Interfax

The logo of Russia's Rosneft oil company is pictured at the central processing facility of the Rosneft-owned Priobskoye oil field outside the West Siberian city of Nefteyugansk, Russia, August 4, 2016.Sergei Karpukhin

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian oil company Rosneft is considering buying its own shares from the Rosneftegaz state holding company, Interfax reported Rosneft's spokesman as saying on Thursday.

The Russian government plans to sell a 19.5 percent stake in Rosneft this year using shares owned by Rosneftegaz.

Reporting by Alexander Winning; Editing by David Goodman

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