Putin approved the start of design and survey works for the

on Friday during a meeting with the head of the company Alexey Miller, the head of state asked in what is now the state of work on the connection of Eastern Siberia and the European part.

What will happen to gas prices due to coronavirus and cheap oil.

According to Miller conducted pre-feasibility analysis, which gave a positive response that the connection of the two parts of the pipeline reasonable and cost effective.

“Accordingly, please issue an instruction for transition to the pre-investment stage”, – said the head of “Gazprom” to the President.

“Well, of course. Agreed,” – said Vladimir Putin.