RAMBOUILLET, France Nov 27 French oil group
Total (TOTF.PA) is transferring a 10 percent stake in the
Kharyaga oil field to Russian state oil company Zarubezhneft,
Chief Executive Christophe de Margerie said on Friday.
Norway's Statoil (STL.OL) is also cutting its stake by 10
percent, leaving it with a 30 percent stake, Total said.
De Margerie also said Total would partner Russian energy
group Novatec in developing the Yamal field.
(Reporting by Muriel Boselli; Writing by James Mackenzie;
Editing by James Regan)
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