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24.03.2014 Uzbek gas detector manufacturer to create JV with Azerbaijan

The Uzbek Scientific-Production Enterprise Maroqand-MSM, specializing in the production of natural gas leakage detectors, is interested in establishing a joint production with Azerbaijani entrepreneurs, Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) said

24.03.2014 Ukraine’s Frunze plant to supply equipment for Turkmen gas field

Sumy Frunze Machine-Building Science and Production Association joint stock company (Ukraine) has signed a contract for the supply of equipment with Petro Gas LLP (Great Britain), Trend reported on March 21.

21.03.2014 Tethys says second shallow gas well successful in Kazakhstan

Tethys (TSX:TPL) (LSE:TPL), the oil and gas exploration and production company focused on Central Asia and the Caspian Region, announced on March 20 the success of Well AKK18, the second shallow gas exploration well of its 2014 programme.

21.03.2014 Uzbekistan increases natural gas tariffs for households

The tariffs for natural gas supplied to the population will be increased by 8.9 percent in Uzbekistan on April 1, Uzbekneftegaz National Holding Company has said, Trend reported on March 21.

21.03.2014 GE invited to monitor Turkmen refinery

The Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries will conclude a contract to carry out a monitoring surveillance plan with General Electric International Inc.

20.03.2014 Kazakhstan’s KazMunayGas wins environmental damage dispute

KazMunaiGas Exploration Production (“the Company”) announced on March 19 that the Specialized Administrative Court in Aktau of Mangistau region (“the Court”) has ruled that the Act on inspection results of the Department of Ecology of Mangistau Region (“Department of Eco

19.03.2014 Kazakhstan's KazMunayGas to set up machine-building JVs

KazMunayGas (KMG) may set up machine-building JVs to work for Kazakhstan’s oil and gas sector, KMG’s director for business support Serik Keulimzhayev said on March 18.

18.03.2014 Rompetrol renamed KazMunayGas International

The board of directors of the Rompetrol Group N.V. has decided to change the company's name to 'KazMunayGas International N.V.', the press service of Kazakh national oil and gas company KazMunayGas (KMG) said on March 17, Trend has reported.

18.03.2014 Chinese CNPC head meets with Turkmengaz head

On March 17, CNPC Chairman Zhou Jiping met with visiting Chairman of Turkmengaz State Concern Charymuhammet Khommadov in Beijing, CNPC’s press office said on March 18.

17.03.2014 Kazakhstan to test water-alternating gas injection at Kalamkas

MangistauMunayGas is going to test the water-alternating gas injection technology at its Kalamkas deposit, KazNIPIMunayGas has said in a presentation on oil production at old deposits.