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04.04.2014 BP appoints new vice president for Azerbaijan’s Shah Deniz

BP announced on April 3 the appointment of Joe Murphy as Vice President Southern Corridor for Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey (AGT) Region, according to a message from the company, Trend has reported.

03.04.2014 Poland interested in Azerbaijani energy resources, processing

Europe should take into account Azerbaijan's potential in accordance with the new policy on ensuring security of supply of energy resources, the Polish Deputy Prime Minister, Economy Minister, Janusz Piechociński said, Trend reported on April 2.

03.04.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR to continue developing business in Ukraine

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) intends to continue developing its business in Ukraine, despite unstable political and economic situation in this country, SOCAR office in Ukraine told Trend on April 2.

03.04.2014 US wants more gas from Azerbaijan

The United States and the EU have a lot of work to do in order to diversify their energy supplies, and getting more gas from Azerbaijan is today's agenda, US Secretary of State John Kerry said at the U.S.-EU Energy Council Meeting in Brussels on April 2, Trend has report

02.04.2014 Azerbaijan switches to Euro-4 fuel standard

From 1 April, Azerbaijan began applying ecological standard Euro-4 to imported and manufactured vehicles, has reported.

01.04.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR begins drilling new exploration well in Nakhichvan

SOCAR has begun to drill a new exploration well at the Nekhrem salt field in Nakhichvan. The projected depth of the new well No 4 at Tumbul block is 580 meters, said SOCAR.

01.04.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR to set up new platform in Caspian Sea

Azerbaijan's state energy company SOCAR is planning to set up a new platform at the Darwin Bank field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, Azernews reported on March 31.

31.03.2014 Georgia, Azerbaijan discuss pipeline protection

Georgian and Azerbaijani side discussed the issue of pipeline protection, Trend reported on March 29.

27.03.2014 Turkish Turcas Petrol to sell share in Star refinery

Turkish Turcas Petrol Company, the participant of the Star oil refinery of Azerbaijan's state energy company SOCAR, started negotiations on selling its share in the project, Azernews reported on March 26.

25.03.2014 Oil, gas account for 95% of Azerbaijan’s export in 2013

Azerbaijan exported around $30.7 billion worth of oil and oil products in 2013 or 5.6 percent less compared to 2012, according to the balance of payments published by the country's Central Bank, Trend reported on March 25.