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25.06.2014 OEG Offshore Boosts International Reach with Caspian-Focused Acquisition

Leading cargo-carrying unit and A60 engineering cabin specialist OEG Offshore today announces the acquisition of OSCA Environmental Services Limited, significantly expanding its international reach in the Caspian region.

12.06.2014 Russia confirms plan to stimulate Caspian offshore hydrocarbon production

The Russian government has confirmed its Plan for the overall stimulation of hydrocarbon production on the Russian continental shelf in the Russian section of the Caspian Sea, the Russian Energy Ministry has reported.  The Plan was first presented in 2012, during a meeti

05.06.2014 TAP pipeline construction to begin next year

The construction work on the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) will start next year, TAP's Managing Director Kjetil Tungland said on June 4 at the 21st Caspian International Oil & Gas Exhibition in Baku, Azernews has reported.

04.06.2014 Azerbaijani president meets BP Chief Executive Officer

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received the Chief Executive Officer of BP, Robert Dudley, Trend reported on June 4.

04.06.2014 Southern Gas Corridor is EU’s top priority - official

The Southern Gas Corridor remains the top priority with regard to Europe's energy security and the European Union (EU) will keep supporting its implementation and expansion, Azernews reported on June 3, citing the head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, ambassador Malen

02.06.2014 Turkish TPAO ups stake in Shah Deniz project

Turkish Petroleum Corporation (TPAO) has increased its share in the project on development of Azerbaijan's giant Shah Deniz field in the Caspian Sea to 19 percent, Azernews said on May 30.

27.05.2014 Gazprom considers Lukoil participation in Eastern Gas Program

Russian gas monopoly Gazprom is considering various options of the oil company Lukoil’s participation in Gazprom’s Eastern Gas Program and gas exports to China, a source familiar with the negotiating process told ITAR-TASS on May 26.

19.05.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR starts exploratory drilling at Agburun-Deniz field

Azerbaijan's state energy company SOCAR has started exploratory drilling at the Agburun-Deniz offshore structure in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, Azernews reported on May 16.

15.05.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR commissions well in Caspian Sea after overhaul

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan has commissioned another well in the shallow part of "Guneshli" in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea after overhaul, Trend said on May 14.

30.04.2014 Oil production at Kazakhstan’s Kashagan to be resumed no earlier than 2015

The information about the final timeframe of resumption of oil production at Kazakh Kashagan field will be available in the second half of 2014, the country's Minister of Economy and Budget Planning Erbolat Dossayev told journalists on April 29, Trend has reported.