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21.10.2013 Tethys Update on Kazakhstan Operations

Tethys Petroleum Limited ("Tethys" or "the Company") (TSX:TPL)(LSE:TPL), the E&P Company focused on Central Asia and the Caspian Region, provided an update on operations in Kazakhstan on October 18.

04.10.2013 Lukoil Says Development of Three Caspian Fields to Cost RUR 500bn

Lukoil believes the development of three Caspian fields will cost RUR 500bn, Lukoil head Vagit Alekperov has told a meeting on hydrocarbon production and transportation in the Caspian basin at the Russian prime minister's office, RIA Novosti reported.

04.09.2013 Caspian Sea Could Become Natural Gas Hub

The Caspian Sea is an ancient oil producer, but its future may be in natural gas, the Fuel Fix blog reports.

19.08.2013 Bulla-Deniz Gas Well Catches Fire In Caspian Sea

A gas well is burning in the Caspian Sea. The field is located in the open sea 80 kilometers from Baku, Utro.ru reports. The well caught fire during the night during drilling at a depth of about 6 kilometers. The reason for the fire is being investigated.

06.08.2013 AGR Enhanced Drilling Extends Its Caspian Contract

Offshore drilling solutions provider AGR Enhanced Drilling has further secured its position in the Caspian after BP signed a two-year contract extension with the Norwegian company.

30.07.2013 Kazakhstan Draws More Oil Interest

Two reserve areas in Kazakhstan may hold a combined 36 million barrels of recoverable oil resources, a company focusing on Caspian reserves said.

25.07.2013 Korean Consortium Wins Turkmenistan Refinery Order

A South Korean consortium has secured a $240 million order to expand an oil refinery in Turkmenistan, Energy Global has reported.

17.07.2013 Kashagan Consortium Says Takes Further Step Towards First Oil

Reuters reports that the North Caspian Operating Company, developer of the much-delayed Kashagan offshore project in Kazakhstan, said on Wednesday it had introduced gas to its artificial island and lit its flare.

17.07.2013 Caspian Promises More E&P Opportunities

The Global Energy Watch reports that the Caspian Sea area has immense scope for oil and gas exploration and production due to the presence of substantial undiscovered resources.

11.07.2013 Lukoil Announces Tender For Offshore Caspian Drilling Platform

Lukoil will soon hold a tender to choose contractors for work on the Vladimir Filanovskoye field in the Caspian Sea, the company reported in a news release. According to Lukoil, the tender will cover construction of sites and infrastructure for the second line of the offshore project.