STRONG WIND DAMAGES POWER LINES IN BAKU

24.02.2004 [16:50]
According to SC “Azerenergy”, the hurricane wind risen at night on February 24, caused considerable damage to electric power system of the Azerbaijan capital breaking 220 kV Sangachal and 4th ...

BELARUS EXPERIENCE PROVES USEFUL IN AZERBAIJAN

24.02.2004 [15:16]
A delegation consisting of Chief Engineer of Azerbaijan Hydroelectric power station Yusif Azizov and his deputy Takhmasib Huseynov stayed for five days in Minsk to familiarize with Lukomolskaya Hydroelectric power ...

AGRARIAN SECTOR REFORM ENTERS NEW PHASE

24.02.2004 [15:16]
Reform in agrarian sector, one of the main branches of Azerbaijan economy, has entered its second phase. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, during the first phase, 1218 collective enterprises, ...

TURKISH BUSINESSMEN APPROVE PRESIDENTIAL DECREES

24.02.2004 [15:15]
Press-service of the International Azerbaijan-Turkey society of Industrialists and Businessmen (TUSIAB) told AzerTAj the structure is confident that having entered the new stage of development, Azerbaijan will soon achieve more ...

KAZAKHSTAN IS EXPECTING TO START BUILDING AN OIL PIPELINE TO CHINA LATER THIS YEAR

24.02.2004 [11:38]
Uzakbay Karabalin said work on the longest section of the planned pipeline is likely to begin in July or August.
The pipeline will enable Kazakhstan to export its substantial reserves ...

ENI, TOTAL MAY APPROVE MULTIBILLION KASHAGAN FIELD THIS WEEK

24.02.2004 [11:38]
Eni SpA and partners this week may give final approval to a multibillion-dollar plan to develop Kashagan, the world's largest untapped oil field, company officials and analysts said, ending months ...

“TOTAL” TO PURCHASE 50 THOUSAND TONS OF AVIATION KEROSENE FROM SOCAR

23.02.2004 [22:31]
The French company “Total” has inked a contract on purchase of 50 thousand tons of aviation kerosene with SOCAR’s marketing and economic transactions department. Estimated 4 thousand tons of kerosene ...

JAPANESE COMPANIES TO TAKE ACTIVE PART IN BAKU-TBILISI-CEYHAN PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION

23.02.2004 [22:15]
Financial and industrial circles of Japan intend to be actively involved in construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline.
Representative of the Japan’s International Cooperation Bank in Moscpw Tesuya Utida stated, ...

TRANSPORT SECTOR CARRIED 7,6 MILLION PASSENGERS

23.02.2004 [22:14]
7,6 million passengers were carried by transport sector of Azerbaijan in January 2004 that, according to the State Statistics Committee, exceeds the appropriate figure of the last year by 2,7%. ...

STABLE PRODUCTION OF PRIMARY ALUMINUM ESTABLISHED IN SUMGAYIT

23.02.2004 [22:12]
17853,73 tons of the primary aluminum out of 18611,58 tons produced by The Sumgayit division the Stock Company “Azeraluminum” in 2003, have been exported. Production of aluminum was resumed in ...

TENDERS AT BICEX

23.02.2004 [19:21]
Weighted average exchange prices made up 4938,03 manat for 1 US dollar in Baku Interbank Currency Exchange on February 23.
In the morning, the volume of deals closed by two ...

CONOCOPHILLIPS REPLACES 106 PERCENT OF 2003 PRODUCTIONPRODUCTION REPLACEMENT OF 133 PERCENT, EXCLUDING SALES AND ACQUISITIONS

23.02.2004 [18:15]
ConocoPhillips today announced the net addition of 650 million barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) to its proved reserve base during 2003. The company replaced 106 percent of its 2003 ...

BTC PIPELINE USEFUL FOR KAZAKHSTAN, TOO

23.02.2004 [16:22]
Kazakhstan is going to sign the agreement on joining the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan MEP shortly, stated at the briefing the president of the “KazMunayGaz” Stock Company Uzakbay Karabalin. At his words, it ...

EBRD TO ATTEND “ODESSA-BRODI” OIL PIPELINE PROJECT

23.02.2004 [15:53]
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development intends to attend the project on extension of the “Odessa-Brodi” oil pipeline to the Polish city of Plotsk. It will be, however, realized ...

AZERBAIJAN-RUSSIA ENERGY EXCHANGE OCCURS UNINTERRUPTEDLY

21.02.2004 [21:41]
Energy exchange between Azerbaijan and Russia occurs uninterruptedly in every-day mode in accordance with appropriate interstate agreements.
“During daylight hours, 3-4 million kilowatt/hours of electric power are delivered from Russia ...

AZERBAIJANI EMBASSIES IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES TO BE CHECKED

20.02.2004 [21:48]
The list of the embassies to be soon inspected was submitted to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Minister Avaz Alakbarov told AzerTAj correspondent.
The proposal of the President of Azerbaijan ...

FAILURE AT TBILISI HPS NOT INTERRUPTS ENERGY SUPPLY

20.02.2004 [21:48]
The Russian electric energy transported via Georgia to Azerbaijan was temporarily interrupted because of the failure at the Tbilisi Hydroelectric Power Station. However, Azerbaijan does not feel shortage of electricity. ...

“AZERENERGY” SC IN SEARCH FOR CONSULTANTS

20.02.2004 [21:47]
The “Azernergy” SC is going to find internationally recognized consulting company to render services towards construction of the combined-cycle plants /CCP/.
The consulting companies will be involved in project works ...

TENDERS AT BICEX

20.02.2004 [21:34]
Weighted average exchange prices made up 4936,89 manat for 1 US dollar in Baku Interbank Currency Exchange on February 20.
In the morning, the volume of deals closed by two ...