Working group on Azerbaijan’s WTO membership to gather in late 2012

Working group on Azerbaijan’s WTO membership to gather in late 2012 The next meeting of the work group on Azerbaijan’s membership in the world trade organization is due in the last quarter of 2012. The decision was adopted as as result of the meetings of the Azerbaijani delegation in Geneva on 23-27 July with representatives of the United States, Canada, Brazil and China. The statement came from spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Elman Abdullayev. The ... Read More

South Caucasus pipeline exports over 2bn cubic meters of gas

South Caucasus pipeline exports over 2bn cubic meters of gas In January-June 2012, the South Caucasus pipeline exported 2,2bn cubic meters of natural gas. Compared to the same period in 2011, exports fell by 200m cubic meters, according to the State Statistical Committee. In January, the export volume was 434,7m cubic meters, February – 427,9m cubic meters, March – 437,4m cubic meters, April – 300m cubic meters, May – 200m cubic meters and June – 400m cubic meters. ... Read More

Shah Deniz consortium partners, TAP reach agreement on project funding

Shah Deniz consortium partners, TAP reach agreement on project funding The partners of Azerbaijani Shah Deniz gas field development and Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) reached an agreement to secure funding for the project, TAP reported. According to the agreement tese funds will contribute towards continued work in several important areas during the period running up to the final routing decision, expected in 2013. The agreement also includes an option for the Shah Deniz shareholders... Read More

€22m allocated to Eastern Partnership countries

€22m allocated to Eastern Partnership countries European Commission adopts first part of Action Plan for 2012 within Eastern Partnership program. European Commission adopted the first part of Action Plan for 2012 within Eastern Partnership program. APA reports that the adopted decisions first of all refer to improvement of transport communication system and environment protection. The financial support for Eastern Partnership program is realized through the money asserts... Read More

Oil, Gas and Media Conference Agenda is Now Available

Oil, Gas and Media Conference Agenda is Available The two-day, international summit organized by International Press Institute, offers a unique public forum for the discussion of important global media and energy issues. As a focal point for topics which resonate today in Azerbaijan as well as around the world, the conference will enable attendees to delve into deep discussions, create new relationships, propose new means for positive change and then empower participants to take... Read More