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2008-10-11 15:00:41

Text of report by privately-owned Kazakhstan Today news agency website Astana, 11 October: The China National Petroleum Corporation CNPC announced about the possibility to complete the construction of the gas pipeline from Kazakhstan to China ahead of schedule, the vice president of the China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), Wang Dougjin, said today at a meeting with Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Masimov, the [Kazakhstan Today] news agency reported, referring to the press service of the...

2008-10-05 21:00:07

ASTANA. Oct 5 (Interfax-Kazakhstan) - The policy which the United States is pursuing in its relations with Kazakhstan in the energy sector does not seek to infringe on the interests of other nations, including Kazakhstan's neighbors, U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said.

2008-10-05 12:00:03

Text of report by Russian state news agency ITAR-TASS Astana, 5 October: Condoleezza Rice has expressed confidence that the new US administration will also have good and firm relations with Kazakhstan.

2008-09-08 12:00:35

By Mark Leftly KazMunayGas Exploration Production (KMG EP), the London and Kazakh-listed oil company, is mulling a flotation on a third stock exchange. The group, which is partly state owned and Kazakhstan's second- biggest oil producer, has received offers from at least four other exchanges.

2008-09-07 00:00:19

By Mark Leftly REPORTS FROM ASTANA The gleaming towers of the capital city are monuments to black gold, but the Eurasian state is stuck in the middle between Western demand and keeping its Russian and Georgian neighbours sweet From the inside of a translucent golden egg 97 metres in the air, one of the world's great architectural playgrounds can be espied.

2008-09-05 12:00:35

Text of report by Russian state news agency ITAR-TASS Almaty, 5 September: Kazakh oil is being supplied "in a normal mode" via the territory of Georgia.

2008-09-04 21:00:32

ASTANA. Sept 4 (Interfax) - The government of Kazakhstan adheres to the diversity of energy export routes, Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Masimov told the Third Eurasian Energy Forum, KazEnergy, in Astana on Thursday. "Kazakhstan will carry on the strategy of diversification of energy routes.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.