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The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is beginning a study of flaring associated petroleum gas (APG) in Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan, 1news.az reports.
19 August 2010 , 12:45Oil and Gas Eurasia16850
The Russian Energy Ministry expects a deal to be struck soon with Exxon Neftegas on a budget for the Sakhalin-1 oil and gas project, Energy Minister Sergei Shmatko said on Tuesday.
18 August 2010 , 10:44RIA Novosti14280
Russia's export duty for crude could rise $9.70 to $273.50 per ton beginning on September 1, up from the current $263.80, while the duty on crude produced in East Siberia could rise $6.70 to $87 per ton, the Oil and Gas Information Agency reports based on the average price of crude according to monitoring reports by the Energy Ministry.
17 August 2010 , 11:18Oil and Gas Eurasia10690
Ukraine could avoid imposing quotas on grain exports, despite a drought that has shrunk this year’s crop, Deputy Prime Minister Serhiy Tihipko said on Wednesday.
12 August 2010 , 11:59RIA Novosti9480
The European Union is interested in developing imports of frogs from Georgia, the country's agriculture minister said on Tuesday.
11 August 2010 , 10:33RIA Novosti16390
Matt Simmons, a prominent oil investor who argued the world was rapidly approaching peak oil production capacity, died suddenly on Sunday of an apparent heart attack at his home in North Haven, Maine.
10 August 2010 , 15:41CNBC News10300
Senate Democrats on Thursday proposed repealing a tax break for some major oil companies, including BP Plc, effective December 31.
06 August 2010 , 13:14Reuters11780
Foreign direct investment in Russia's economy in the first half of the year reached $21 billion, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday.
05 August 2010 , 10:38RIA Novosti14040
U.S. crude oil futures rose 1.49 percent to settle at a three-month high above $82 a barrel on Tuesday, up a fourth straight session as the dollar weakened broadly and offset disappointing economic data.
04 August 2010 , 09:50CNBC News10840
Belarus and Russia have suggested that Kazakhstan switch to common rail freight tariffs, head of Belarusian Railways Anatoly Sivak said on Thursday.
30 July 2010 , 08:31RIA Novosti19520
Russia fell back behind the United States in terms of steel production during the first half having overtaken the North American nation last year during the global recession, the World Steel Association said Tuesday.
21 July 2010 , 09:23Bloomberg15700
Pakistan's president appealed for Chinese help in developing his country's stagnant energy sector, pointing to nuclear power as one growth area but making no public mention of a deal with China that has alarmed the U.S. and others.
08 July 2010 , 08:49Yahoo finance15760
The Azerbaijani businessmen were presented the opportunities and prospects of the program of the European Union GSP + at a "How to export goods to EU?" seminar organized by the Economic Development Ministry and the European Union July 5.
06 July 2010 , 10:20Trend.az14880
The Turkmenistan economy is projected to grow impressively in 2010 and the fiscal balance is expected to remain in surplus, ITAR TASS reported referring to the IMF's statement for press on the conclusion of the annual review of Turkmenistan's economy.
01 July 2010 , 09:37Turkmenistan.ru12170
Leaders at the G20 summit in Canada have agreed to cut national budget deficits without stunting economic growth.
28 June 2010 , 08:35BBC News11160
China's economy will keep up its robust pace of growth despite the euro zone debt crisis and may exceed the United States to become the world's largest economy in 2020, an academic adviser to the central bank said in remarks published on Friday.
18 June 2010 , 09:37Reuters17030
A rebound in Russia's economy will be among the main drivers of economic recovery in Europe and Central Asia this year, the World Bank said Thursday.
11 June 2010 , 08:58The Moscow Times15110
Global GDP is expected to expand between 2.9% and 3.3% in 2010 and 2011, reversing the 2.1 percent decline in 2009, the World Bank said in its latest report issued on Thursday.
10 June 2010 , 08:52RIA Novosti9560
Turkey and Russia are planning to increase their bilateral annual trade four-fold to $100 billion in the next five years, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.
09 June 2010 , 09:19RIA Novosti15410
Insurers are charging 50% more for policies covering oil rigs in deep water after an explosion on a BP P.L.C.-leased platform in the Gulf of Mexico triggered the worst spill in U.S. history, Moody's Investors Service said.
04 June 2010 , 09:37Bloomberg173670