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Aktau Caspian Sea port is the only water gates to international routes for Kazakhstan’s dry cargoes, crude and petroleum products.
November 25 Kazakh border guards fired shots when trying to detain two boats with eight Russians of Dagestan origin, killing one of them and injuring another.
Kazakhstan insists that all the pre-Caspian states introduce a ban on catching sturgeons in the Caspian Sea.
Implementation of Eurasia project of onshore and offshore exploration of deep horizons of the pre-Caspian basin will require $500 million.
There are currently around 1,400 leaking wells in the Caspian sea area; 128 of them are underwater: Atyrau Oblast Akim.
Direct supplies of Caspian gas to Europe are expected by the beginning of 2019.
The Caspian Pipeline Consortium is unlikely to delay expansion at Kashagan, considering the agreements with Kashagan’s operators.
The consortium has re-activated the first production well and produced the first oil from the field in the North Caspian Sea on September 11, 2013.
Kazakhstan is working on creation of self-sufficient troops equipped with modern armament and able to ensure military security in the Pre-Caspian region: Defense Minister.
North Caspian Operating Company, the operator of Kashagan oilfield, located in Kazakhstan's sector of the Caspian Sea shelf, was fined $10 thousand for harming the environment.
The Coast Guard of the Kazakhstan National Security Commission’s Border Service has held a ship artillery combat shooting practice at the Caspian Sea.
Russia has suggested introducing a 5-year sturgeon-catching ban in the Caspian Sea in several months.
Kazakhstan mulls buying two 10750E harbor minesweepers from Russia to use them at the Caspian Sea.
Around 200 employees of CAPE Industrial Services subcontractor were striking this weekend. The company works on D island of Kazakhstan’s oil field Kashagan.
The Caspian Pipeline Consortium (CPC) dispatched 15.9 million tons in Q1 2013.
Mass mortality of seagulls has been registered at Shalyga island in the northern part of the Caspian Sea.
A Czech company has built a new resort in Aktau called Tree of Lives.
Kazakhstan Emergency Situations Ministry will form a rescue team at the Caspian Sea.
Sturgeons may disappear completely in Kazakhstan in the nearest 4-5 years.
According to Kazakhstan geologists, geological reserves of Kashagan are estimated at 4.8 billion tons of oil.
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