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Kashagan oil field. ©REUTERS
A possible oil spill at Kashagan could be compared to the Mexican Gulf disaster: Environment Minister

The oilfield lies some 4,200 meters below the shallow waters of the northern part of the Caspian Sea and is highly pressured (770 bar of initial pressure).

A possible oil spill at Kashagan could be compared to the Mexican Gulf disaster: Environment Minister
Yerzhan Kazykhanov met with American businessmen
American companies respect Kazakhstan's ambition to increase its stakes in oil fields

Kazakhstan delegation met with representatives of the U.S. business community in Washington to discuss oil stakes, investments and relations with China and Russia.

American companies respect Kazakhstan's ambition to increase its stakes in oil fields
©REUTERS/Amit Dave
New oil field discovered in Aktobe oblast

South Korean state oil corporation KNOC discovered a new oilfield in Kazakhstan.

New oil field discovered in Aktobe oblast
Oil and Gas Minister Mynbayev. vesti.kz stock photo
Development of Imashevskoye condensed gas field in the Caspian offshore delayed on Russia’s side

Russia and Kazakhstan signed an inter-government agreement on geological exploration of the transborder condensed gas field in September 2010.

Development of Imashevskoye condensed gas field in the Caspian offshore delayed on Russia’s side
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New oil field discovered in Kazakhstan

Exploration well reached 1,406 meters, where 27 meters of oil and gas deposits were discovered.

New oil field discovered in Kazakhstan
©RIA Novosti
Lukoil finally closed Kazakhstan oil fields

Russian oil company Lukoil closed two of three exploration projects at Caspian shelf in Kazakhstan.

Lukoil finally closed Kazakhstan oil fields
Photo courtesy of nnm.ru
New oil field discovered in Kazakhstan

The field's oil reserves may reach 200 million tons.

New oil field discovered in Kazakhstan
Vladimir Putin. RIA Novosti©
Putin found no oil in Kazakhstan part of the Caspian shelf

Vladimir Putin said that no oil was found on the Kazakhstan part of the field, but promissed to Russia jointly develop its part with Kazakhstan.

Putin found no oil in Kazakhstan part of the Caspian shelf
KazAtomProm logo.
KazAtomProm interested in Ukrainian fields

KazAtomProm National Atomic Company is interested in development of Ukrainian uranium fields.

KazAtomProm interested in Ukrainian fields
Aktobe football club logo
Aktobe Central Stadium to have heated surface

Field heating equipment is being installed at the Central Stadium in Aktobe and will be completed by the end of May.

Aktobe Central Stadium to have heated surface