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Kazakhstan Daily News Roundup – February 9, 2011 0

Posted on February 09, 2011 by KazCham

ENERGY:

CPC oil exports down on bad weather, repairs (SRI)

Tethys Petroleum receives two-year extension for Kul-Bas exploration contract (Proactive Investors)

Samruk-Energo selling stake in Mangistau Power Grid Company (Interfax)

BUSINESS AND ECONOMY:

Russia worries that Customs Union outpost is smugglers’ paradise (EurasiaNet)

Kazkosmos to invite Kazakh insurance company for KazSat-2 project (Interfax)

National Bank of Kazakhstan: Exchange rates February 9, 2011 (Kazinform)

Indicators – February 8, 2011 (Reuters)

MINERAL RESOURCES:

ArcelorMittal Kazakh unit to invest $500 million in 2011 (Reuters)

POLITICS:

What is Nazarbayev’s motive for early vote? (EurasiaNet)

Spelling mistakes nix Kazakh candidacy (RFE/RL)

REGIONAL:

Energy riches, fear contain Central Asia dissent (Reuters)

Unlimited Turkmen Internet nearly $7,000 per month (AFP)

Turkmen leader orders beauty contests for horses (Reuters)

Source: http://silkroadintelligencer.com/2011/02/09/kazakhstan-daily-news-roundup-february-9-2011/



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