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Kazakhstan Daily News Roundup – September 28, 2011 1

Posted on September 28, 2011 by Alex

Kazakhstan Daily News Roundup – August 31, 2011 0

Posted on August 31, 2011 by Alex

ENERGY:

Kazakh oil fund to reach $72.5 billion in 2015 (SRI)

Kazakhstan has no plans to raise oil export duty until at least 2014 (SRI)

Crude output at oil facility hit by strike “almost back to normal” – KMG EP (SRI)

Central Asia – China gas pipeline to double capacity by 2015 (SRI)

Zhaikmunai nearly doubles income in first half (SRI)

Jupiter Energy pushes forward with exploration at Block 31 (Proactive Investors)

BUSINESS AND ECONOMY:

Alliance Bank slashes dividend, reports loss in first half (SRI)

Kazakhstan’s economy to grow 7% annually in 2012-2014 – Kelimbetov
(SRI) – Kazakhstan’s economy will grow by at least 7% annually in 2012-2014, based on an expected average oil price of $80 per barrel in 2012 and $70 from 2013 to 2016, Minister of Economic Development and Trade Kairat Kelimbetov told a government meeting on Saturday.

On the move: Former Justice Minister named chairman of Sberbank Kazakhstan (SRI)

Kazakhstan to export 3 million tonnes of grains to China (SRI)

BTA Bank adds $1.5 billion in provisions in July – regulator (Bloomberg)

Indicators – August 27, 2011 (Reuters)

METALS AND MINING:

Central Asia Resources to commence Kazakhstan gold mining in September (Proactive Investors)

POLITICS AND SECURITY:

Suspect killed as police admit terror in oil-rich western Kazakhstan (EurasiaNet)

SOCIETY:

Kazakhstan reels from impact of nuclear tests, 20 years on (AFP)

REGIONAL:

Nabucco more likely after Fukushima – EU’s Oettinger (Reuters)

Turkmenistan frees over 3,700 prisoners in amnesty (Reuters)

SOURCE: http://silkroadintelligencer.com/2011/08/31/kazakhstan-daily-news-roundup-august-31-2011/

 



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