Jan 28 2015 - 19:22
Gurkan Kumbaroglu, the president of the International Association for Energy Economics, said that the Azerbaijani company SOCAR has reached an agreement with Turkey to form the Eurasian Energy Union, headquartered in Istanbul. The Union will initially consist of Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan. It will further expand by granting membership to Ukraine, Bulgaria and Romania. After realization of the Turkish Stream project, it will adjoin Greece, Macedonia, Kosovo, Serbia, Montenegro, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Jan 28 2015 - 17:45
Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Nicos Hountis said today that anti-Russian sanctions had a negative impact on Greek agriculture and economy, TASS reports.
Jan 28 2015 - 11:57
US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the events in Ukraine during a telephone call on Tuesday. During the conversation the sides agreed on the need to continue to provide financial assistance to Kiev. "The two leaders expressed concern about significant rise of violence in eastern Ukraine," RIA Novosti reported, with reference to the White House.
Jan 28 2015 - 11:24
The Head of Poroshenko's administration: The West should do more to help UkraineThe Head of the presidential administration of Ukraine Borys Lozhkyn wrote an article for the newspaper The Washington Post, lamented the fact that the West does not give assistance in the proper size to his country.
Jan 27 2015 - 17:04
The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) has opened three petroleum stations in Ukraine. They are the first petroleum stations opened in the Kharkiv Oblast. Overall, the SOCAR has over 45 petroleum stations in Ukraine, Trend reports.
Jan 27 2015 - 13:14
Romania suggests considering the possibility of Kazakhstan using the terminals at the Constanta sea port.