Mar 5 2015 - 21:31
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov proposed reviving the Nabucco West pipeline project at a meeting with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev yesterday. Bulgarian Vice prime Minister Ivailo Kalfin said at a meeting with Constantine Kosachev, the head of Russia's Federation Council Committee on International Relations, that Bulgaria had other sources of gas than Russia.
Mar 5 2015 - 19:22
Vice President of the European Commission for the Energy Union Maros Sefkovic said that reverse gas supplies could provide Ukraine with a limited volume of the fuel. In his words, no extra volume will be available in the near future, Gazeta.ru reports.Hungary, Poland and Slovakia are currently providing Ukraine with reverse gas supplies.
Mar 5 2015 - 19:13
Irina Novitskaya, a specialist of the Minsk office of BelCCI, said that Belarusian businessmen will visit Baku on March 11-15 to discuss sale of products. An Azerbaijani-Belarusian business forum will be held within the framework of the visit to discuss investments and mutual cooperation, Trend reports. Belarus will be represented by 14 companies, including the Minsk Free Economic Zone, Gomelstroymaterialy, Mogilev Carriage Factory, Brest Meet Factory, Modum - Nasha Kosmatika Perfume and Cosmetics Factory.
Mar 5 2015 - 16:44
Fitch Ratings has presented its report 'Russian slowdown hits CIS states'. The agency says that the slowdown in Russia’s economy is a significant shock for the economies of other CIS countries, but the impact on these countries’ credit profiles varies considerably.
Mar 5 2015 - 16:32
The Caspian Sea states have agreed on six points of the draft convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea after two days of talks in Baku at the level of the working group, the Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran, Ibrahim Ragimpur, said.The Caspian Sea states have reached an agreement on some controversial points in the draft convention.
Mar 5 2015 - 14:39
The slowdown in Russia’s economy is a significant shock for the economies of other CIS countries, a press release of the international ratings agency Fitch says. "The sharp slowdown in Russia’s economy is a significant shock for the economies of other countries in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) region, but the impact on these countries’ credit profiles varies considerably," Fitch Ratings says.
Mar 5 2015 - 13:02
The presidents of Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Turkey will visit Ashgabat for a summit on the promotion of the Trans-Anatolian Gas Pipeline project (TANAP) and the construction of the Trans-Caspian gas pipeline, a joint statement of the presidents of Turkey and Turkmenistan - Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said.