Dec 17 2014 - 20:05
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has met with BP Executive Director Robert Dudley today. They discussed cooperation between Azerbaijan and BP, realization of the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli project, progress on the Shah Deniz Field, the Southern Gas Corridor. Aliyev and Dudley expressed hope for further cooperation between the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) and BP, Trend reports.
Dec 13 2014 - 13:11
Azerbaijan to secure EU's energy safetyAfter the South Stream gas pipeline had been stopped Europe started to look for alternative gas routes. Among them are such projects as the South Gas Corridor (TANAP and TAP) intended to deliver Caspian oil to European countries. According to representative of the European Commission Luke Devigne, Azerbaijan plays an important role in securing Europe's energy safety. Azerbaijan is both producer and deliverer of crucial resources, he stressed. Moreover, the country is a very important trade partner to the European Union. Since the South Stream gas pipeline has been abandoned, Europe has started to look for alternative gas routes. Among them are such projects as the South Gas Corridor (TANAP and TAP) intended to deliver Caspian oil to European countries.
Dec 5 2014 - 14:51
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said that the country was searching for sources of gas supply other than transit through Ukraine, to guarantee security of supplies. He noted that Azerbaijan was one of the countries that could help diversify gas sources in light of the failed South Stream project, RIA Novosti reports.
Dec 2 2014 - 14:26
Russia, Azerbaijan and Turkey may strengthen their positions in the light of common challenges and threats. Fedor Lukyanov, the editor-in-chief of the Russia in Global Affairs journal, said that Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev had a good understanding of the situation in Russia and its need for support, Baku demonstrated solidarity and expected the same attitude in return.
Nov 28 2014 - 20:26
The vice-president of the European Commission for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič is on a visit to Azerbaijan, the EU representative office in Azerbaijan told Trend November 28.
Nov 22 2014 - 13:35
The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline is a very important energy project, US Vice President Joe Biden is quoted as saying by Azerbaijani news agency Trend.