October 7, the Russian holding SIBUR, the Samruk-Kazyna Fund, and the national company KazMunayGas signed agreements on the basic conditions of cooperation on petrochemical projects in the territory of the National Industrial Petrochemical Technopark special economic zone in Atyrau.
July 1, as part of a Package deal between the shareholders, the integration of the staff of the Karazhanbas group of companies was officially completed.
January. Gasoline from Atyrau refinery is certified for compliance with EU standards.
October 2 NC «KazMunayGas» JSC (KMG) and international company «Schlumberger Logelco» Inc. have entered into a memorandum of understanding on cooperation within the 21-th Kazakhstan International "Oil & Gas" Exhibition and Conference KIOGE in Almaty. The main areas of cooperation under this Memorandum are evaluation and optimization of KMG deposits production, exploration, exploitation, production. The memorandum also provides for the training of KMG technicians through practical experience and by sending to Schlumberger units and training facilities.
EP KMG informed “about signing of a supplement to the following contracts: No.37 oilfield Kenbay; No.61 oilfield South-East Novobogatinskoye; No.211 oilfield Botakhan, Makat, Dossor, Tanatar, Kamyshitovoye and etc. - totally 23 oilfields; No.413 oilfield Prorva, Kulsary, Karaton, Koschagyl and etc. - totally 15 oilfields; No.327 oilfield Taysogan; No.992 oilfield Novobogatinskoye Western”. According to the document this supplement was concluded between the Ministry of oil and gas of the RK, JSC EP KazMunayGas and JSC Embamunaygas.