Atyrau


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A·ty·rau

or A·ti·rau  (ä′tē-rou′)
A city of western Kazakhstan at the mouth of the Ural River on the Caspian Sea. Founded in 1645 as a military outpost, it was a fishing port until the development of the region's petroleum resources in the 1930s. The city was named Guryev until 1992.
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The Sberbank of Russia and Kazakhstan Temir Zholy JSC are implementing joint project for expansion of the Atyrau port, said Chairman of Sberbank German Gref has speaking at the Astana Economic Forum.
The Business Unit will be headquartered in Atyrau and will support the growth of the business in the Caspian region in addition to the expansion of JMJ's European business.
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ATYRAU, Kazakhstan, Dhu-AlHijjah 06, 1435, September 30, 2014, SPA -- Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Tuesday he hoped Moscow and Kiev would this week settle their differences over a timetable for Ukraine to pay its natural gas debts to Russia, Reuters reported.
Atyrau province in the west is where oil has been produced since 1911 - with Atyrau town split in two by the Ural River which divides Asia and Europe.
ASTANA (CyHAN)- Atyrau (Kazakhstan) will host the second international business forum, ATYRAUINVEST-2014 in early April 2014, National Export and Investment Agency of Kazakhstan, KAZNEX INVEST JSC said.
The facility has been set up as a limited liability partnership (LLP) in Atyrau.
Atyrau was chosen because it is known as an "Oil Capital," with a number of major oil and gas companies and service providers operating in the area.
It was enlarged in 2004 with the creation of KMG E&P and the merger into the latter's system of upstream units UMG and its new 50% stake in the Atyrau oil refining and petrochemicals business.
Its oil was found in the Atyrau province in 1899 and has been produced since 1911.
has been awarded a contract for the Atyrau Refinery Modernization Project Phase 3 in Kazakhstan as part of a consortium with SINOPEC Engineering and KazStroyService.
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