Kazakhstan sets eyes on ConocoPhillips Kashagan stake
ASTANA (Reuters) - U.S. oil firm ConocoPhillips is ready to sell its stake in Kazakhstan's giant Kashagan oilfield, and the Central Asian nation is eager to acquire this share, senior Kazakh officials said on Tuesday.
Sometime in the next few weeks, the Chinese Communist Party will likely convene its Party Congress, which meets every five years to set major policies and choose its Central Committee of about 370 members.
TEXT-S&P: PM Resignation does not affect Kazakhstan rtgs
Sept 25 - Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that its ratings and outlook on the Republic of Kazakhstan (BBB+/Stable/A-2) are unchanged following the resignation of Prime Minister Karim Massimov on Sept. 24, 2012.
Google shares hit record high, find favor on Street
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc shares set an all-time high on Monday, with the Web giant's reliable advertising business back in vogue among Wall Street investors disenchanted with younger social media companies.
Exclusive: Output to slide further at BP's Azeri oil giant
Baku (Reuters) - BP will have to invest billions of dollars more than previously planned if it is to slow falling output at an Azeri oil project that is also that country's biggest cash cow, oil executives and diplomats say.
Nazarbayev appoints K.Massimov as Head of Presidential Administration
ASTANA. September 24. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev decreed the appointment of Karim Massimov as the Head of President's Administration, Kazinform has learnt from the Presidential press service.
Kazakh President relieved Massimov of his duties as PM
ASTANA. September 24. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has relieved today Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov of his duties due to the application submitted, the President's press service said via its Twitter account.