Monday, November 24, 2008
Itera, Turkmenistan in talks on Caspian shelf development
RBC, 24.11.2008 - Moscow 12:59:18 – During their meeting in Turkmenistan's capital Ashgabat, Itera's chief Igor Makarov and Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov discussed the implementation of Itera's large investment projects in Turkmenistan, the Russian-based international group of companies' press office reported today. Specifically, the parties held talks over the possibility of Itera's participation in the development of Turkmen hydrocarbon offshore fields in the Caspian Sea. Makarov confirmed that the group was ready to maintain close energy relations with Turkmenistan. The sides also paid special attention to the ongoing construction of several facilities on the Caspian shore.