03.06.09SOCAR to build own filling stations in Azerbaijan
The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) will build own filling stations in the country, SOCAR high ranking official said on June 3.
This year the company invested 10 million manat to the SOCAR Petroleum company.
28.05.09In Marneuli has taken place actions in connection with Independence Day of Georgia and Azerbaijan Republic
Actions for a case of this significant day have been spent in the Azerbaijanian Cultural Centre in Tbilisi. Actions have begun with putting on of wreaths and colors to a bust of the National Leader Geydar Aliyev and on tombs of founders of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic F.H.Khoisko and H.Agayev.
26.05.09The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) has opened its representation in Singapore
The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) has opened its representation in Singapore. According to the head of the Singapore representation Valery Golovushkina, the representation will co-ordinate communications with the Asian companies and will study logistics possibilities.
21.05.09Head of SOCAR Energy Georgia Mahir Mammedov said
“In January-April, the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR)
Sold 127,000 tons of different oil products to Georgia and roughly 90 percent of this volume fell to petrol and diesel fuel," Mammedov said.
Mammedov said petrol and diesel fuel is sold on the Georgian market almost at the same quantity and the remained part of oil products falls to aviation kerosene, liquefied gas and black oil which is sold on the market at small quantity.
20.05.09The SOCAR Energy Georgia is planning to increase the consumers twice to 57,000 in Georgia this year, head of the company Mahir Mammedov said
"The number of consumers reaches 60,000, but we are planning to increase their number up to 57, 000," Mammedov added. The company plans to increase the total number of gas consumers up to 150,000 within three years.
04.05.09The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic declared about shipment from the Black Sea Terminal in Kulevi which belongs to it, of the 100th tanker
Remind that the Kulevi Oil Terminal has been opened on May, 16th, 2008. Its throughput makes 10 million tons in year (3 million tons of oil, 3 million tons of diesel oil and 4 million tones of black oil). SOCAR has invested in it about 340 million dollars (at the general investments to Georgia of 400 million dollars).
07.04.09SOCAR Energy Georgia LTD the Official Sponsor of Chess Federation of Georgia
On April 6th the Director General of "SOCAR Energy Georgia" LTD Mr. Mahir Mammedov and the President of Chess Federation of Georgia Mr. Georgi Giorgadze signed memorandum, which includes that the company "SOCAR Energy Georgia" LTD becomes the Official Sponsor of the Chess Federation and during 2009 year will finance all its projects.
04.04.09The Eighth International Oil, Gas and Infrastructure Conference (GIOGIE 2009)
The Leading Sponsor of the conference was "SOCAR Energy Georgia" LTD; other sponsors include BP, Cross Caspian Oil & Gas Logistics LLC, SEACOR and KazTransOil.
The conference is officially supported by Ministry of Energy of Georgia, Ministry of Economic Development, Georgian Oil & Gas Corporation (GOGC) and the British Georgian Chamber of Commerce.
22.01.09First-rate payers in oil products sector
On January 22, 2009 the Union of Oil Producers, Importers and Consumers held rewarding ceremony at club "Triumph" and made known the first-rate payers in oil products sector. The ceremony was mastered by Mr. Zaza Aleksidze. Among the guests there were Minister of Economics of Georgia Mr. Lasha Zhvania, Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary of the Azerbaijan Republic to Georgia Mr. Namig Aliyev, founder of SOCAR Energy Georgia Mr. Ivane Chkhartishvili, SOCAR Energy Georgia Director General Mr. Maihr Mammedov, SOCAR Georgia Petroleum Director Mr. David Zubitashvili, famous culture workers and the others top-level officials; Vakhtang Kikabidze and Eka Mamaladze, representatives of local media.
19.01.09On the 18th of January 2009, the Deputy of Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan Republic, Head of the Commission of relationships between Georgian and Azerbaijan Parliaments, Mrs. Ganira Pashayeva, visited Georgia
The 20th of January, is the day of national mourning due to the event that took place on this day in Baku in 1990. This day left a tragic trace in Azerbaijan modern history: 138 civilians died, more than 700 were suffered and hundreds of people were missing. Most of them were innocent civilians - youth, women and children. In spite of 19 years that passed after this tragedy Azerbaijan is celebrating this day every year, with pride and tears. Millions of Azerbaijanis go to the graves heroes which fallen victims for Azerbaijan's freedom and independency.