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December 17, 1991 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Chevron-Kazakhstan Talks Bogged Down: Talks between the former Soviet republic of Kazakhstan and Chevron Corp. to develop a giant oil field are proceeding "in a difficult way," and arbitrators may be called in unless agreement is reached within three months, said Kadyr Baikenov, the republic's deputy prime minister. Baikenov said the republic might call in an independent consultant if talks bog down. Chevron declined to comment.
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May 15, 1996 | BARBARA MARSH
ICN Pharmaceuticals Inc. is participating in a joint venture to convert a former Soviet biological warfare production plant in Kazakhstan into a drug-manufacturing factory. ICN said it is teaming up with Allen & Associates International Ltd., a Washington-based business development company, to renovate the plant. ICN expects the facility will be operating by September and will initially employ 250 people. The Kazakhstan project will be funded by a $2.
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March 18, 1993 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two weeks before production is supposed to begin, a major joint venture between Chevron Corp. and the Republic of Kazakhstan lacks a final agreement on transporting oil to foreign markets and the method of payments, a Chevron executive said Wednesday. The $20-billion project is the largest venture of its kind between a U.S. oil company and a former Soviet republic. The parties had planned to begin transporting crude from the giant Tengiz oil field in Kazakhstan by April 1.
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March 18, 1993 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two weeks before production is supposed to begin, a major joint venture between Chevron Corp. and the Republic of Kazakhstan lacks a final agreement on transporting oil to foreign markets and the method of payments, a Chevron executive said Wednesday. The $20-billion project is the largest venture of its kind between a U.S. oil company and a former Soviet republic. The parties had planned to begin transporting crude from the giant Tengiz oil field in Kazakhstan by April 1.
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May 8, 1992 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a surprise development amid growing skepticism in the oil industry, Chevron Corp. signed an agreement Thursday with the Republic of Kazakhstan that opens the way for a joint venture to develop the giant Tengiz oil field in the center of the former Soviet Union. If further negotiations are successful, the partners will invest $1.5 billion over the first three years to develop the field.
BUSINESS
May 15, 1996 | BARBARA MARSH
ICN Pharmaceuticals Inc. is participating in a joint venture to convert a former Soviet biological warfare production plant in Kazakhstan into a drug-manufacturing factory. ICN said it is teaming up with Allen & Associates International Ltd., a Washington-based business development company, to renovate the plant. ICN expects the facility will be operating by September and will initially employ 250 people. The Kazakhstan project will be funded by a $2.
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September 17, 1991 | DOYLE McMANUS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The president of the Soviet republic of Kazakhstan said Monday that he plans to conclude a deal with San Francisco-based Chevron Corp. to develop the huge Tengiz oil fields, but U.S. officials said they are disappointed that he has not moved faster. "We have full confidence in Chevron," Kazakh President Nursultan A. Nazarbayev told reporters after meeting with Secretary of State James A. Baker III. "We have been carrying out negotiations with Chevron for over a year now.
BUSINESS
May 8, 1992 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a surprise development amid growing skepticism in the oil industry, Chevron Corp. signed an agreement Thursday with the Republic of Kazakhstan that opens the way for a joint venture to develop the giant Tengiz oil field in the center of the former Soviet Union. If further negotiations are successful, the partners will invest $1.5 billion over the first three years to develop the field.
BUSINESS
December 17, 1991 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Chevron-Kazakhstan Talks Bogged Down: Talks between the former Soviet republic of Kazakhstan and Chevron Corp. to develop a giant oil field are proceeding "in a difficult way," and arbitrators may be called in unless agreement is reached within three months, said Kadyr Baikenov, the republic's deputy prime minister. Baikenov said the republic might call in an independent consultant if talks bog down. Chevron declined to comment.
BUSINESS
September 17, 1991 | DOYLE McMANUS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The president of the Soviet republic of Kazakhstan said Monday that he plans to conclude a deal with San Francisco-based Chevron Corp. to develop the huge Tengiz oil fields, but U.S. officials said they are disappointed that he has not moved faster. "We have full confidence in Chevron," Kazakh President Nursultan A. Nazarbayev told reporters after meeting with Secretary of State James A. Baker III. "We have been carrying out negotiations with Chevron for over a year now.
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