During his visit Vagit Alekperov held meetings with Iraqi President Jalal Talabani, Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, Minister of Foreign Affairs Hoshyar Zebari, Oil Minister Hussein al-Shahristani and other officials.
Followed the results of deep exploration drilling on Tukhman structure, Contract area Block A in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia LUKSAR discovered hydrocarbon accumulations.
LUKOIL performed in full its obligations of the technical part of the porgramme of humanitarian aid to the Ministry of Oil of Iraq.
The first group of Iraqi specialists came toRussia in 2006 for secondment training at LUKOIL’s training centers and plants.
The parties discussed results and prospects of LUKOIL operations in Iraq.
In accordance with the Memorandum between LUKOIL and the Ministry of Oil of Iraq signed in March 2004 in Baghdad by Ibrahim Bahr al-Uloum, Minister of Oil of Iraq, and Vagit Alekperov, President of LUKOIL, the company supplied another consignment of humanitarian aid for territorial divisions of the Ministry.
Today this year’s first group of Iraqi experts has arrived to Volgograd and Kogalym (Khanty-Mansy Autonomous Area) for internship at LUKOIL-Nizhnevolzhskneft and LUKOIL-West Siberia.
LUKOIL completed a transaction to acquire ENI Group's 50 percent interest in LUKAgip N.V. initiated in June of 2004.
The second group of Iraqi experts (46 people) has arrived to Kogalym of Khanty-Mansiysky Autonomous Area for internship at LUKOIL West Siberia.
Moscow and London (30 June 2004) – OAO LUKOIL today announced that it has signed a binding agreement with Eni, whereby LUKOIL will buy from Eni its fifty percent interest in LUKAgip N.V. Completion is subject to certain closing conditions and is therefore expected to take place in the third quarter of 2004.