Main associations in O&G sector

The Kazakh oil and gas sector is represented by several main associations, each is responsible for the various segments of the industry. Kazenergy The Kazenergy Association was created on November 2, 2005.... Read more »

PetroCatering&FM 2023: high standards for rotation workers

November 24, the PetroCatering&FM 2023 Forum and Exhibition was held in Atyrau, dedicated to one of the most important areas – catering and FM (catering and facility maintenance) in the Oil and... Read more »


On 1 May, 2019 Alex joined Eni’s branch in Kazakhstan. On 29 June, 2019 Alex was appointed as the Managing Director of Arm Wind, a 100% subsidiary of Eni Plenitude, operating renewable... Read more »

“Top 20 Drilling Leaders in the Oil and Gas Industry of Kazakhstan 2023”

Recently, Aktau hosted the 8th annual forum “KDR – Well Engineering” – the leading industry event in the field of drilling, well intervention and production. There are discussions to launch a new... Read more »

Atyrau hosts the 1st PetroMaintenance Forum 2023

September 22 in Atyrau on the territory of Infinity Eco Park held the I Forum Exhibition PetroMaintenance 2023, dedicated to the maintenance and repair in the oil and gas industry, which united... Read more »

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Why there are electricity supply problems in the oil region of Kazakhstan.

On July 13, the government commission provided the preliminary results of the investigation into the causes of the accidents that occurred on July 3 at the Mangistau Nuclear Power Plant (MAEK) and... Read more »

When will the second stage of Kashagan development begin and who is the new beneficiary of the plant under construction at Karabatan?

The government and project shareholders cannot agree on who will build the GPP, which should help increase production at the field. And the former general contractor with new shareholders is again being... Read more »

The first Forum for HR leaders of the oil and gas industry was held in Atyrau.

The major industry event “PetroHR-2023” brought together more than 300 managers and key specialists from leading oil and gas and oilfield services companies as well as heads of higher and secondary educational... Read more »

Top 20 HR Leaders in Oil&Gas 2023, on the eve of the industry forum ‘PetroHR 2023’ which will bring together key market players in Atyrau on June 16th, presents the 2nd Review ‘TOP 20 HR Leaders in the... Read more »

Kashagan. Inside Environmental Report Fines and some political issues

Recently it became known that the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan filed a lawsuit against NCOC for 2.3 trillion tenge or $5.1 billion in fines for... Read more »

Exclusive interview of the General Director of PSA LLP Beket Izbastin to the Oil and Gas Council on current PSA projects

In recent days, a number of media outlets, citing Bloomberg, have reported on Kazakhstan’s lawsuits against partners in the Kashagan and Karachaganak fields. According to the news agency, the subject of the... Read more »

Top 30 Women-Leaders in the Oil and Gas Industry of Kazakhstan 2023

On the eve of International Women’s Day, 8th of March , Petrocouncil publishes the 4th Annual Review, Top 30 Women-Leaders in the Oil and Gas Industry of Kazakhstan 2023. This year, the... Read more »

Top 20 Expats 2022

We introduce the 2nd Annual Review ‘Top 20 Expats 2022’ who contribute to the development of the oil and gas industry in Kazakhstan Foreign companies started to work in Kazakhstan back in... Read more »

Top 30 Women Oil and Gas Leaders Review 2022

On the eve of the day of the oil worker, Petrocouncil presents the annual Top 30 Women Oil and Gas Leaders Review 2022. This year, the Review includes representatives of industrial associations... Read more »

How TCO worked with the government, parliament and the public

The former general manager of Tengizchevroil, Rzabek Artygaliev, spoke about how the company worked with the government, parliament and the public, about negotiations with workers, about local personnel and an alternative route... Read more »