oilandgaseurasia.com. "Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Pipeline to Carry Four Billion Tons of Kazakh Oil in 2014" - Roughly four million tons of Kazakh oil will be transported through Azerbaijan in 2014. Head of the Investment Department of the Azerbaijani Energy Ministry Ramiz Rzayev said in his article published on December 2.
bbc.co.uk. “What would the union jack look like if the Scottish bit was removed?” - Scotland's referendum on independence is now just over 10 months away, but the question of what might happen to the union jack has been largely overlooked. An association of flag experts, or vexillologists, has created a set of designs it hopes will encourage a discussion.
reuters. “Wal-Mart pays lawyer fees for dozens of executives in bribery probe” - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) is paying for lawyers to represent more than 30 of its executives involved in a foreign corruption investigation, according to people familiar with the matter, an unusually high number that shows the depth of the federal probe.
abcactionnews.com. “Mexican truck with extremely dangerous radioactive load stolen” - he UN nuclear agency says a truck carrying an extremely dangerous radioactive substance has been stolen in Mexico.
rferl.org. “Embattled Lawyer Reportedly Leaves Kazakhstan” - Embattled Kazakh lawyer Zinaida Mukhortova has reportedly left the country, a day after a Qaraghandy regional court rejected her appeal to cancel her forced psychiatric treatment. Mukhortova, 56, had appealed a medical conclusion made by doctors in August that found that she suffered from delusions and needed treatment.
gov.uk. “Building Green Economy in Kazakhstan: Green Investment Bank” - Speech given by Leilya Shamel, Economics & Energy Officer, on 3 December 2013.This is an English transcript of the speech, exactly as it was delivered.