President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev discussed the implementation of new joint projects in the gas industry at a meeting with Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller, the President’s press service announced.
“President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev discussed priority areas of interaction in the energy sector with the Chairman of the Board of Gazprom, Alexey Miller. During the meeting, issues of implementing new joint gas projects were also considered,” the press service reported.
In February, Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Kazakh company QazaqGaz Arman Kasenov said that QazaqGaz and Gazprom were considering the possibilities to develop gas supply infrastructure in the eastern regions of Kazakhstan.
In November, 2022, it was reported that Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the creation of a “trilateral gas union” with Uzbekistan during a meeting in the Kremlin.