ST. PETERSBURG (Sputnik) — The meeting between Alekperov and Eni CEO Claudio Descalzi took place at the ongoing St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Russia. The forum runs from June 16 through June 18.
"[We] discussed joint projects that can be implemented in Mexico with deep-water [oil] blocks…We discussed joint projects in Egypt. This is an effective project, there is a possibility to develop the gas component," Alekperov told reporters.
Eni representatives should visit Kazakhstan in June in order to clear the situation, Alekperov said.
On Friday, Eni signed a cooperation agreement with Russia’s oil giant Rosneft.