Azeri official visit

February 12, 2001, 10:30 CET

Prime minister of Azerbaijan, Artur Rasizade, is visiting Statoil accompanied by a delegation today and tomorrow –12 and 13 February.

The deputation of 15 people is to visit the Kårstø gas treatment plant this morning. Chief executive Olav Fjell will hold a dinner for the party this evening at Statoil's head office in Stavanger.

A trip has been arranged to the Sleipner A gas platform in the North Sea on Tuesday morning.

Statoil is participating in development of the Shah Deniz, Alov-Araz Sharg and Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli fields in Azerbaijan.