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Cameco and KazAtomProm to restructure Inkai

Uranium and Fuel

27 May 2016

Cameco and KazAtomProm have agreed to restructure the Inkai jont venture, extending their cooperation in the Kazakh in-situ leach (ISL) uranium project until 2045. The agreement will see Kazatomprom increase its share of the joint venture to 60% with Cameco becoming a minority owner.

KazAtomProm and ConverDyn join forces in UF6 supply

Uranium and Fuel

04 April 2016

Kazatomprom-Converdyn - 48KazAtomProm and ConverDyn have signed an agreement whereby the world's largest uranium producer and the "leading provider" of uranium hexafluoride (UF6) conversion services will jointly and immediately offer uranium in the form of natural UF6 to global utilities. UF6 is the natural uranium feedstock for the enrichment step in the nuclear fuel cycle.

KazAtomProm extends cooperation with Chinese firms

Corporate

15 December 2015

Kazatomprom-CGN December 2015 - 48KazAtomProm has signed cooperation agreements with Chinese companies, including one for the development of Kazakh uranium mines and the construction of a nuclear fuel plant in Kazakhstan.

USA and Kazakhstan energy partnership extends cooperation

Nuclear Policies

08 April 2016

The Kazakhstan-United States Energy Partnership Commission yesterday signed a joint statement at a meeting in Kazakhstan that was co-chaired by Kazakh energy minister K A Bosumbayev and US energy secretary Ernest Moniz.

Russia and Kazakhstan to ink nuclear power accord this year

Nuclear Policies

02 March 2016

Russia and Kazakhstan are preparing to sign an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in research and development in the nuclear energy sector, Rosatom said yesterday. Vyacheslav Pershukov, the Russian state nuclear corporation's head of design and innovation, led a delegation to Kazakhstan last week to discuss potential joint projects in the sector.

Kazakh, USA join forces in nuclear fuel supply

Uranium and Fuel

21 October 2015

KazAtomProm-Centrus - 48KazAtomProm and Centrus Energy Corp have signed a memorandum of cooperation that "specifies the development of mutually beneficial relations on competitive supplies of Kazakhstan's uranium to the world market", the Kazakh state-run company said today.