BAKU (AFX) – Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR, a shareholder in the multinational Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) oil pipeline project, said it is short of funds to cover its share of the construction costs. “SOCAR itself does not have the money,” company president Natiq Aliyev told reporters in Azerbaijan’s capital, Baku. “SOCAR is a state-owned concern and…

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