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Inc. - Symbol Change and London Listing
CALGARY, Oct. 14
/CNW/ - PetroKazakhstan Inc. (“PetroKazakhstan” or the “Company”)
announces that in conjunction with its admission to listing on the London Stock Exchange
(“LSE”) it will be changing its stock trading symbol on both The Toronto Stock
Exchange (“TSX”) and the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) to PKZ on
Thursday, October 16, 2003. This symbol will be common to all of PetroKazakhstan’s
Trading of the
Company’s shares on the LSE is subject to receipt of final approvals.
Inc. is an integrated, international energy company, celebrating its sixth year of
operations in the Republic of Kazakhstan. It is engaged in the acquisition, exploration,
development and production of oil and gas, refining of oil and the sale of oil and
shares currently trade in the United States on the New York Stock Exchange under the
symbol PKN. They also currently trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol PKN
and on the Frankfurt exchange under the symbol PKZ.
The Toronto Stock
Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the information contained herein.
information: Nicholas H. Gay, Senior Vice President Finance and CFO, +44 (1753) 410-020,
+44 77-48-633-226 (cell), Ihor P. Wasylkiw, Vice President Investor Relations, (403)
221-8658, (403) 383-2234 (cell), Jeffrey Auld, Manager Investor Relations-Europe, +44
(1753) 410-020, +44 79-00-891-538 (cell)/
CO: PetroKazakhstan Inc.
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