Big Sky Energy Corporation
OTC Bulletin Board : BSKO

Big Sky Energy Corporation

January 20, 2006 13:06 ET

Big Sky Energy Confirms the Status of its Karatal and Dauletaly Contracts, Kazakhstan

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 20, 2006) - Big Sky Energy Corporation (OTCBB:BSKO) (the "Company") announced today that its subsidiary KoZhaN LLP has received Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources ("MEMR") approval of its work commitments to date, and the continuance of its Karatal and Dauletaly contracts.

"We are pleased that the MEMR has approved the work commitments for the Karatal and Dauletaly blocks," stated Mr. Al Sehsuvaroglu, the Company's President and CEO. "We have identified both post- and pre-salt structures with these blocks, and in the case of Karatal, have commenced production."

Big Sky Energy Corporation is a US junior oil and gas company looking to develop assets in the world's most prolific basins in order to become a leading low-cost finder of hydrocarbons. The Company is currently producing in Kazakhstan's renowned pre-Caspian Basin.

NOTE: The information contained in this press release contains forward looking statements which are based on the current expectations of the management of Big Sky Energy Corporation only, and actual results may differ materially. For a more detailed discussion of risks and other factors related to Big Sky Energy Corporation, please refer to its Form 10-KSB and Form 10-QSB reports, as filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contact Information

  • Big Sky Energy Corporation
    Mr. S. A. (Al) Sehsuvaroglu
    President and CEO
    7.3272.598.903
    7.3272.597.628 (FAX)
    Email: sas@bigskycanada.com
    or
    Big Sky Energy Corporation
    Mr. Matthew Heysel
    Chairman
    403.234.8282
    403.265.8808 (FAX)
    Email: mh@bigskycanada.com