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President of Turkmenistan: “Implementation of integration projects promotes the growth of economic potential of the region”

- Turkmenistan, possessing enormous reserves of natural gas, carries out the large-scale work on the export of natural gas through diversification, the creation of a multi-vector system of transportation of energy resources to world markets, - President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said at a ceremony of the start of construction of the Afghan section of the TAPI...

Senior foreign guests noted the particular importance of projects initiated by Turkmenistan

On the eve of the solemn ceremonies of starting a new infrastructure projects President of Turkmenistan, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held in Mary a series of meetings with senior guests, arrived to participate in these events, information program "Batan" of the Turkmen Gosteleradio reports. Among the guests are Prime minister of Pakistan Shahid, Abbasi, the head of foreign...

The construction of the Afghan section of the TAPI gas pipeline was launched

Today, the construction of the Afghan section of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline has started in the Serkhetabat etrap of the Mary province of Turkmenistan, as well as the laying of power lines and fiber-optic communication along the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan (TAP) route. At the same time, the railway Serkhetabat (Turkmenistan) – Turgundi (Afghanistan) has been put...

At the meeting of the Steering Committee for the TAPI pipeline project, a work plan for 2018 is planned

Today in the administrative center of Mary region held its 25th meeting of the Steering Committee for the project of gas pipeline Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI), which was attended by delegations of countries participating in the project and representatives of the Asian development Bank. The meeting was held under the leadership of Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of...

President: Turkmenistan attaches special importance to the issues of energy cooperation

On Wednesday, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov arrived on a working trip to Mary region, where he held a visiting session of the Cabinet of Ministers. The meeting discussed topical issues of domestic policy of the state, and in particular - in the field of energy international cooperation. In this aspect, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet Of Ministers...

The Taliban declared the TAPI gas pipeline a national project and promised it’s protection

One of the two major branches of the radical Taliban movement has announced support for the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project. About it from Kabul, Interfax reports, citing Afghan media. According to them, the Taliban under the command of Mullah Rasoul expressed their support for the project, promising to make efforts to ensure its security. "We will...

OPEC+ will prepare a draft cooperation agreement after 2018

This year, OPEC+ will prepare a draft agreement on cooperation after 2018. This was announced by the UAE Minister of energy, Chairman of the conference OPEC Suheil al Mazroui on IP Week (international oil week), organized by the British Institute of energy, TASS reports. "The draft Charter of our joint cooperation is being formed. We hope...

TAPI: Turkmenistan's gas will help warm up relations of India and Pakistan

On February 23, in the history of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India magistral gas pipeline, another significant event connected with the practical part of the project implementation will be held - Turkmenistan will pass the baton in the construction of the pipeline to neighboring Afghanistan. It is expected that on the sidelines of the ceremony, representatives of the four countries...

Black gold became cheaper: Brent - $ 64.65 per barrel, WTI - $61.07

April futures for Brent crude to 7:47 GMT February 21 decreased by 60 cents (0.9%) - to $64.65 per barrel. Quotes of the April contract for WTI oil fell by 72 cents (1.2%) and amounted to $61.07 per barrel. At the end of trading on February 20, the price of the April contract for Brent crude...

A new industrial gas inflow was obtained at the Galkynysh field

Drillers control "Turkmengazprom" of the State concern "Turkmengas" has completed drilling at 8 wells of the giant field Galkynysh located in Mary region. In particular, control drillers successfully completed drilling of production well No. 70. As a result of the work carried out, the group of specialists under the leadership of Shatlyk Jumaev managed to obtain...

Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan discuss prospects of cooperation in energy sphere

The first meeting of the joint working group established on the basis of the Memorandum of understanding on the future development of cooperation between the governments of Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan in the field of energy dated August 8, 2017 was held in Baku. This was reported by the Azerbaijani news Agency APA. As reported by APA...

Oil prices continue to rise: Brent - $ 65.42 per barrel, WTI - $65.42

April futures for Brent crude by 7:39 GMT on February 19 increased by 58 cents (0.9%) - to $65.42 per barrel. Quotes of the March contract for WTI oil rose by 86 cents (1.4%) and amounted to $65.42 per barrel, the Russian Agency OGIA reports. Following the results of trading on February 16, the price of...

Turkmenbashi refinery increases the production of petroleum coke

In January 2018, the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries (TCOR) produced 12.2 thousand tons of petroleum coke, which is 21.8% more than in the same period last year. This was reported by ORIENT news Agency with reference to the data of the state statistics Committee of Turkmenistan. It is also noted that in 2017, the country...

The construction of the TAPI gas pipeline will forever be inscribed on Golden pages of the history of our state, - Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov

The preparation of the solemn events scheduled for February 23 and 26 was discussed at the enlarged meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers held last Friday in Ashgabat. Among them: ceremonies on the occasion of the beginning of construction of the Afghan section of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India gas pipeline, openings of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan power line, fiber-optic...

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