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Monday, December 22, 2014

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Indian Minister in Turkmenistan to Discuss TAPI Pipeline

Taking a step closer to realising the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) natural gas pipeline, India's Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday left for Turkmenistan to attend the 19th Steering Committee meeting of TAPI project. Besides attending the...

TAPI Countries Establish Pipeline Company

Gas companies of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India have established a company that will build, own and operate the planned 1,800-kilometer Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) natural gas pipeline, Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Thursday. Turkmengas, Afghan Gas Enterprise...

France's Total Shows Interest in Leading TAPI Consortium

France’s energy firm Total has evinced interest in steering the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project, Indian newspaper The Hindu reported Thursday. The project has failed to take off as no entity has shown interest in leading the consortium. “No party has...

Role of Uzbekistan in TAPI Project Could be Discussed

Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan are likely to discuss possibility of latter’s participation in constructing of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India (TAPI) gas pipeline on July 31 during a meeting of the Uzbek-Turkmen commission on trade-economic, scientific-technical...

US Believes TAPI Pipeline Project Can Transform the Region

Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India (TAPI) gas pipeline has the potential to transform both South as well as Central Asia, feels the United States. “The United States supports TAPI because we believe it has the potential to be transformative for the future of...

ADB to Charge $30 Mn 'Success Fee' for TAPI Project Completion

Asian Development Bank (ADB) would charge a ‘success fee’ of $30 million besides a retainer fee of $50,000 per month for helping build the $7.6-billion Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project, says news agency Press Trust of India. Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India appointed...

Indian Oil Corp Wants to Join GAIL for TAPI Implementation

State owned oil and gas company Indian Oil Corp (IOC) is keen on joining GAIL India for implementation of the TAPI natural gas pipeline, reports Press Trust of India.  IOC wants to be equal partner with GAIL in the $9 billion project with equal rights to sell gas imported from the pipeline, officials...

Turkmenistan Wants TAPI Construction Work to Begin in 2015

Construction of TAPI gas pipeline should begin in 2015, Turkmenistan's president Gurbanguli Berdymukhamedov has demanded. Berdymukhamedov said all the agreements required for the project's launch should be completed this year, news agency AP reported Friday citing country’s state media. A memorandum...

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