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Sunday, December 21, 2014

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Two Pakistani State Energy Firms to Explore for Gas in Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan has allowed Pakistan’s two state-run oil and gas exploration companies – Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) and Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) to explore for gas on its territory, according to a report published Friday in Pakistani newspaper The Express Tribune.

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...

China's Gas Imports Via Central Asia Gas Pipeline Crosses 100 bcm

China National Petroleum Corporation has announced that cumulative gas imports into China through Central Asian pipeline has crossed 100 billion cubic meters. Central Asian gas pipeline connects Central Asia and China's gas pipeline network. Currently there are three lines, A, B and C, in operation...

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...

Construction on Tajik Section of Turkmenistan-China Gas Pipeline Starts

Construction of transit gas pipeline to China through Tajik territory has begun, according to Asia Plus news agency. The transit gas pipeline that will run from Turkmenistan to China through Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan is expected to be finished in 2016. China National Petroleum Corporation...

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...

Central Asia Clash Mars China Gas Plan

A fresh outbreak of border violence in Central Asia has raised doubts about China's plan to start building a gas pipeline through Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan this year.The deadly clash between border guards of the two countries on July 10 was a virtual replay of fighting in January, suggesting there has...

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