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Saturday, June 25, 2016

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Russia, China Continue Talks on Western Route Gas Pipeline

// Russia and China continued talks on Russian gas supplies via the western route. Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Zhang Gaoli, Vice Premier of the State Council of China met in Beijing on Friday. Apart from the western route, the two parties discussed prospects...

Siemens Could Supply Compressors for TAPI Gas Pipeline

German firm Siemens is reportedly in the pole position to supply compressors for the TAPI gas pipeline project. // According to Pakistani newspaper Express Tribune, Turkmenistan is in discussion with the German company and the price offered is good. Earlier talks were on with few US companies...

Iran-Pakistan Gas Pipeline to be Complete by 2018

Pakistani oil minister last week said the Iran-Pakistan (IP) gas pipeline will be complete by 2018, reported Radio Pakistan. Shahid Khaqan Abbas told this to reporters after attending an event in Islamabad. The pipeline project has been stuck for years now because of sanctions on Iran. Pakistan has...

ADB May Extend Financial Support to TAPI

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) may offer financial support to the TAPI gas pipeline project if requested, a source in ADB’s external relations department has told Trend News Agency. "ADB continues to be in discussion regarding its role taking the [TAPI] project forward in all aspects," the source...

Turkmenistan Allocates $45 mn for TAPI Work

Government of Turkmenistan has allocated more than $45 million to finance the initial phase of construction of the TAPI gas pipeline at the Afghan-Pakistan segment. A decree was signed by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on June 3 during a cabinet meeting, the government said in a statement. Currently...

Different Price for Russia-China Eastern, Western Route Gas Pipelines

China is expected to pay different price for gas that would flow from Russia via eastern and western routes, CNPC board chairman told Rossiya 24 TV channel Thursday, TASS news agency reported. "It’s difficult to compare eastern and western routes. The eastern route project is closer to the sales...

Russia, China Continue Talks on Western Route Gas Pipeline

The price of natural gas that would flow through the proposed Russia-China western route gas pipeline is the still the most contentious issue, Russian Deputy Energy Minister Anatoly Yanovsky said Monday. The talks regarding the gas pipeline project is ongoing and would continue till Tuesday, Sputnik reported.

Pakistan to Focus on Increasing Domestic Gas Output to Avoid Overreliance on Imported LNG

Pakistan will focus on increasing domestic gas production to avoid overreliance on imported LNG, country’s oil minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said on Monday while speaking at an event in Islamabad. Country’s gas production is hovering around 4 bcfd, while total demand has reached 8 bcfd and...

Turkmenistan in Talks with IDB, Saudi, Japan for TAPI Financing

Ashgabat is seeking to rope in Islamic Development Bank, the Saudi Fund for Development and Japan's government as partners in the Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India (TAPI) gas pipeline project, news agency Reuters reported Saturday. According to Muhammetmyrat...

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