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Sunday, March 01, 2015

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Kabul to Host Next TAPI Pipeline Project Summit

Kabul will host the next TAPI gas pipeline summit within two months, Afghan business portal Wadsam reported Sunday. The officials of the concerned nations will finalize the inception date of the project during the upcoming meeting. Gas companies of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan...

Cost of TAPI Gas Pipeline Could Rise to $10 bn

Delay in implementation could push up cost of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India (TAPI) gas pipeline project to $10 billion, Asian Development Bank has warned. According to Pakistan’s Express Tribune newspaper earlier estimates had put the cost at $7.5 billion, which will now go up by $2.

France's Total Likely to Win TAPI Contract

French energy major Total is expected to win project financing contract for the TAPI gas pipeline project, according to Pakistani newspaper Express Tribune. Ministers of four countries, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India will meet on February 11 in Islamabad and attend a meeting of the steering...

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...

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...

British Firm to Carry out Feasibility Study for Turkmenistan-India Gas Pipeline

A British engineering firm will carry out a technical feasibility study for the proposed 1,820km, 56-inch diameter TAPI pipeline running from Turkmenistan's giant Galkynysh gas field, the world's second largest, all the way to India through Afghanistan and Pakistan.  “[TAPI] “will enable...

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...

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