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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

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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...

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...

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...

Turkmengaz, Islamic Development Bank Sign TAPI Related Protocol

State owned Turkmengaz and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) on Tuesday signed a protocol on the outcomes of the evaluation commission on the TAPI gas pipeline project, according to the official Turkmen newspaper Neutral Turkmenistan. The protocol was signed during President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov’s...

Asian Development Bank Hopes TAPI Will be Operational in Five Years

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is confident that TAPI gas pipeline project will be operation in another five years, despite security concerns. Speaking on the sidelines of 49th annual meeting of ADB in Frankfurt, Bank’s Director General for Central and West Asia Department Sean M. O’ Sullivan...

Afghanistan Assures Full Protection to TAPI Gas Pipeline

Afghanistan has assured it will take all necessary measures to ensure safety of the TAPI gas pipeline.  The assurance was given by senior Afghan officials during a conference ‘The importance of TAPI gas pipeline’ held in Herat in Afghanistan on April 25, 2016. The conference was attended...

Islamic Development Bank Keen to Participate in TAPI Project

Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has shown interest in participating in the TAPI gas pipeline project, Turkmen government said Friday. The issue came up during the cabinet meeting of the government. During the meeting it was emphasised that the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) fully supports...

CASPIAN OVERVIEW: ASHGABAD OUTLINES TAPI PLANS

A day after signing a $200mn-investment agreement on the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India pipeline (Tapi), Ashgabad announced on April 9 that the welding work on the first kilometre of the 214-km length of the Turkmen section of this pipeline was completed. The giant Galkynysh gas field...

UAE Investors Interested in TAPI Pipeline Project

Multi-billion dollar Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India (TAPI) pipeline project is attracting interest of number of investors from the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Afghanistan's ambassador to the UAE, Abdul Farid Zikria, told Khaleej Times, investment from state...

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