Last Friday, at the 25th meeting of the Majlis of Turkmenistan, the drafts of the Law of Turkmenistan On the State Budget of Turkmenistan for 2018 and the Resolution of the Majlis of Turkmenistan On the Execution of the State Budget of Turkmenistan for 2016 were submitted for consideration by parliamentarians. The MPs unanimously approved the bills. According to the […]
Turkmenistan’s energy sector exceeded its planned targets for 9 months of 2017. During this period, the country produced 18 billion 360 million 611 thousand kW / h of electricity. Compared to the same period last year, the growth rate was 103.8 percent. Foreign consumers were sent over 2.8 billion kW / h, and the export growth rate was 103.2 percent.
Construction of a gas compressor station for the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline on the Malai field will be completed in 2024, said a source in Turkmenistan’s fuel and energy complex. “This will be done using our own resources,” the source said. As previously reported, it is planned to hold an international tender for procurement of pipes, materials and equipment necessary […]
It is considered expedient to gradually introduce payments for the use of electricity, gas, water and salt. Such a statement was made on October 10 during the speech at the Council of Elders by Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymuhammadov, the press service of the head of state said. “The main goal of granting unprecedented benefits in those years was the creation […]
Yesterday with the participation of President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, the ceremony of signing Azerbaijani-Turkmen documents took place. A total of 12 documents were signed. The President of Azerbaijan and the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov signed the Declaration on Strategic Partnership between Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan. “The Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of […]
Pakistan plans to get the first supplies of Turkmen gas in 2020, Pakistani media outlets quoted Pakistani Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as saying. The gas will be pumped by Turkmenistan –Afghanistan- Pakistan- India (TAPI) gas pipeline, which is currently under construction. The minister said that Pakistan would only pay for the consumed gas, while India […]
Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan develop cooperation President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received deputy chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov.
Turkmenistan has initiated the development of a new route for the supply of natural gas to China – through Afghanistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. Kabul supports this proposal of Ashgabat, President of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani said at the talks in Ashgabat with Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on July 3, the report of which was shown by Turkmen television. According to the Turkmen […]
The transfer of Caspian gas to the European market is becoming a reality, Maros Sefcovic, European Commission Vice-President for the Energy Union said on Tuesday. Report informs referring to the Gateway Turkey, through a video recording that was relayed at the Ashgabat International Energy Charter Forum, Sefcovic congratulated the Energy Charter Secretariat and the Turkmenistan presidency of the Energy Charter […]
Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan will jointly develop hydrocarbon deposits in the Caspian. According to Natural Gas World with reference to the resource Gazeta.uz, the Memorandum of Understanding was signed by the Uzbek and Turkmen parties – the national holding company Uzbekneftegaz and the state concern Turkmennebit. The ceremony was held on May 22, following the talks between the Presidents of Uzbekistan and […]
Turkmenistan’s state-owned gas company Turkmengaz has failed to pay off a debt of $2.45 million it accrued over the past two years to the Chinese company CSR Ziyang Co. Ltd, which supplied two shunting locomotives for the company’s Compound No. 2 in Mary. ATN received copies of official documents detailing that the manufacturer of the locomotives had originally delayed the […]
A field has been discovered on the Uzunada (Long Island) area in the Caspian region, Caspian Barrel reports with reference to the state news agency of Turkmenistan TDH (tdh.gov.tm). Experts of the State Concern Turkmenneft as a result of drilling a very deep well with a design depth of 7,150 meters in the range of 6,689-6,695 meters produced an industrial […]
Support to the private sector of economy is among important priorities in Turkmenistan, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said in his message to participants of the international exhibition of household goods, opened in Ashgabat on May 2. “On this basis, we set before ourselves the goal of significantly increasing the share of individual enterprises in the structure of GDP,” said Berdimuhamedov […]