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TAPI workers killed in Afghanistan
Turkmenistan

TAPI workers killed in Afghanistan

On May 21, 2018, at about 9:00 am, a group of unidentified persons have made an attempt of attack. This incident occurred in one of the most unsafe districts of Afghanistan, namely Maiwand. Notwithstanding the occurred incident, as of today 70% of the pipeline route survey works, including the section that falls within the territory of the Maiwand district, have been successfully completed or are at its final stage, and […]

Pakistan will proceed to the laying of the TAPI pipeline in the nearest future
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Pakistan will proceed to the laying of the TAPI pipeline in the nearest future

Welding of the first joints on the 819-kilometer segment of Pakistan’s transnational gas pipeline Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India may take place in the next couple of months. As Media TURKMEN ORIENT news Agency noted, this was reported by Pakistan’s leading newspaper Dawn with reference to high-ranking officials from the company Inter State Gas Systems (ISGS) participating in the project. According to a source […]

Carbamide plant to be opened in Garabogaz in June
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Carbamide plant to be opened in Garabogaz in June

Carbamide plant is to be opened in Garabogaz city of Balkan Velayat. The project ordered by the State Concern Turkmenhimiya is carried out by the consortium of Mitsubishi Corporation (Japan) and Gap Inşaat (Turkey).  According to the management of the facility, Mitsubishi Corporation has already installed technology and auxiliary equipment for industrial processing of natural gas into ammonia and carbamide […]

Enterprises of oil and gas complex fulfilled the planned tasks for 4 months in Turkmenistan
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Enterprises of oil and gas complex fulfilled the planned tasks for 4 months in Turkmenistan

The results of social and economic development of Turkmenistan for the four months of 2018, including the results of the fuel and energy complex, were discussed at the meeting of the Cabinet Of Ministers of Turkmenistan held last Friday. In particular, the vice-chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers M. Meredov reported on the results of the work of the enterprises […]

Turkmenbashi oil refinery starts production of bios-oriented polypropylene film
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Turkmenbashi oil refinery starts production of bios-oriented polypropylene film

Launching of a new product – bios-oriented polypropylene film (BOPP) – is prepared at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries.  According to the electronic newspaper “Turkmenistan: Golden age”, the contract for the construction of a plant for the production of packaging film of two types – transparent single-layer and co-extrusion film was concluded with the company “P.T.Istana karang Laut” (Indonesia). […]

Turkmenbashi port opens new opportunities for international cooperation
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Turkmenbashi port opens new opportunities for international cooperation

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part in the international forum on transport and logistics “Great silk road – to new frontiers of development”, which has opened today in the city of Turkmenbashi. It is reported by the State news Agency TDH. The forum brought together representatives of foreign States and international organizations, large companies specializing in the field of […]

The countries participating in the TAPI project intend to accelerate its implementation
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The countries participating in the TAPI project intend to accelerate its implementation

Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline can be implemented faster than planned due to accelerated construction plan. Recently, it was developed and presented by the countries participating in the project, according to the news Agency MEDIA TURKMEN ORIENT with reference to the publication Express Tribune. Previously, the construction of TAPI was planned to be completed by 2020, but now the participating countries […]

New Russian oil production technologies enter the Turkmen market
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New Russian oil production technologies enter the Turkmen market

Based in Yekaterinburg, the company “Oil-hydrodrives of Konkov” is ready to provide the fuel and energy complex of Turkmenistan with innovative solutions to improve the efficiency of oil production. Prospects for the supply of oil and gas equipment to Turkmenistan and the introduction of new production and refining technologies were discussed at the meeting of Ambassador of the Russian Federation […]

TAPI: How Afghanistan will manage Turkmen gas?
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TAPI: How Afghanistan will manage Turkmen gas?

30-year-old dream of Afghanistan on gas pipeline will come true, will help not only to provide the country the energy, but will give momentum industrial development. As reported news agency ORIENT, this is stated in the analytical article published recently agency Reuters. What role will play Turkmen “blue fuel” in the industrial sector of the economy of Afghanistan? Plans have […]

Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline will increase shipment of Turkmen oil to world markets
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Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline will increase shipment of Turkmen oil to world markets

The volumes of oil transit from Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan main export pipeline of Azerbaijan will increase over the next 3-7 years. According to the news Agency MEDIA-TURKMEN ORIENT, this was stated at held in Baku the international forum “Caspian and Central Asia – trade, logistics, oil refining and petrochemistry” by the head of Department of strategic development […]

Turkmen gas was pumped into China’s underground storage facilities
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Turkmen gas was pumped into China’s underground storage facilities

Last week, the underground gas storage facilities of the southwestern Chinese city of Chongqing began to be filled with the first batches of “blue fuel”, which overcame thousands of kilometers on the way from Turkmenistan, according to the news Agency Media-Turkmen ORIENT with reference to Reuters. In the next six months, the state energy giant PetroChina will also add gas […]

GCC in Ovadandepe for the production of gasoline will be put into operation in December
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GCC in Ovadandepe for the production of gasoline will be put into operation in December

Commissioning of auxiliary equipment was started at the largest gas chemical enterprise for the production of gasoline from natural gas, which is being built in Ovadandepe. Currently, tests of water purification systems, equipment for the production of compressed air for instrumentation. The construction of GCC is carried out in accordance with the contract signed by the state Concern “Turkmengas” with […]

Ashgabat and Tehran have agreed to carry out joint works in the Caspian Sea
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Ashgabat and Tehran have agreed to carry out joint works in the Caspian Sea

Speaking to the press after the Turkmen-Iranian talks at the highest level, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said that the two countries have reached agreements on hydrocarbon reserves, in particular, on their processing, and on the conduct of some work on the Caspian sea, TDH reports. The Turkmen leader placed a special emphasis on cooperation between Turkmenistan and Iran on the Caspian […]

Iran-Turkmenistan 2nd power line to come back on stream
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Iran-Turkmenistan 2nd power line to come back on stream

Energy Minister Ardekanian said Wed. that the second power transmission line from Turkmenistan to Iran will come back on stream after six months of having been out of service. Iranian Minister of Energy, Reza Ardakanian, who traveled to Turkmenistan as part of a delegation accompanying President Rouhani, said Wed. that “following the negotiations held during today’s meeting, it was decided […]

Ashgabat, Tehran Agree to Increase Swap Supplies of Turkmen Gas
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Ashgabat, Tehran Agree to Increase Swap Supplies of Turkmen Gas

Turkmenistan and Iran. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who is in Ashgabat on an official visit, said this yesterday. Speaking at a briefing on the results of the bilateral high-level talks, the Iranian leader said very effective and beneficial negotiations had been held today. According to the President of Iran, the sides are discussing issues of increasing swap operations and extending […]