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Turkmenistan

20.11.2014

On Tuesday, November 18, 2014 an international thematic exhibition "Oil and Gas of Turkmenistan-2014" and the 19th International Conference "International cooperation in the framework of the oil and gas sector of Turkmenistan - priorities, achievements, potential" were opened in the exhibition center Sergi köşgi of Turkmen capital Ashgabat. As reported, the organizers of this event are the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Petroleum Industry and the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic.

20.11.2014

Early in December of this year it is planned to introduce a new railway which will link three countries of Central Asia - Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Iran. This was announced to the press by Mohammad Karavi, a member of the Board of railways of the Islamic Republic of Iran. "Railways "Iran-Turkmenistan-Kazakhstan" is scheduled for commissioning on December 3 and the ceremony will be attended by the Presidents of the three countries involved in the project" - he said in an interview with reporters of the national media.

 

20.11.2014

The Italian company "Eni-Turkmenistan Limited" will explore and produce hydrocarbons in the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea, having at its disposal blocks № 19 and 20. This statement was made by t he President of the republic, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov during a briefing dedicated to the results of his talks with the Prime Minister of Italy Matteo Renzi.

20.11.2014

Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR has expressed its willingness to offer Turkmenistan its infrastructure, including oil and gas pipelines and a number of other facilities that are necessary for the implementation of projects on the organization of alternative natural gas transportation. This statement was made by the head of SOCAR Rovnag Abdullayev during the Conference "Oil and Gas of Turkmenistan-2014" held in Ashgabat on Tuesday, November 18.

 

18.11.2014

The fourth international financial and investment exhibition, involving the delegation of Turkmenistan began its work in the Chinese capital Beijing. Among its members there are leading experts and heads of ministries, state-owned banks, branch offices, as well as members of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of the country. The main task of the forum is promoting further process of expanding bilateral financial cooperation, establishment of a platform for interaction between enterprises, financial institutions and individuals.

 

17.11.2014

Ashgabat hosted an international conference dedicated to the theme "Experience of Turkmenistan in the study and museumification of archaeological finds", which gathered in the capital of the republic representatives of 30 countries of the world. This event was organized by the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan and was attended by leading scientists and museum specialists of the country.

17.11.2014

In the course of the 19th international oil and gas conference, which will take place from 18 to 20 November in the capital of Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, it is scheduled to discuss the upcoming large-scale TAPI project, within which it is planned to build a gas pipeline linking Turkmenistan to Afghanistan, Pakistan and India. This was reported on Saturday, November 15, by local media, referring to the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic Baimurad Hodzhamuhammedov.

14.11.2014

Ashgabat hosts an international exhibition dedicated to sport and education. This event is jointly organized by the Ministry of Education, Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan and the State Committee on Sports. The main objective of the exhibition is to promote the entry of Turkmenistan in the common educational world space, and expand partnerships of all kinds of sports institutions of the Republic with foreign organizations of this type.

 

11.11.2014

The fifth regular session of Turkmenistan Parliament of the fifth convocation, during which the new laws and regulations had been approved, was held in Ashgabat.

11.11.2014

Currently, Turkmenistan is trying to diversify its market for the supply of natural gas in order not to fall into complete dependence on the only largest customer - China. According to the experts, a pipeline that would pass through Afghanistan to Pakistan and further to India could reduce this dependence to some extent (this project is known as TAPI). However, despite some recovery in the last few months, this project is still as far from completion as it used to be at the time when the idea of ​​its construction appeared in the 1990s.