Ashgabat turns to Trans-Caspian project

Ashgabat turns to Trans-Caspian project Information “on the progress made in Brussels at the tripartite meeting on the Trans-Caspian gas pipeline,” was announced at a regular meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan, the Turkmen government said on Saturday. It was also reported that another similar meeting is planned for the next month. “The Turkmen State demonstrates a responsible approach to international cooperation... Read More

New Trans-Caspian Project?

New Trans-Caspian Project? Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and the European Union are drafting two documents that will allow to deliver Caspian and in particular Turkmen gas to Europe, Azerbaijani Energy Minister Natig Aliyev said on Wednesday. According to him, the two resource-rich Caspian littoral states and the EU are expected to complete the preparation of a political document to support the Southern Gas Corridor of pipelines, as well as an inter-governmental... Read More

EU expects decision on trans-Caspian pipeline by June

EU expects decision on trans-Caspian pipeline by June A final decision on whether to go ahead with the trans-Caspian pipeline project may be made in June, EU Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger told Russian Interfax news agency. Oettinger said the negotiations between the European Commission and Turkmen and Azerbaijani officials were “intensive” yet “constructive”. He added that the next meeting on the project will take place... Read More