Latest Trans-Caspian Gas Pipeline Stories
Text of report by Hungarian privately-owned liberal newspaper Nepszabadsag website, on 14 July [Commentary by Tibor Kis: "Dry Nabucco"] As things stand today, the chances for the construction of the Nabucco international gas pipeline are as high as European Commission President Jose Barroso being the lead singer in a Verdi opera at La Scala.
Text of report by Russian newspaper Gazeta, owned by metals magnate Vladimir Lisin, on 7 July [OSC Translated Text] [Article by Nikolay Vardul: "Going down Putin's path" - taken from HTML version of source provided by ISP] [Russian President] Dmitriy Medvedev has conducted a tour of the capitals of Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, and Kazakhstan.
ASHGABAT. July 4 (Interfax) - Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has spoken in favor of the speedy implementation of the Caspian gas pipeline project.
ASHGABAT. July 4 (Interfax) - An agreement on the construction of the Caspian gas pipeline will come into force shortly, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has said.
ASHGABAT. July 4 (Interfax) - An agreement on the construction of the Caspian gas pipeline will take effect in the near future, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said.
ASHGABAT. July 4 (Interfax) - Russia does not anticipate any problems with the Caspian gas pipeline project, Sergei Prikhodko, aide to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, told reporters in Ashgabat.
Excerpt from report by Russian state news agency RIA Novosti Asgabat, 4 July: Construction of the Caspian gas pipeline will make it possible to increase the amount of gas supplied from Turkmenistan to Russia, says a joint statement made by the leaders of the two countries on the result of the talks [between presidents Dmitriy Medvedev and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow].
Excerpt from report by Russian state news agency ITAR-TASS Asgabat, 4 July: Turkmenistan is not going to take part in the construction of Nabucco gas pipeline network, Sergey Prihodko, the Russian president's aide told journalists today.
Text of report in English by Russian state news agency ITAR-TASS Moscow, 3 July: Russian President Dmitriy Medvedev will discuss with his Turkmen colleague Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow cooperation in the energy sphere. The Russian head of state will pay an official visit to Turkmenistan on 4-5 July.
ASHGABAT. June 27 (Interfax) - The construction of a gas treatment plant, which will supply the transnational gas pipeline running from Turkmenistan to China, has been started at one of the most promising gas fields, Samandepe, located on the right bank of the river Amudarya.