The Trans-Caspian Gas Pipeline is to bring natural gas from Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan
Datuk Seri Najib hailed the project, which was among Petronas' largest investment in the oil and gas industry worldwide and said the launch of the facility was a landmark event for both Petronas and Turkmenistan
, reflecting how far both parties had moved ahead after the commencement of talks that resulted in the award of Turkmenistan
's first offshore production sharing contract in July 1996.
On his turn, the Turkmenistan
president asked the Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs to convey his greetings to His Majesty the Sultan along with his best wishes to His Majesty and the Omani people continued progress.
The international gas forum in Turkmenistan
was also attended by the EU Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger, who stressed in his speech the need to construct the Trans-Caspian Gas Pipeline, which will connect Turkmenistan
with Azerbaijan through the Caspian Sea, paving the way for Turkmenistan
to export natural gas to Europe, including through the Nabucco pipeline.
The visit, which coincided with the 17th Independence Day celebrations of Turkmenistan
, included the opening of a mega building which houses the headquarters of Turkmenistan
Equestrian Federation and some races were held to mark the occasion with large crowds attending.
5 Tcm while Turkmenistan
said it has at least 23 Tcm.
Goods turnover between Belarus and Turkmenistan
reached to the following figures: $15.
The Prime Minister reiterated Pakistan's interest in early completion of the energy projects with Turkmenistan
He highlighted that Pakistan and Turkmenistan
can also cooperate in the fields of livestock, education, culture and science and technology in addition to energy.
The opening of the diplomatic missions and their active role in organizing growing contacts, high level visits and exchanges of delegations is the best example of how Italy views the importance of building up relations with Turkmenistan
through an increasing bilateral economic partnership that equally benefits both countries.
Islamabad -- Col Gen Berdiyev Yaylym Yagmyrovich, Minister for Defence and Secretary of National Security Council of Turkmenistan
along with his delegation called on Federal Minister for Defence, Khawaja Mohammad Asif here on Thursday.