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The Presidents of Turkmenistan and Russia discussed prospects of bilateral cooperation in Sochi

The state and prospects of development of Turkmen-Russian relations were discussed at the meeting "without ties", which was held on Wednesday in Sochi by Presidents Vladimir Putin and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. As Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov stressed, Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation are strategic partners, building interstate relations on the principles of mutual respect. In this regard, the Turkmen...

The presidents of Turkmenistan and Russia will hold talks in Sochi

On August 15, Sochi will host a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, RIA Novosti reported with reference to the press service of the Kremlin. As expected, the meeting will address key issues of bilateral cooperation in the political, trade, economic, scientific, educational, cultural and humanitarian spheres, as well as...

The UN Secretary General has described signing of the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian sea as "historic"

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres welcomed the signing of the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea and called the document a historic achievement on the way to regional cooperation, INTERFAX reports. "This historic document demonstrates the importance of regional cooperation, which is necessary for the maintenance of international peace and security", - the...

The CIS will create an analogue of the Schengen visa for Central Asia

CIS countries plan to create a single visa area of the Central Asian States, according to ORIENT news Agency.  This is due to the fact that in ancient times the Great silk road passed through the territory of the Central Asian States, and now on the world market all tourist products associated with this historical phenomenon...

Oil price changes: Brent- $ 72.62 per barrel, WTI - $67.59

World oil prices in the morning of August 13 do not show a single dynamics. This is evidenced by the auction data. As of 8:36 GMT, the cost of October futures for the North sea Brent mixture decreased by 0.26% to 72.62 dollars per barrel, September futures for WTI - fell by 0.06% to 67.59 dollars...

The TAPI pipeline could obtain a branch in China

China is studying the possibility of building a branch of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline from Pakistan, Chief executive officer of the Pakistani State company "Interstate gas systems" (ISGS) Mobin Saulat said, ORIENT News agency reported, citing the firstpost publication. In the first half of 2018, the Turkmenistan-Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan-China gas pipeline delivered 16 million 356 thousand tons...

The next Caspian summit will be held in Turkmenistan

The VI Summit of the heads of the Caspian States is scheduled to be held in Turkmenistan. This is stated in the document adopted following the results of today's meeting of the leaders of the Caspian countries in Kazakhstan's Aktau, the News agency ORIENT reports. As President Berdymuhamedov noted, today the importance of the Caspian sea...

The heads of five Caspian States adopted the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian sea

On August 12, Kazakhstan's Aktau hosted the V Caspian summit, during which the President of Turkmenistan — Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Azerbaijan — Ilham Aliyev, Iran — Hassan Rouhani, Kazakhstan — Nursultan Nazarbayev and Russia — Vladimir Putin signed the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian sea – a historical, basic document that establishes the...

In the top of the stock trading last week – carbamide, sheet glass, yarn

Last week, 17 transactions were registered at the trades of the State commodity exchange of Turkmenistan. For foreign currency businessmen from Afghanistan purchased carbamide grade "B" (SC "Turkmenchemistry"). Also colorless sheet glass, Portland cement, cotton yarn were realized. Countries buyers: Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Armenia and Afghanistan. The total amount of transactions exceeded 2 million 532 thousand...

Oil is stable: Brent- $72,10 per barrel, WTI - $66,75

October Brent crude futures on the London stock exchange ICE Futures rose to $72.10 per barrel by 8:21 GMT on August 10. This is evidenced by the auction data. The price of WTI crude fell to $66.75 per barrel in September. According to the trading results on August 9, the price of the October contract for Brent...

OPEC+ in July do the agreement on 44%

Countries outside OPEC in July fulfilled their obligations to reduce oil production on 44%. This is stated in the report of the International energy Agency (IEA). Oil production of these countries decreased by October 2016 by 240 thousand barrels per day. At the same time, the average for the entire period of the Vienna deal, their level...

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