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Oil prices continue to rise: Brent - $ 65.42 per barrel, WTI - $65.42

April futures for Brent crude by 7:39 GMT on February 19 increased by 58 cents (0.9%) - to $65.42 per barrel. Quotes of the March contract for WTI oil rose by 86 cents (1.4%) and amounted to $65.42 per barrel, the Russian Agency OGIA reports. Following the results of trading on February 16, the price of...

Turkmenbashi refinery increases the production of petroleum coke

In January 2018, the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries (TCOR) produced 12.2 thousand tons of petroleum coke, which is 21.8% more than in the same period last year. This was reported by ORIENT news Agency with reference to the data of the state statistics Committee of Turkmenistan. It is also noted that in 2017, the country...

The construction of the TAPI gas pipeline will forever be inscribed on Golden pages of the history of our state, - Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov

The preparation of the solemn events scheduled for February 23 and 26 was discussed at the enlarged meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers held last Friday in Ashgabat. Among them: ceremonies on the occasion of the beginning of construction of the Afghan section of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India gas pipeline, openings of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan power line, fiber-optic...

Past week at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan 86 transactions were registered.

Past week at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan 86 transactions were registered.  For the foreign currency businessmen from the United Arab Emirates bought aviation kerosene manufactured at Turkmenbashi oil refineries complex. For the foreign currency Portland cement, cotton yarn, cotton fibres were also realised. The countries-buyers: Russia, Great Britain,...

The EU is ready to discuss the possibility of connecting Iran to the SGC

The European Union (EU) is ready to discuss the possibility of connecting Iran to the Southern gas corridor (SGC). As Trend reports, this was stated by Vice-President of the European Commission for energy Marosh Shefchovich on Thursday at a press conference on the outcome of the fourth meeting of Ministers in the framework of the...

The EU continues to examine ways to connect Turkmenistan to the SGC, - Shefchovich

The European Union continues to look for ways to connect Turkmenistan to the Southern gas corridor project. This was stated by Vice-President of the European Commission for energy Marosh Shefchovich on Thursday at a press conference on the outcome of the fourth meeting of Ministers in the framework of the meeting of the Advisory Board...

Oil prices rise in Asian trade

Oil prices rise in Asian trade Thursday after strong gains yesterday as oil inventories in the US rose less than feared, experts, Trend reports with reference to Interfax. The price of April futures for Brent oil on the London ICE Futures exchange on February 15 at 8:00 Moscow time increased by $0.46 (0.71%) - to $64.82...

Turkmenistan has put into operation a glass factory, which has no analogues in the region

In Turkmenistan, the largest glass factory in the region was commissioned by the Ministry of industry of Turkmenistan. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Chairman of the Mejlis, members of the government, heads of military and law enforcement agencies, ministries and sectoral agencies, representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited in the country, foreign businessmen and the media took...

President of Turkmenistan and Chairman of the Union of chambers and commodity exchanges of Turkey discussed the progress of joint projects

The implementation of joint projects and prospects of cooperation were discussed during the meeting of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with Chairman of the Union of chambers and commodity exchanges of Turkey Rifat Hisardjiklioglu. As the guest emphasized, the Turkish partners were proud of our cooperation with Turkmenistan, which had resulted in a number of successfully...

The joint venture "Mawy kenar" will clean up oil-contaminated land in the Balkan region

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a Decree authorizing the State concern "Turkmenneft" to conclude with a joint venture "Mawy kenar" the contract for execution on the territory of Balkan velayat of cleaning oil-polluted land. The state concern "Turmenneft" together with the State Committee for environmental protection and land resources, as well as the hakimlik of the Balkan...

Turkmen carpets from hydrocarbons will be presented at the exhibition in Almaty

Unusual carpets brand "Novruz haly", produced in Turkmenistan will be presented in Almaty, where from 24 to 27 February will be held the 15th international exhibition of home textiles (Central Asia Home textile), organized by the exhibition company of Kazakhstan, Central Asia Trade Exhibitions. According to ORIENT news Agency, the Turkmen economic Association "Muhammet Balkan", which...

The EU expects to obtain gas from Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan via the southern gas corridor

A project of the southern gas corridor (SGC) were discussed during the meeting of the cooperation Council of the European Union and Azerbaijan. In reports of the Azerbaijani foreign Ministry noted that the parties paid special attention to the construction of the component parts of the SGC - the TRANS-Adriatic pipeline, the news Agency ORIENT. At...

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