The results of work of energy industry in 4 months 2017 have been summed up

Today in the central building of the oil and gas complex of

Turkmenistan the reporting meeting took place, there results of

work of the entities of the oil and gas complex for last 4 months

2017 were considered.

The vice-chairman of Cabinet council Maksat Babayev, heads

and specialists of the State concerns "Türkmengaz",

"Türkmennebit", "Türkmennebitgazgurluşyk", the State

corporation "Türkmengeology", Turkmenbashi complex of oil

refineries, CJSC lNebitgazhyzmatl and industry scientific institute

participated in the meeting.      

During the meeting with detailed reports about the performed

works, and also about the drawn-up plans for 2017 heads of the

entities and organizations of the complex acted. In particular, in

reports information on the carried-out prospecting and research

works, 2D and 3D seismic researches sent to search for new gas

and oil fields, about measures for increase in oil extraction and

natural gas, about timely completion of construction works, etc.

was heard.

Also the report on the carried-out work on construction of the

transnational Turkmenistan-Afganistan- Pakistan-India (TAPI)

pipeline was heard. As it was noted, the construction of the

Turkmen section of the pipeline of TAPI was conducted according

to the schedule. The corresponding works are performed also by

other member countries of this project.

The "TAPI Pipeline Company Limite" continued active

negotiations with all concerned parties wishing to participate in

the project. Various options, such as participation in a share of

the company, project financing, financing through international

banks of development and by means of export credit agencies

from around the world were studied.

Besides, at the meeting it was reported about uninterrupted

providing new settlements with natural gas, about its safe and

rational use, and also about the carried-out work on installation of

counters for measurement of amounts of the consumed gas.     

During the meeting the vice-chairman noted that the President of

Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov focused attention to

need of acceptance of the effective measures directed to

eradication of such negative phenomena as bribery and

corruption on a recent cabinet meeting of the country.

As the vice-chairman M. Babayev told, during the investigation of

the oil and gas complex which was carried out by law

enforcement agencies in all entities, cases of bribery and

corruption among the employees holding the leading posts were

found. In this regard it was also noted that the persons which

soiled themselves such criminal offenses would not have the

place in the Turkmen society. The vice-chairman charged to all

heads to carry out a complex of the necessary measures directed

to eradication of the similar negative phenomena.

In conclusion of the meeting vice-chairman Maksat Babayev,

having noted the integral importance of the oil and gas complex in

stable development of national economy, stated that timely

execution of all orders and goal achievement delivered by the

President of Turkmenistan to the complex had to be a priority for

each worker of the industry.

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