Tag: Turkmenistan

Chronicle of Turkmenistan :Some reasons to worry about gas exports to China

Article published on Chronicle of Turkmenistan on December 10th, 2018 Mid-November, CNPC (China National Petroleum Corp.) announced that the Turkmenistan-China gas pipeline was nearly used at its full capacity at the moment. That’s certainly good news for Turkmens. The press communiqué underlined that if the pipe was about to reach 160 million cubic meters a day, ...

Chronicle of Turkmenistan : TAPI, Afghan section launched, skepticism kept

Article published on Chronicle of Turkmenistan, 28 February 2018 The Afghan section of the TAPI gas pipeline (Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India) was officially inaugurated on February 23rd. The ceremony aimed among other things to show that despite difficulties the project is still going forward. Nevertheless, big questions remain regarding this crucial project for Turkmenistan’s future It is by ...