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Ashgabat Forum of the International Energy Charter - Towards a multilateral framework agreement on the transit of energy resources

The Ashgabat Forum of the International Energy Charter will be held in Ashgabat on May 30-31, 2017, under the chairmanship of Turkmenistan in the Energy Charter Conference in 2017. The forum will be titled "Towards a Multilateral Framework Agreement on Transit of Energy Resources" to stimulate policy debates on the role of transit for global energy security and sustainable development. The even...

Briefing on Turkmenistan’s chairmanship at the Energy Charter Conference in 2017

On March 29, 2017, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan held a briefing on Turkmenistan’s Chairmanship at the Energy Charter Conference in 2017. The briefing was organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan jointly with the Ministry of Energy of Turkmenistan and «Turkmennebit» State Concern. Representatives of the mass media, foreign journalists accredited in Turkm...

The 13th meeting of the Task Force of the Energy Charter on Regional Energy Cooperation in Asia held in Hong Kong

On 23-25 February, 2017 in Hong Kong Energy Charter in cooperation with the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) held the 13th meeting of the Task Force of the Energy Charter on Regional Energy Cooperation in Asia on “Regulation of Energy Investments along the “Belt and Road”. The forum was attended by international experts and specialists from Great Britain, K...

Chairmanship of Turkmenistan at the Energy Charter Conference will serve to development of long-term interaction models

Chairmanship of Turkmenistan at the Energy Charter Conference in 2017 will contribute to the development of effective long-term models for international cooperation in the energy sector, based on a balance of interests of all parties involved, said President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at today's Cabinet meeting.         Turkmenistan was unanimously elected Chairman of the Energy Charter Conf...

Meeting with Secretary General of the Energy Charter

On January 31, 2017 in Ashgabat the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan had a meeting with the Secretary General of the Energy Charter Mr. Urban Rusnak, who arrived in Turkmenistan on a working visit. During the meeting, the parties had a constructive dialogue on the current state and prospects of development of cooperation between Turkmenistan and the Energy Charter. The subject of...

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Secretary General of the Energy Charter discuss the aspects of Turkmenistan presidency of the Charter

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov met with Secretary General of the Energy Charter Urban Rusnak. The parties exchanged opinions on the issues of international cooperation in the energy sector, and joint work given Turkmenistan’s chairmanship of the 2017 Energy Charter Conference.  Mr. Urban Rusnak highly appraised Turkmenistan’s initiatives on ensuring global energy security....

THE GAS PIPELINE «TURKMENISTAN-AFGHANISTAN-PAKISTAN-INDIA»: THE PROJECT OF THE INTERNATIONAL IMPORTANCE

The words of Esteemed President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: “Our country implements the development strategy through the consistent diversification. As a result, in recent years we have successfully implemented projects for the construction of several major pipelines on the western and southern direction, together with our partners” are demonstrated a responsible attitude of our cou...

THE MAIN GAS PIPELINES OF TURKMENISTAN

Existing main gas pipelines of Turkmenistan are designed for long-term supply of natural gas, and create conditions for the fulfillment of international agreements on natural gas supplies, which contributes to the successful implementation of the national energy strategy for the stable transportation of energy resources to world markets. Currently, in Turkmenistan is operated the following main...

The Concept of Turkmenistan’s Chairmanship at the Energy Charter Conference

The Chairmanship of Turkmenistan in the Energy Charter Conference in 2017, will be based on fundamental international acts and will aim to further develop the interaction between all interested states and international organisations in the field of energy. Wide and committed cooperation in the energy field is a key factor in the stable and onward march of world processes in the twenty-first cen...

The Energy Charter Secretariat hosted the inaugural meeting of the Implementation Group

On 26 January 2017, the Energy Charter Secretariat hosted the inaugural meeting of the Implementation Group, which resulted from the recent merging of the Investment Group, the Trade and Transit Group and the Energy Efficiency Group. During the meeting, the Energy Charter Secretariat presented the progress of projects that could have a beneficial impact on the investment decision and policy-mak...