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  • Putin, Xi launch ‘historic’ Russian gas pipeline to China

    MOSCOW: Russia and China on Monday launched a giant gas pipeline linking the countries for the first time, one of three major projects aimed at cementing Moscow’s role as the world’s top gas exporter...

    Presiding by video link-up over an elaborate televised ceremony, Russian leader Vladimir Putin and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping hailed the “Power of Siberia” pipeline as a symbol of cooperation...

  • Greece urged to resist Russian gas pipeline

    ATHENS: The US wants Greece to focus on a Western-backed pipeline project rather than a rival gas pipeline that Athens is discussing with Russia, the top US energy diplomat said on Friday after talks with Greek officials...

    Athens says Moscow is considering paying it in advance for the Turkish Stream pipeline to bring Russian gas to Europe via Greece after abandoning the South Stream project last year...

  • Germany, EU hit out at US over sanctions on Russian gas pipeline

    BERLIN: Germany on Saturday accused the United States of interfering in its internal affairs, in an increasingly angry spat over Washington’s decision to impose sanctions on companies involved with a major project to supply western Europe with Russian gas...

    US lawmakers are seeking to stymie what they regard as an increasing reliance on Russian energy in western Europe by targeting the project, which aims to double the amount of...

  • $3.5bn LNG pipeline deals with China, Russia in two months

    ISLAMABAD: The Natio­nal Assembly Standing Com­m­ittee on Petroleum and Natural Resources on Thu­rsday was informed that Pakistan is set to sign commercial agreements with Chinese and Russian government in two months for construction of Gwadar-Nawa­bshah and Karachi-Lahore Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) pipelines...

    Managing Director Inter State Gas Systems (ISGS), Mobin Saulat informed the committee that China will lay Gawadar-Nawabshah...

  • Work on pipeline to import LNG from China launched

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has started construction work on the 700km pipeline to import Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from China...

    Talking to Voice of America on Monday, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said the project would be jointly funded by Pakistan and China...

  • TAPI inspires China to launch a similar pipeline project

    LAHORE: China has formally approached the Pakistani authorities and submitted a proposal for a China-Turkmenistan pipeline that is to cross several Central Asian mountain ranges...

    “It would be cheaper and easier for China to build one from Pakistan’s territory to cross the Karakoram range to its western border,” said the Managing Director of Inter State Gas Systems (ISGS) Mobin Saulat explained while talking to Dawn on Monday...

  • ‘Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline must be top priority’

    ISLAMABAD: Economist and former finance minister Dr Hafiz Pasha believes that Iran-Pakistan (IP) gas pipeline project is the most viable and feasible energy project for Pakistan and needs to be completed at the earliest...

    In an Interview with IRNA, Dr Pasha said that the gas pipeline project should be the top priority in Iran-Pakistan relations...

  • Tehran nuclear deal revives hope for Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline

    ISLAMABAD: Islamabad is hopeful of reviving a stalled gas pipeline project connecting Iran to energy-starved Pakistan, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said on Wednesday following the signing of a historic nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers...

    Launched in 2010, the project envisages the creation of 1,800 kilometre pipeline from Iran to Pakistan, which has for years been blighted by an energy...

  • Chinese company to build LNG, gas pipeline projects in Pakistan

    5 billion Gwadar liquefied natural gas (LNG) and the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline in November, Interstate Gas Systems (ISGS), who opened the technical bid for the construction of projects told media personnel on Wednesday...

    Mubeen Saulat, ISGS managing director, said that the Chinese state firm China Petroleum Pipelines Bureau (CPP) has submitted technical and commercial bids in accordance with the Public Procurement Regulatory...

  • TAPI gas pipeline project enters practical phase in Pakistan

    The multi-billion dollars Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project entered its practical phase in Pakistan after the process of initiating front-end-engineering-and-design (FEED) route survey was formally inaugurated on Friday...

    Addressing the inauguration ceremony, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said it was a great moment for Pakistan to witness the launch of project in...

  • Pakistan values TAPI gas pipeline project: PM Abbasi

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday said Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline was an important project for the cou­ntry due to its growing energy needs...

    Prime Minister Abbasi arrived in Mary city earlier in the day on the invitation from the president to participate in the link-up ceremonies of TAPI pipeline and associated projects...

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