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Myanmar foreign trade hits $5 bn

August 9th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Aug 9 (IANS) Myanmar's foreign trade hit $5.35 billion in the first four months (April-July) of the 2012-13 fiscal year.Of the total, export amounted to $2.61 billion, while import ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India asks Qatar for additional 3 mn tonnes of gas

April 23rd, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, April 23 (IANS) India Monday urged Qatar to increase the supply of natural gas by 3 million tonnes to meet immediate requirements.India imports 7.5 million tonnes of liquified natural ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

North Korea to get $100 mn for Russian gas transit

November 17th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Khabarovsk (Russia), Nov 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) North Korea will get $100 million annually if it becomes a transit country for Russian gas supplies to South Korea, an official said Thursday.In ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

No gas deal during Putin’s China visit: Moscow

October 11th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin will start Tuesday a two-day visit to China to discuss bilateral economic cooperation, but he is not expected to sign ... Read more...

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Turkish pipeline explosion halts gas exports from Iran

August 12th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN (BNO NEWS) -- Iranian gas flow to Turkey was halted on Friday after an explosion damaged a pipeline in eastern Turkey, Iranian state-run media reported.Firefighters were dispatched to the scene and ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mubarak’s wealth came from gas exports to Israel, arms deals: Justice Minister

May 1st, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, May 1 (ANI): Egypt's Justice Minister Mohammed el-Guindi has said ousted President Hosni Mubarak gathered his wealth from gas exports to Israel through a company owned by his friend, and arms ... Read more...

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Egypt extends detention of Mubarak’s sons for 15 days

April 27th, 2011 - 4:09 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt's public prosecutor Councillor Abdel Meguid Mahmoud extended the detentions of Gamal and Alaa Mubarak, the sons of recently deposed president Hosni Mubarak, for 15 ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hosni Mubarak to be moved to prison hospital

April 25th, 2011 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt's public prosecutor Sunday ordered the transfer of ailing ex-leader Hosni Mubarak to a prison hospital in the capital Cairo, ahead of questioning over corruption ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India abandons plan for sovereign wealth fund

August 20th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) India has abandoned the plan to create a sovereign wealth fund on the line of Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, China and Russia, the finance ministry ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bolivia to invest $40 mn in new gas pipeline to Argentina

March 25th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
La Paz, March 25 (IANS/EFE) The Bolivian government is planning to invest $40 million in a new gas pipeline running from the southern part of the country to the Argentine border, a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

After Mongolia uranium deal, India targets Turkmenistan gas

September 15th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) After signing a uranium deal with Mongolia, India turns its gaze towards Turkmenistan with External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna visiting the gas-rich Central Asian republic from Belarus, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India, Qatar plan mutual cooperation in energy, fertilizer and investment sectors

February 24th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): Qatar''s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Ahmed bin Abdullah al-Mahmoud on Tuesday met TKA Nair, Principal Secretary to the Indian Prime Minister to discuss bilateral ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Iraq, Iran may ink oil deal: minister

February 6th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 6 (IANS) Iraq’s Oil Minister Hussein al-Shahristani has said that the Iran-Iraq talks on joint oilfields were going ahead well and an oil deal was expected to be signed by ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India second largest receiver of non-oil Omani exports

January 17th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 17 (IANS) India was the second biggest receiver of non-oil exports from Oman in 2008, new figures have revealed.India imported 182 million Omani riyals (around $472.7 million) worth of non-oil ... Read more...

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Ukraine government at odds over new talks in gas dispute

January 15th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow/Kiev, Jan 15 (DPA) Ukraine's government is divided by internal differences over entering new talks with Russia to end the gas delivery impasse, news reports said Thursday.Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was quoted ... Read more...

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Ukraine’s opposition calls for president’s impeachment

January 13th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Jan 13 (RIA Novosti) Ukraine's biggest opposition faction Tuesday started procedures to impeach President Viktor Yushchenko, and also called for the dismissal of Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko's government. "We demand the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russia agrees to international gas observers

January 10th, 2009 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 10 (DPA) Russia Saturday gave its approval to a European Union (EU) proposal for international observers to monitor Russian gas deliveries via Ukraine.An agreement to this effect was signed as ... Read more...

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US urges Ukraine, Russia to settle gas dispute

January 2nd, 2009 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 2 (DPA) The US Thursday urged Russia and the Ukraine to resolve their dispute over payments and debts owed for natural gas in a "transparent, commercial manner".In a statement ... Read more...

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International Energy Agency predicts alarming 6-degree Celsius rise in temperatures

November 7th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): The International Energy Agency has predicted a 6-degree Celsius rise in temperatures in the future, which is far more than what climate specialists say the environment can ... Read more...

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OPEC-style gas cartel meeting postponed: Gazprom

November 1st, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Nov 1 (DPA) Efforts by Russia and other countries to form an OPEC-style cartel for natural gas have run into difficulties, German newspaper Die Welt said Saturday.A spokesman for Russia's state-controlled ... Read more...

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Head of NIGEC says three major gas projects will be completed by 2014

October 20th, 2008 - 10:52 am ICT by ANI
Nicosia, Oct 20 (ANI): Reza Kasaizadeh, the new Head of the National Iranian Gas Export Company (NIGEC), has said that Irans three major gas projects - the Iran LNG, the Pars ... Read more...

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US foreign policy in Europe requires teeth, says Washington Times editorial

August 14th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
As the world watches who will win the medal contest in the Beijing Olympics, an editorial in the Washington Times has opined that even more gripping and significant showdown is taking ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kazakhs seek new oil and gas export routes to Europe

May 29th, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Kazakhstan will seek new routes to Europe for its oil and gas exports as Central Asia's biggest energy producer raises shipments. This was stated by Kazakhstans ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ukraine likely to cut gas supply to Europe

March 4th, 2008 - 11:32 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Kiev, March 4 (Xinhua) Ukraine's state gas company Naftogaz said Tuesday that it may reduce gas supplies to Europe if Russia cuts gas deliveries to Ukraine by another 25 percent. "Naftogaz recognizes ... Read more...

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