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Gas from TAPI likely to flow in five years: Official


August 18th, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Gas from the ambitious Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline is expected to start flowing into energy-starved India in another five years, official sources said.India in May ... Read more...

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Mexico invites bids for $3.5 bn gas pipeline project


March 21st, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 21 (IANS/EFE) President Felipe Calderon said Mexico has begun inviting bids for the Northwest Gas Pipeline, a conduit that will stretch for more than 2,000 km from ... Read more...

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Stop Iran gas project: US tells Pakistan


March 10th, 2012 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 10 (IANS) The US has asked Pakistan to abandon the Iran gas pipeline project and counselled Islamabad to explore alternative energy sources.Deputy US Ambassador to Pakistan Richard Hoagland ... Read more...

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Islamabad hosts trilateral summit (Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) The presidents of Afghanistan and Iran arrived here Thursday for a trilateral summit that focuses on regional cooperation, peace and stability.The leaders of Pakistan, Iran ... Read more...

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Pakistan committed to gas pipeline project with Iran: Zardari


February 8th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 8 (IANS) Pakistan is committed to the early implementation of the Iran-Pakistan Gas Pipeline Project in order to meet the ever growing demand within the country for energy, ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s economy to grow at 4 percent: Minister


February 7th, 2012 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 7 (IANS) Pakistan's economy would grow at four percent during the current fiscal year (2011-12), Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said."Despite challenges, the GDP growth would reach ... Read more...

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India wants to keep getting oil from Iran: Pakistani daily


January 30th, 2012 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 30 (IANS) India intends to keep importing oil from Iran and it appears that Indians, and even Chinese, will explore paying Tehran "with gold, the Japanese yen ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline not under sanctions’


January 26th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 26 (IANS) The gas pipeline project between Pakistan and Iran does not come under the European Union sanctions imposed on Iran over its nuclear issue, the goverment said ... Read more...

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Pakistan, Turkmenistan ink five accords


November 15th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) Pakistan and Turkmenistan have signed five agreements to enhance bilateral ties in various fields, including trade and energy.Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and Turkmenistan President ... Read more...

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Pakistan, Russia keen for currency swap agreement


November 9th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 9 (IANS) Pakistan and Russia are keen to speed up work on the proposed Free Trade Agreement and currency swap arrangement to boost bilateral trade and further ... Read more...

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Pakistan looks to Iran to mitigate energy woes


October 20th, 2011 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) Pakistan plans to import gas and electricity from Iran to overcome the country's energy shortage, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said.The gas pipeline project ... Read more...

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India remains committed to help rebuild Afghanistan


September 30th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 30 (IANS) With the onset of the drawdown of foreign security forces in Afghanistan, India has said it remains committed to partnering Kabul in building a peaceful, ... Read more...

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Pakistan won’t take dictation from anyone: Daily


September 17th, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 17 (IANS) It is high time to tell the US that Pakistan "would not take any dictation from anyone", said a daily Saturday.The Nation editorially said: "It ... Read more...

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US reiterates opposition to Iran-Pakistan pipeline


September 16th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 16 (IANS) The US has reiterated its opposition to the proposed Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline that could eventually stretch to India, saying Islamabad should intensify efforts to develop its ... Read more...

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Iran, Pakistan to boost bilateral trade


September 13th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 13 (IANS) Visiting Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said Tehran and Islamabad have agreed to boost bilateral trade to $10 billion in the coming years, ... Read more...

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L&T; quarterly net profit rises 12 percent


August 8th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Engineering and construction major Larsen and Toubro Monday reported 12 percent increase in net profit at Rs.746.15 crore for the quarter ended June 30, against Rs.666.17 ... Read more...

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Consortium to invest Rs.12,500 crore in gas pipeline project


May 21st, 2011 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, May 21 (IANS) A consortium led by the Gujarat State Petronet Limited (GSPL) will invest Rs.12,500 crore over the next three years to lay three cross-country gas pipelines.The pipeline ... Read more...

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TAPI pipeline to India could be pipedream: Pakistani daily


December 15th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 15 (IANS) The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline "could remain a pipedream for years", a leading Pakistani daily said Wednesday while admitting that it was "a good project - on paper".An ... Read more...

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India signs four-nation Turkmenistan gas pipeline deal (Lead)


December 12th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ashgabat (Turkmenistan), Dec 12 (IANS) India, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Pakistan signed two pacts Saturday on a gas pipeline project linking the four countries.The four nations signed an inter-government agreement on the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India ... Read more...

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7.6-bn-dollar TAPI gas pipeline accord inked


December 12th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Ashgabat, Dec 12 (ANI): Pakistan has joined India, Turkmenistan and Afghanistan in signing the long awaited over 7.6-billion-dollar gas pipeline project to help meet its sharply rising industrial and domestic demands.Almost 15 ... Read more...

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Four-nation gas deal signed in Turkmenistan


December 12th, 2010 - 4:06 am ICT by IANS
Ashgabat (Turkmenistan), Dec 12 (IANS) India, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Pakistan signed two cooperative pacts Saturday on a gas pipeline project linking the four countries.The four nations signed an inter-government agreement on the ... Read more...

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Taliban may target new TAPI gas pipeline project


December 11th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Ashgabat, Dec 11 (ANI): Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India (TAPI) are set to sign a gas pipeline deal today, but with a planned route that passes through two of the fiercest ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan to sign four-nation gas deal


December 9th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 9 (IANS) India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Turkmenistan will sign two cooperative pacts Saturday on a $7.6-billion gas pipeline project linking the four countries, a media report said Thursday.The presidents of ... Read more...

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Zardari, Manmohan may meet on sidelines on Turkmenistan summit this weekend


December 9th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 9 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari may meet Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh this weekend on the sidelines of a summit in Turkmenistan, which both leaders will be ... Read more...

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Zardari, Manmohan may meet on sidelines on Turkmenistan summit in December


November 25th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 25 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari is expected to meet Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh next month on the sidelines of a summit in Turkmenistan, which both leaders ... Read more...

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Goa farmers oppose gas pipeline, central government told


November 17th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 17 (IANS) The Goa government has written to the union petroleum and natural gas ministry informing it about farmers' opposition to a gas pipeline project in the state.Speaking ... Read more...

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Surat-Paradip Gas pipeline to cover four Chhattisgarh districts


November 13th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 13 (IANS) The 1,500-km proposed Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) pipeline from Gujarat's Surat city to Orissa's port city Paradip would pass through four districts of Chhattisgarh, a state government statement ... Read more...

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Iran, Pakistan praised for keeping gas deal alive


October 27th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 27 (IANS) India has backtracked from the tri-nation gas pipeline deal under US pressure but credit goes to Iran and Pakistan for keeping the project alive, Dawn said in an ... Read more...

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Dialogue with India key to peace: Pakistan PM


October 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais saleem Islamabad, Oct 22 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Friday said "dialogue between India and Pakistan holds the key for peace between both the countries"."Pakistan has good relations ... Read more...

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‘Keep India out of Turkmenistan gas project’


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Pakistan must not let "sworn enemy" India join the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan gas pipeline project to prevent it benefiting and acquiring more means to "oppress the Kashmiri people as well ... Read more...

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Algeria invites India Inc for $10-bn gas pipeline project


August 22nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Oil-rich Algeria, the second largest country in Africa, has invited Indian companies to participate in a $10-billion project to build an ambitious trans-Saharan gas pipeline ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan should engage Iran on nuclear power’


August 20th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 20 (IANS) Pakistan should engage in a "detailed dialogue" with Iran on nuclear power and not only the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline to counter its "arch-enemy" India, an editorial in a ... Read more...

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Pak-Iran gas pipeline project intact despite US sanctions, says envoy


August 16th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Aug 16(ANI): The Pakistani Ambassador to Iran, Mohammad Bakhsh Abbasi has said that sanctions by the United States and the European Union (EU) targeting Iran's refined petroleum imports will have no ... Read more...

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PoK PM bats for India, says Pak not ready to seek Kashmir resolution


July 6th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 6 (ANI): In an unexpected shift of strategy, Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider has asked the Gilani government not to link the controversial Kashmir issue ... Read more...

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Sino-Pak nuclear reactors open to IAEA inspection: Qureshi


July 2nd, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 2 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has reiterated that the agreement with China for setting up of two nuclear reactor is in accordance with international laws, and that ... Read more...

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