Saudi Arabia is expected to help fund Turkmenistan’s construction of a major international gas pipeline that will connect its supplies as far away as India, through the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India transnational gas pipeline (TAPI).
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The Head of State has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On the Ratification of the Agreement between the Republic of Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, and the Republic of Uzbekistan on the Area of the Junction Point of the Borders of the Three States," the press service of Akorda reports.
Newly appointed Kyrgyz ambassador to Armenia Bolot Otunbayev (residence in Moscow) handed over today his credentials to President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian.
AKIPRESS.COM - Kazakhstan plans using the KazSat-2R space communications system to provide telecommunications services to end-users in neighboring Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan, the Ministry of Defense and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan said.
DOHA: The bilateral relations between Qatar and Kazakhstan have witnessed significant growth in all sectors, including trade and investment in several promising sectors of the two fast growing economies. And the economic cooperation is expected to see major growth in the coming days as both sides are working aggressively to boost ties, said a top official of Qatar Chamber, yesterday.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov instructed to take steps to establish an intergovernmental Turkmen-Azerbaijani commission to discuss issues of cooperation in the field of transport, detailed study and timely solution of all relevant tasks, Turkmen media reports.
BISHKEK (TCA) — Corruption hinders economic development and the attraction of foreign investment in Kyrgyzstan. Anti-corruption measures taken by the State are fragmented and uncoordinated, and staff replacement does not make anti-corruption measures more effective.
Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan are discussing the possibility of building a plant for the production of liquefied natural gas in western Kazakhstan, Kazakh Energy Minister Kanat Bozumbayev told reporters, Interfax-Kazakhstan reported.
One of the important directions of the Azerbaijani-Turkmen cooperation is communication in the field of transport and transit traffic.
ASTANA (TCA) — New challenges and approaches to regional and global security in Central Asia were the focus of an OSCE-supported international conference held in Astana on 26 October.