Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 26

25-June-2007

CASPIAN/TURKEY

Turkey Takes A Fresh Look At Turkmenistan Gas Supply Pipeline

Turkey has signaled its intent to reopen discussions with Turkmenistan over the supply of gas from the latter via a trans-Caspian pipeline, as detailed in a lapsed agreement signed between the two countries in late 1998 (MEES, 2 November 1998). Turkish Energy Minister Hilmi Guler discussed strategic projects for gas, oil, electricity and renewable energy during a visit...