VOL. XLI

No. 13

30-March-1998

FSU

Turkmenistan Yet To Agree With Russia On Gas Transit Price

The President of Turkmenistan, Mr. Saparmurat Niyazov, informed a joint meeting ofgovernment officials and leading bankers on 21 March that Ashgabat has so far failed toreach agreement with Russia on the transportation of natural gas exports to Ukraine. Mr.Niyazov told the meeting that earlier negotiations in Moscow between Turkmen Oil and GasMinister Batyr Sardzhayev and Russian officials had ended in...