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What a 25-Fold Increase in Turkmen Water Prices Will Mean
October 18, 2017
What a 25-Fold Increase in Turkmen Water Prices Will Mean
Ashgabat is ditching water subsidies, with the savings to be directed into the country's energy sector.
What a 25-Fold Increase in Turkmen Water Prices Will Mean
TAPI and CASA-1000 Remain in Project Purgatory
July 10, 2017
TAPI and CASA-1000 Remain in Project Purgatory
As usual, there’s plenty of official optimism.
TAPI and CASA-1000 Remain in Project Purgatory
Afghanistan and Turkmenistan: A Model for Regional Economic Cooperation
July 06, 2017
Afghanistan and Turkmenistan: A Model for Regional Economic Cooperation
"In essence, Afghanistan and Turkmenistan fight against terrorism and radicalism by reducing extreme poverty."
Afghanistan and Turkmenistan: A Model for Regional Economic Cooperation
Will Uzbekistan Join TAPI?
May 23, 2017
Will Uzbekistan Join TAPI?
During his second visit to Turkmenistan, Uzbek President Mirziyoyev agreed to join the pipeline project.
Will Uzbekistan Join TAPI?
Survey Projects Show Progress on TAPI Pipeline
April 12, 2017
Survey Projects Show Progress on TAPI Pipeline
But as the projected operational date gets pushed back, the surveys may be progress for progress' sake.
Survey Projects Show Progress on TAPI Pipeline
Taliban Claims to Control 34 Districts in Afghanistan
March 30, 2017
Taliban Claims to Control 34 Districts in Afghanistan
The insurgent group claims to contest 167 more, many in southern, western and northern Afghanistan.
Taliban Claims to Control 34 Districts in Afghanistan
Afghanistan Shouldn’t Start Counting TAPI Revenue Just Yet
February 24, 2017
Afghanistan Shouldn’t Start Counting TAPI Revenue Just Yet
Progress has been excruciatingly slow but the governments involved remain optimistic.
Afghanistan Shouldn’t Start Counting TAPI Revenue Just Yet
Taliban Pledge to Protect Infrastructure Projects
December 01, 2016
Taliban Pledge to Protect Infrastructure Projects
The Taliban say they are "committed to safeguarding" national infrastructure projects like CASA-1000 and TAPI.
Taliban Pledge to Protect Infrastructure Projects
Afghanistan and Ashraf Ghani's New Internationalism
September 14, 2016
Afghanistan and Ashraf Ghani's New Internationalism
'Clowns to the left of me, Jokers to the Right.'
Afghanistan and Ashraf Ghani's New Internationalism
Afghanistan’s Role in the Central Asia-South Asia Energy Projects
July 12, 2016
Afghanistan’s Role in the Central Asia-South Asia Energy Projects
A bevy of energy projects linking Central and South Asia could provide much-needed stability for Afghanistan.
Afghanistan’s Role in the Central Asia-South Asia Energy Projects
How the Torkham Incident Threatens CPEC, TAPI, and CASA
June 21, 2016
How the Torkham Incident Threatens CPEC, TAPI, and CASA
Pakistan's regional isolation could undermine its long-term strategic plans.
How the Torkham Incident Threatens CPEC, TAPI, and CASA
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
June 19, 2016
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
What India's membership means for the organization as well as New Delhi.
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Chatter Surrounds Turkmenistan’s Gas Export Plans
June 03, 2016
Chatter Surrounds Turkmenistan’s Gas Export Plans
Ashgabat aims to quadruple its gas exports to 180bcm annually by 2030.
Chatter Surrounds Turkmenistan’s Gas Export Plans
TUTAP Energy Project Sparks Political Infighting in Afghanistan
May 10, 2016
TUTAP Energy Project Sparks Political Infighting in Afghanistan
To go through Bamyan or Salang? That is the question.
TUTAP Energy Project Sparks Political Infighting in Afghanistan
CASA-1000 Groundbreaking Planned for May
April 27, 2016
CASA-1000 Groundbreaking Planned for May
Like the December groundbreaking for TAPI, this is little more than movement for the sake of movement.
CASA-1000 Groundbreaking Planned for May
Is the TAPI Pipeline ‘Doable’?
April 09, 2016
Is the TAPI Pipeline ‘Doable’?
The Asian Development Bank thinks so.
Is the TAPI Pipeline ‘Doable’?
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