May 5 2015 - 13:29
A package of bilateral documents was signed during the working visit of Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov to Italy, the Turkmen government's message said.The sides signed a memorandum on economic cooperation, a program of cooperation between the foreign ministries of the two countries for 2015-2016, a memorandum on cooperation in the sphere of science, an agreement on exchange of information on tax issues.
May 4 2015 - 17:46
A US delegation will visit Iran this week to study investment opportunities in the oil sector of the country. The delegation will meet with officials of the Iranian government and oil companies and mediators, Gazeta.ru reports.Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Abbas Sheri Moghaddam emphasized that the visit will be the basis for operation of international oil and gas companies of the US in Iran after the lifting of the sanctions.
May 2 2015 - 18:26
Putin has ratified a Russian-Chinese gas deal.
May 2 2015 - 17:34
Ankara, Ashgabat, Baku and Brussels have discussed their cooperation in the gas sector.
May 1 2015 - 16:50
JP Morgan has adjusted its forecasts for rises in Brent oil prices by $3 per barrel in 2015 and by $10 per barrel in 2016. The bank expects the average price to reach $62 in 2015 and $72 in 2016, Trend reports.WTI oil, according to JP Morgan's predictions, will hit $55 per barrel in 2015 and $64 in 2016. The reduction of oil extraction in non-OPEC states will force prices to go up.In the long run, Brent oil prices may reach $90, and WTI – $80.
Apr 30 2015 - 21:59
Brent oil has reached a price of $66.18 per barrel, almost making it to the level of $66.71 per barrel of December 11, 2014, as seen at the ICE, London Exchange. As of 8.51pm, the dollar was worth 51.518 rubles. As of 8.45pm, the euro was worth 57.739 rubles. The dollar will cost 51.14 rubles on May 1, the euro 57.16 rubles.
Apr 30 2015 - 21:15
Bloomberg has called the Russian ruble the best currency of April. The agency said that, as of 6.00pm, its value in ratio to the US dollar rose by 12.8%, compared to its value a month earlier. This makes it the best currency among 170 others monitored by the agency, RBC reports. The Ukrainian hryvnia was rated second. It gained 10.3% in April. The euro gained 4.4%. 103 world currencies appreciated, including 16 out of 23 currencies of developing countries.
Apr 30 2015 - 14:42
Ashgabat is holding multilateral meetings at government level with the participation of a high-ranking delegation of the European Commission, where the possibility of Turkmen gas supplies to Europe is being discussed, a source close to the negotiations said.