First BTK freight train arrives in Kars

The first freight train running along the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway reached Kars. The train covered a distance of 856 km in 40 hours, ADY Express, subsidiary of Azerbaijan Railways, said, adding that the first operation …

 EU supports Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project

The European Union welcomes the new rail corridor which, coupled with investments, improved infrastructure and logistics coordination will provide better connectivity, new business opportunities and increased trade, the statement of the EU …

Construction of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway suspended

Turkey has suspended construction work on its section of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway (BTK) despite the promise given by the country's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to complete its construction until the end of the summer. …

Yildiz: gas pipeline in Kars blown up by PKK members

The explosion on the Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum gas pipeline in Turkey’s Kars province was a terrorist attack by the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), Turkey’s energy and natural resources minister, Taner Yildiz, said. …

Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum gas pipeline caused by gas leak

The explosion on the Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum gas pipeline’s section in Turkey wasn’t a terrorist attack, the residence of the governor of Turkey’s Kars province, where the pipeline runs, said. The governor’s …

Gas pipeline explodes in Turkey

An explosion occurred on the Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum gas pipeline’s section in Turkey’s Kars province. The cause of the explosion is yet to be announced. Gas supply through the pipeline has been suspended, TASS reports. …