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Iran seeks to salvage gas pipeline deal

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Iran's plugging away at building a gas pipeline to Pakistan, a project that's been plagued by difficulties since it was first mooted nearly two decades ago.

Final price talks in May for TAPI pipeline

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, April 24 (UPI) -- A final round of negotiations on transit fees for the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India natural gas pipeline is set for May, a Pakistani official said.

Pakistan to get crude from Iran on credit

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, March 1 (UPI) -- A Pakistani official said Iran offered to sell the energy-starved country crude oil under a three-month deferred payment option.

Pakistan goes all-in for energy security

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Pakistan has a multifaceted strategy to address growing energy shortages, including quick action on a pipeline from Iran, a government agency said.

Draft agreement reached on TAPI pipeline

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Pakistan and Turkmenistan reached a draft agreement on gas from a planned $7.6 billion pipeline, though Islamabad said it was still keen on working with Iran.

Pakistan unlikely to get Iran's gas?

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Getting a natural gas pipeline built from Iran to Pakistan depends to some extent on the reaction from the international community, a Pakistani official said.

Iran, Pakistan close to natural gas link

TEHRAN, July 27 (UPI) -- Pakistan could connect its transit networks to Iranian gas supplies as early as next year if it wants to, the Iranian envoy to Islamabad said.

Pakistan ready to work on Iranian pipeline

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, July 8 (UPI) -- Pakistan aims to start work on a pipeline on its side of the border to move natural gas from Iran's South Pars gas field, an official said.

IPI to save Pakistan millions

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, July 20 (UPI) -- Natural gas from the South Pars gas field designated for the Iran-Pakistan-India pipeline will save Pakistan $5 million a day, officials said.

Pakistan weighs consortium options for IPI

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, July 10 (UPI) -- Pakistani officials are considering whether to form a local or international consortium to move forward with plans for the Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline.

Pakistan heralds benefits of IPI pipeline

TEHRAN, May 27 (UPI) -- Natural gas imported from Iran through the Iran-Pakistan-India pipeline will generate 5,000 megawatts of electricity for Pakistan, advisers said.

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Pakistan, Iran hold pricing talks on IPI

TEHRAN, May 22 (UPI) -- A Pakistani energy delegation left for Tehran on Friday to discuss pricing terms for the Iran-Pakistan-India natural gas pipeline.

Iran, Pakistan to hold more IPI talks

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, May 20 (UPI) -- Iran and Pakistan will hold another round of negotiations on the Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline at a meeting scheduled Saturday in Tehran, officials said.

Ashgabat agrees on TAPI gas supplies

ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan, April 29 (UPI) -- Ashgabat awarded gas-reserves certification from its Yasrak gas field to Islamabad for exports through the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India gas pipeline.

Turkmenistan courted for IPI

ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan, April 22 (UPI) -- Pakistani energy officials arrived in Turkmenistan on Wednesday to discuss gas from the Dovletabad field for re-export through the Iran-Pakistan-India pipeline.

Pakistan reverses course on IPI

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Pakistani officials decided to reverse course and go ahead with negotiations for the planned Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline, a steering committee said.

Pakistan may back out of IPI

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Pakistan seems likely to back out of deals with Iran and India over a $7.4 billion gas pipeline from the Iranian South Pars field, sources said Thursday.

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