Tapi Gas Pipeline Project

  • Pakistan, Iran defy US; launch gas pipeline project March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmedinajad on Monday inaugurated the much-delayed section of a $ 7.5 billion gas pipeline, this despite US pressure on Islamabad to back out of the project. The $7 billion project has faced repeated delays since it was conceived in the...
  • Zardari to leave for Iran on day-long visit March 11, 2013

    Islamabad: President Asif Ali Zardari will leave on a day-long visit to Iran on Monday to formally inaugurate work on the Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline despite the US threat of possible sanctions over Tehran's nuclear programme. Zardari and his Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad are set to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony...
  • US happy as India decides to go ahead with TAPI May 17, 2012

    Washington: The US on Thursday welcomed India's decision to goahead with the TurkmenistanAfghanistanPakistanIndia (TAPI) gas pipeline project, terming it as a positive step forward. "We think this is a positive step forward on TAPI," a State Department spokesperson said in reaction to the Indian Cabinet decision. "We hope to see further momentum...