Ground breaking ceremony of TAPI in December

ISLAMABAD: Ground breaking ceremony of TAPI gas pipeline project will be held in December this year.


This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister for Oil and Gas of Turkmenistan and Special Envoy of the President of Turkmenistan Baymurat Hojamuhamedov during his meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad today.

He communicated the invitation of President of Turkmenistan to the Prime Minister to attend the ceremony. The Prime Minister thanked for the invitation and said that Pakistan strongly supports the project and its early completion.

Nawaz Sharif said rail and road links between Gawadar and Central Asia would increase the economic activity in the region.

He said Pakistan would facilitate the Turkmenistan and Central Asian countries to develop rail and road links up to Gawadar.