EghtesadOnline: Iran has weighed filing a suit against Turkmenistan for cutting off its natural gas supply at the end of last year, but Iran's state gas company prefers to discuss and settle the dispute outside of court.
EghtesadOnline: The launch of a gas pipeline stretching from the city of Damghan in Semnan Province to Neka in Mazandaran Province next week will end the country’s need for gas imports from Turkmenistan, managing director of the National Iranian Gas Company said.
EghtesadOnline: The National Iranian Gas Company will proceed with a complaint to the International Court of Arbitration (ICA) against Turkmenistan's decision to halt gas supplies late last year if Turkmengaz—the state gas company—fails to sign a new agreement with Tehran, the NIGC managing director said.
EghtesadOnline: Deputy Minister of Petroleum and Managing Director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC), Hamid-Reza Araqi, says Iran does not insist importing gas from Turkmenistan.
EghtesadOnline: National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) has announced that it will bring a suit against Turkmenistan with the international courts following the interference of the Turkmen Foreign Ministry in a gas dispute between Iran and a Turkmen company.
EghtesadOnline: The National Iranian Gas Company in a statement released on Sunday evening said that the gas needed for the northern parts of the country will be supplied by domestic resources.
EghtesadOnline: The natural gas dispute between Iran and Turkmenistan does not constitute a political issue, says Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi.
EghtesadOnline: Turkmenistan stopped gas exports to Iran early on Sunday, according to an informed official with Iran's Petroleum Ministry.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian contract with Turkmen Gas is in place for next five years, Deputy Petroleum Minister and Managing Director of National Iranian Gas Company Hamid Reza Araqi said on Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: An Iranian lawmaker has said that Tehran and Ashkhabad have great capacities to expand cooperation in the strategic area of gas.