In Islamabad, the Minister of Energy of Pakistan Muhammad Hammad Azhar met with the Ambassador of Turkmenistan Atajan Mowlamov. The head of the Ministry of Energy of Pakistan stressed the interest of the state in accelerating the implementation of the TAPI gas pipeline project. To the mutual benefit of the participating states, Muhammad Hammad Azhar noted the advisability of working out all the nuances of gas transit and supply contracts from Turkmenistan.
According to the Pakistani media, the Ambassador of Turkmenistan informed the Minister of Energy of Pakistan about the progress of TAPI implementation from the Turkmen side. The diplomatic representative of Turkmenistan convincingly assured the Pakistani side of the scrupulous elaboration of all tasks of the gas pipeline project implementation, including financial and security issues.
Sources: turkmenistan.gov.tm and radio.gov.pk