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29.04.2014 Turkish opposition leader questions gas deal with Iran

Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) Deputy Chairman Sezgin Tanrıkulu submitted a parliamentary question on April 28 about an expensive gas deal with Iran, Today’s Zaman has reported.

25.04.2014 Russia not interested in new route for South Stream – Turkish minister

Russia does not intend to change the South Stream gas pipeline's route, TRT Haber TV channel quoted Turkish Energy and Natural Resources Minister Taner Yildiz as saying on April 24, Trend has reported.

23.04.2014 Turkey to abandon take-or-pay principle in gas agreements

Turkey intends to deviate from a 'take or pay' principle in executing gas supplies agreements with Azerbaijan and Iran, Azernews reported on April 22.

22.04.2014 Turkey allows oil exploration in forests, national parks

The law authorizing the conduction of oil exploration in the forests and national parks has entered into force in Turkey, the country's Resmi Gazete newspaper reported on April 18, Trend has said.

22.04.2014 Russia, Turkey to increase Blue Stream gas pipeline capacity

Moscow and Ankara have agreed to boost the capacity of the Blue Stream gas pipeline, which brings Russian gas through the Black Sea to central Turkey, to 19 billion cubic meters from 16 billion cubic meters, Turkey’s Energy and Natural Resources Minister Taner Yildiz sai

22.04.2014 Turkey wants gas price discount from Russia

Turkey will try to obtain a gas price discount from Russia, and this issue will be discussed with the management of Russia's Gazprom in the coming days, Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Taner Yildiz said, the country's TRT Haber TV channel reported on Ap

17.04.2014 Iran sure to win gas price dispute with Turkey

Iran believes that the International Court of Justice will most likely favor Iran in the gas price dispute with Turkey, according to Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, Trend reported on April 16.

17.04.2014 Turkey to offer Russia new route for South Stream

Turkey intends to offer Russia a laying option for the South Stream gas pipeline not on the bottom of the Black Sea as expected, but onshore, the Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Taner Yildiz, said, Trend reported on April 16.

15.04.2014 SOCAR says Turkey wants more shares in TANAP

Turkey is planning to gain an additional 10 percent share in the Trans-Anatolian pipeline (TANAP) project, Head of Azerbaijan's State Energy Company SOCAR Rovnag Abdullayev told journalists on April 12, Azernews reported on April 14.

11.04.2014 Socar Turkey LNG receives license to trade in Turkey

Socar Turkey LNG has received a license for the purchase and sale of liquefied gas in Turkey, as well as for liquefied gas import and natural gas export, a message posted on the website of Turkish Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EPDK) said, Trend reported on April 10