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08.01.2014 Turkish gas import, consumption down in January-November

The Turkish state pipeline company Botas imported about 34.29 billion cubic meters of gas from a variety of sources in January-November 2013 compared to nearly 38.8 billion cubic meters in January-November 2012, according to a message posted on the official website of Bo

03.01.2014 Oil pumping from Iraq to Turkey stopped after pipeline blast

The pumping of oil from Iraq to Turkey has been discontinued on January 3 owing to the demolition of the Kurku-Ceyhan pipeline, Voice of Russia has reported.

26.12.2013 Turkey-KRG oil flow to begin after tests: Minister

Test flows for northern Iraqi oil have been completed up to Ceyhan, Turkey’s southern coastal district of the Mediterranean Adana province, Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yıldız has said, adding that oil flow would start following the tests.

17.12.2013 Iraq’s Kurdistan to Start Exporting Oil to Turkey in January

Iraq's Kurdish Autonomy will start oil exports to Turkey in January, 2014, Trend news agency has reported, citing spokesperson for the Kurdish Autonomy in Northern Iraq Sevin Diyazi as reported by Sabah newspaper reported on December 16.

11.12.2013 Iraq Warns Kurdistan against Oil Export

Iraq’s Vice President Khudayr al-Khuzaie has warned against any oil exports from the Kurdistan region without the central government’s consent, Iran’s Press TV reported on December 11.

06.12.2013 Turkey to Import USD 350 Million Worth of LNG from Qatar

Turkey will import 350 million U.S. dollars' worth of liquefied natural gas from Qatar to meet its increasing demand this winter, semi-official Anadolu news agency quoted Turkish energy minister as saying December 5, Xinhua has reported.

05.12.2013 Turkey to Simplify Taxation for TANAP Pipeline

The Trans-Anatolian pipeline (TANAP) project within the simplified oil and gas taxation system in Turkey will receive tax benefits, the Azerbaijani news agency Trend reported on December 5, citing the Sabah newspaper.

02.12.2013 Turkish Star Refinery Requires Additional Investment

An additional $475 million will be invested in the construction of an oil refinery which is being constructed in Turkey's Izmir city, Azernews reported on November 29, citing Turkish media.

28.11.2013 Turkey, Iraq’s Kurdistan Reach No Agreement on New Oil Pipeline

Talks between Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani didn't end on November 27 with concrete results on the construction of a new oil pipeline from Kirkuk, Today’s Zaman has reported.

27.11.2013 TAP Pipeline Director Says Turkey to Become Gas Transportation Hub

Turkey is destined to be the hub for natural gas transportation with the Southern Gas Corridor, an ambitious European initiative to bring natural gas to Europe from the Caspian, Middle Eastern and even eastern Mediterranean regions, Michael Hoffmann, the Trans Adriatic P