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Iranian officials said a 25-km pipeline to transfer oil products to Afghanistan is now being assessed and will likely be implemented in the near future once the the study is completed.

The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline, a decade-old gas transit project, may soon add China to the mix in a move that has surprised Washington lawmakers.

Kazakhstan's Legislature has passed a bill requiring any new trunk oil or gas pipelines built on the territory of the Central Asian state be majority-owned by the state. The legislation will mean that the state will have at least 51% in any new pipelines.

ABB won a contract to supply automation and safety systems, electrical equipment and related services for a new gas compression station that will serve the natural gas pipeline that runs across northern Turkey.

A failure to work with the community could undermine Papua New Guinea's $16 billion liquefied natural gas project, the key element of which is a massive pipeline.

Abu Dhabi started exporting its first crude from a pipeline that bypasses the Strait of Hormuz on July 16, shipping the fuel from the neighboring sheikhdom of Fujairah to a refinery in Pakistan, according to Bloomberg.

Tarahumara Pipeline, S.de R.L. de C.V, a subsidiary of Grupo Fermaca, has been selected in a public auction by the Mexican Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) to build and operate the natural gas pipeline for the northern region of Mexico in the state of Chihuahua.

Gazprom's exports to Europe fell 12% in the first four months of 2012, calling the company's annual plans to export 150 Bcm of gas into question. Sales from January to April dropped from 58 Bcm last year to 51 Bcm this year.

Oil prices remain a threat to the fragile global economic recovery despite a recent fall, the International Energy Agency's chief economist told Reuters last month, adding the IEA remained ready to release emergency oil stocks if needed.

ENI’s subsidiary, Saipem has signed a deal to lay pipelines that will carry oil and gas from an offshore Caspian Sea field. Saipem and LUKoil, which plans to launch the Vladimir Filanovsky field by the end of 2015, haven't named the price of the contract.

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