Amid the supply crunch, CNPC, which operates gas production assets at its Amu River
project in Turkmenistan, is maximizing output with a daily rate exceeding 38 million cubic meters, CNPC said last week.
which is border between tajikistan and Afghanistan, Uzbekistan and Afghanistan and turkmenistan and Afghanistan originates from Wakhan.
The villagers have said that Turkmen forces are grabbing their land on an island that was formed several years ago in the Amu River
, which serves as part of the border between Afghanistan and Turkmenistan.
Jawzjan deputy governor Abdul Rahman Mahmoudi said the Kalfat port had been a major trade centre for residents living on both sides of the Amu River
until mid-1960s before the establishment of the Hairatan dry port.
China is also exploring for gas and oil in the Amu River
Basin area in Northern Afghanistan bordering Tajikistan.
It borders the Caspian Sea to the west, the Amu River
and Uzbekistan to the east, Afghanistan to the southeast and Kazakhstan to the north.
The three biggest contracts awarded by the Ministry of Mines and Industry are Hajigak in Bamiyan province, Asia's biggest untapped iron ore deposit, which was given to an Indian group in November 2011; Aynak copper mine in Logar province, which was granted to a Chinese consortium in November 2007; and oil in the Amu River
Zone whose extraction by the Chinese National Petroleum Corporation is expected to reach 150,000 barrels by March 2013.
There is a gas field] on the banks of the Amu River
that is closer to China, and from there we will supply China with 30 billion cubic meters of gas via Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, and on to Shanghai," Niyazov said.
Contracts for the cooper mine in Logar, iron mine in Bamyan, gas and petroleum in Amu River
Basin in the north were awarded in line with the procedures followed in India, Africa and South America.
He also recalled the two countries' cooperation in borders, adding they would soon open another bridge on Amu River
on Afghanistan border so that the people of the two countries could follow their trading dealings through the bridge.
by Gul Mohammad Tanha on 23 June, 2014 - 12:37 FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Overflowing Amu River
poses a serious threat to the people of the Shahr-i-Bozurg district of northeastern Badakhshan province, residents said on Monday.
I could jump over the Amu River
to get to the other side of the Central Asian countries but in order to transfer money from Kabul to Dushanbe it takes more than ten days.