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  1. Half of works on TAP's onshore section in Albania completedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Xinhuanet

    The Trans-Adriatic Pipeline has already completed half of its Albania onshore route works, TAP representatives here informed Tuesday. "The TAP project implementation is well on track to kick off the offshore section as scheduled," they told local media while making an overview of works progress.

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  2. TAP starts land exit process in AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Trend

    The Trans Adriatic Pipeline commenced the formal land exit process of the temporary leased land for the construction of the pipeline in June 2017, read a message on the website of TAP AG consortium. To date, more than 420 parcels have been returned to the landowners and land exit agreements have been signed, according to the message.

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  3. Several fires reported in Albania due to hot weatherRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    During the past 24 hours, eleven fires broke out in different districts in Albania, the country's interior ministry informed in a statement Friday. The situation was most serious in the districts of Fier, Berat and Diber, where the fires swallowed 15.5 hectares of bushes and 500 olive trees, the ministry said.

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  4. Montenegro says ready to do everything for TAP's successful implementationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Today.Az

    Montenegro's government is ready to do everything it takes to successfully implement the project of construction of the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline , says Montenegrin Prime Minister Dusko Markovic. It is important to emphasize the strong interest of Montenegro to be part of the project, Markovic said in an exclusive interview with Trend.

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  5. Pennine announces Technical Report for Velca Block, AlbaniaRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | World News Report

    Pennine Petroleum Corporation is pleased to announce the completion of the Resource Estimate Velca Block, Central Albania, prepared by Apex Energy Consultants Inc. , in accordance with National Instrument 51-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities and the Canadian Oil and Gas Evaluation Handbook. Apex is an independent qualified reserves evaluator with offices located in Calgary, Alberta.

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  6. Albania upbeat on tourism, but justice reform delays EU talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Albania expects another surge in tourists this year and the economy is making progress but Economy Minister Milva Ekonomi says it is reform of the justice system that is holding back European Union membership talks. FILE PHOTO:A fisherman casts his line into the waters of the Ionian Sea in Vlore, some 150 km from Tirana, September 17, 2010.

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  7. Albania identifies three TAP lines as priority investment projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb.28 By Leman Zeynalova - Trend: Albania has identified three branches of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline as the priority investment projects within its Gas Master Plan, said the message posted on the website of the country's Energy and Industry Ministry. These projects include: first line that will connect the Fier station with the Vlora power plant, second line running from Fier to Ballsh and the third transmission line from Tirana and Durres.

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  8. TAP continues rehabilitation of roads in AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Today.Az

    In February 2017, TAP concluded the refurbishment work for another 8 km road segment, connecting approximately 3,000 residents from the Seman i Ri, Baltez, and Hamil villages to the city of Fier, Albania, said the message on TAP's website. The refurbishment of this road segment is part of TAP's commitment to improve several road and bridges along the pipeline corridor in Albania.

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  9. Albania stops smugglers of 230 ancient Apollonia artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Albanian police say they have prevented the smuggling of 230 archaeological artifacts from ancient Apollonia and have arrested two people. A statement Sunday said pots, vases, parts of ceramic bottles and other artifacts were found at the arrested men's houses in Radostine, a village 75 miles south of the capital, Tirana.

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  10. Albania sRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2017 | KDWN

    Albanian police say they have prevented the smuggling of 230 archaeological artifacts from ancient Apollonia and have arrested two people. A statement Sunday said pots, vases, parts of ceramic bottles and other artifacts were found at the arrested men's houses in Radostine, a village 120 kilometers south of the capital, Tirana.

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  11. Trans Adriatic Pipeline to cost 4.5 billion euros: Project chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    The Trans Adriatic Pipeline , which aims to pump Azeri gas to Europe by 2020, will cost 4.5 billion euros in total, the project chief has stated. "We could not voice an exact figure until now as the contract prices were unclear.

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  12. Over 25% of TAP route cleared in AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Today.Az

    More than 25 percent of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline's route has so far been cleared and graded in Albania, TAP said on its Twitter page. TAP's route through Albania is approximately 215 kilometers onshore and 37 km offshore in the Albanian section of the Adriatic Sea.

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  13. TAP completes first phase of access roads, bridges rehabilitation in AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector At the end of 2016, Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG completed the first phase of road infrastructure rehabilitation in Albania, comprising the upgrade of approximately 58km of access roads, construction of two new bridges and refurbishment of 40 bridges, reads a message posted on the TAP website Jan. 13. According to the message, work lasted one year and a half and was conducted by the joint venture formed by Gener 2 Sh.p.K and Sicilsaldo S.p.A. According to the message, the upgraded road infrastructure will facilitate the transport of line pipes and equipment necessary for the pipeline construction activities.

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  14. Amos Hochstein: U.S. closely working with Azerbaijan, its allies to ensure SGC realizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Today.Az

    The United States announced that it will further support the Southern Gas Corridor project, which will provide Europe with a new source and route of natural gas supply. The importance of the project was high on agenda during the meeting between Azerbaijani Energy Minister Natig Aliyev and Amos Hochstein, Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs at the U.S. Department of State in Baku on December 15. Aliyev, addressing the meeting said that the project is a priority for Azerbaijan and the government is committed to its implementation.

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  15. Over 25% of TAP route graded in Greece, AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Trend

    More than a quarter of Trans-Adriatic Pipeline's onshore route in Greece and Albania has been graded and cleared, TAP said on its Twitter page Dec. 13. TAP is a part of the Southern Gas Corridor which is one of the priority energy projects for the EU. TAP project envisages transportation of gas from the Stage 2 of development of Azerbaijan's Shah Deniz gas and condensate field to the EU countries.

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  16. Work on TAP's eastern segment to start in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Today.Az

    TAP started the transport of some 4,900 steel line pipes, mostly 18 meters long, from the main marshalling yard in Durres towards the Korca region, Albania, said the message on TAP's website. "This will enable TAP to begin 2017 construction activities on the eastern segment of the pipeline, approximately 86.5 km long, or 40 percent of TAP's 215 km onshore section in Albania," said the message.

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  17. Albanian held for Bari woman's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | ANSA.it

    Bari, November 30 - A 29-year-old Albanian man was arrested Tuesday night for allegedly killing a Bari woman in revenge for being fired from her son's pizzeria.

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  18. TAP in Albania: 1st phase of upgrading bridges 97% completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Today.Az

    The first phase of the work on upgrading the access roads and bridges in Albania as part of the implementation of the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline project is 97 percent complete, TAP said on Twitter Nov.23. The overall work for the first phase of road infrastructure rehabilitation along the whole TAP pipeline route comprising 12 roads and 42 bridges started in the summer 2015.

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  19. TAP in Albania: 1st phase of upgrading bridges 97% completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector The first phase of the work on upgrading the access roads and bridges in Albania as part of the implementation of the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline project is 97 percent complete, TAP said on Twitter Nov.23. The overall work for the first phase of road infrastructure rehabilitation along the whole TAP pipeline route comprising 12 roads and 42 bridges started in the summer 2015.

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  20. TAP can serve as example in promoting safety standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Today.Az

    She made the remarks during the 3rd Tirana Gas Pipelines Safety Workshop, organized on Nov.18 by the embassy of Greece. The event titled "Gasification of Albania builds safety capacity," brought together the most important Albanian energy institutions and companies in an effort to share experience and promote safety as well as environmental best practice in the gas industry, said the message posted on TAP's website.

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