Turkmenistan plans to hold a summit of Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Turkey leaders in late 2016 to consider the the Trans-Caspian gas pipeline construction.
Ashgabat believes that the consent of the sides, covered by the project, that Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan are sufficient for laying the pipe through the bottom of the Caspian Sea, the legal status of which has not yet been defined.
Azerbaijan expressed its readiness to deliver its territory, transit opportunities and infrastructure for implementing the project.
The multilateral talks on the Trans-Caspian project were held in Ashgabat in May 2015. The top managers of the fuel-energy sector of the interested sides attended the talks.
World media monitoring