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12 November 2020

Super-majors see LNG ups and downs in Asia

6 November 2020

ExxonMobil has pulled out of an LNG import project in Pakistan, while Chevron has provided an update on the restart of Train 2 at Australia’s Gorgon LNG.

Australian downstream in a tailspin

5 November 2020

Australia’s downstream sector is in trouble, with one refinery closure announced this past week and another facility on the verge of shutting up shop.

Australian opposition leaders heal divide over gas

5 November 2020

The Australian Labor Party’s (ALP) leaders have reportedly managed to agree on a document that unifies various opposing party viewpoints under one banner.

Hengli doubles Dalian refinery’s oil storage

5 November 2020

Independent Chinese refiner Hengli Petrochemical has reportedly added 3.6mn cubic metres (21.39mn barrels) of new crude oil storage to its 400,000 barrel per day downstream complex in Liaoning Province.

Petronas boosts government dividend

5 November 2020

Malaysia’s state-owned Petronas has increased its 2020 dividend payment to the government by almost a third as the COVID-19 pandemic puts mounting strain on the national budget.

PTTEP’s plans for Erawan delayed by Chevron’s arbitration

5 November 2020

Thailand’s state-owned PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) has said that US super-major Chevron’s arbitration with the government over the Erawan natural gas field will stop it from installing production facilities this year.

China pledges upstream developments as crude imports grow

5 November 2020

The Chinese government has pledged to speed up the development of the upstream and midstream sectors amid a deepening dependency on foreign hydrocarbon supplies.