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AsianOil: Comet wins CBM block in Queensland

11 May 2021

Australian independent Comet Ridge has been awarded a new coal-bed methane (CBM) exploration block by the Queensland State government.

Sinopec chases new opportunities in China’s expanding gas sector

6 May 2021

The company has outlined an ambitious investment plan for the next five years as it seeks to pivot towards liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports.

Total resumes push towards FID for Papua LNG

6 May 2021

France’s Total announced this week that following talks with the government of Papua New Guinea (PNG), it was remobilising project teams and other required resources to move the proposed Papua LNG project forward.

Philippine official lashes out at China

6 May 2021

Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin has lashed out at China’s continued presence within waters the Southeast Asian country claims.

ACCC to approve Queensland LNG maintenance co-ordination

6 May 2021

Australia’s competition watchdog has said it is inclined to approve plans by Queensland’s three liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects to extend their co-ordination of maintenance schedules as long as the process remains transparent.

Petronas picks Tanjung Offshore for well abandonment work

6 May 2021

Malaysian service provider Tanjung Offshore Services has won a $12mn contract from state-owned Petronas for plug and abandonment integrated services for the shallow-water Pulai field.

SKK Migas sets Rokan well target

6 May 2021

Indonesian upstream regulator SKK Migas has said drilling nearly 200 wells at the country’s second-largest oilfield this year will be crucial to achieving the government’s long-term production targets.

Indian TPPs seek easier access to ONGC’s gas

6 May 2021

An industry body representing India’s power generators is lobbying the government to make it easier for certain natural gas-fired thermal power plants (TPPs) to bid for supplies of the fuel from a new deepwater field.

AGL formally scraps Crib Point LNG import project

5 May 2021

Australia’s AGL Energy said this week that it was stopping development of its proposed Crib Point LNG import project. The move is not a surprising one, as it comes around a month after the State of Victoria rejected the plan.

GLNG: AGL formally scraps Crib Point LNG import project

4 May 2021

Australia’s AGL Energy said this week that it was stopping development of its proposed Crib Point LNG import project, arounnd a month after the State of Victoria rejected the plan on concerns over its environmental impact.

AsianOil: PetroChina posts best quarterly profit in seven years

4 May 2021

State-run PetroChina has posted a first-quarter net profit of CNY27.72mn ($4.28bn), a return to the black after the previous year’s CNY16.23bn ($2.51bn) loss.

Armour announces NT resource update ahead of asset spin-off

29 April 2021

Australian independent Armour Energy has announced the independent confirmation of a resource estimate for its Northern Territory assets as it prepares to spin off the fields.

Texcal ramps up oil production onshore Indonesia

29 April 2021

Texcal Mahato has successfully brought on stream a new oil producing well at the Mahato production-sharing contract (PSC) onshore Indonesia.

Sinopec returns to profit in Q1

29 April 2021

China’s state-run Sinopec Corp. has posted a first-quarter net profit of CNY17.93bn ($2.77bn), a significant turnaround from the CNY19.87bn ($3.07bn) loss it recorded in the same period of 2020.

ONGC downplays restructuring reports

29 April 2021

India’s state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) has downplayed reports of government pressure on company management to divest some of its assets as part of a wider restructuring effort.

SKK Migas aims for 2021 launch of Tangguh LNG expansion

29 April 2021

Indonesia’s upstream regulator SKK Migas has said it hopes BP can bring the third train of its Tangguh liquefied natural gas (LNG) project on stream by the end of the year.

Indonesian government divided over delayed gas pipeline

29 April 2021

The energy ministry and downstream regulator are split over how the Cirebon-Semarang (Cisem) pipeline project should be executed, with each side becoming increasingly invested in its vision.

Petronas exports LNG in ISO tanks to China

29 April 2021

Malaysia’s state-owned Petronas has exported its first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) stored in ISO tanks to China.

Philippines approves LNG-to-power project

29 April 2021

The government of the Philippines has approved Vires Energy’s proposed LNG-to-power project.

Nigerian president returns four licence areas to Addax Petroleum

28 April 2021

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has transferred licences for four oil-bearing blocks back to Addax Petroleum, a company controlled by China’s Sinopec.

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