ChinaOil Top Story archive

22 June, Week 24, Issue 648

China’s coal-to-liquids (CTL) and coal-to-gas (CTG) programmes have made progress with the opening of a US$4.2 billion plant in Inner Mongolia, built by a private power company.

15 June 2017, Week 23 Issue 647

Hong Kong-listed MIE Holdings has said it will buy CQ Energy Canada Partnership’s assets for C$722 million (US$544.1 million) as Chinese capital continues to flood into the North American country...

08 June 2017, Week 22 Issue 646

China’s Zhejiang Hengyi Group aims to finish building a US$3.4 billion refinery in Brunei in October 2018, with start-up slated for 2019.

01 June 2017, Week 21 Issue 645

Chinese equity fund Fosun International has reportedly emerged as one of the frontrunners to buy Australasian upstream assets offered for sale by Sydney-listed Origin Energy, Reuters reported on...

25 May 2017, Week 20 Issue 644

Shale gas development in China is expected to benefit from an overall boost in capital expenditure by state-run PetroChina and Sinopec this year.

18 May 2017, Week 19 Issue 643

China expects to complete the domestic section of an oil pipeline that will carry crude from Russia by the end of 2018, the vice governor of China’s northeastern Heilongjiang province, Li Haitao,...

11 May 2017, Week 18 Issue 642

China CEFC Energy is understood to have approached oil trading house China Arts Huahai Import & Export with an acquisition offer after the latter started liquidating its assets.

04 May 2017, Week 17 Issue 641

China-focused CBM developer Green Dragon Gas reported a net loss of US$12.1 million for 2016, on the back of a decline in its downstream business and a drop in the exchange rate. This was despite...

27 April 2017, Week 16 Issue 640

Zhejiang Jinzhou Pipeline Technology has secured a 278 million yuan (US$40.4 million) contract to provide steel pipes for CNOOC Ltd’s Dongfang 13-2 high-pressure high-temperature (HPHT) gas field...

20 April 2017, Week 15 Issue 639

Water treatment provider OriginClear has partnered with a local organisation in China’s Shandong Province in order to improve water usage at China’s largest commercial shale gas project.

13 April 2017, Week 14 Issue 638

Philippine Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi said last week that several Japanese and Chinese companies had expressed interest in plans for a new LNG import terminal.

06 April 2017, Week 13 Issue 637

Commodities trader Glencore has sold a 51% share of its oil product storage and logistics business to China’s HNA Innovation Finance for US$775 million in cash.

30 March 2017, Week 12 Issue 636

Myanmar is reportedly delaying the operational start-up of a pipeline to transfer crude oil through the country to China.

23 March 2017, Week 11 Issue 635

A subsidiary of state-owned China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC) has said it plans to begin developing a trio of gas fields in Uzbekistan in the second half of this year.

16 March 2017, Week 10 Issue 634

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said last week that Beijing and all 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) had finalised the first draft of a code of conduct covering...