ChinaOil Top Story archive

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...

09 March 2017, Week 09 Issue 633

Sinopec Group will upgrade refineries in Shanghai, Nanjing and Zhenhai on the east coast and Maoming-Zhanjiang in Guangdong Province at a cost of 200 billion yuan (US$29.05 billion). The project...

02 March 2017, Week 08 Issue 632

China Aviation Oil (Singapore), also known as CAO, reported a 30.2% rise in revenues in its 2016 results released last week.

23 February 2017, Week 07 Issue 631

Sinopec has made significant shale gas discoveries in the Nanchuan Block in Chongqing Municipality, part of southwestern China’s Sichuan Basin.

16 January 2017, Week 06 Issue 630

Taiwan’s state-run CPC is planning to invest US$6.44 billion in its natural gas business over the next six years, the Taipei Times reported. Company chairman Chen Chin-te said the majority of the...

09 February 2017, Week 05 Issue 629

China-focused CBM producer Green Dragon Gas has said it is considering a dual listing in China as part of its growth strategy for this year.