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  1. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Brazil and Japan to team up on offshore oil project

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by AFP

    ... an international consortium including Chinese state oil majors China National Petroleum Corp and CNOOC won the rights to develop the huge Libra oilfield in Brazil, with an estimated 8 billion to 12 billion ...

  2. News - World - IRAQ

    Violence in Iraq threatens crucial oil reserves, may lead to price hike

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:29am by AFP

    ... the developed world for the first time. Disruption in Iraq would be a particular issue for resource-hungry China, which is now the largest foreign investor in the country's oil sector. Last year China overtook the United States to become the world's biggest oil importer. China National Offshore Oil Corp and China National Petroleum Corp both have huge investments in the south ...

  3. News - China - ENERGY

    Russia signs US$85b deal to supply oil to China, and agrees gas price formula

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 08:27pm by Reuters, AP, AFP

    ... country, even to China." Russian energy minister Novak said Gazprom and China National Petroleum Corp had also agreed on a gas pricing formula with a view to supplying 38 billion cubic metres ... Agencies in Beijing and Moscow and Staff Reporter China agrees to buy fuel shipments worth US$85 billion over 10 years, and neighbours agree on greater co-operation in global affairs ...

  4. News - World - ENERGY

    World's energy supply system under threat as global demand increases

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 10:10pm by AFP

    ... which came ahead of yesterday's announcement in Beijing that China and the United States had agreed to new limits on carbon emissions starting in 2025. The Paris-based body, which advises industrial oil-consuming nations, also forecast China would overtake the US as the world's biggest oil consumer "in the early 2030s". Growth in oil demand to 2040 would also be driven ...

  5. News - World - BRAZIL

    Brazil to join elite club of nations building nuclear-powered submarines

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 09:16pm by AFP

    ... reactor that would put it in the small club of countries with a nuclear sub. The South American giant is exploring major oilfields offshore that could make it a top petroleum exporter. The new ... will be slightly smaller, at 75 metres and 2,000 tonnes. The only countries now designing and building their own nuclear submarines are the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council- ...

  6. Business - Commodities

    Opec expected to stick by oil output

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:29am by AFP

    ... prices high, benefiting producers. The Organisation for Petroleum Exporting Countries, whose dozen member nations together supply about a third of the world's crude, is widely predicted ... down the line. Crude prices have meanwhile won support since Opec's last meeting in December also on solid demand from China despite jitters over its economic slowdown. "It should ...

  7. News - World - CHAD

    Chad suspends CNPC over environmental violations

    Posted May 24th 2014, 02:06am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in N'djamena CNPC suspended for rule violations Chad has suspended all work by the local unit of China National Petroleum Corporation for allegedly violating ... on the protection of the environment". Several dozen research and drilling sites in the poor sub-Saharan nation "have been subjected to dumping harmful to the environment", the letter said, ...

  8. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    China trade with Russia to hit US$100b next year, Xi says after meeting Putin

    Posted May 20th 2014, 01:52pm by AFP

    ... government-controlled Gazprom and state-owned China National Petroleum Corporation began more than a decade ago. A tentative agreement signed in March last year calls for Gazprom to deliver 38 billion cubic ... in Shanghai for a two-day Asian security summit with leaders from Iran and Central Asia. China and Russia will also show off their military prowess as 14 ships begin week-long drills in the East China ...

  9. News - China - MILITANCY

    Boko Haram suspected of kidnapping Chinese workers from Cameroon camp

    Posted May 17th 2014, 06:34pm by Reuters, AP, AFP

    ... of Yanchang Petroleum, is exploring for oil. Chinese embassy political counsellor Lu Qingjiang said there was no plan to evacuate all nationals from Cameroon because most of them live in Yaounde and other big cities. "There are about 10,000 Chinese in Cameroon, but just a very few live in the far north," Lu said. One Chinese national who was injured in the attack is being treated ...

  10. Business - China Business

    Niger to repay US$1 billion China Exim Bank loan from sales of oil produced by Chinese firm

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 03:39pm by AFP

    ... African country’s planning minister said on Tuesday. Repayment of the 25-year loan will start in eight years’ time “thanks to resources from the sale of oil being produced” by China National Petroleum Corporation in the east of the country, Amadou Boubacar Cisse announced. The agreement, the conditions of which Cisse said were “very favourable”, was signed in China on September 30. ...




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