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  1. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Beijing raises natural gas prices by 16pc

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 04:59pm by Eric Ng

    ... Commission said. Residential prices and prices for fertiliser makers that use gas as feedstock will remain the same. “This round of non-residential gas price hike is the second step of price reform ... prices were much lower to protect consumers and farmers, but rising imports, which makes up over 30 per cent of consumption, forced Beijing to lift prices to stem losses for importers. The hike ...

  2. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Gas distributors fall on imminent price increase

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 11:24am by Eric Ng

    ... time passing on the costs this time around. “The city gas sector corrected by 10 per cent following the [price] hike in July last year but recovered on the back of [an over 95 per cent] ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    CLP wants timely decision on regulatory extension

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam and Cheung Chi-fai

    ... repeated government and community pressure to reduce its tariff hike. CLP's chairman, Michael Kadoorie, has said more than once that they also faced immense pressure as fuel costs surge by 250 ... must [all] think about." An analyst said CLP may propose a big tariff hike next year when the company lifted the use of the expensive natural gas to replace coal. William Yu Yuen-ping, ...

  4. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Drilling services provider COSL expects deep-water revenue boost

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 01:35am by Eric Ng

    ... increases. "Overall, rates are stable … some high-end jobs still have minor increases," he said. "However, hikes are increasingly difficult to negotiate as oil producers' outlook ...

  5. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    ENN targets 20 per cent growth in net profit

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... or degree of any price hike. "Ultimately, we will share the burden with our customers, but we have made preparations to help reduce the impact on our customers and maintain our sales," he ...

  6. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China gas distributors profitable as price controls slam PetroChina

    Posted Jun 27th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... said it takes time to rationalise gas pricing given "users' limited capacity to absorb price hikes". Bernstein's analysts said the low profitability of industrial users amid ...

  7. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Mainland gas needs price rise, analysts say

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... increase of 16 to 20 per cent early last month, a Jefferies research report said. Zhejiang province is also seeking Beijing's approval for an approximate 25 per cent hike to city-gate prices, ...



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