Natural gas

China's Oil Brothers ZPEC, Geo-Jade to Join Hands in Iraq

China's Oil Brothers ZPEC, Geo-Jade to Join Hands in Iraq

Chinese engineering firm Zhongman Petroleum and Natural Gas Group, better known as ZPEC, has partnered with private Chinese oil firm Geo-Jade…

Jun 8, 2018
Dou Shicong
China's Beiken Energy to Set Up Dubai Unit to Tap Middle East Oilfield Market

China's Beiken Energy to Set Up Dubai Unit to Tap Middle East Oilfield Market

China's Beiken Energy Engineering, one of the country's largest privately owned oilfield service firms, will set up a unit in Dubai to expand its market in the Middle East.

May 29, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Daily Crude Imports Reach Record High in April

China’s Daily Crude Imports Reach Record High in April

China’s daily average crude oil imports reached a record high of 1.3 million tons, or about 9.7 million barrels, last month, driven by growing oil demand in the country.

May 16, 2018
Liao Shumin
Rising Gas Demand Prompts Plant Expansion in Tibet

Rising Gas Demand Prompts Plant Expansion in Tibet

A unit of the world’s third-largest oil company, China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC), has provided Lhasa, capital of western Tibet…

May 7, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Largest Oilfield Exceeds Production Expectations in First Quarter

China’s Largest Oilfield Exceeds Production Expectations in First Quarter

Daqing Oilfield, China's largest source of crude reserves, produced 7.9 million tons in the first three months this year, 2,800 tons more than expected.

May 3, 2018
Dou Shicong
Beiken Energy Wins USD115 Million Drilling Contract For Ukrainian Gas Field

Beiken Energy Wins USD115 Million Drilling Contract For Ukrainian Gas Field

Chinese natural resources exploration firm Xinjiang Beiken Energy Engineering Co. has won a USD115 Million drilling engineering services contract from…

Apr 19, 2018
Tang Shihua
ZPEC Bags USD27.6 Million Oil, Gas Drilling Contract in Iraq

ZPEC Bags USD27.6 Million Oil, Gas Drilling Contract in Iraq

Zhongman Petroleum and Natural Gas Group Corp. (ZPEC) has won a USD27.6-million drilling contract in Iraq to help the Chinese drilling company expand across the Middle East.

Apr 11, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Gas Stocks Rise as Finance Ministry Cuts Shale Tax by 30%

China’s Gas Stocks Rise as Finance Ministry Cuts Shale Tax by 30%

Shares in China’s shale gas sector have surged after state departments cut resources tax on the natural gas by 30…

Apr 4, 2018
Tang Shihua
Shell Was China’s Largest Source of LNG Imports Last Year

Shell Was China’s Largest Source of LNG Imports Last Year

Royal Dutch Shell Plc became China’s largest source of liquefied natural gas imports last year after expanding its business in the sector by around 50 percent worldwide.

Mar 14, 2018
Liao Shumin
Guangdong Goads Major Energy Groups to Cut Gas Prices, Boost Clean Energy

Guangdong Goads Major Energy Groups to Cut Gas Prices, Boost Clean Energy

The development agency of China’s economically-developed southeastern Guangdong province is hammering out a new policy to spur the three major…

Mar 13, 2018
Tang Shihua
China to Step Up Natural Gas Storage Capacity to Ensure Supply Security, Says NDRC Chairman

China to Step Up Natural Gas Storage Capacity to Ensure Supply Security, Says NDRC Chairman

China will step up building natural gas storage facilities to ensure future supply and avoid energy shortage caused by…

Mar 6, 2018
Tang Shihua
Shenwu Environmental Will Convert Coal to Gas in Smog-Dogged Mongolia

Shenwu Environmental Will Convert Coal to Gas in Smog-Dogged Mongolia

Shenwu Environmental Technology Co. and a Singaporean mineral firm are planning a coal gas production base in Mongolia to tackle the nation’s air pollution woes.

Jan 18, 2018
Tang Shihua