China's State Oil Conglomerates Backtrack On Refineries Plan
China's state oil companies are delaying the expansion of new refineries as the market of refined oil products shows obvious signs of a glut.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Water pollution plaguing China
On Friday the government of Lanzhou, China, informed its 3.6 million residents that their drinking water would be carcinogenic for the next 24 hours.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
South China Morning Post
Energy giant CNPC reviews internal anti-graft efforts
Born in 1942, Zhou was secretary of the Political and Legislative Affairs Committee of the party's Central Committee from 2007 to 2012.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Sydney Morning Herald
Oil leak taints Lanzhou water supply
An oil pipe leak is being blamed for excessive levels of the toxic chemical benzene in the tap water of one of China's key northern cities.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Gazprom, CNPC mull gas pipeline options
A contract to send Russian natural gas to the Chinese market should be signed by the end of the year, the chairman of Russian energy company Gazprom said.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Shell, CNPC sign long-term cooperation deal on shale, other projects
Royal Dutch Shell and China National Petroleum sign a long-term deal to collaborate on projects in unconventional resources such as shale, the deepwater and liquefied natural gas spheres, and other upstream and downstream projects.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Iran sets deadline for China oil giant
Iran has given China's oil giant, CNPCI, three months to meet its obligations regarding a massive oil field in Iran or face expulsion from the project, an Iranian deputy oil minister says.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
The New Yorker
China's Fifteen-Billion-Dollar Purge
Imagine that Barack Obama, within a year of assuming the Presidency, quietly detained Dick Cheney - or Al Gore, if you prefer - and seized his assets.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
China runs risk with new gas import route
China runs risk with new gas import route By Michael Lelyveld China is planning to start work on a new gas route through Central Asia this year despite cross-border conflicts in the region that threaten transport and trade.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Chad fines CNPC unit $1.2 bln for environmental damage
The Chadian government has fined the local unit of China National Petroleum Corporation $1.2 billion for repeated environmental damage, a statement from the environment minister said on Friday.