The First Perspective-Aboriginal
First Nations challenge hangs like a cloud over Athabasca Oil (T.ATH), PetroChina project
Athabasca Oil Corp. shares tumbled again Tuesday after the company announced a reduced capital spending budget as its waits for government approval of a key Alberta oilsands project that is currently at the centre of a legal dispute with First Nations who are opposed to its development.
New Tune For GSK, Woes For PetroChina In Anti-Graft Sweep
China's ongoing anti-graft sweep continues to gain momentum as we approach the end of the year, with major new developments in the headlines from British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline and domestic energy giant PetroChina .
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Canada's Athabasca Oil to spend 42 pct less in 2014
Canadian oil producer Athabasca Oil Corp said it planned to spend 42 percent less in 2014 to develop its assets, as it awaits government approval for its Dover project.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
UPDATE 1-Two more officials at PetroChina parent held in graft probe
The Chinese government has detained two more senior executives of China National Petroleum Company as part of a wider graft investigation into the state energy giant, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
Load Up On Chinese Stocks For 2014
For investors in the world's most important emerging market, the last few years haven't been so kind.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
The Motley Fool
The 5 Poorest Countries in the World
Markets across the world may have risen to record highs in 2013's run-up, but the great gains made by investors, companies, and leading economies haven't extended around the entire globe.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
SouFun Leads Shares to Two-Year High: China Overnight
Chinese stocks trading in the U.S. rose to a two-year high on prospects economic data due this week will signal the nation's recovery is sustaining momentum.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Why Chevron's Huge China Project Has New Delays
Nearly four years after Chevron expected to be producing gas in China with PetroChina , the pair's huge Chuandongbei investment is still not bearing fruit.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Xinhua Insight: Local government seeks eco-compensation from oil producer
A long-running spat between Changqing oil field and Yulin government in northwest China's Shaanxi Province has moved a step closer to being resolved after 21 of the oil and gas producer's 22 bank accounts were unfrozen.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Chevron's $6.4 bln China gas project pushed back again-sources
A $6.4 billion gas project being built by Chevron in China is facing further delays due to disagreements with partner PetroChina over how to develop the technically tricky fields, three industry sources said.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
China Digital Times
Zhou Yongkang's Son Assisting Graft Probe
One of the sources, who has ties to the leadership, said the investigation that Zhou Yongkang's son, Zhou Bin, is helping with was linked to a probe into Jiang Jiemin , until recently the top regulator of state-owned enterprises .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Motley Fool
How to Play the Largest Shale Gas Reserves in the World
The U.S. has undergone a major energy boom as a result of shale drilling, but it isn't the only nation with expansive shale gas reserves.
Petroneft Resources PLC Rating Reiterated by Goodbody Stockbrokers Ltd
's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by investment analysts at Goodbody Stockbrokers Ltd in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, AnalystRatings.NET reports.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
PetroChina, Longyuan strike first Chinese carbon offset deal
State-owned PetroChina bought 10,000 Chinese carbon offsets from wind power producer Longyuan on Friday for 16 yuan each, six times higher than international prices, in the first publicly known trade in the country's fledgling carbon market.
PetroChina sued for 60m yuan over Jilin soil and water pollution
A Chinese government-backed environmental group said it has launched legal action against state-owned oil giant PetroChina for almost US$10 million over pollution.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
China to Start Pipeline Checks as Urban Sprawl Threatens Safety
China will conduct nationwide underground oil pipeline safety checks, as PetroChina Co.
UPDATE 1-Petrochina buys 25 pct of Exxon's interests in major Iraq field
PetroChina has bought a 25 percent stake in the West Qurna-1 oilfield project from Exxon Mobil, strengthening China's hold on Iraq's energy resources.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
WTAQ-AM Green Bay
How China took control of an OPEC country's oil
China's aggressive quest for foreign oil has reached a new milestone, according to records reviewed by Reuters: near monopoly control of crude exports from an OPEC nation, Ecuador.
China's PetroChina receives notice from U.S. court on probe into executives
China's oil giant PetroChina Co Ltd has received a notice from a U.S. court related to a complaint involving its former and current chairmen on suspected violations of U.S. securities regulations.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Petrochina Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Barclays
PTR has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein downgraded shares of Petrochina from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating in a research note to investors on Friday, November 1st.