2019, April, 29, 11:05:00VIETNAM'S GROWTH 6.5%
The outlook for Vietnam’s economy remains sound, aided by its strong fundamentals, diversified trade structure, and by the authorities’ commitment to macroeconomic stability and private sector-led growth. However, a soft landing of growth is expected, to 6.5 percent in 2019 and over the medium term, reflecting weak external conditions. Inflation is expected to pick up slightly in 2019 on the back of administered price increases but should remain below the authorities’ four percent target.
2019, April, 29, 11:00:00TOTAL NET INCOME $2.8 BLN
“Markets remained volatile with Brent averaging $63/b in the first quarter, down 6% from last year, while natural gas prices were down 11% in Europe and 30% in Asia. Adjusted net income was $2.8 billion this quarter, down 4%, and return on equity held steady at 12% this quarter.
2019, April, 29, 10:55:00EXXON EARNING $2.4 BLN
Exxon Mobil Corporation today announced estimated first quarter 2019 earnings of $2.4 billion, or $0.55 per share assuming dilution, compared with $4.7 billion a year earlier.
2019, April, 26, 11:20:00GLOBAL LNG TRADE UP 8%
In 2018, global trade in liquefied natural gas (LNG) increased by 3.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) to 41.3 Bcf/d, an 8% increase from 2017
2019, April, 26, 11:15:00FLEXIBLE LNG MARKET
Global oversupply that has pulled spot LNG prices down by more than 50 percent over the past half-year has producers succumbing to consumer demands for fuel on shorter notice and without sourcing or destination restrictions.
2019, April, 26, 11:05:00GLOBAL LNG INVESTMENT $200 BLN
World capital expenditure for both LNG plant and upstream infrastructure will total more than $200bn between 2019 and 2025.
2019, April, 26, 10:45:00NOVATEK'S PROFIT UP 8.9 TIMES
Profit attributable to shareholders of PAO NOVATEK increased to RR 381.8 billion (RR 126.74 per share), or 8.9 times, as compared to the corresponding period in 2018.
2019, April, 26, 10:25:00OCCIDENTAL, ANADARKO MERGER $57 BLN
Occidental Petroleum made a new $57 billion offer for Anadarko
2019, April, 26, 10:20:00ANADARKO NET LOSS $15 MLN
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) announced 2019 first‑quarter results, reporting a net loss attributable to common stockholders of $15 million, or $0.03 per share (diluted).
2019, April, 26, 10:15:00EXXON'S DIVIDEND $0.87
ExxonMobil said that it signed a sales and purchase agreement with Zhejiang Provincial Energy Group for liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply. Under the agreement, Zhejiang Energy is expected to receive 1 million metric tons per annum of LNG over 20 years.
2019, April, 26, 10:10:00NOV VARCO NET LOSS $77 MLN
National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) reported first quarter 2019 revenues of $1.94 billion, a decrease of 19 percent compared to the fourth quarter of 2018 and an increase of eight percent from the first quarter of 2018.
2019, April, 26, 10:05:00AUSTRALIA NEED NUCLEAR
The Council argues its point by noting that nuclear energy provides 11% of the world's electricity in a reliable fashion, at a very low cost, and with zero emissions. According to the industry organization, these are the reasons behind the recent proliferation of nuclear power stations in China, the United Arab Emirates, Finland, and the United Kingdom.
2019, April, 26, 10:00:00NUCLEAR POWER FLUX DENCITY
"In California, one of the sunniest places in the world, it still takes 450 times more land to produce the same amount of electricity from solar as it does from nuclear," he said. "Why do solar panels require 17 times more material, 17 times more land chewed up for mining than what uranium requires? The answer is energy density, which is what makes nuclear power an environmentalist's story."
2019, April, 24, 10:40:00FRANCE'S NUCLEAR IS IMPORTANT
France's ambitious energy plan will require substantial investment efforts over the next few years. Against this backdrop, the French government has expressed a willingness to propose a new remuneration framework for the existing nuclear fleet - though the timing and details of such a regulatory change remain uncertain and remote. What's more, the French state has opened the option of increasing its stake in EDF (currently 83.7%) by as early as 2019. If, or indeed when, these developments are implemented it could be credit positive.
2019, April, 22, 08:20:00AZERBAIJAN OIL PLATFORM $6 BLN
BP and partners have sanctioned the Azeri Central East (ACE) project, the next stage of development of the giant Azeri-Chirag-Deepwater Gunashli (ACG) oilfield complex in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea.