2018, October, 12, 11:00:00AUSTRALIAN - VIETNAMESE NUCLEAR
WNN - The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) and the Vietnam Atomic Energy Agency (VAEA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to allow further collaboration between the two organisations.
2018, October, 3, 08:25:00AUSTRALIA'S RESOURCE EXPORTS: $182 BLN
REUTERS - Australia’s government expects the nation’s resource and energy exports to hit a record of A$252 billion ($182 billion) in 2018-2019, buoyed by climbing prices for commodities such as natural gas and by a weaker Australian dollar.
2018, October, 1, 11:00:00AUSTRALIA'S SANTOS: DOUBLE PRODUCTION
REUTERS -India’s annual economic growth surged to a more than two-year high of 8.2 percent in the three months through June, giving Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government a political boost in the final year of his term before elections.
2018, September, 21, 10:10:00NATURAL GAS EXPORT UP
PLATTS - The International Energy Agency expects the US to account for 75% of the global growth in natural gas exports over the next five years, a bullish outlook for LNG developers facing challenges at home getting projects off the ground and abroad with tariffs affecting trade flows.
2018, August, 22, 12:35:00SANTOS BUYS QUADRANT: $2.15 BLN
REUTERS - Australian oil and gas firm Santos Ltd said on Wednesday it has agreed to buy privately held Quadrant Energy for at least $2.15 billion, bagging access to what may be the biggest oil find off Western Australia in over two decades.
2018, June, 20, 12:15:00EXXON - AUSTRALIA LNG
PLATTS - ExxonMobil's planned LNG import project in Victoria will compete with AGL's planned LNG import terminal in the same state -- at Crib Point near Melbourne -- projected to come online by financial year 2020-2021, and AIE's project next door in the state of New South Wales, potentially at Port Kembla, Newcastle or Port Botany, expected by as early as 2020.
2018, June, 15, 10:40:00AUSTRALIA'S LNG INFRASTRUCTURE
REUTERS - The issue comes down to how quickly to build a shared infrastructure system that would include a major trunk pipeline for transporting gas from mammoth new offshore fields owned by various companies in northwest Australia.
2018, June, 15, 10:35:00CHEVRON STARTED IN AUSTRALIA
REUTERS - Chevron Corp has started producing liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the second unit of its $34 billion Wheatstone development, marking the completion of its two megaprojects in Australia after cost-blowouts and delays.
2018, June, 6, 11:55:00AUSTRALIA'S ECONOMY UP
BLOOMBERG - Gross domestic product advanced 1 percent from the prior quarter, with overseas shipments accounting for half the expansion, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said in Sydney Wednesday. Economists had forecast a 0.9 percent gain. The economy expanded at an annual pace of 3.1 percent, also beating estimates for a 2.8 percent increase.
2018, April, 16, 09:10:00CHEVRON - AUSTRALIA LNG: $54 BLN
REUTERS - The $54 billion Gorgon project came on stream in March 2016 but suffered numerous unplanned shutdowns in its early stages.
2018, April, 6, 18:05:00SANTOS TAKEOVER: $10.4 BLN
REUTERS - Australian gas producer Santos Ltd (STO.AX) said on Tuesday it would “engage with” Harbour Energy after receiving a $10.4 billion takeover offer from the U.S. company, its fourth unsolicited bid since August 2017.
2018, March, 4, 10:52:00AUSTRALIA'S LNG INVESTMENT: $900 MLN
GT - Santos and its GLNG partners—Petronas, Total and KOGAS—will make a massive capital investment of $900 million in upstream developments in the Maranoa, Western Downs, Central Highlands and Banana regions in Queensland this year.
2018, February, 9, 10:55:00AUSTRALIAN LNG: $111 BLN
TWA - The Gorgon and Wheatstone LNG projects are now enjoying cash margins of more than $US30 a barrel at a $US50 price, Chevron says, and production from the $111 billion mega-projects is expected to increase this year.
2017, December, 18, 12:20:00AUSTRALIA STOPS COAL
PLATTS - National Australia Bank announced Thursday it will no longer provide financing for new thermal coal projects.
2017, June, 28, 15:00:00AUSTRALIA - CHINA LNG UP
Among China's LNG suppliers Australia has fared best, with imports rising 42.7 percent in the first five months to 5.39 million tonnes, almost double that of second-placed Qatar at 2.84 million tonnes.