2019, October, 16, 12:20:00U.S. OIL FOR S.KOREA DOUBLED
South Korea's crude oil imports from the US in September more than doubled from a year earlier, while intakes of Saudi crude dropped 17.6% year on year due to the September 14 attacks on Saudi's major oil facilities,
2019, October, 16, 12:10:00IMF: THE GLOBAL ECONOMY SLOWDOWN
Global growth is forecast at 3.0 percent for 2019, its lowest level since 2008–09 and a 0.3 percentage point downgrade from the April 2019 World Economic Outlook.
2019, October, 14, 13:45:00CHINA'S OIL IMPORTS UP 11%
China's crude oil imports jumped 10.8% year on year to hit 10.08 million b/d in September, crossing over 10 million b/d mark again since April,
2019, October, 9, 13:05:00JAPAN COAL RISKS $71 BLN
As much as $71 billion of Japanese coal assets could be at risk as the economic viability of plants is undermined by cheaper renewable energy, research by the University of Tokyo, Carbon Tracker and the Carbon Disclosure Project showed on Sunday.
2019, October, 7, 13:00:00RUSSIA'S NUCLEAR FOR PHILIPPINES
Rusatom Overseas JSC and The Department of Energy of the Republic of Philippines and signed Memorandum of Intent on cooperation in the sphere of small modular reactors.
2019, October, 7, 12:30:00CHINA LEFT IRAN $4.8 BLN
Iran's Petropars will now develop the Phase 11 of the gas project, which was signed in 2017. CNPC was supposed to take Total's 50.1% stake in the project on top of its initial 30% share.
2019, October, 2, 12:05:00U.S. RUSSIA, CHINA SANCTIONS
Treasury imposed sanctions on Moscow-based Maritime Assistance LLC, which it called a front company for Russian shipping company, Sovfracht, which has been subject to US sanctions since September 2016 for operating in Crimea. Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in March 2014, a move which is not recognized by most of the international community.
2019, October, 2, 11:50:00U.S. OIL, GAS FOR INDIA
India's annual trade surplus with the US has averaged about $20 billion in the past four years. The US this year has withdrawn preferential treatment on some Indian exports to the US, stepping up the pressure on New Delhi, while arguing that India has not provided equitable and reasonable access to its markets.
2019, October, 2, 11:40:00U.S., CHINA LNG INVESTMENT: $3.59 BLN
Parent company Sempra Energy also announced an agreement to sell an 83.6% stake in the Peruvian Luz del Sur for $3.59 billion in cash to China Yangtze Power International, or CYP, a subsidiary of CTG, a company statement showed.
2019, October, 2, 11:15:00RUSSIA'S NUCLEAR FOR BANGLADESH
Rosatom in February 2011 signed an agreement for two 1000 MWe-class reactors to be built at Rooppur for the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission. The initial contract for the project, worth USD12.65 billion, was signed in December 2015. The Bangladesh Atomic Energy Regulatory Authority issued the first site licence for the Rooppur plant in June 2016, allowing preliminary site works, including geological surveys, to begin.
2019, September, 27, 13:20:00LNG FOR S.KOREA: $9.6 BLN
South Korea’s state-run Korea Gas Corp. signed a deal to import an additional US$9.6 billion worth of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States for up to 18 years, in line with efforts to expand ties with the world’s top economy in the energy segment, Seoul’s trade ministry said
2019, September, 26, 13:40:00U.S., CHINA SANCTIONS
Analysts have said the Trump administration remains unlikely to sanction a major Chinese entity, even as imports of Iranian crude continue, due to the impact on the global economy if the trade dispute between the two nations drags on.
2019, September, 26, 13:35:00INDIA NEED INVESTMENT
Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged global businesses to “come to India” as his government seeks to build a $5 trillion economy by 2025.
2019, September, 26, 13:30:00COAL FOR INDIA UP 28%
Indian power utilities imported 28.70 million mt of thermal coal over April-August, up 28% from the same period a year ago
2019, September, 26, 13:20:00JAPAN'S LNG INVESTMENT $10 BLN
“On top of Japan’s commitment two years ago of investing or financing more than $10 billion in energy supply chains, we are making a fresh commitment of additional and collective $10 billion funding from both public and private sectors,” said Isshu Sugawara, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)