News // Asia
China overtook the U.S. last year to become the world's biggest energy user, the International Energy Agency revealed on Monday.
20 July 2010 , 09:33Financial Times42310
Chinese oil demand 12.8% in March as the country's economy returned to rapid growth and refining capacity expanded.
21 April 2010 , 08:34Upstream21170
China's economy grew at an annual rate of 11.9% in the first quarter of the year, which experts say could lead to a revaluation of the yuan.
19 April 2010 , 10:34BBC News24050
The World Bank on Wednesday recommended higher interest rates and a stronger currency for China as it raised growth forecasts for the country, whose rapid economic growth has led to rising inflation expectations and concerns that a bubble is building in the property sector.
17 March 2010 , 09:45The New York Times30700
State-run PetroVietnam Gas Corp. has signed a $1 billion Business Cooperation Contract with Chevron Corp.
12 March 2010 , 09:42Dow Jones34700
China's oil demand will increase faster amid better domestic economy in 2010.
26 February 2010 , 10:06iStockAnalyst19900
Oil prices were higher in Asian trade Thursday ahead of a report expected to show a build-up in US crude inventories during the recession, dealers said
20 February 2009 , 13:0417950
The project was implemented to help the impoverished Central Asian nation cope with expected energy shortages
06 November 2008 , 07:1818060
Expenses of the IPI gas pipeline construction will be included in the bills of gas consumers
10 September 2008 , 12:5916090
India's biggest oil producer, ONGC, has agreed to buy Imperial Energy
02 September 2008 , 10:4216950
It is CNOOC's first large oil refinery project in the country
29 August 2008 , 14:0617220
Piped-gas supplier China Gas Holdings Ltd plans to buy a controlling stake in China's largest LPG distributor
27 August 2008 , 13:0114320
China's liquefied petroleum gas import declined by a double-digit rate in the first six months of this year
26 August 2008 , 11:1918430
Japanese shares ended a four-day losing streak Monday
25 August 2008 , 14:1512220
Asian shares rallied on Wednesday on unchanged US Federal Reserve interest rates
06 August 2008 , 09:4914430
Japanese fishermen are in the largest strike ever in the history of the industry, protesting against the high fuel prices
29 July 2008 , 10:2712070
China A-shares finished the morning mixed amid further consolidation after recent gains
23 July 2008 , 12:1511620
PetroChina and Sinopec, China's two leading oil producers, are expected to import 720,000 oil products in July for eastern regions
15 July 2008 , 15:3015280
Qatar Oil Minister Abdullah al-Attiyah said on Friday that he saw no demand for the additional crude that Saudi Arabia has pledged over the past few months
11 July 2008 , 15:2212600
Singapore's economy shrank at an annualised rate of 6.6% in the three months to June
11 July 2008 , 09:4113230