Gulfoilandgas.com Asia Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com Asia NewsCopyright 2017. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Fri, 28 Apr 2017 01:06:50 GMTRussia Economy - April 2017Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTData from the Federal State Statistics Service showed that Russia’s GDP has returned to growth territory in 4Q16 after seven consecutive quarters of contraction. GDP grew 0.3% y-o-y in 4Q16. The main ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58870&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asYinson Wins USD1.0 Billion FPSO Contract for Ca Rong Do FieldWed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTMalaysia’s premier integrated offshore services provider, YINSON HOLDINGS BERHAD (Yinson) is pleased to announce that Yinson Clover Limited (YCL), an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company wa...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58863&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asAndalas Energy & Power Provides Update on Tuba Obi East Gas ProjectWed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAndalas Energy and Power, the AIM listed Indonesian focused energy Company, has provided an update on the Tuba Obi East oil and gas concession (‘TOE’) in the South Sumatran Basin. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58824&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asAzeri Absheron Gas Field Could Start Production At End-2019Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTNatural gas production at Azerbaijan's Absheron field in the Caspian Sea could begin in late 2019 or early 2020, an official at Azeri state energy company SOCAR said on Tuesday. Absheron is an offs...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58848&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_as2nd SOCAR International Caspian & Central Asia Downstream ForumTue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe 2nd SOCAR International Caspian and Central Asia Downstream Forum - Trading, Logistics, Refining, Petrochemicals commemorating the National Leader of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev’s 94th anniversary st...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58838&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asIranian Crude Oil at $53 Per BarrelTue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTIran’s crude oil traded above $53 a barrel in the week to April 14, reflecting the global confidence in a pact between OPEC and non-OPEC producers to slash supplies to boost flagging oil prices. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58837&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asMarubeni & Chuetsu Sign MoU for Developing Application & Sales of Cellulose NanofiberTue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTMarubeni Corporation (Marubeni) and Chuetsu Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd. (“Chuetsu”) have agreed to jointly develop the application and sales of cellulose nanofiber “nanoforest?” produced by Chuetsu and sig...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58829&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asNord Stream 2 AG & European energy Companies Sign Financing AgreementsMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Nord Stream 2 project, being pursued by Gazprom, has taken today another important step towards its implementation, responding to the need of the European Union for additional gas imports and ther...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58841&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asTotal to Finalize South Pars Deal Within WeeksMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTIran says it expects France’s Total to finalize an agreement over the development of a key natural gas project in the country’s south in less than a month. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58840&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asNew Discoveries May Improve Iran Rank in Holding Oil ReservesMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTNew crude oil discoveries in the Persian Gulf may bring Iran’s rank among holders of the biggest oil and gas reserves in the world, a senior energy official said. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58839&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asGazprom & ENGIE Sign Memorandum of UnderstandingMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTA working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Isabelle Kocher, CEO of ENGIE, took place in Paris today. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58835&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asGazprom Neft Drills First Ever Multi-Hole “Fishbone” Well on the Arctic ShelfMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe first ever multi-hole “fishbone” well involving multiple horizontal branches has been drilled and commissioned at the Prirazlomnaya offshore rig — the only project on the Russian Arctic shelf at w...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58833&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asChevron Plans to Sell its Bangladesh CompaniesMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTChevron Corporation announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Chevron Global Ventures, Ltd., has entered into an agreement to sell the shares of its wholly-owned indirect subsidiaries operating in B...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58821&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asThailand Gears Up To Be ‘The Energy Hub for Asia’ With Ministry Of EnergyMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTMr. Areepong Bhoocha-Oom, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Energy of Thailand launched the ‘Future Energy Asia Exhibition & Conference’ as a major initiative towards securing the path to Thailan...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58820&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asTwo Million Tonnes of Oil Produced at Vladimir Filanovsky FieldMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTLUKOIL has reached another milestonnee with two million tonnes of oil, produced at the Vladimir Filanovsky field in the Caspian Sea. As of today, hydrocarbons are extracted through four horizontal pro...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58815&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asAndalas Energy & Power Announces Operations UpdateMon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAIM-listed Andalas Energy and Power has provided an update on its activities with Pertamina, Indonesia’s national oil company, including the identification of a further two gas fields suitable for wel...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58798&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asChina's CNOOC Tenders 10 Coal Bed Methane BlocksSun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTChina National Offshore Oil Company, or CNOOC, issued a tender offering domestic and foreign companies to bid for 10 coal bed methane blocks in the country, the company said on Thursday. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58800&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asSOCAR Boosts Caspian Resources OutputSun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAzerbaijan’s state-run oil company SOCAR will produce another 43,800 tons of oil and around 3.65 million cubic meters of gas per year after it commissioned a new well on the Guneshli offshore field in...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58775&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asAzar Oilfield Output to Reach 30,000 bpdSat, 22 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTProduction from Azar Oilfield in the southern Ilam Province is slated to double in May, said Keyvan Yarahmadi, who oversees the development of field at the Petroleum Engineering and Development Compan...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58764&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_asPetro Matad Wins PSC Extensions for Mongolia Blocks IV and VFri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTPetro Matad has received an official letter from the Mining Resources and Petroleum Authority of Mongolia (MRPAM), dated 20 April 2017, confirming MRPAM's intent to extend the PSC exploration periods ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58803&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_as