Weatherford rig at Tangna Pusht, pakistan Exploration & Production

Pakistan invites shale gas pilot project bids

Islamabad has asked major US shale players to help it assess the potential of Pakistan's acreage.

By Verity Ratcliffe 23 November 2017
Exploration & Production

Low prices threaten to keep Bangladeshi E&P sluggish

A lack of coordination on pricing and development could slow Bangladesh’s gas exploration and production, experts have told Interfax.

11 June 2012
LNG

Game-changing theories

The World Gas Conference wrapped up on Friday on a more optimistic note than three years previous in Argentina.

8 June 2012
Supply & Demand

De Margerie to visit Myanmar

Total’s Chief Executive Christophe de Margerie said he is planning to visit Myanmar during a press conference on the final day of the World Gas Conference in Kuala Lumpur.

8 June 2012
Supply & Demand

Conditions on China-Myanmar pipeline route 'very dangerous'

The territory through which China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC) is constructing its twin-pipeline project in Myanmar is “very dangerous,” a source with knowledge of the matter told Interfax at the World Gas Conference.

8 June 2012
Policy & Regulation

Pakistan hopes to lure Gazprom, other foreign majors

In the hopes of attracting more foreigners to its gas sector, Pakistan is in talks with the likes of Gazprom about funding the proposed TAPI pipeline and taking part in new exploration and production ventures.

8 June 2012
Supply & Demand

Japan LNG consumption may jump by 2030

Japan’s LNG use will jump considerably by 2030 if plans to shake up the country’s energy sector are implemented, Mitsunori Torihara, the chairman of The Japan Gas Association (JGA) told delegates on Thursday at the World Gas Conference in Kuala Lumpur.

7 June 2012
LNG

Santos, Conoco welcome ‘Asian flavour’ to their Timor Sea LNG project

ConocoPhillips and Santos have finalised a deal to sell 37.5% of their Barossa and Caldita gas discoveries offshore Australia to South Korea’s SK E&S, adding “robustness” to their LNG project ambitions, Santos said on Thursday.

7 June 2012
Pipelines, Storage & Power

South Asia builds pipelines as it gears up for gas boom

South Asian countries are pushing infrastructure expansion to the top of their priority lists as they tout their region as the new hub of gas sector investments and projects.

7 June 2012
Exploration & Production

Catching the Asian gas boom

Interfax caught up with Fereidun Fesharaki, chief executive of the consulting agency FACTS Global Energy, on the third day of the World Gas Conference in Kuala Lumpur to discuss some of the event’s overriding themes so far.

6 June 2012
Policy & Regulation

Indonesia, Malaysia mull subsidies, market prices

Indonesia and Malaysia are taking small steps to raise their subsidised energy prices closer to international levels, in an attempt to balance the industry’s demand for higher prices and the need to support their speedy economic growth.

6 June 2012
Supply & Demand

Walk the talk on gas – RasGas CEO urges EU

The European Union needs to overhaul its regulatory structure to promote gas as a clean energy source and “back up the talk [of reducing carbon emissions] once and for all”, RasGas Chief Executive Hamad Rashid al-Mohannadi said in his keynote address to the World Gas Conference on Wednesday.

6 June 2012
Supply & Demand

Japan’s LNG facilities ‘safer’ than nuclear

The limited damage sustained by Japan’s LNG industry following the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami is testament to its safety, Nobuhiko Takei, the production technology manager of the Japan Gas Association, told Interfax.

6 June 2012
Companies & Finance

Catching the Asian gas boom

Interfax caught up with Fereidun Fesharaki, chief executive of the consulting agency FACTS Global Energy, on the third day of the World Gas Conference in Kuala Lumpur to discuss some of the event’s overriding themes so far.

6 June 2012
Exploration & Production

Shell, Exxon see unconventional future

Royal Dutch Shell Chief Executive Peter Voser and ExxonMobil Chief Executive and Chairman Rex Tillerson trumpeted the potential of global unconventional gas resources in their keynote speeches to the World Gas Conference in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday.

5 June 2012
Global Markets

The gas sector’s Chinese Olympics

Malaysia puts on a stellar show as 5,000 delegates pour in for the week-long 25th World Gas Conference.

5 June 2012
LNG

Construction on Shell’s Prelude FLNG now underway

Cutting on the steel that will create Royal Dutch Shell’s mammoth Prelude floating LNG (FLNG) project got underway last month in Dubai, marking the beginning of construction for a project that has been close to two decades in the making.

5 June 2012
Supply & Demand

Europe, Asia unlikely to see US-like unconventional development through to 2017

A mixture of geological, technological and regulatory issues will prevent Europe and Asia from enjoying a boom in unconventional gas supply such as that seen in the United States, at least through to 2017, the International Energy Agency said on Tuesday.

5 June 2012
Companies & Finance

PetroVietnam and SK Holdings sign MoU

PetroVietnam and South Korea’s SK Holdings have signed a memorandum of understanding under which SK Holdings would participate in PetroVietnam’s energy projects, including oil and gas exploration production, coal-fired power generation development and oil processing, the Vietnamese firm announced on Thursday.

5 June 2012
LNG

Malaysia kicks off a new era of LNG imports

With a video and soundtrack that could rival the trailer of a Hollywood summer blockbuster, a five-second countdown and three official strikes of the gong, the Malaysian prime minister and top Petronas officials on Monday launched their country’s first LNG terminal, in tandem with the start of the week-long World Gas Conference in Kuala Lumpur.

4 June 2012
Supply & Demand

World Gas Conference starts in Kuala Lumpur

The Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak opened the 25th World Gas Conference in Kuala Lumpur on Monday by promoting gas as the fuel most suited to promote continued economic growth while also cutting carbon emissions.

4 June 2012

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