News // Asia
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 News21590
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 Times27640
State-run PetroVietnam Gas Corp. has signed a $1 billion Business Cooperation Contract with Chevron Corp.
12 March 2010 , 09:42Dow Jones31450
China's oil demand will increase faster amid better domestic economy in 2010.
26 February 2010 , 10:06iStockAnalyst16680
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 , 13:0415660
The project was implemented to help the impoverished Central Asian nation cope with expected energy shortages
06 November 2008 , 07:1815880
Expenses of the IPI gas pipeline construction will be included in the bills of gas consumers
10 September 2008 , 12:5913880
India's biggest oil producer, ONGC, has agreed to buy Imperial Energy
02 September 2008 , 10:4215140
It is CNOOC's first large oil refinery project in the country
29 August 2008 , 14:0615180
Piped-gas supplier China Gas Holdings Ltd plans to buy a controlling stake in China's largest LPG distributor
27 August 2008 , 13:0112620
China's liquefied petroleum gas import declined by a double-digit rate in the first six months of this year
26 August 2008 , 11:1915910
Japanese shares ended a four-day losing streak Monday
25 August 2008 , 14:1510460
Asian shares rallied on Wednesday on unchanged US Federal Reserve interest rates
06 August 2008 , 09:4912790
Japanese fishermen are in the largest strike ever in the history of the industry, protesting against the high fuel prices
29 July 2008 , 10:2710040
China A-shares finished the morning mixed amid further consolidation after recent gains
23 July 2008 , 12:159960
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 , 15:3013500
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 , 15:2210770
Singapore's economy shrank at an annualised rate of 6.6% in the three months to June
11 July 2008 , 09:4111200
Pakistan and the United Nations have agreed in principle to set up a UN panel to investigate the killing of Pakistani ex-PM Benazir Bhutto.
11 July 2008 , 09:1213870
Chinese jet oil providers have long complained about shrinking profits caused by rocketing oil prices
10 July 2008 , 16:0410700