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Chen Aizhu

China only fulfils 5% of Sino-U.S. energy trade deal in first half of 2020

04 Aug 2020

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China bought only 5% of the targeted $25.3 billion in energy products from the United States in the first half of 2020, falling well short of its trade deal commitments at a time when relations between the two top economies are already sour.

China's Hengli makes bold $20 billion bet to spin coal into fabric

29 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE What to do with China's abundant stock of coal? Chemical giant Hengli plans to make clothes out of it.

China's Hengli makes bold $20 billion bet to spin coal into fabric

29 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE What to do with China's abundant stock of coal? Chemical giant Hengli plans to make clothes out of it.

UPDATE 1-China refinery output hits record in June on strong margins, demand recovery

16 Jul 2020

* H1 natural gas output +10% yr/yr; crude oil +1.7% (Adds crude oil, gas output, analyst quote)

BP, Mercuria first global firms delivering oil into Shanghai contract

14 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE BP delivered 3 million barrels of Iraqi oil to the Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE) this month, becoming the first major global trader to make a physical delivery since China launched the futures market in 2018, industry sources said on Tuesday.

UPDATE 1-China's June crude oil imports rise to 2nd straight monthly record on bargain purchases

14 Jul 2020

* First-half natural gas imports up 3.3% yr/yr (Adds fuel exports, gas imports)

Exclusive: CIMB alleges 'suspicious' Hontop Energy oil deals with BP

06 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE Singapore's High Court has appointed an independent supervisor to oversee the restructuring of trader Hontop Energy.

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-CIMB alleges "suspicious" Hontop Energy oil deals with BP-affidavit

06 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE, July 5 Singapore's High Court has appointed an independent supervisor to oversee the restructuring of trader Hontop Energy.

Exclusive: CIMB alleges 'suspicious' Hontop Energy oil deals with BP - affidavit

05 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE Singapore's High Court has appointed an independent supervisor to oversee the restructuring of trader Hontop Energy.

UPDATE 1-China Gas fuel sales growth slows as lockdown batters demand

26 Jun 2020

* Gas sales up 2.9% in financial yr, vs. 32% growth in previous yr

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