* VLSFO to meet ships' demand for low-sulphur fuel
SINGAPORE/LONDON Oil prices edged lower on Monday, giving up some of last week's gains, amid uncertainty over a trade deal between the United States and China.
SINGAPORE, Nov 18 Oil prices were little changed
on Monday following steady gains in the previous week with
investors awaiting fresh clues over prospects for a trade deal
between the United States and China, shrugging off concerns over
steadily rising oil supplies.
KUALA LUMPUR Belgian tanker operator Euronav signed a service agreement on Tuesday making Malaysia's Linggi Port its supply base providing low-sulphur marine fuels and other services for ships plying East-of-Suez routes, the port operator said.
* Euronav's Oceania ULCC anchored in Linggi with 420KT of
SINGAPORE Singapore is pushing the shipping industry to use cleaner fuels such as liquefied natural gas (LNG) in a bid to reduce the city state's carbon emissions, the Maritime and Port Authority's (MPA) chief said on Friday.
SINGAPORE Executives at some of the world's top shipping groups are advocating a levy on carbon emissions on shipping in an effort to shape tightening rules on greenhouse gas emissions while providing a means to fund development of cleaner fuel sources.
* Malaysia plans tender for 500 MW plant in Q2 2020 -
SINGAPORE Southeast Asia is accelerating plans to harness energy from the sun in coming years as the cost of generating electricity from some solar power projects has become more affordable than gas-fired plants, officials and analysts said.
SINGAPORE Immediate action is required if the global shipping industry is to meet a target of halving its carbon emissions by the middle of the century, but how to achieve this remains unclear, a report showed on Thursday.