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Carbon monoxide kills 12 in NE China mine

02-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Shanghai Daily | 6:00 AM

Carbon monoxide has been blamed for the Tuesday deaths of 12 workers in a coal mine in northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province, a local official said Thursday. Three [...]
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China’s reliance on oil-gas imports growing: report

02-Feb-2013 Intellasia | | 6:00 AM

China is increasingly reliant on oil-gas imports and the country faces severe challenges in meeting its energy demands, a report released by China National Petroleum [...]
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Pan Orient Energy provides Thailand L53-DC1 well update

02-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Oilvoice | 6:00 AM

Pan Orient Energy Corp. (TSX VENTURE:POE) announced on January 23, 2013 that the L53-DC1 appraisal well located in the L53 D East oil field area of Concession L53, had [...]
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Petronas makes RM8.8b buyout offer for MISC

02-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Business Times | 6:00 AM

The Malaysian oil company has offered to buy the remaining 1.67 billion MISC shares it does not already own, or a 37.33 per cent stake, at RM5.30 each. Petroliam Nasional Bhd [...]
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Lynas edges closer to production

02-Feb-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Lynas has one remaining legal challenge against its Malaysian rare-earths processing plant, but says it remains on track to produce first samples from the refinery next [...]
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Papua Mining prepares drill testing for EL1462

01-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Stock Market Wire | 6:00 AM

Papua Mining said an electromagnetic survey at EL1462 in West New Britain, Papua New Guinea, had confirmed an IP anomaly at Junction, and that it was preparing for initial [...]
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Cnooc expects flat 2013 oil, gas output; to raise capex sharply

01-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Cnooc Ltd (CEO) has set a conservative output target for this year, but it is sharply increasing its capital expenditure budget as it seeks to expand both overseas and [...]
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Nigerian farmer wins against Shell oil

01-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Today’s ruling in the Netherlands which found the Nigerian subsidiary of the Anglo-Dutch oil giant Royal Dutch Shell guilty of causing pollution, is a historic legal [...]
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Cnooc may extend Nexen deadline as overseas growth set to climb

01-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Cnooc Ltd (883) said it may extend beyond March the deadline for its purchase of Nexen Inc. (NXY), China’s largest foreign takeover, even as the company expects [...]
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Bumi urges rejection of Rothschild bid

01-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Thejakartaglobe | 6:00 AM

The board of Bumi Plc, a London-based coal miner in the middle of a shareholder dispute, appealed to investors to vote against the proposal Nathaniel Rothschild, one of the [...]
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Kingsrose restarts some operations at Talang Santo

01-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Miningweekly | 6:00 AM

Precious metals miner Kingsrose Mining has resumed partial operations at its Talang Santo gold/silver mine, in Indonesia, following a fatality in September last year. [...]
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Lynas faces one final legal hurdle as it edges closer to production

Lynas faces one final legal hurdle as it edges closer to production

01-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Theaustralian | 6:00 AM

Australian rare earths producer Lynas says today that it faces only one remaining legal challenge to its controversial new refinery in Malaysia, where it expects to have [...]
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Rio says Mongolia mine remains on track

01-Feb-2013 Intellasia | Financial Times | 6:00 AM

Rio Tinto says it remains on track to start production by the middle of the year at its giant copper-gold mine in Mongolia, playing down reports that it might temporarily [...]
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Korea SK Gas finalises $890m propylene plan, eyes US shale gas LPG

31-Jan-2013 Intellasia | Platts | 8:03 AM

SK Gas, South Korea’s top LPG importer, said Tuesday it had finalised a $890 million plan to build a propylene plant with a capacity of 600,000 mt/year on the [...]
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AltaGas and Japan-based Idemitsu form partnership to export gas to Asia

31-Jan-2013 Intellasia | | 8:03 AM

Pipeline firm AltaGas Ltd (TSX:ALA) and a Japanese company have formed a partnership to explore shipping liquefied gas across the Pacific to Asian markets clamouring for new [...]
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