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Jessica Jaganathan

Rising Asian LNG prices to help more U.S. loadings in November -trade sources

9:12pm IST

LONDON/SINGAPORE, Sept 21 Buyers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States are expected to cancel no more than five cargoes for November loading as winter demand in Asia has lifted prices, after dozens of cancellations earlier this year, several trade sources said on Monday.

BHP in talks with three firms for LNG bunker supply contract - executive

1:06pm IST

SINGAPORE BHP Group is in talks with three companies for the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel five ships it plans to use to transport iron ore between western Australia and China, a senior company executive told Reuters.

UPDATE 2-Oil prices slip on potential return of Libyan output; Gulf storm supports

12:20pm IST

* Rising virus cases add to worries about demand (Recasts, updates prices)

Oil prices slip on potential Libyan oil return; Gulf storm supports

6:44am IST

SINGAPORE Oil prices fell on Monday on the potential return of oil output from Libya even as rising coronavirus cases add to worries about global demand, although losses were limited as a new tropical storm heads for the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

LNG-fuelled tankers to more than double by 2030 - Petronas exec

16 Sep 2020

SINGAPORE, Sept 16 The number of ships fuelled by liquefied natural gas (LNG) is expected to more than double by 2030, driven by the shipping industry's desire to cut emissions, a senior executive at Malaysia's Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) said on Wednesday.

Total unit signs deal with Singapore LNG Corp for solar energy system

16 Sep 2020

SINGAPORE A subsidiary of France's Total and Singapore LNG Corp (SLNG) have signed a deal for a rooftop solar power system at the Singapore liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, the companies said on Wednesday.

Global LNG demand to rise for next few decades, COVID a temporary blip - industry

11 Sep 2020

LONDON Demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) is set to increase steadily for several decades helped by economic growth in Asia, industry executives told the Gastech summit this week, with the COVID-19 pandemic seen as only a short-term setback.

Vietnam importers offer sales bonus to cut diesel inventory as virus hits demand

08 Sep 2020

SINGAPORE/HANOI, Sept 8 Vietnam oil importers are offering domestic retailers a commission on diesel sales, in an unusual tactic to clear high inventories built up as the coronavirus pandemic has slashed demand, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

StanChart's global head of commodities business to leave as team restructured - memo

08 Sep 2020

SINGAPORE The global commodities chief at Standard Chartered Plc (StanChart) is leaving the bank as part of the division's restructuring, with many commodities team executives switching to the bank's financial markets unit, according to a company memo and one person familiar with the matter.

Global regas capacity being built to hit 10-year high in 2020-Woodmac

02 Sep 2020

* 144 mtpa of new capacity includes new terminals and expansions

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