China and Russia push into Iran

Chinese and Russian state-backed companies are maneuvering to profit from European firms leaving Iran, threatening the Trump administration’s bid to raise economic pressure on Tehran. As The Wall Street Journal writes in an article …

SOCAR and CNPC agree on cooperation

Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR and China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) have signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the oil-gas and petrochemical spheres. The document was signed by SOCAR President …

CNPC officially enters oil and gas market of Azerbaijan

The China Petroleum Technology and Development Corporation (CPTDC), which is a subsidiary of the China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), has opened an office in Baku. According to APA, the office was registered in the Ministry of Taxes of ...

CNPC explains why China likes Russian oil

Russian oil is attractive for China for geographical reasons, China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) Chairman, Wang Yilin, said at the Eastern Economic Forum. He noted that the importing oil from Russia "has …

What prevents Russian gas supplies to China?

The chairman of the board of Gazprom, Alexey Miller, met today in Beijing with the First Deputy Premier of the State Council, Zhang Gaoli, and the CNPC chairman, Wang Yilin. The negotiations on …