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  • Tue Dec 02 16:12:00 CST 2008 -- PDVSA: Ecuadorian refinery still 'on track'
    Venezuela's PDVSA, contradicting earlier remarks by a senior company official, has no plans to change its schedule for the construction of a refinery in Ecuador.
  • Sat Nov 22 07:11:00 CST 2008 -- Pakistani retail outlets seek 5% commission on fuel
    Pakistan Petroleum Dealers Association Chairman Abdul Sami Khan has urged the government to raise the commission received by retail outlet owners to 5% of the consumer price.
  • Fri Nov 21 11:11:00 CST 2008 -- Egypt Hydrocarbon lets contract for PE units
    Egypt Hydrocarbon has let a contract to KBR to complete a pre-FEED study for two polyethylene units at its proposed petrochemical complex to be built 15½ miles from Suez near the Red Sea.
  • Thu Nov 20 12:11:00 CST 2008 -- Oil Search eyeing Papua New Guinea petrochemicals
    Oil Search has signed an MOU with Papua New Guinea and Japan's Itochu and Mitsubishi Gas Chemical to carry out a feasibility study into development of a petrochemical project in Papua New Guinea.
  • Wed Nov 19 16:11:00 CST 2008 -- China, Costa Rica develop joint refinery plans
    Costa Rica's Recope and China's CNPC are jointly considering plans for the construction of a refinery in the Central American country.
  • Mon Nov 17 12:11:00 CST 2008 -- Saipem scoops €1.3 billion Algerian LPG contract
    Sonatrach has let a €1.3 billion contract to Saipem SPA to develop an LPG processing facility at the Hassi Messaoud oil and gas complex in central Algeria, about 900 km southeast of Algiers.
  • Mon Nov 17 12:11:00 CST 2008 -- Saipem scoops €1.3 billion Algerian LPG contract
    Sonatrach has let a €1.3 billion contract to Saipem SPA to develop an LPG processing facility at the Hassi Messaoud oil and gas complex in central Algeria, about 900 km southeast of Algiers.
  • Fri Nov 14 12:11:00 CST 2008 -- Ecopetrol awards Colombia refinery upgrade contract
    Ecopetrol has awarded contracts for FEED and PMC to Foster Wheeler USA and Process Consultants for the Barrancabermeja refinery upgrade project in Colombia.
  • Wed Nov 12 13:11:00 CST 2008 -- Gazprom, BASF JV boosts Siberian gas production
    ZAO Achimgaz, a JV of Russia's Gazprom and German chemical firm BASF, began gas and condensate production Nov. 12 from the Achimov deposit in Siberia.
  • Sat Nov 08 08:11:00 CST 2008 -- Dow, Sabic start up 'world's largest' PP train
    Dow Technology Licensing and Ibn Zahr have started up what they say is the world's largest single polypropylene train at Al Jubail industrial city on the Persian Gulf coast.
  • Thu Nov 06 12:11:00 CST 2008 -- PetroSA's $11 billion Coega refinery moves ahead
    South Africa's DME granted a manufacturing license to PetroSA for its Project Mthombo—an $11 billion, 400,000 b/d refinery to be built in the Coega industrial development zone outside Port Elizabeth.
  • Wed Nov 05 12:11:00 CST 2008 -- Sasol arranges China CTL feasibility study
    Sasol Synfuels International and Shenhua Ningxia Coal Industry Group hired subsidiaries of Foster Wheeler to conduct a coal-to-liquids feasibility study in China.
  • Tue Nov 04 12:11:00 CST 2008 -- Tula cat cracker offline until late November
    Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) reported it has shut down the catalytic cracking unit at its 315,000 b/d Tula Hidalgo refinery for maintenance.
  • Tue Nov 04 11:11:00 CST 2008 -- Zorco selects project manager for Libyan refinery
    Zwara Oil Refinery Co. let a contract to Foster Wheeler Italiana to perform consultancy and project management services for a planned 200,000 b/sd refinery at Mellita, Libya.
  • Wed Oct 29 10:10:00 CDT 2008 -- Chinese to start construction of refineries in Niger, Chad
    China's CNODC, as part of an earlier agreement with the government of Niger, has begun construction on a $1 billion refinery near the city of Zinder.
  • Wed Oct 29 10:10:00 CDT 2008 -- 'Microrefineries' boost Iraq's domestic output
    Iraq's 20,000 b/d al-Diwaniya refinery—one of several so-called microrefining projects now under way—will be inaugurated within the next couple of weeks, according to an official statement.
  • Sat Oct 25 08:10:00 CDT 2008 -- French conservation decreases motor fuel demand
    High oil prices and dwindling domestic purchase power over the first 9 months of this year pulled down motor fuel consumption in France by 1.9%, indicated the oil trade group UFIP.
  • Thu Oct 23 11:10:00 CDT 2008 -- Pakistan cuts duties on products to Afghanistan
    Pakistan has cut by almost 50% its fixed regulatory duty on diesel and kerosine exports to Afghanistan, effective immediately.
  • Sun Oct 19 08:10:00 CDT 2008 -- Brenco, Lyondell Basel agree on ethanol sale
    Brazil Renewable Energy Co. (Brenco) has signed a long-term agreement to sell sugar cane-based ethanol to refiner Lyondell Basell, Rotterdam, for export to the US.
  • Fri Oct 17 10:10:00 CDT 2008 -- PDVSA awards JGC refinery modernization contract
    Venezuela's PDVSA, as part of its on-going Siembra Petrolera plan, has signed an agreement with JGC to form a strategic alliance aimed at improving the country's refining capacity.

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