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Petronas unit to up Euro 5 diesel output

MELAKA: Petronas through its subsidiary, Malaysian Refining Company Sdn Bhd (MRCSB), plans to invest more than RM1.5bil to increase the production of Euro 5 diesel for domestic consumption.

MRCSB chief executive officer and managing director Hashim Majid said the company, which supplies about 70% of petrol and diesel demand in the local market, aspired to become the main producer of Euro 5 diesel by 2020

Stake sale ‘huge positive’ for Sapura Energy

PETALING JAYA: Sapura Energy Bhd’s move to sell a 50% stake in its oil and gas (O&G) exploration and production (E&P) arm to an Austrian giant has been well-received by analysts.

Leaner operations: Sapura Energy’s Sapura Diamante vessel. MIDF Research expects Sapura Energy’s forward earnings to improve further, in particular from savings in operating expenses.

In the race to fill LNG supply gap, project goalposts have changed

LONDON: The race is on for liquefied natural gas (LNG) producers to build export terminals as demand soars, but the criteria for financing such mega-projects have shifted as traditional relationships with LNG consumers have begun to disintegrate.

In OPEC heartland, billions are spent to boost oil capacity

DUBAI: OPEC members may be weighing oil production cuts again, worried that a slowing global economy will undermine prices, but in the group’s Middle East heartland producers are spending billions to add output capacity for the long term.