Libya's 120,000 barrels per day (bpd) Zawiya refinery has been shut down after storage was damaged in fighting between armed groups, an oil ministry official said.
The El Sharara field feeding the refinery
Egypt said it expected to receive around $425 million in funding from the Islamic Development Bank to develop an oil refinery in Assiut and an airport in the Red Sea resort of Sharm El Sheikh.
The first agreeme
Thai energy company PTT has joined with Saudi Aramco, the world's biggest oil producer, to submit a proposal to the Vietnamese government to build a $22-billion refinery and petrochemical complex in Vietnam, a senior PTT official said.
Kuwait National Petroleum Co (KNPC) has chosen National Bank of Kuwait's investment banking arm to advise it on financing options for its multi-billion-dollar Clean Fuels Project, the bank said on Sunday.
Part of the country
Kuwait has shut a 120,000 barrels per day crude unit at the Mina Al Ahmadi refinery for planned maintenance, the head of state-run oil refiner Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) said.
The maintenance will
Yanbu Aramco Sinopec Refining Co (Yasref) has started trial runs this month at its 400,000-barrel-per-day (bpd) refinery, five industry sources familiar with the matter said.
Arab Light crude has been fed into
Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government’s Natural Reources Minister Ashti Hawrami said that it would take more than a year to repair the Baiji Refinery, after it was damaged in an attack by ISIS militants in June.
By K S Sreekumar
A multi-billion-dollar upgrade at the Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco), which will increase refining capacity from 265,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 360,000 bpd, will move into the front-end engineering
Normal operations are resuming at a major gas plant in Algeria, 18 months after a raid by Islamist militants killed 40 employees, with full output expected in a few months, one of the plant's operators said.