Category: Energy


Haikou, China, 03 May 2024 (Xinhua) China's first independently-developed and built ultra-deepwater gas field, Shenhai Yihao, or Deep Sea No.1, has recorded an accumulated natural gas output of over 8 billion cubic meters so far, with its oil output exceeding 800,000 cubic meters. The deepest of its kind in China, the Shenhai ... Read More


Doha, Qatar, 29 Apr. 2024 QatarEnergy signed long-term time charter party (TCP) agreements with three ship owners for the operation of nine new, ultra-modern LNG vessels as part of the QC-Max part of its historic LNG fleet expansion program. The long-term TCP agreements cater for the operation of the vessels by affiliates ... Read More
April 29, 2024M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 24 March 2024 QatarEnergy signed time-charter party (TCP) agreements with Qatar Gas Transport Company Limited (Nakilat) for the operation of 25 conventional-size LNG vessels as part of the second ship-owner tender under QatarEnergy’s historic LNG Fleet Expansion Program. The agreements were signed by Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, Minister of State for Energy ... Read More
March 24, 2024M Ashraf Siddiqui


 Doha, 01 March 2024 Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, Minister of State for Energy Affairs, led Qatar’s delegation to the extraordinary ministerial meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), which is held in the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria. Speaking at the meeting, Al-Kaabi said: “The State of Qatar sees the critical need ... Read More
March 1, 2024M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 25 Feb. 2024 QatarEnergy has announced that it is proceeding with a new LNG expansion project, the 'North Field West' project, to further raise the State of Qatar’s LNG production capacity to 142 million tons per annum (MTPA) before the end of this decade, representing an increase of almost 85% ... Read More
February 25, 2024M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 11 Dec 2023 Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, Minister of State for Energy Affairs called for enhanced efforts to address challenges and achieve complementarity among Arab countries to support their economic growth. In a keynote speech opening the 12thArab Energy Conference, organized by the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC), Al-Kaabi said ... Read More
December 11, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 05 Nov 2023 Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi,  Minister of State for Energy Affairs, President and CEO of QatarEnergy, hailed the growing relationship between the State of Qatar and the People’s Republic of China in the field of energy, highlighting the significance of recently signed North Field expansion project partnerships and LNG ... Read More
November 5, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 09 Oct. 2023 QatarEnergy and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (CPChem) today announced that they have secured $4.4 billion financing for the Ras Laffan Petrochemicals project, a world scale integrated polymers complex in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar. The senior debt financing package is comprised of commercial and Islamic facilities as ... Read More
October 9, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 03 Oct. 2023 His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Amir of State of Qatar, laid the foundation stone of the North Field expansion project, which will raise the State of Qatar's LNG production capacity from the current 77 million tons per annum (MTPA) to 126 MTPA by 2026. The ... Read More
October 3, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 27 Sept. 2023 QatarEnergy signed an agreement with Korea’s HD Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) for the construction of 17 ultra-modern LNG carriers. The deal, valued at 14.2 billion Qatari Riyals, marks the start of the second phase of QatarEnergy's LNG ship acquisition program, which will support its expanding LNG production capacity ... Read More
September 27, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui