Asia

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  • Contributed by: Edi Saputra, Senior Analyst, Wood Mackenzie
The Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. It consists of 10 countries, with a combined GDP of US$2.8 trillion, making it the 6th largest economy in the world.
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  • Contributed by: Clyde Russell, Asia Commodities & Energy Columnist , Thomson Reuters
The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters. Graphic of China's LNG imports - view the table here.
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  • Contributed by: Andrew Walker, Asia Pacific Reporter, Interfax Europe
Interfax Energy - Thailand is set to import 36 mtpa of LNG by 2030, up from around 2.9 mtpa in 2016, as gas domestic production is set to decline rapid
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At the fifth edition of Gas Asia Summit & Exhibition (GAS) 2017 which took place last week in Singapore, buyers and sellers delved into the future direction of the global
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  • Contributed by: Sylvie Cornot-Gandolphe, Research Associate & Energy Consultant, CEDIGAZ
Cedigaz’s report “India’s vision to a gas-
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  • Contributed by: Qamar Yasin, Research Associate, China University of Petroleum (East China)
In order to encourage pilot projects for the exploration and exploitation of shale gas in Pakistan and to make such discoveries commercially viable, the following special incentives are recommended for pilot projects testing and production phases:
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  • Interview with Luca Tonello, Deputy General Manager and Head of Project & Export Finance, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
With LNG finding a role as a fuel of choice in new markets, there has been a significant increase in demand. The most notable increase comes from Asian markets, with China’s LNG consumption dramatically increasing by approximately 35% each year.
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  • Interview with Abhilesh Gupta, Chief Financial Officer and Commercial Head, AG&P
Pioneers of efficient, high value, modular infrastructures for the global energy and natural resources sectors, AG&P is now building the landmark LNG receiving terminal in South Sulawesi, Indonesia.
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  • Interview with Douglas Wharton, Director Origination, Cheniere Marketing
It has been predicted in the global energy mix that the share of natural gas will grow to 23% by 2030, driven primarily by growth in China, India and Southeast Asia.
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  • Interview with Rajnish Goswami, General Manager, LNG Marketing, SE Asia, Indian Sub-Continent & Middle East, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
The geographic location of Mozambique LNG, the country's first LNG park, provides flexibility to pursue various customers; particularly the growing Asian market. 
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  • Interview with Hiroki Sato, Vice President, Fuel Procurement Department, JERA
In this interview, conducted at Gastech, Hiroki Sato, Vice President, Fuel Procurement Department at JERA, talks about the main reasons why Japan is a key player in the inte
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  • Interview with Shan Weiguo, Head of Gas Market Research , CNPC
In this interview, conducted at Gastech, we had the pleasure of interviewing Shan Weiguo, Head of Gas Market Research at CNPC.
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  • Interview with Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor, Tokyo Gas
  • Interview with Hajime Ito, Executive Officer/Vice President of Americas and Russia Project Division, JAPEX
  • Interview with Hiroki Sato, Vice President, Fuel Procurement Department, JERA
Watch the video below to find out three interesting predictions for the Japanese gas industry in the next three years.
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  • Interview with Shan Weiguo, Head of Gas Market Research , CNPC
This is the second part of a two-part interview. 
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  • Contributed by: Ka-ho Yu, Research Fellow, Center for International Energy Security Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Science
Despite the collapse of oil price, Russian gas cooperation with China has laid out the crucial foundation for Russia's Asian energy strategy.
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  • Interview with Colin Choong, Gas Processing Licensing Technical Manager, Projects & Technology, Shell Global Solutions
Gastech News: What is Shell’s involvement in Indonesia’s gas sector?
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  • Interview with Hiroki Sato, Vice President, Fuel Procurement Department, JERA
In this exclusive interview with Hiroki Sato, Vice President, Fuel Procurement Department at JERA, we discuss Japan’s future energy scenario and Mr Sato’s views on LNG dynam
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  • Interview with Nobuo Tanaka, Former Executive Director, International Energy Agency
Gastech News had the pleasure of interviewing, Nobuo Tanaka, Former Executive Director of the International Energy Agency, about his views on Japan’s top challenges in the energy secto
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At the fifth edition of Gas Asia Summit & Exhibition (GAS) 2017 which took place last week in Singapore, buyers and sellers delved into the future direction of the global