Asia

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  • Interview with Masao Ishikawa, Senior Vice President, Division Director of Technology & Engineering Division, Chiyoda Corporation
Being in the top three of the world’s biggest LNG buyers, Japan is at the forefront of market developments and updates which shape the global gas industry.
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  • Interview with Kunio Nohata, Member of the Board, Senior Managing Executive Officer & Chief Executive of Global Business Division, Tokyo Gas
With the appetite for energy growing, the global gas and LNG market is experiencing new and exciting opportunities.
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  • Contributed by: Kovid Rawat, Research Analyst, Energias Market Research & Consulting
Asia-Pacific is a fast-evolving gas market characterized by destination restriction, orthodox policies and monopolistic domestic supply infrastructure. However, the scenario is set to change as major Asian countries are liberalizing the gas policies.
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  • Interview with Marshall Berg, Environmental Consultant, Eagle Environmental Services Inc
As reported in the BP Energy Outlook 2018, the world energy demand is forecast to grow by 1.3% from 2016 to 2040
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  • Contributed by: Michael Mao, Senior Market Analyst, Sublime China Information (SCi99)
In the past several years, China’s LNG industry advanced at an unstoppable pace. The five-year average growth rate of the domestic LNG production capacity is 36% and that of the LNG import is 15%.
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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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  • Interview with Noel Tomnay, Head, EMEARC Gas and LNG Consulting, Wood Mackenzie
This interview is an exclusive opportunity to hear the insights from Wood Mackenzie’s Noel Tomnay, Head Global Gas, Gas and Power Research, about the key emerging LNG &
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  • Interview with Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor, Tokyo Gas
Gastech News asks Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor at Tokyo Gas his views on Japan’s energy challenges and the role Tokyo Gas is taking to address these.
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  • Interview with Katsuo Nagasaka, Executive Vice President, Chiyoda Corporation
In this exclusive interview, Gastech News asked Katsuo Nagasaka, Executive Vice President at Chiyoda Corporation to share his views on the following questions:
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  • Contributed by: Matthew Secomb, Partner, White & Case LLP
Long-term LNG contracts with price review clauses continue to dominate the Asian LNG market. The pricing in those contracts remains predominantly oil-based. The evident reason for that is the absence of a reliable price signal for LNG itself in Asia.
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  • Interview with Chong Zhi Xin, Principal Analyst for Asia Gas and Power, Wood Mackenzie
The arrival of new commodities traders dealing in LNG has caused a shift in the LNG market.  Trading entities tend to be more responsive when it comes to meeting changing buyer demands.  So what role will this play in the development of LNG hubs in Asi
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  • Contributed by: Chong Zhi Xin, Principal Analyst for Asia Gas and Power, Wood Mackenzie
Video Part 2 - What are the prospects for LNG demand growth in South East Asia? What is the magnitude of investments needed in the gas sector?
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  • Interview with Chong Zhi Xin, Principal Analyst for Asia Gas and Power, Wood Mackenzie
Video Part 1 - What are the prospects for LNG demand growth in South East Asia?
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  • Interview with Denis Bonhomme, Senior Vice President Business Development Asia, ENGIE Global LNG