Energy Industry

Firefighting efforts resume on burning tanker off China

Jan 11, 2018

Firefighting vessels have resumed attempts to put out a blaze aboard an oil tanker in the East China Sea, in a disaster that may have killed all 32 crewmembers

China suspends firefighting efforts after tanker explosion

Jan 10, 2018

Chinese officials say an explosion has rocked a stricken oil tanker off the coast of Shanghai, forcing maritime authorities to suspend firefighting and rescue efforts

Singapore arrests 17 suspected in Shell oil heist

Jan 9, 2018

Singapore police arrest 17 men, seize tanker, $2.3 million linked to theft of oil from Shell refinery

China: Body found, tanker still on fire after sea collision

Jan 9, 2018

China's transport ministry says rescuers have found a body believed to be of a sailor from the Iranian oil tanker on fire after a collision at sea

The Latest: Smoke still billowing from burning oil tanker

Jan 8, 2018

The South Korean coast guard says thick smoke is still billowing from a burning oil tanker in the East China Sea and bad weather is also worsening visibility

Oil tanker burning off China's coast at risk of exploding

Jan 8, 2018

Chinese state media say an oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a freighter off China's coast is at risk of exploding and sinking, as authorities from three countries struggle to find its 32 missing crew members and contain spewing oil

32 missing, oil tanker on fire after collision off China

Jan 7, 2018

An Iranian oil tanker has collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast, leaving its entire crew of 32 missing and causing the tanker to spill oil into the sea

China's Transport Ministry says 32 people missing after freighter collides with oil tanker in East China Sea.

Jan 7, 2018

China's Transport Ministry says 32 people missing after freighter collides with oil tanker in East China Sea.

China tightens North Korea trade limits under UN sanctions

Jan 5, 2018

China tightens North Korea trade limits under UN nuclear sanctions, limiting oil exports, banning imports of North Korean goods

China promises to 'deal seriously' with sanctions violators

Jan 5, 2018

China's government has promised to 'deal seriously' with violators of UN sanctions on North Korea after a South Korean newspaper said Chinese ships registered abroad deliver oil

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