China National Petroleum


  • US crude ends near $99 as traders book profits Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 2:39 PM ET

    Crude oil futures slipped in light volume, as traders booked profits after three days of gains ahead of Christmas.

  • Chinese oil billionaire hauled up in graft crackdown Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 9:11 PM ET

    A billionaire Chinese petrochemical entrepreneur became the fifth senior industry figure to become enmeshed in a corruption investigation. The New York Times reports.

  • China expands inquiry on graft to oil industry Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 2:36 AM ET
    PetroChina workers at the site of an oil well in Xinjiang, China.

    China's drive against corruption moved into the oil sector, as authorities announced that executives of China National Petroleum Corporation were under investigation. The NYT reports.

  • Earnings crystal ball looks pretty scary Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 4:33 PM ET

    Earnings season officially kicked off today, and a number of negative preannouncements from S&P 500 companies could mean ugly results.