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Eight dead in China pipeline blast

Eight people have died and 35 more were injured following a gas pipeline explosion in China’s southwest province of Guizhou on Sunday.

Asia

Shah Deniz gas project gets $500m loan

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide a $500million loan to support the Shah Deniz 2 gas project in the Caspian Sea, the Azeri finance ministry said.

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Chevron to sell Bangladesh business

Chevron has announced plans to sell its Bangladesh companies. The California-based firm said its subsidiary Chevron Global Ventures had agreed to sell shares of its subsidiaries operating in Bangladesh to Himalaya Energy. Chevron Bangladesh operates the Bibiyana, Jalalabad and Moulavi Bazar fields.