Sinopec Fuling Shale Gas Field Sets New Cumulative Production Record of 40 Billion Cubic Meters

BEIJING, Oct. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation’s (HKG: 0386, “Sinopec”) Fuling Shale Gas Field – the first commercially developed and operated large-scale shale gas field in China – announced on October 8 that it has produced 40 billion cubic meters of shale gas, setting a new record for the cumulative production of shale gas in the country. The steady supply of a green gas source has…

ITR, Schaeffler and MAHLE unveil DTM Electric Design Model at Norisring

Next step towards fully electric race series DTM Electric Design Model shows what the race cars will look like Outlook on prototype that is currently being developed NUREMBERG, Germany, Oct. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The future of electrified motorsport is looking good! During DTM Norisring powered by BWT, ITR GmbH and series’ partners Schaeffler and MAHLE presented the next step towards DTM Electric. Prior to the first race of the…

Ethiopia accepts South Sudan’s mediation with TPLF

The Ethiopian Prime Minister has accepted the proposal of the East African bloc, IGAD, that South Sudanese President Salva Kiir mediates process to settle the nearly one-year armed conflict with the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front (TPLF).Presidential Spokesman Ateny Wek Ateny said Friday the Ethiopian leader, Abiy Ahmed has officially accepted the proposal of the regional bloc which identified Kiir as a suitable person in the region to mediate the ongoing…

South Sudan fires agricultural bank director

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir sacked the leadership of the agricultural bank.The Republican Order issued on Thursday night relieved Managing Director Rual Makuei Thiang and replaced him with Makur Makec Kuer.Also, President Kiir removed Ujan Awan Ajan as the Deputy Managing Director and replaced him with Scopas Kojokiri Gonyi.All the orders came into effect on Thursday 7th October.Source: Sudan Tribune

Sudan gov’t rejects Hemetti statements police, intelligence agencies

The Sudanese government described statements by the deputy chairman of the Sovereign Council about the control of the police and intelligence services as a clear violation of the Constitutional Document.In remarks to Sudanese secondary school teachers on Thursday, Mohamed Hamdan Hemetti said the police and the General Intelligence Service should remain under the control of the military component to avoid its use by the transitional civilian government to "oppress citizens",…

Troika countries call to end eastern Sudan blockade

The Troika countries called on eastern Sudan tribal protesters to end the blockade of the sea terminals and highways linking the Red Sea region with the capital and to negotiate with the government.Protesters led by Mohamed Turk, a tribal Hadandaw leader blocked the seaports on the Red Sea and closed roads calling for the resignation of the transitional civilian-led government and military takeover of power.Prime Minister said he understand their…