Archive | May, 2008

SINGAPORE: ‘Daiwa FTSE Shariah Japan 100’ seminar attracts more than 80 financial industry players

(EnergyAsia, May 30, Friday) — A seminar on Japan’s first Islamic Shariah law-compliant fund, which includes several listed oil, gas, chemical and utility companies, held in Singapore on May 26 attracted more than 80 people from the financial industry. Listed on the Singapore stock exchange on May 27, the ‘Daiwa FTSE Shariah Japan 100’, exchange-traded […]

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SINGAPORE: IBC Asia’s ‘Shipping Capital 2008: Sale and Purchase’ at Sheraton Towers July 29 to 31

(EnergyAsia, May 29, Thursday) — ‘Shipping Capital 2008: Sale and Purchase (SNP)’ will be held at the Sheraton Towers in Singapore from July 29 to 31. Over the years, there has been an unprecedented fleet growth due to the boom in world trade. Vessel prices have surged, making the market an increasingly risky business.  Organised […]

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SINGAPORE: Oxford Princeton’s ‘Aviation Fuels: Supply, Trading and Risk Management’ June 16 – 18

(EnergyAsia, May 29, Thursday) — ‘Aviation Fuels: Supply, Trading and Risk Management’, a course offered by the Oxford Princeton Programme, will be held in Singapore from June 16 to 18.  The workshop will provide an overview of the supply, trading and risk management of the aviation fuels market. It will cover the key building blocks […]

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SINGAPORE: “LPG Trading and Pricing – Shipping, Contracts and Price Risk Management” on June 18-20

(EnergyAsia, May 28, Wednsday) — ‘LPG Trading and Pricing – Shipping, Contracts and Price Risk Management’, a course offered by the Oxford Princeton Programme, will be held in Singapore from June 18 to 20. Presented in association with international energy consulting company Richardson Lawrie Associates, the course aims to provide an understanding of the international […]

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MALAYSIA: ‘Clean Energy and Power Generation 2008’ to discuss key energy issues

(EnergyAsia, May 28, Wednesday) — ‘Clean Energy and Power Generation 2008’, organised by Avail Corporation, will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on August 14 to 15. While struggling to meet its fast growing energy demand, Asia must deal with the twin threats of natural resources depletion and global warming. To reduce dependence on fossil […]

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SINGAPORE: Oxford Princeton’s ‘Fundamentals of Technical Analysis’ from June 18 to 19

(EnergyAsia, May 27, Tuesday) — The Oxford Princeton Programme’s ‘Fundamentals of Technical Analysis’ workshop will be held in Singapore from June 18 to 19. The workshop aims to provide an understanding of technical analysis, common indicatiors and ways to use it. A trading simulation will allow delegates to make trading decisions based on the indicatiors. […]

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BOOK: ‘Wind Energy Handbook’ on using wind energy to generate electricity

(EnergyAsia, May 27, Tuesday) — The ‘Wind Energy Handbook’ draws on the collective industrial and academic experience of several experts to highlight the interdisciplinary nature of wind energy research and provide a comprehensive treatment of wind energy for electricity generation. As environmental concerns focus attention on the generation of electricity from clean and renewable sources, […]

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AUSTRALIA: ‘Gas, LNG and Transportation Contracts & Gas/LNG Pricing’ in Perth from June 16 to 20

(EnergyAsia, May 26, Monday) — ‘Gas, LNG and Transportation Contracts & Gas/LNG Pricing’ will be held at the Mercure Hotel in Perth, Australia from June 16 to 20. As the gas price, and sales and purchase contract conditions largely determine the value and risks in transactions, understanding how these instruments define risk allocation and is […]

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BOOK: ‘Profiting from Clean Energy’ provides a comprehensive investment guide

(EnergyAsia, May 26, Monday) — ‘Profiting from Clean Energy’, a book by professional investment analyst and advisor Richard W. Asplund, explains and discusses ways to invest in clean energy. It provides an in-depth explanation of the technology and industry structures, and identifies more than 150 stocks related to clean energy. Topics include clean energy investments […]

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