Latest in Day: June 19, 2021 Highlight

Latest in Day: June 19, 2021


The Tarim oilfield branch of PetroChina, China's largest oil and gas producer, said Friday they had discovered a new ultra-deep oil and gas area with reserves of 1 billion tonnes.

1-billion-tonne oil, gas area discovered in Xinjiang, China

The Tarim oilfield branch of PetroChina, China’s largest oil and gas producer, said Friday they had discovered a new ultra-deep oil and gas area with reserves of 1 billion tonnes. The new area is the largest petroleum discovery in the Tarim Basin in the last ten years, the company said. Located in northwest China’s Xinjiang …

Xinhua

Iran's Interior Ministry said Ebrahim Raisi has won the country's presidential election.

Raisi wins Iran’s presidential election: interior ministry

Iran’s Interior Ministry said Ebrahim Raisi has won the country’s presidential election. The principlist candidate won Friday’s presidential race by securing over 60 percent of votes, said the Interior Ministry. Iranian Deputy Interior Minister Jamal Orf told a press conference that 28.6 million Iranians out of some 59 million eligible voters participated in the election. …

Xinhua

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