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Chad Isn't An Oil Giant, But It Hopes To Triple Crude Output By 2015
on 09/27/13 AT 2:17 PM
The vast desert country hopes to see output of 300,000 barrels per day by 2015.
China’s In Trouble As Chad Cries Over Spilt Oil
IBT Staff Report
on 08/15/13 AT 10:47 AM
The China National Petroleum Corporation has been suspended from operations at one field in Chad.
Chad refinery venture with China suspends output
on 09/30/11 AT 3:43 PM
Chad's first oil refinery, a joint venture with China National Petroleum Company, has suspended production, arguing that the price agreed with Chadian authorities to supply them was driving it into heavy losses.
World's Most Expensive City is in Angola
on 07/13/11 AT 2:41 PM
Luanda beat out perennials such as Tokyo, Oslo and New York as the city with the highest cost of living.
France sends defense minister to Chad to meet Deby
By IBT Staff Reporter on 02/06/08 AT 6:11 AM
France's defense minister flew to Chad on Wednesday in a show of support for President Idriss Deby who survived a weekend assault on the capital N'Djamena by rebels.
France backs Chad's Deby, ready to intervene
By IBT Staff Reporter on 02/05/08 AT 9:11 AM
France threw its weight behind Chad's President Idriss Deby on Tuesday, saying it could intervene against armed rebels who declared they would only stop fighting if Deby quit.
Thousands flee Chad capital, fresh attack feared
By IBT Staff Reporter on 02/04/08 AT 11:59 AM
Thousands of civilians fled Chad's capital N'Djamena on Monday after rebels broke off a two-day assault but threatened a fresh attempt to topple President Idriss Deby.