China National Petroleum(CNPC) and British oil company BP have taken over operation of Iraq's largest oilfield, Rumaila, in a 20-year agreement. CNPC and BP aim to increase output at the oilfield 10 percent by the end of 2010.
Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province. China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan
Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.
As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.