CNPC Scandal Has Links to Oil Fields in Iraq
(Xi'an) – A legal storm that started with China's largest state-owned oil company has expanded to include Iraq and led to the detention of more people.
Mi Xiaodong, a former mid-level official at China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC) was detained by party discipline officials in early October, sources say. The source also said Mi was managing oil business for Zhou Bin, former chairman of Beijing Zhongxu Yangguang Petroleum and Natural Gas Technology Ltd.
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