US adds Chinese National Overseas Oil Corporation to Entity List & imposes visa restrictions

The US Bureau of Industry and Security in the Commerce Department has added the Chinese National Overseas Oil Corporation (CNOOC) to the Entity List on the basis that it is “reasonably believed to be involved, or poses a significant risk of becoming involved in activities contrary to the national security or foreign policy interests of the US”. The press release …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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