NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz Grossman Hufford Dahlstrom & Gross LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Petrochina Co., Ltd. ("Petrochina" or the "Company")(NYSE: PTR)(CUSIP:71646E100). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at email@example.com or 888-476-6529, ext. 237.
The investigation concerns whether Petrochina and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On August 26, 2013, Petrochina reported that the State-Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC), which oversees China's state companies, launched an investigation of three senior officials for "severe breaches of discipline." As a result of this investigation, trading in Petrochina shares was halted on August 27, 2013.
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