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MARCH 2005 ROYAL DUTCH SHELL NEWS HEADLINES

MARCH 2005 ROYAL DUTCH SHELL NEWS HEADLINES Tuesday, 1 March 2005 THE LONDON TIMES: Need to Know: “Shell signed its second agreement with Qatar’s government in two days…” (ShellNews.net) 1 March 05 FINANCIAL TIMES: Shell cements its position with LNG deal: “Royal Dutch/Shell’s signing of a $7bn (£3.65bn) liquefied natural gas deal with Qatar this […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Thursday, 31 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Thursday, 31 March 2005 CNN: Shell pumps twice as much as it finds (ShellNews.net) 31 March 05 Friends of the Earth: Shell’s new Sakhalin II pipeline route still puts whales at risk (ShellNews.net) 31 March 05 THE SCOTSMAN: Inquiry call as Shell admits safety breach in which two died: “Shell admitted […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Wednesday, 30 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Wednesday, 30 March 2005 BBC NEWS: Shell guilty over gas leak deaths: “Oil giants Shell has admitted three charges over the deaths of two workers in the North Sea two years ago.” (ShellNews.net) 30 March 05 THE NEW YORK TIMES: Shell to Reroute Pipelines in Project: “Royal Dutch/Shell said Wednesday it […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Tuesday, 29 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Tuesday, 29 March 2005 allAfrica.com: Shell Decries New PSC Tax Hike: “A proposed hike in Nigerian oil taxes could halt new offshore oil projects just as the country is trying to attract new investors, Shell has declared.” (ShellNews.net) 29 March 05 FINANCIAL TIMES: Depleted talent reserves threaten oil companies: “Royal Dutch/Shell, […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Monday, 28 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Monday, 28 March 2005 BBC Monitoring Service (UK): Libya to announce oil investment projects: “The study of the results and phases of negotiation aimed at reaching a gas development agreement with “Shell” also started” (ShellNews.net) 28 March 05 InstitutionalInvestor.com: Shell To Hire First External Managers (ShellNews.net) 28 March 05 The Indianapolis […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Sunday, 27 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Sunday, 27 March 2005 THE MIAMI HERALD: Shell grows oil venture: Alberta has two thirds as much oil as Saudi Arabia, and in an era of high prices, Shell Canada and its partners are ready to expand their operations in the region. (ShellNews.net) Posted 27 March 05 THE NEW YORK TIMES: […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Saturday, 26 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Saturday, 26 March 2005 FINANCIAL TIMES: Oil in troubled waters: “The Shell report, by WAC Global Services, a group of conflict management specialists, says earnings from oil theft have made it possible for militias to buy thousands of weapons, including former Soviet-type small arms, rocket launchers and possibly short-range missiles. Unrest […]

Royal Dutch Shell News, 25 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News GOOD FRIDAY, 25 March 2005 Journal-News.com (Ohio): County signs off on $10M Shell settlement: “…the county’s claim contends the defendants knew the pipes were unsuitable for water service, misrepresented the quality of the piping, violated expressed and implied warranties, committed fraud, engaged in deceptive trade practices, and created a public nuisance” […]

Royal Dutch Shell Thursday, 24 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell Thursday, 24 March 2005 AME Info (United Arab Emirates): Shell corporate brand launch: “Shell International is launching its corporate brand campaign in Dubai in collaboration with CNBC Europe and The Wall Street Journal…” (ShellNews.net) 24 March 05 Business Times (Malaysia): Shell to add high-value IT services: “THE Royal Dutch/Shell group plans to […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Wednesday, 23 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Wednesday, 23 March 2005 TomDispatch.com: The Energy Crunch to Come, Soaring Oil Profits, Declining Discoveries, and Danger Signs: “Royal Dutch/Shell, already reeling from admissions last year that it had over-stated its oil and natural gas reserves by 20%, recently lowered its estimated holdings by another 10%, bringing its net loss to […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Tuesday, 22 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Tuesday, 22 March 2005 allAfrica.com: Shell Makes New Oil Discovery in Bonga Field(ShellNews.net) 22 March 05 FINANCIAL TIMES: Nigerian oil unions prepare to strike: “Two main unions said they would give the state energy company, NNPC, and Royal Dutch/Shell, Nigeria’s biggest oil producer, two weeks after the initial strike to stop […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Monday, 21 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Monday, 21 March 2005 Corporate Board Member Magazine (March/April 2005 issue): Shell Rebuilds Itself: “Investors are still divided about the culpability of Shell’s directors in the reserves debacle.”: “The stock price plummeted—losing some $22 billion in value at its nadir—and the bond-rating agencies stripped Shell of its triple-A rating. Class-action suits […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Sunday, 20 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Sunday, 20 March 2005 The Observer (UK): Britain honours hanged hero as legal war rages on: “In the US courts he is pursuing a legal action against Shell, accusing the oil giant of aiding and abetting the torture and murder of Saro-Wiwa and other members of the Ogoni tribe…” (ShellNews.net) 20 […]

Royal Dutch Shell News Saturday, 19 March 2005

Royal Dutch Shell News Saturday, 19 March 2005 Salon.com: Running on empty: The leading energy analysts who foretold Enron’s demise have an alarming new claim: The world’s major oil companies are almost tapped out.: “A spokesman for Royal Dutch/Shell in London was similarly coy, saying in an e-mail that the company had “no comment” on […]