Victims of apartheid who are suing 23 leading multinational corporations in American courts on the grounds that the companies collaborated with the policy have been given clearance to take their case forward.
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Because of his work at Shell and the ensuing allegations of collaborating with Nigeria’s military to murder environmental activists, Moody-Stuart was featured in the popular documentary The Corporation—he served tea to radical environmentalists as they protested on his front lawn.?
The US Supreme Court has cleared the way for a lawsuit against major international companies accused of aiding South Africa’s apartheid system.
Sir Mark Moody-Stuart, chairman of AngloAmerican, is also the former head of Shell Oil’s Nigerian operations
As much as 1.4 million barrels a day of Nigerian output was closed in April after attacks by militants reduced Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s production and Exxon Mobil Corp.’s Nigerian operations were completely halted by industrial action, according to the IEA report.
MIRI, May 13 (Bernama) — Shell Malaysia Exploration and Production (SMEP) says it is ready to invest a substantial amount for their exploration and production activities particularly in the development of oil wells in deepwater offshore Sabah.
I naturally asked about this very prominent display and was told how close Shell Oil people in Houston were to the Bushes. Pity you cant help their election campaigns I said cheekily. What makes you think that? my host replied.
(CSRwire) May 13, 2008 – Responsible Energy: The Shell Sustainability Report 2007describes the company’s ongoing efforts to meet the global energy challenge that can be summed up as more energy, less CO2.
International oil companies, such as Statoil SA of Norway and Royal Dutch Shell PLC, are set to invest $25 billion in Brazil in the coming years, according to Brazil’s industry association for foreign oil companies.
Brazil’s state oil company discovered what some geologists consider one of the biggest global oil strikes in the past 20 years in the Tupi field beneath rock, sand and salt at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.
The consortium, which includes Exxon Mobil Corp. and Royal Dutch Shell PLC, has proposed postponing the start of production to 2012-13 from 2011, Kazakh Energy Minister Sauat Mynbayev said Monday, according to the Interfax news agency. “We’re trying to come to an agreement again,” he said.
EDS has revenue around $20 billion a year and has a roster of giant clients including General Motors and Royal Dutch Shell.
The project’s consortium, which includes Royal Dutch Shell, Eni, Total and ExxonMobil, wants to push back the start of the 13bn-barrel field for at least another year, Kazakh ministry officials said yesterday.
Resources close to home look ever more tempting to western energy companies at a time of rising resource nationalism – only this weekend, Royal Dutch Shell pulled out of an Iranian gas project.
It is dwarfed by the £17m fine against Royal Dutch Shell in 2004, the watchdog’s largest to date, for market abuse.
In transactions involving both Shell and BP, Mr. Putin met directly with corporate executives. For a time, Kremlinologists thought that he might segue into the chairmans job at Gazprom; executives say Mr. Putin, a former spy, shows a keen interest in the oil and gas business.