A minister of the day had given this field away for nothing to Shell, which was one of the worst polluters and one of the most avid multinationals. He would be very sorry if, the Garda having been enlisted on behalf of a multinational, the court system should then begin to play a role in this matter.
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Asked if the campaign welcomed the support from Republican Sinn Fein, thought by the PSNI and Gardaí to be the political wing of the Continuity IRA, Mr Ó Mongáin said “we welcome support from everyone and every quarter, we won?t deny support from anyone”.
NCB analyst Peter Hutton said Mr. Henry’s appointment was a positive move. “Simon developed a very strong rapport with analysts when he was head of investor relations for being straight-talking and no nonsense, a feature which significantly helped restore Shell’s reputation after the reserves issue,” Mr. Hutton said.
Not many people at Royal Dutch Shell survived its reserves misreporting scandal with their reputations intact, but new finance director Simon Henry was one of them
David Paterson , head of corporate governance at the National Association of Pension Funds, said: “As a general rule, a clean break normally is in the best interests of companies and shareholders.”
Shell EP Ireland also confirmed yesterday that it has received formal notification of the admissibility of a complaint lodged with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) about the Corrib gas project, and will ?participate fully? with the inquiry.