THE WALL STREET JOURNAL APRIL 8, 2010 LONDON (Dow Jones)–Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSB.LN) has been awarded two offshore oil and gas exploration licenses in Tunisia, a spokesman said Thursday. The Raf Raf and Azmour licenses are in the northeast area of Tunisian waters and are valid for two years, with the option to extend [...]
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This is consultation understood only as a conversation where they (Shell) speak and we, the affected community, listen. This is not dialogue. Instead of dialogue we have been met by force and imposition, which has taken a dreadful toll on our community. Wednesday, April 07, 2010 BY MARIAN HARRISON SHELLS plans to route the gas [...]
Thu Apr 8, 2010 8:16am BST MUMBAI, April 8 (Reuters) – Indian conglomerate Essar Group will consider buying European oil refineries from Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) in May or June, a top official said on Thursday. Prashant Ruia, chief executive officer of Essar Group, said the company would consider the acquisition after a planned listing [...]
By Rakteem Katakey April 8 (Bloomberg) — Indias Essar Group, seeking to buy three refineries from Royal Dutch Shell Plc, said it may raise $2.5 billion by selling shares in the U.K. and elsewhere. Essar Energy Ltd., a holding company for the groups energy businesses, plans to offer a 20 to 25 percent stake to [...]
At issue is a hotly contested law that, as read by the court, has allowed companies to avoid paying royalties on oil drilled in the Gulf of Mexico. Critics, including Representative Edward J. Markey of Malden who plans to introduce legislation next week now seek to force companies such as ExxonMobil and Shell to begin paying on those existing leases as a condition of obtaining new ones.