FINANCIAL TIMES November 16, 2011 10:05 pm By Sylvia Pfeifer and Javier Blas in Erbil, northern Iraq Royal Dutch Shell has pulled out of oil-development talks with the Kurdistan regional government in an effort to protect lucrative investments in southern Iraq, including a potential $17bn natural gas deal. FULL FT ARTICLE
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Honeywell, Siemens, Others Sued Over Robotics Patents By Megan Leonhardt Law360, New York (November 16, 2011, 5:07 PM ET) — A Washington state-based software provider on Tuesday targeted Honeywell International Inc., Siemens Corp., oil refinery operator Motiva Enterprises LLC and others in three separate patent infringement suits over integrated software used to control robotic manufacturing [...]
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 By KEVIN KOENINGER MANHATTAN (CN) – Three Nigerian widows say Shell Petroleum and its African subsidiaries conspired with each other and with Nigeria’s military government “to violate basic human rights … so as to ensure their continued enjoyment of disproportionately huge profit from very cheap oil they obtained from the Ogoniland,” [...]
FINANCIAL TIMES November 16, 2011 By Daniel Dombey in Istanbul and Michael Kavanagh in London Turkey said it hopes to conclude an exploration deal with Royal Dutch Shell in the coming days… FULL FT ARTICLE
Printed below are several recent articles from Nigerian publications containing allegations of corruption relating to the Shell Malabu 9 billion barrel oil block deal.
Wed Nov 16, 2011 7:32am EST * Appraisal to be completed by end-2013 * Kidan is rich in sour gas KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, Nov 16 (Reuters) – A joint venture between Royal Dutch Shell and Saudi Aramco has won approval from the Saudi government to study the possible development of Kidan area, in Saudi Arabia’s [...]
Companies cited by EPA for fake biofuel credits By Ayesha Rascoe WASHINGTON | Tue Nov 15, 2011 4:05pm EST (Reuters) – Energy and financial companies caught up in a scheme involving fraudulent renewable energy credits could now face civil fines from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The EPA has issued 24 notices of violation to [...]