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Ogonis charge Nigerian Federal Government and Shell on UNEP report

Extract from a Daily Post article by Victor Azubuike published 28 May 2014 The people of Ogoni are calling on the Federal Government to set up a structure to help facilitate the implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, report following a new revelation by Shell. “Following last week’s surprise announcement by Shell’s new CEO, […]

‘Cleaned’ Nigerian sites still blighted by oil as Shell’s efforts to contain spills makes slow progress, says report

Swathes of land and waterways in the Niger Delta are once again blighted with oil only months on from Shell’s clean-up efforts… Extracts from a This is Money article by Rob Davies published 26 May 2014 Shell’s efforts to contain spills in Nigeria are making stuttering progress, with supposedly restored sites still mired in oil, […]

Shell meets target of 25% women directors

Extract from a business times.com article by Ronnie Lim published 22 May 2014 FORMER StanChart Singapore CEO Euleen Goh and chairman, CEO and president of US-based Archer Daniels Midland Company, Patricia Woertz, were unanimously voted in as new Royal Dutch Shell directors earlier this week, bringing the total number of women on its 12-member board […]

Shell’s new pay structure criticised

Extract from a Financial Times article by Michael Kavanagh published 20 May 1014 A sharp fall in the pay of outgoing chief executive Peter Voser last year failed to quell discontent among some investors at Royal Dutch Shell over rewards offered to its top staff. FULL ARTICLE

Royal Dutch Shell plc Notice of 2014 Annual General Meeting

Royal Dutch Shell plc (the “Company”) announces that its 2014 Annual General Meeting will be held at the Circustheater, Circusstraat 4, The Hague, The Netherlands at 10:00  (Dutch time) on Tuesday May 20, 2014. The Notice of Annual General Meeting  (the “Notice”) can be viewed and downloaded from http://www.shell.com/agm The AGM will be webcast on […]

A slap for Shell

By Rob Davies: PUBLISHED 22 May 2013 Investors joined environmental protesters in giving Royal Dutch Shell a slap on the wrists, as a tenth of them failed to back the oil giant’s pay arrangements. In what is likely to be chief executive Peter Voser’s last annual meeting before he retires, some 10 per cent of […]

Shell suffers embarrassing shareholder rebellion over executive pay

Bonus awarded to outgoing chief executive Peter Voser prompts 8% of shareholders to vote against remuneration policy Bumper £8m pay package for Shell boss Peter Voser (Daily Mail Article) Rupert Neate The Guardian, Tuesday 21 May 2013 18.38 BST Shell suffered an embarrassing 10% shareholder rebellion against its executive pay report on Tuesday. Almost 8% […]

You can’t be sure of seeing Shell’s AGM

If you couldn’t travel to the Hague to protest, you could always attend the live link-up in London. But now you can’t even do that Rupert Neate: The Observer, Sunday 19 May 2013 Angry about the oil giants allegedly fixing the price of petrol for more than a decade? You’ll have a chance to harangue […]

Peter Voser, Petroleum Executive Screw-up of the Year Award

By John Donovan Peter R. Voser, the man ultimately responsible for Shell’s screw-up in the Arctic – a farce befitting a low budget Monty Python production, the man on whose watch Shell’s market capitalization has sunk below Chevron, making Shell the third largest of the Western oil majors, not number 2, and also the man […]

The Ecumenical Council for Corporate Responsibility challenges Shell AGM

Press Release 15 March 2013: The Ecumenical Council for Corporate Responsibility (ECCR) challenges Royal Dutch Shell (RDS) to have greater transparency in its forthcoming AGM arrangements and increased commitment to ensuring the voices of UK shareholders are heard. UK investor coalition ECCR has expressed deep dissatisfaction with Shell over its plan to restrict access to […]

Shell’s contempt for its UK shareholders: Scraps UK satellite AGM

“The decision not to have an audio/visual link to London for this years RDS AGM means that for the first time in history British based shareholders will not be able to attend a Shell AGM in the UK. At the time of the demise of Shell Transport and Trading and the formation of the new […]