Key Developments: Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSb.N)

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Royal Dutch Shell PLC declares Q1 2015 interim dividend
Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 03:00am EDT 

Royal Dutch Shell PLC:Interim dividend in respect of Q1 of 2015 of $0.47 per A ordinary share (A Share) and B ordinary share (B Share).Beginning with Q1 interim dividend for 2015, RDS provides eligible shareholders with choice to receive dividends in cash or in shares via scrip dividend programme.  Full Article

Royal Dutch Shell PLC announces quarterly dividend
Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 02:01am EDT 

Royal Dutch Shell PLC:Announcesd an interim dividend in respect of the first quarter of 2015 of $0.47 per A ordinary share and B ordinary share, equal to the US dollar dividend for the same quarter last year.The record date is May 15.The payment date is June 22.  Full Article

Recommended Cash & Share Offer for BG Group by Royal Dutch Shell PLC; To commence share buyback programme
Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 02:02am EDT 

Royal Dutch Shell PLC and BG Group:Have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended cash and share offer to be made by Shell for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of BG.Under the terms of the Combination, BG Shareholders will be entitled to receive for each BG Share: 383 pence in cash and 0.4454 Shell B Shares1.Says a value of about 47.0 bln Pounds for BG's entire issued and to be issued share capital.Combination will result in BG Shareholders owning about 19 pct of the Combined Group.Shell expects to commence a share buyback programme in 2017 of at least $25 bln for the period 2017 to 2020.Shell expects this programme to offset the shares issued under the Shell scrip dividend programme and to significantly reduce the equity issued in connection with the Combination.  Full Article

Royal Dutch Shell PLC announces 250 job cuts in North Sea operations amid falling oil prices - AP
Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 08:00pm EDT 

Royal Dutch Shell PLC:It will cut at least 250 staff and contractors in the North Sea, amid sharp drops in the price of oil - Associated Press.He cuts are part of a range of initiatives it has been pursuing to manage costs and improve competitive performance.  Full Article

Royal Dutch Shell PLC's Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited completes sale of OML 29 & NCTL in Nigeria
Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 10:00am EDT 

Royal Dutch Shell PLC:Says Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary has completed assignment of its interest in oil mining lease (OML) 29 and Nembe Creek Trunk Line and related facilities in Eastern Niger Delta.Says interests in OML29 and the Nembe Creek Trunk Line were assigned to Aiteo Eastern E&P Company Limited.Says Total cash proceeds for Shell amount to some $1.7 billion.Says this divestment is part of strategic review of SPDC's onshore portfolio and is in line with the federal government of Nigeria's aim of developing Nigerian companies in the country's upstream oil and gas business.  Full Article

Royal Dutch Shell PLC's SPDC completes sale of oil mining lease 18 in Nigeria
Friday, 20 Mar 2015 03:01am EDT 

Royal Dutch Shell PLC:Says the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell), has completed the assignment of its 30 pct interest in oil mining lease (OML) 18 and related facilities in the Eastern Niger Delta.Its interests in OML18 were assigned to Eroton Exploration & Production Company Limited.Total cash proceeds for Shell amount to $737 mln.  Full Article

ARCADIS to perform global support services for Royal Dutch Shell
Monday, 9 Mar 2015 03:01am EDT 

ARCADIS NV:Arcadis to perform global support services for Royal Dutch Shell.Will provide Shell with project planning, risk management, quantity surveying, contract and procurement support and related services.  Full Article

Royal Dutch Shell PLC says no agreement in U.S. refinery strike talks - Reuters
Saturday, 21 Feb 2015 01:58am EST 

Royal Dutch Shell PLC:Says face-to-face negotiations on Feb. 20 with the United Steelworkers union (USW) failed to yield an agreement to end the 20-day-old U.S. refinery strike - Reuters.Workers at several refineries and chemical plants were waiting for instructions to join the more than 5,000 workers at 11 plants, including nine refineries accounting for 13 pct of U.S. production capacity.Rumors about a tentative deal between the USW and Shell Oil, which is the U.S. arm of Royal Dutch Shell Plc, were being swapped through text messages, emails and phone calls among oil industry insiders throughout the night.Union negotiators rejected the seventh contract offer from Shell on Feb. 19.  Full Article

Rubis has entered negotiations with Royal Dutch Shell and Total to acquire SRPP
Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 02:46am EST 

Rubis SCA:Says it is in exclusive negotiation with Royal Dutch Shell and Total to acquire their joint fuel storage and distribution business SRPP in La Reunion.Has made an irrevocable offer to Shell Group and Total Group, each 50 pct shareholder of SRPP, to purchase entire share capital of this company.Shell and Total have accepted to open an exclusive period of negotiation.  Full Article

U.S. refinery strike nears third day as Royal Dutch Shell PLC, union meet - Reuters
Monday, 2 Feb 2015 09:47pm EST 

Royal Dutch Shell PLC:Shell negotiators met with the union representing workers at U.S. refineries as a strike stretches into a third day after talks on a new national contract broke down - Reuters.No progress was made toward a new agreement after the two sides discussed the issues.Walkouts called on Feb. 1 at nine plants with a combined 10 pct of U.S. refining capacity would cover 63 refineries.Contract talks broke down on Feb. 1 with workers asking for higher wages against a backdrop of crude prices that have plunged nearly 60 pct since June, prompting oil companies to cut spending.Most affected refineries were running almost as usual, with operators having called on trained managers to replace workers.The United Steelworkers union (USW) has said Shell, the lead industry negotiator, halted negotiations early Feb. 1 after the union rejected a fifth proposal from the company.The union is seeking annual pay increases of 6 pct, double the size of those in the last agreement.It also wants work that has been given in the past to non-union contractors to start going to USW members, a tighter policy to prevent workplace fatigue and reductions in members' out-of-pocket payments for healthcare.  Full Article

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