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'Empty promises' could pop bubble of investing for good

03 Oct 2019

AMSTERDAM (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Investors in projects that do environmental or social good said on Thursday that their burgeoning industry's reputation was at risk because they could not measure their impact.

'Empty promises' could pop bubble of investing for good

03 Oct 2019

AMSTERDAM, Oct 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Investors in projects that do environmental or social good said on Thursday that their burgeoning industry's reputation was at risk because they could not measure their impact.

Shell beats third-quarter expectations as profit jumps on refining

02 Nov 2017

LONDON/AMSTERDAM Royal Dutch Shell reported a near 50 percent rise in quarterly profits, driven by strong refining, while solid cash generation underscored the oil and gas company has adapted well to a world of low oil prices. | Video

BP revives share buybacks as years of austerity pay off

31 Oct 2017

LONDON BP will become the first major European oil and gas company to resume share buybacks since the 2014 price slump, a sign years of austerity have paid off. | Video

Genel confident on Iraqi Kurdistan oil payments despite tensions

19 Oct 2017

Genel Energy said it was confident the semi-autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Iraq will continue meeting oil export payments despite tensions with the central government following the region's independence referendum last month.

Shell buys NewMotion charging network in first electric vehicle deal

12 Oct 2017

AMSTERDAM Royal Dutch Shell has agreed to buy Dutch-based NewMotion, the owner of one of Europe's largest electric vehicle charging networks, marking the company's first deal in electric mobility as demand for cleaner vehicles is expected to soar.

Interview - Shell takes venture fund into "explosive" Chinese market

28 Sep 2017

AMSTERDAM Royal Dutch Shell is opening the first Chinese office of its venture capital fund and recruiting three local investment staff there to tap a market where it sees "explosive" growth, the head of the business told Reuters on Thursday.

Tullow to resume Ghana oilfield expansion after border dispute ruling

25 Sep 2017

Africa's biggest independent oil producer, Tullow Oil, is back on track to expand its flagship oilfields off Ghana's coast after a two-year drilling block due to a border dispute.

BP sees strong profits in renewed Azeri oil contract

14 Sep 2017

LONDON A deal by BP to extend oil production-sharing in Azerbaijan by 25 years is profitable at current oil prices even after paying a signing bonus and cutting foreign companies' stake in the project, Chief Executive Bob Dudley said.

BP sees strong profits in renewed Azeri oil contract

14 Sep 2017

LONDON A deal by BP to extend oil production-sharing in Azerbaijan by 25 years is profitable at current oil prices even after paying a signing bonus and cutting foreign companies' stake in the project, Chief Executive Bob Dudley said.

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