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Shell Oil Company

Shell opens a broad range of career paths

HONG KONG'S ENERGY needs have changed dramatically since the time when fuel, mainly kerosene, was transported to the region by sailing vessels.

Saturday, 2 September, 2006, 12:00am

Shell fuels coffers to promote equality

Staff at Shell brought gifts and Christmas cheer to children at the Matilda Child Development Centre yesterday, and came in, for the third consecutive year, with a $100,000 donation to Operation Santa Claus.

20 Dec 2000 - 12:00am

Loan converted into road stake

Home electrical appliance maker Shell Electric Mfg (Holdings) has reached an agreement with mainland debtors to recoup a US$49.41 million loan.

The settlement marks the latest chapter of Shell's investment saga in a toll road since 1994, in which the company committed US$100 million.

24 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Rethink for Shell Electric

Shell Electric MFG (Holdings) will consolidate its operations and hold more cash after profits fell 17.49 per cent last year to $96.7 million, according to group managing director Billy Yung Kwok-kee.

6 Jun 1998 - 12:00am

Shell hopes report will appease critics

Royal Dutch/Shell, one of the world's biggest oil and gas groups, yesterday unveiled its first social responsibility report in a bid to answer intense criticism of its 'insensitive' approach to the environment.

22 Apr 1998 - 12:00am

Shell fuels sustainable development campaign

Shell Hong Kong's support for the 'Stop idling engines' campaign is one of many projects which reflects its commitment to sustainable development.

Since the company established a partnership with Friends of the Earth (FoE) in 1990, it has funded more than 600 green projects as well as organising its flagship project - The Shell Better Environment Awards.

9 Sep 1997 - 12:00am

Burst pipe spills oil

A pipeline linking a Singaporean tanker to containers at Shell Oil's Tsing Yi terminal ruptured yesterday, spewing heavy oil over a 1,000 square metre area. The ship's master blamed the spillage, cleared by Shell's anti-pollution vessel within hours, on a fault in the pumping system.

14 Jul 1997 - 12:00am

Shell Electric push for profit

Shell Electric MFG (Holdings) says it will concentrate on audio-visual and hi-tech products in an effort to restore profitability to previous levels.

In the year to December, attributable profit plunged 80 per cent to $117.2 million against $589.9 million the previous year.

7 Jun 1997 - 12:00am

Oil firms may have to pay

Japanese oil companies may have to pay to help clean up the oil spill caused by a Russian tanker, according to a Japanese newspaper report.

10 Feb 1997 - 12:00am

Exploration business doubles Cape Town workload

Increased oil and diamond exploration off the West African coast has boosted workloads at ship repair yards in Cape Town.

The yards report they have more business than they can handle and some have more than doubled the number of contract workers employed.

14 Aug 1996 - 12:00am