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2014-05-13 08:24:00

Liberty Power signs new multi-year supply agreement with leading natural gas and power marketer FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Power, the nation's largest, completely independent retail electric supplier, today announced their new multi-year supply agreement with Shell Energy North America (US), L.P. (Shell Energy). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120712/FL38325LOGO Liberty Power's decision to select Shell Energy as its provider for such a...

2014-05-07 12:23:45

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B)(the "Company") received notice on May 6, 2014 from Mr Andrew Brown, a PDMR (Person Discharging Managerial Responsibilities) of the Company, that on May 5, 2014 he sold 40,000 Royal Dutch Shell plc B shares at a price of GBP25.14 per share. May 7, 2014 Mark Edwards Deputy Company Secretary Royal Dutch Shell plc Enquiries Shell Media...

2014-04-30 08:36:26

LONDON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SOURCE Royal Dutch Shell plc

2014-04-17 04:20:39

THE HAGUE, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shell (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) today announced an exploration discovery offshore Malaysia. The successful 'Rosmari-1' well is located 135 kilometres offshore in Block SK318, and was drilled to a total depth of 2,123 metres. The well encountered more than 450 metres of gas column. With further exploration planned, the finding is a positive indicator of the gas potential in an area of strategic interest for Shell. "Rosmari-1 is...

2014-04-03 04:20:16

THE HAGUE, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Eastern Africa: The fast emerging oil and gas frontier region With a 35+ year track record in and on Africa, Global Pacific & Partners hosts this landmark meeting on Eastern Africa. Now in its 5th year, Global Pacific & Partners invites you to this annual event held in Nairobi, Kenya, providing unrivalled new insights into the upstream opportunities, open acreage, bid rounds, new ventures, oil/gas investments, key...

2014-04-02 16:23:05

HOW I FRN CONTEST SHOWCASES UNIQUE WAYS CONSUMERS SAVE AT SHELL THROUGH THE FRN PROGRAM HOUSTON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shell announced today that Lauren Flauding from Parker, Colo. has been selected as the Grand Prize Winner for the How I FRN(TM) Contest and will receive a year's worth* of Shell V-Power Premium Gasoline. The How I FRN contest invited consumers to submit a photograph or video via Instagram or Twitter using #HowIFRN that represents the individual's experience with the...

2014-03-31 08:22:38

LONDON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In conformity with the Disclosure and Transparency Rules, we hereby notify the market of the following: Royal Dutch Shell plc's (NYSE:RDS.A)(NYSE:RDS.B) capital consists of 3,935,963,216 A shares and 2,440,410,614 B shares, each with equal voting rights. Royal Dutch Shell plc holds no ordinary shares in Treasury. The total number of A shares and B shares in issue is 6,376,373,830 and this figure may be used by...

2014-03-28 12:22:16

LONDON, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Notification relating to a transaction notified in accordance with: DR 3.1.4 R(1)(a) Date of Notification: March 28, 2014 Today's Date: March 28, 2014 Name of Issuer: Royal Dutch Shell plc Date of transaction: March 27, 2014 Name of Directors/PDMRs See names listed below. Nature of the transaction Rollover of dividends into Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A)...

2014-03-20 23:04:38

NATO Communication and Information Agency selected the TimeWise™ WiFi clock system from Michigan based National Time and Signal for installation at The Hague. Wixom, Michigan (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Communication and Information Agency, requiring a time display system that met their high standard of precise synchronized time for their facility at the Hague in the Netherlands, chose Michigan based National Time & Signal’s (NATSCO)...

2014-03-14 12:26:09

BRUSSELS, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emakina Group (Alternext Brussels: ALEMK) published its annual results for 2013 today. Consolidated sales rose by 2.7% compared with 2012. At the same time, earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) fell from 7.7% of total sales in 2012 to 6.1% in 2013. Finally, the consolidated net profit (excluding amortisation of goodwill) rose by 12% from EUR 1,052,780 in 2012 to EUR 1,176,999 in 2013. As in previous...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'