BG shareholders still reviewing Shell merger

Daniel J. GraeberLONDON, Jan. 28 (UPI) — Shareholders for BG Group were said to be still in discussions on the tie-up with Royal Dutch Shell for what could be the largest merger of its kind in decades.


BG shareholders back Shell merger

Daniel J. GraeberLONDON, Jan. 28 (UPI) — All but a small fraction of 1 percent of the shareholders in BG Group voted in favor of the tie-up with Royal Dutch Shell, the company said Thursday.


U.S. oil exports relatively unchanged

Daniel J. GraeberWASHINGTON, Jan. 28 (UPI) — Though a 40-year-ban on crude oil exports from the United States was lifted, federal data show total crude oil exports up only marginally from last year.