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Shell seismic ops: ‘Our ancestors’ blood was spilt protecting the land and sea’

Mail Guardian South Africa 08 Dec 2021
“Unlike other coastal stretches in South Africa, indigenous people have maintained continuous possession of this land, despite waves of colonial and apartheid aggression ... “Should viable resources be found offshore, this could significantly contribute to South Africa’s energy security and the government’s economic development programmes.
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FX, stocks gain as Omicron fears ease; Polish, Brazil c.banks in focus

Reuters 08 Dec 2021
China Evergrande's (3333.HK) shares hit a record low after it missed a debt payment deadline, while smaller peer Kaisa Group Holdings (1638.HK) also seemed unlikely to meet a $400 million offshore debt deadline ... South Africa's rand rose 0.5% against the dollar ahead of ...
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The Energy Bulletin Weekly 6th December 2021

Resilience 08 Dec 2021
With the exception of the Gulf Arabs, other OPEC members in Africa and South America are faced with declining or lower-than-expected production ... This year, the company has divested some of its assets in Africa, selling an 80% interest in a Ghanaian offshore block and proposing to offload its stake in the Doba oilfield in Chad ... Offshore Guyana.
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South Africans protest against Shell oil exploration

Business Ghana 07 Dec 2021
Hundreds of people have taken part in protests on beaches in South Africa against planned exploration for offshore oil and gas by the multinational energy company, Shell ... Shell says the five-month survey will not harm wildlife ... .
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S.Africans protest against Shell oil exploration in pristine coastal area

FX Empire 05 Dec 2021
A South African court on Friday struck down https.//www.reuters.com/business/energy/shell-wins-court-case-start-seismic-surveys-offshore-south-africa-2021-12-03 an application brought by environmentalists to stop the oil major exploring in the eastern seaboard’s Wild Coast, ...
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Shell show to go on

Independent online (SA) 04 Dec 2021
“(The government’s) offshore oil and gas (Operation) Phakisa stood on a cobra when it woke the Wild Coast.” ... “South Africa must not forget its international commitments like the Paris Agreement to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions within its jurisdiction.” ... “Currently, South Africa is highly reliant on energy imports for many of its energy needs.
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Overnight Energy & Environment — Presented by ExxonMobil — Dems press drillers over methane leaks

The Hill 04 Dec 2021
Biden taps lawyer, Manchin alum to run mine safety agency, E&E News reportsShell wins court case to start seismic surveys offshore South Africa, Reuters reportsSex ratio of babies linked to pollution and poverty indicators, The Guardian reportsU.S.
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Shell to go ahead with seismic tests in whale breeding grounds after court win

The Observer 03 Dec 2021
Royal Dutch Shell will move ahead with seismic tests to explore for oil in vital whale breeding grounds along South Africa’s eastern coastline after a court dismissed an 11th-hour legal challenge by environmental groups ... Happy Khambule, a senior campaigner for Greenpeace Africa, said.
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Shell gets go ahead for environmentally disastrous seismic surveying on S.Africa’s pristine Wild Coast 

Hong Kong Standard 03 Dec 2021
"Should viable resources be found offshore, this could significantly contribute to the country’s energy security."  ... Shell in 2020 acquired a 50 percent stake in the offshore exploration right held by Impact Africa, a subsidiary of privately owned Impact Oil & Gas. .
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Shell wins court case to start seismic surveys offshore South Africa

Reuters 03 Dec 2021
"Should viable resources be found offshore, this could significantly contribute to the country’s energy security." ... Shell in 2020 acquired a 50% stake in the offshore exploration right held by Impact Africa, a subsidiary of privately owned Impact Oil & Gas.
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Rural Eastern Cape Communities take on Shell - file second Wild Coast interdict

Independent online (SA) 03 Dec 2021
“An EA will ensure that the views of the people of South Africa, particularly those of rural Eastern Cape Coastal communities, are taken into account in a decision about offshore oil and gas exploration and extraction.
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Croatia’s tourism sector short of one-third of workforce for next year

FX Empire 03 Dec 2021
ZAGREB (Reuters) – Croatia’s tourist facilities face a shortage of up to one-third of their workforce next year, head of the national association of biggest tourist firms Veljko Ostojic said on Friday ... ($1 = 6.6621 kuna). (Reporting by Igor Ilic; editing by David Evans) ... Sign Up ... Shell wins court case to start seismic surveys offshore South Africa ... ....
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Bitcoin Price Prediction – A Move back Through to $57,000 Levels Would Bring $58,500 back ...

FX Empire 03 Dec 2021
Daily Video Tech Analysis of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, and Ripple’s XRP. Advertisement. Bitcoin’s Morning Session. At the time of writing, Bitcoin, was up by 0.62% to $56,866. A mixed start to the day saw Bitcoin fall to an early morning low $56,101 before making a move ... Sign Up ... Shell wins court case to start seismic surveys offshore South Africa.
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European shares set to end bumpy week with gains

FX Empire 03 Dec 2021
By Anisha Sircar. (Reuters) -European shares inched up on Friday and were set to end a volatile week higher as investors bought stocks hammered by fears around the Omicron variant, although gains were largely muted ahead of the U.S. monthly jobs data ... All eyes are on the U.S ... Sign Up ... Shell wins court case to start seismic surveys offshore South Africa.
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World can’t recycle its way out of plastic crisis – experts

FX Empire 03 Dec 2021
By Joe Brock and Kanupriya Kapoor. SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Recycling will not be able to contain a runaway global plastic waste crisis, experts said on Friday as they called on companies to reduce plastic production and shift more products into reusable and refillable packaging ... Shell wins court case to start seismic surveys offshore South Africa ... ....
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