The top ten largest companies have a whopping combined revenue of $2.9 trillion, which is larger than China's tax revenue
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Brent crude oil prices rose above $51 a barrel on Friday
Europe's biggest oil company has enforced job cuts and projects delays during the two-year slump in prices
The company is cutting more than 10,000 jobs across the world, with 2,800 of those connected with the BG deal.
Royal Dutch Shell is working on selling out of its onshore assets in Gabon
Despite the recent Paris agreement on global warming, the fossil fuel industry is still 'systematically trying to stall progress'
Oil company shares, including Shell, jumped after the Budget earlier this month when the Chancellor cut taxes by £1bn over five years for firms pumping in the North Sea
The same year, the six companies in the top 10 of the London stock exchange made a combined global profit of 30bn.
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There is an old stock market adage that says, 'as goes January, so goes the year'
Outlook: Shell needs to do a deal at this time of obvious consolidation in the industry
Chief financial officer Simon Henry said the company would need to continue to cut costs
Oil traded at an average of $51.30 a barrel during the quarter, just half of the level a year earlier and compared to $115 last summer
The company said it had found “indications” of oil and gas in its Burger J well in Alaska’s Chukchi Sea, but that they were not sufficient to warrant further exploration.
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