Sir Robert Wilson, BG Group chairman, said the "very disappointing" safety decline occurred in parts of its contractor workforce - a year after the company vowed to focus on improving safety for contractors.
BG Group will invest more than $2bn on research and development in Brazil's booming oil industry in an attempt to become the country's biggest foreign producer by 2020, the head of the company's Brazilian operations has told the Financial Times.
Technology giant Apple and major book publishers are being sued by the US Department of Justice over the pricing of e-books. The US accuses Apple and Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Simon and Schuster and Penguin of colluding over the prices of ...
BG Group Plc (BG/), the U.K.'s third- largest natural-gas producer, agreed to sell its 40 percent stake in the Quintero liquefied gas plant in Chile to Enagas SA (ENG) for 272 million euros ($359 million).
The choice is between Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and the US nominee, Jim Yong Kim. For the first time ever, the US domination of the World Bank is being challenged - but the American is still the favourite to become the next boss.
Germany has signed a new tax evasion treaty with Switzerland, but opposition MPs are threatening to block it. If approved, the deal could bring Germany 10bn euros (�8.3bn, $13.1bn) next year, its finance ministry estimates.