In this section

Media releases

All media releases published by Royal Dutch Shell plc this year, and archived releases from the past five years.

Speeches and articles

Here you can access a selection of speeches and articles by Shell’s leaders published in the past five years.

Latest media releases

Royal Dutch Shell plc fourth quarter 2017 dividend announcement

Feb 1, 2018

The Board of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“RDS”) today announced an interim dividend in respect of the fourth quarter of 2017 of US$0.47 per A ordinary share (“A Share”) and B ordinary share (“B Share”), equal to the US dollar dividend for the same quarter last year. 

Shell wins nine key blocks in Mexico deep-water bid round

Jan 31, 2018

In today’s deep-water bid round for the Mexican Gulf of Mexico, Shell Exploración y Extracción de México, S.A. de C.V., (“Shell”) won four exploration blocks on its own, one with its partner Pemex Exploración y Producción and four with its partner Qatar Petroleum International Limited. Shell will be the operator of all nine blocks.

Shell announces large deep-water discovery in Gulf of Mexico

Jan 31, 2018

Shell Offshore Inc. (“Shell”) today announced one of its largest U.S. Gulf of Mexico exploration finds in the past decade from the Whale deep-water well. The well encountered more than 1,400 net feet (427 meters) of oil bearing pay. Evaluation of the discovery is ongoing, and appraisal drilling is underway to further delineate the discovery and define development options. 

Shell agrees to sell stake in Thailand’s Bongkot field to PTTEP

Jan 31, 2018

Shell Integrated Gas Thailand Pte Ltd and Thai Energy Company Ltd, affiliates of Royal Dutch Shell Plc, have agreed to an asset sale of their 22.2222% interest in the Bongkot field and adjoining acreage offshore Thailand to PTT Exploration & Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) and PTTEP International Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of PTTEP, for a transaction value of $750 million. The transaction is expected to complete in the second quarter of 2018, subject to completion conditions as prescribed in the agreement.

The Inside Energy interview: Maarten Wetselaar

Shell’s Director of Integrated Gas & New Energies talks carbon pricing, methane emissions and how to engage people on energy issues.

Watch the interview

You might also be interested in

Leadership

Read about our Executive Committee, led by CEO Ben van Beurden, and Board of Directors.