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Shell has lost more than two billion dollars on shale gas

The Anglo-Dutch oil company Royal Dutch Shell has written off $ 2.2 billion due to the design and development of shale gas in the United States. The official report states that the net profit of the organization in the second quarter of 2013 decreased time by 57 percent to 1.74 billion dollars.

In the past year, Shell in the same period received about $ 4.1 billion. As emphasized by the authors of the publication, if not for shale gas, the latter figure amounted to 4.6 billion dollars.

The company's revenue also fell —

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Legal fiction intellectual property inhibits the development of technologies

The patent system of Western countries have repeatedly proved its incapacity. Patents are increasingly used to lock in the courtrooms of innovation, and in 2011 this problem has reached epic proportions.

"Patent trolls" continue to demand from large and small IT companies compensation for the alleged use of their patented ideas.

In addition, the patent war spread to the major players in the industry, most of which went to manufacturers of gadgets on the OS "Android". In July, Google could not win the case for more than 6,000 patents of Nortel, which cost the company $ 4.5 billion. In

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Severodvinsk began to master the funds received one-industry town

To support the activities of the comprehensive investment plan to modernize company towns of Severodvinsk for 2010-2020, the region has received federal funding: a grant of 274 million 756 thousand rubles and budget loan 697 million 944 thousand rubles. More 40 million rubles received through the Federal Housing Reform Fund. In 2011, the amount of state aid the city of shipbuilders will be about billion rubles. The total amount of financing plan for the city is planned in the amount of about 40 billion rubles. The key investment projects are the projects of modernization of enterprises JSC "United

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Clantsevy bubble or sell Global

The world is changing global gas market? No — this is just another global sell! Looking through the material of the Western media, and the Russian "friendly" western creates the view that their task is not objectively reflect the problem, and grind certain stereotypes developed by spin doctors to manipulate the public consciousness. If Lukashenko — that Europe's last dictator, if Gazprom — a gas giant, if the gas market — the global change associated with the "shale revolution". At the same time these activities are spent considerable money — it is obvious that in order to gain even

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What are climate change Britain?

What are climate change Britain? Weather and Climate

According to national estimates of the risks of climate change in the next ten years, annual losses from floods in the UK can reach billions of pounds, while agriculture and tourism can compensate for the loss.

Arguments "for":

Reduction in mortality in winter in warmer temperatures. To date, 26 to 57 thousand people die prematurely from the cold. By 2050th these rates may be reduced by up to 4-24 thousand.

Reducing the amount of electricity consumed.

The influx of tourists to the UK.

The increase in wheat, sugar beet and potatoes, the

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More than $ 5 billion in Russia has attracted private equity fund in 2012

   

More than five billion dollars could bring in the new structure of the Russian economy — private equity funds. Today, his head presented to the President of the report for the year. Vladimir Putin called on to deal with the outflow of capital from Russia and spoke in favor of that information to investors was as objective as possible.

Private equity fund established in January of last year, and the word "direct" in its name is the key. This means that the finances are directed mainly to industry and infrastructure, that is, in

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10 years after the flood recovery in Alberta, Canada

June 30, 2013. Overall damage from the floods is estimated at billions of dollars. Such estimates have been given this week after residents of the Canadian city of Calgary and other areas have begun to return home. As a result of a natural disaster killed 3 people, more than 100 000 of them were forced to leave their homes.

The Prime Minister of Alberta Alison Redford at the press conference said that to help people allocated 1 billion Canadian dollars, it is about $ 954 million effect of these contingencies is that the area will refrain from returning to

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How much kilometer border State

The content of Russian record in global cross-border bulk at all times cost very dearly. But, as evidenced by the financial expenditure statistics in recent years, this amount is calculated hundred square meters billion Russian rubles. Expenses of the municipal budget for border affairs spread across many economical articles, and now the municipal boundaries of the Russian Federation ran across the frontier, but only — in financial terms. Only in the last 8 years, the state budget allocated for their refinement and domestication exorbitant 110 billion rubles. Manufactured not very much — just a part of the money was

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Costly disasters in 2011

Costly disaster in 2011 Facts

As a result of the many natural disasters in 2011, many countries have suffered huge financial losses. According to data published in the "Yu-Es Hey tudey" Last year was the most expensive in history: the disaster cost at more than a third trillion. More than half can be attributed to damage caused by the earthquake and ensuing tsunami in Japan, which killed nearly 16,000 people.

Even though the number of accidents was relatively small, the cost to the amount of 380 billion broke the record in 2005 with losses of 261 billion. The disaster in

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German airline Lufthansa will significantly reduce the number of jobs

German airline Lufthansa in the austerity program aims to reduce next year around the world 3.5 million jobs.

"Save the majority of jobs for a long time and we will be able to create new only if you are currently on will build a new administrative functions and carry out the cuts," — said the head of the concern Christoph Franz.

Due to financial difficulties in the first quarter of 2012, the company lost 381 million euros — loss was two times more than last year. Turnover for the first quarter amounted to 6.6 billion euros, in the future,

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