Initiative pour la Transparence des Industries extractives (ITIE)
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Auteur: Carola Hoyos and John Reed, Financial Times
Angola is the starkest battlefront in a campaign by northern governments and non-governmental organisations to ensure developing- world countries spend revenue from their resource industries responsibly. Angola faces mounting pressure from the...
Auteur: Jessica Banfield (International Alert), Virginia Haufler (University of Maryland), Damian Lilly (independent consultant)
Private sector activity...is a significant factor influencing the shape and intensity of many conflicts...The basic thesis of the report...is that conflict sensitive business, and its promotion by public policymaking institutions, could become an...
Auteur: John Bolender, ZNet
Today, the oil contractors are Exxon Mobil and Amerada Hess, and the amount of oil is estimated to be at least one billion barrels...Recently, there has been a campaign led by Tony Blair and human rights activists, including Christian Aid, a campaign...
Auteur: Terry Macalister, Guardian [UK]
US oil companies [ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips and ChevronTexaco] were fighting yesterday to prevent an anti-corruption initiative being made mandatory at an industry forum meeting in London assembled by Tony Blair.
- Egalement dans: ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips & ChevronTexaco fight to prevent mandatory disclosure of their payments to govts.
- Entreprises concernées: Chevron ExxonMobil
Auteur: Charlotte Denny, Guardian
British oil firms, including Shell and BP, have privately backed calls for publication of payments to be compulsory because they believe otherwise honest companies will be undercut by less scrupulous competitors...But with the US administration under...
Auteur: Publish What You Pay coalition
The Publish What You Pay coalition of over 100 NGOs warmly welcomes the statement from UK and European investors calling for the public disclosure of taxes, royalties and other payments by extractive companies.
Auteur: ISIS Asset Management, Schroders Investment Management, Insight Investment Management, Dresdner RCM Global Investors, Co-operative Insurance Society, Jupiter Asset Management, Central Finance Board of the Methodist Church, Henderson Global Investors, Morley Fund Management
A group of 10 investors representing £466 billion (€650 billion) has today issued a statement calling on extractive companies to be more transparent about the payments they make to governments...The [UK] Prime Minister has endorsed the statement by...
- Egalement dans: UK investment firms call for greater transparency by extractive companies about payments to govts.
- Entreprises concernées: Henderson Global Investors (part of AMP Group)