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- Egalement dans: Chad-Cameroon pipeline: New report accuses oil companies and governments of secretly contracting out of human rights
- Entreprises concernées: Chevron ExxonMobil Petronas
Auteur: Lesley Wroughton, Reuters
The World Bank may withdraw from a high-profile oil pipeline investment in Chad [developed by a consortium comprising ExxonMobil, Chevron, Petronas] and halt lending to the government if it changes a law to access a larger share of oil profits,...
Auteur: Ben Schiller, Ethical Corporation
A new report from Amnesty International has once again raised the issue of state-investor agreements, shedding light on the sometimes ambiguous legal status of multinational companies operating in the developing world. [refers to ABN Amro, BP, Barclays...
Auteur: Intl. Confederation of Free Trade Unions
Updated on Tuesday, November 08, 2005. This list is not exhaustive. We are ready to correct any factual errors which it may contain. As we receive information on further companies which are active in Burma we will approach them in the same way and,...
- Domaines à la loupe: Chinese investment overseas Other issues Southeast Asia
- Entreprises concernées: 3M Abercrombie & Kent Acer Aditya Birla Group Adventures Abroad Air Canada Air China Air France KLM Airbus Alcatel (now Alcatel-Lucent) Amer American Express Aptech Atwood Oceanics Austrian Airlines Bangkok Bank Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (part of Mitsubishi UFJ) Ben Line Agencies Berli Jucker BJ Services Black Canyon Blue Mountain BlueScope Cambrian Caterpillar Cathay Pacific Celio Ceylon Express CHC Chengda Chevalier Chia Khim Lee China Airlines China Metallurgical (MCC) China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) China Telecom Chiyoda CNA CNOOC (China National Offshore Oil Corporation) Coles Group Cosco CP (Charoen Pokphand) Crédit Agricole Daewoo International (part of Posco) Datang Telecom Technology Davis Langdon DBS Bank Deutsche Bank DHL (part of Deutsche Post) Diethelm Keller DLH (Dalhoff Larsen & Horneman) Dongfeng Motor Downer Edi Dr. Reddy's Laboratories East Asiatic Company Electricité et Eaux de Madagascar Eni Esri UK Essar Group First Cabin First Choice Holidays Fortinet Fritz Werner Company Fuji Heavy Industries GAIL (Gas Authority of India Ltd.) Garuda Indonesia General Motors GlaxoSmithKline Hagemeyer Hapag-Lloyd Group Hashimoto Trading Hazama Hitachi Hitchins Hutchison Whampoa Hyosung Hyundai Corporation (part of Hyundai Group) Hyundai Group IGB Corporation Berhad IHC Caland Indian Airlines Indian Oil Corporation Inetol Headwear Ingersoll-Rand International Hardwood Flooring International SOS Interra Systems Italthai (Italian-Thai Development Public Company) Itochu Ivanhoe Mines (now Turquoise Hill Resources) Japan Airlines Jardine Matheson Jet Gold JFE JGC Kajima Kansai Electric Power (KEPCO) KOGAS (Korea Gas Corporation) Korea Electric Power (KEPCO) Korea United Pharm Kunming Light Industry Machinery Leeward Capital Leica Geosystems Leo Burnett (part of Publicis) Lexmark LG Electronics (part of LG Corp.) LightPointe Lloyd's of London Lonely Planet Louis Dreyfus LSG Sky Chefs Lufthansa Maersk (part of A.P. Moller - Maersk) Majuko Malaysia Airlines Marubeni Michelin Midas Mitsubishi Group Mitsui Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) Mizuho Bank (part of Mizuho Financial Group) MMC Natixis Nera Nestlé NHPC (National Hydroelectric Power Corporation - India) Nikki Shoji (part of JGC) Nippon Koei Nippon Oil Nishimatsu Construction Nissei NORINCO (China North Industries) Numaligarh Refinery (NRL) Oil India Okaya Omega Watches (part of Swatch) ONGC (Oil & Natural Gas Corporation) OOCL (part of Orient Overseas (International) Limited) Orient Express Otis (part of United Technologies) Pansea Hotels & Resorts Pertamina Petronas Polyphon Film PTT Qantas Airways Qatar Airways R.Crusoe & Son Ranbaxy Laboratories Rheinmetall Robbins Timber Rolls-Royce plc Samgong Samsung Sanyo (part of Panasonic) Satho Hazir Giyim Schenker Schindler Schlumberger Schneider Electric Scomi Sea Containers Senao Shangri-La Hotel Shin SHM Smith Hodgkinson Siemens Singapore Petroleum Sinohydro Sinopec Snamprogetti (part of Eni) Sojitz Solvay Sompo Japan Spilan Square Pharmaceuticals (part of Square Group) SriLankan Airlines State Bank of India Sumitomo Group Sumitomo Mitsui Banking (part of Sumitomo Group) Sun Wah Suzuki Swatch Swift (co-operative) Telekom Malaysia Texchem Thai Airways International Thomas Cook Tiffany Tipco Asphalt Total Transocean UBS UMW United Technologies Unocal (part of Chevron) Verisign Waagner-Biro Willis Zhejiang Orient Holding ZTE
Auteur: Oxfam America, Bank Information Center, Environmental Defense, Amis de la Terre, Intermón Oxfam (Oxfam Spain)
Chad’s Law 001 on Petroleum Revenue Management is the centerpiece and principal governance “safeguard” of the World Bank-supported experiment designed to ensure that oil revenues benefit the poor. The government’s proposed amendment would gut the law,...
Auteur: Irene Khan, Secretary-General, Amnesty International
...ignoring human rights is a risk that companies can no longer afford to take, no matter where they come from or where they operate...[refers to ABB, Novartis, Statoil, as 3 companies road-testing UN Norms on business & human rights. Also refers...
- Entreprises concernées: ABB China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) CNOOC (China National Offshore Oil Corporation) Dow Chemical Equinor (formerly Statoil) Nike Novartis ONGC (Oil & Natural Gas Corporation) PetroChina (part of China National Petroleum Corporation) Petronas Sinopec Talisman (part of Repsol) Union Carbide (part of Dow) Unocal (part of Chevron)
Auteur: Diakonie, Misereor, German NGO Working Group on the Chad/Cameroon Oil- and Pipeline Project
After the amendment of Law 001 [on the management of oil revenues], the oil money can even more easily fill the pockets of some elites and be spent to a large extent on military and police. This will not only be detrimental to the economic, social and...
Auteur: Emad Mekay, Inter Press Service (IPS)
Tension is rising between the World Bank and the African nation of Chad, one of the world's poorest countries, over the latter's decision to seize funds from a controversial Bank-funded oil pipeline and not spend the money on social sectors... The...
Auteur: Harry Dunphy, Associated Press
The World Bank is suspending $124 million in loans to Chad in a dispute over the African nation's decision to change its rules on the use of oil revenues to reduce poverty, Paul Wolfowitz, the bank's president, said Friday. He said by changing the...
- Egalement dans: World Bank suspends loans to Chad over govt.'s diversion of oil revenues from poverty reduction efforts
- Entreprises concernées: Chevron ExxonMobil Petronas
Auteur: Michael Schuman, TIME Asia
By doing business with Burma, Asian countries help its brutal military regime stay in power—while the Burmese people remain trapped in a time warp of poverty, oppression and economic misrule... China exports household appliances, chemicals and...
- Egalement dans: Unocal lawsuit (re Myanmar)
- Entreprises concernées: Chevron CNOOC (China National Offshore Oil Corporation) Daewoo International (part of Posco) GAIL (Gas Authority of India Ltd.) KOGAS (Korea Gas Corporation) ONGC (Oil & Natural Gas Corporation) Petronas Shin Total Triumph International Unocal (part of Chevron)