Shell completes Malaysia LNG Tiga fairness sale Shell Gas Holdings (Malaysia) Limited, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc, introduced right this moment that it has accomplished the sale of its 15% shareholding in Malaysia LNG Tiga Sdn Bhd (MLNG Tiga) to the Sarawak State Financial Secretary (SFS) for an agreed consideration of $750 million.
The transaction has an financial date of Sept. 1, 2017 and the web closing consideration paid to Shell after changes for dividends the corporate obtained as much as completion is roughly $640 million. SFS is an present MLNG Tiga shareholder and with completion of this transaction, elevated its shareholding in MLNG Tiga to 25%.
The different shareholders of MLNG Tiga are PETRONAS with 60% fairness, Nippon Oil Finance (Netherlands) B.V. with 10% fairness, and Diamond Gas (Netherlands) B.V., a Mitsubishi Corporation subsidiary with 5% fairness. Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd, a PETRONAS subsidiary, operates MLNG Tiga as a part of the bigger PETRONAS LNG Complex in Bintulu.
This sale is in line with Shell’s technique to simplify its portfolio and reshape Shell into an easier, extra resilient and centered firm. Following the expiry of the MLNG Satu and Dua three way partnership agreements, MLNG Tiga was Shell’s solely remaining curiosity within the PETRONAS LNG advanced. Completion of this sale demonstrates the clear momentum behind Shell’s supply of its international divestment program.
Shell continues to have a robust enterprise in Malaysia and stays dedicated to the nation.
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