Shell says quarterly profit rises to 4.39 billion dollars
British energy giant Royal Dutch Shell said Thursday that the group's net profits jumped 15 percent to 4.393 billion dollars (3.377 billion euros) in the second quarter.
"This is a good performance from Shell, despite today's challenging macro-economic conditions. We are on track for growth," Shell's chief executive Peter Voser said in the company's earnings statement.
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