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Shell’s owners approved merger with BG

shell-bgShareholders of the British-Dutch oil and gas company Royal Dutch Shell Plc have voted for merger with British BG Group Plc gas company. The owners of 83.08% shares of Shell have supported the deal.

BG’s shareholders will also have to approve the merger and then will have a vote on Thursday. If the merger is approved, the deal will be closed by February15, 2016, reported Shell.

In April 2015 Shell reached an agreement to buy BG Group for $70 billion.