BRIEF-BG says Brazil competition authority approves Shell offer

lunes 27 de julio de 2015 02:15 GYT

July 27 (Reuters) - Bg Group Plc

* Brazil competition authority approve Shell offer

* Brazilian competition authority approval of Shell offer

* Unconditional clearance follows CADE's initial approval of combination on July 8 2015, and expiry of 15 day period during which cade's decision could be appealed.

* Filing process to obtain these approvals and regulatory approvals required in other jurisdictions is well underway.

* Approval is one of five regulatory clearances that are pre-conditions to combination Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: