Shell's company logo is pictured at a gas station in Zurich in this April 8, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/Files
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Royal Dutch Shell said fourth-quarter earnings tumbled 44 percent as the collapse in oil prices took its toll on another European oil company.The results came days after Shell sealed a 47-billion-pound takeover of BG Group Plc, which will increase the company's proven reserves of oil and natural gas by 25 percent.In a trading statement unveiled just before shareholders voted on the BG merger, Shell said earlier this month that streamlining and integration from the deal would include the loss of 10,000 staff and contractor positions across both companies in 2015-2016 .
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