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Partnering for the Future one Microloan at a Time

Chevron supports economic development and job creation through partnerships with Bay Area-based microfinance organizations Kiva.org and Opportunity Fund.

fighting to stop malaria

Chevron was the first Corporate Champion of The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Chevron Announces Quarterly Dividend (July 28, 2010)

SAN RAMON, Calif., July 28, 2010 – The Board of Directors of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today declared a quarterly dividend of seventy-two cents ($0.72) per share, payable September 10, 2010, to holders of common stock as shown on the transfer records of the Corporation at the close of business on August 19, 2010.

New Oil Spill Containment System to Protect Gulf of Mexico Planned by Major Oil Companies

A plan to build and deploy a rapid response system that will be available to capture and contain oil in the event of a potential future underwater well blowout in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico was announced today by Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and Shell.

Chevron and KOGAS Sign Major LNG And Equity Agreements for the Wheatstone Project

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced today that its Australian subsidiaries signed a Heads of Agreement (HOA) with Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) for the delivery of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Chevron-operated Wheatstone natural gas project in Australia.

Chevron Announces Natural Gas Discovery in Australia

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced a new exploration drilling success in the Carnarvon Basin offshore Western Australia, Australia’s premier hydrocarbon basin.

Chevron Issues Interim Update for Second Quarter 2010

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today reported in its interim update that earnings for the second quarter 2010 are expected to be higher than in the first quarter. Upstream earnings are projected to be in line with first quarter results.

Chevron Announces Further Drilling Success in Australia

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) today announced a new deepwater natural gas discovery in a Chevron-operated block in the Carnarvon Basin offshore Western Australia, Australia's premier hydrocarbon basin.

Stimulating the Economy, Generating Jobs in California

Meet business owners who are examples of how Chevron touches thousands of people and hundreds of businesses in California every day.

Investing in Education, Building the Future

Chevron's El Segundo Refinery is providing $1 million to be distributed among 15 schools in the South Bay area of Los Angeles County.

2010 Annual Meeting Remarks by John S. Watson

Remarks by John S. Watson, Chairman and CEO, to stockholders at the 2010 Annual Meeting on May 26 in Houston, Texas.

2010 Annual Meeting Remarks by George L. Kirkland

Remarks by George L. Kirkland, Vice, to stockholders at the 2010 Annual Meeting on May 26 in Houston, Texas.

Chevron Highlights Safety and Performance at Annual Meeting of Stockholders

A combination of safe, reliable operations and superior execution helped Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) generate value for stockholders, maintain financial strength and advance a leading queue of projects, attendees were told today at the company's 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.

Evidence Of Fraud To Ecuadorian Court Expert

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) has uncovered new evidence that Ecuadorian court appointee Richard Cabrera, the so-called "independent expert" claiming that Chevron should pay $27 billion in damages, has had ongoing and surreptitious s with plaintiffs' representatives and that a substantial portion of Cabrera's court-ordered analysis is based on materials that could only have been provided by the plaintiffs' representatives outside of the court proceeding.

Breaking Ground On Emerging Solar Technology

Governor Bill Richardson joined Chevron and the Village of Questa, New Mexico to break ground today on what will be one of the largest concentrating photovoltaic solar installations in the U.S.

Chevron Issues 2009 Corporate Responsibility Report

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) invested $144 million in communities around the world, adopted a human rights policy and completed major energy efficiency projects, according to the company's 2009 Corporate Responsibility Report.

Chevron Reports First Quarter Net Income of $4.6 Billion, up From $1.8 Billion in First Quarter 2009

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today reported earnings of $4.55 billion ($2.27 per share - diluted) for the first quarter 2010, compared with $1.84 billion ($0.92 per share - diluted) in the 2009 first quarter.

Chevron Announces 5.9% Increase in Q Dividend

The Board of Directors of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today declared a quarterly dividend of seventy-two cents ($0.72) per share, payable June 10, 2010, to holders of common stock as shown on the transfer records of the Corporation at the close of business on May 19, 2010.

Remarks to the World Geothermal Congress

Remarks by Jim Blackwell, President of Asia Pacific Exploration and Production, to the World Geothermal Congress.

Investing $1 MM In South Bay Schools

Chevron Products Company announced today a series of "Energy for Learning" grants totaling $1 million to be distributed among 15 South Bay schools, signifying the largest science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM)-related donation ever made by Chevron's El Segundo Refinery in support of local educational programs.

Chevron Issues Interim Update for First Quarter 2010

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today reported in its interim update that earnings for the first quarter 2010 are expected to be higher than in the fourth quarter 2009.

Plaintiffs' Expert Reveals Fraud in Ecuador Lawsuit

Lawyers for the plaintiffs suing Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) submitted fraudulent reports to an Ecuadorian court claiming dangerous contamination was found at Amazon oil well sites, the original technical expert for the plaintiffs revealed in sworn testimony last week.

Chevron Partners With Australia

From product sales  in 1911 to finding and developing oil and natural gas 50 years later, Chevron is a source of investment and innovation in Australia.

Chevron Confirms First Oil From Perdido Development

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced today that the Perdido deepwater project, located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, has started crude oil and natural gas production.

Senator Chuck Hagel and John G. Stumpf Nominated to Chevron Board of Directors

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today announced that Senator Charles (Chuck) T. Hagel and John G. Stumpf have been nominated for election to Chevron's board of directors.

Chevron Wins Arbitration Claim Against Ecuador

An international arbitration tribunal has ruled in favor of Chevron in a claim against Ecuador related to past oil operations by Chevron's subsidiary, Texaco Petroleum Company.