By 2014, 38 of the world's 100 largest oil and gas companies were subject to public disclosure mandates. Had America's regulation stood, it would have been 84 of the top 100.
Donald Trump signs a law repealing a disclosure rule for oil companies
ON FEBRUARY 13th, Donald Trump signed his first major piece of legislation—“a big signing” as he put it. The law repealed a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regulation that oil and mining companies should disclose their payments to foreign governments.