6.3.4Other Operating Income and Expense

2015

2014

Gains from sale of financial participations, property, plant and equipment

-

61

Other operating income

1

1

Total other operating income

1

62

Settlement expenses

(245)

(240)

Restructuring expenses

(55)

(8)

Other operating expense

(3)

0

Total other operating expense

(303)

(248)

Total

(302)

(186)

In 2015, the other operating expenses mainly include:

  • The US$ 245 million for non-recurring provision for settlement in Brazil (Please refer to note 6.3.1 Highlights)
  • The net restructuring costs following the workforce reduction plan launched since the end of the year 2014

In 2014, the gains from disposal of items of property, plant and equipment included the sale of the third and last Monaco office building for US$ 58 million and the DSCV SBM Installer for US$ 4 million. The other operating expense included the US$ 240 million charge related to the settlement of investigation with the Dutch Public Prosecutor’s Office and the cost of restructuring plan already initiated in 2014 for US$ 8 million.