(AGI) Rome, Sept 11 - Eni has kept its place on the Dow JonesSustainability World Index, the most renowned globalsustainability index, for the ninth consecutive year, with animproved score. The news was posted in a company statement. TheDow Jones Sustainability Index was launched in 1999 andincludes the stocks of companies distinguished by the excellentsustainability results achieved in each sector. The Indexincludes a total of 317 stocks, chosen by RobecoSAM on thebasis of economic, social and environmental criteria from 2,500international stocks with the highest capitalisation. In theOil&Gas sector, 13 companies out of 97 candidates wereselected. Eni has also kept its position on the Dow JonesSustainability Europe Index for the eighth consecutive year.These results confirm Eni's continuing commitment tosustainable development and responsible business management.(AGI).