Oil & Energy
November 26, 2013
Dubai-headquartered Topaz Energy and Marine has won 2 contracts with BP to begin operations in Azerbaijan's largest oil and gas fields.
Saudi Arabia is planning to build the world's largest solar-powered seawater desalination plant in Ras Al Khaimah
Emojet’s pavilion at the Dubai Air Show 2013 attracted several key international and local airlines.
November 25, 2013
Iran’s pledge to limit nuclear work in return for looser economic sanctions will have a “muted” impact on crude prices as the nation’s oil sales remain capped, said analysts including Societe Generale’s Mark Keenan.
November 24, 2013
The country’s fuel storage capacity is projected to hit 15 billion liters by the end of the Fifth Five-Year Economic Development Plan (2015).
November 21, 2013
Hydrogen cars are appealing because unlike electric vehicles, they have the range of a typical gasoline car and can be refueled quickly.
ADNOC Distribution has announced the opening of three new technical vehicle inspection centres in the cities of Liwa, Ghayathi and Delma Island in Abu Dhabi’s Western Region.
November 20, 2013
Qatar, which enjoys the “highest” sovereign ratings in the Middle East and “sound” external position, has the lowest break-even oil price in the Gulf region, according to global credit rating agency Moody’s.
Saudi Arabia met with UN representatives at this year's climate change conference to share best practices its green energy programs.
Kuwait is pumping billions of dollars into projects to expand its oil production capacity to four million barrels per day from three mbpd within a strategy to maintain its position as one of the world’s largest crude exporters, a Kuwaiti official has said.
November 19, 2013
Oman Oil Marketing Company has signed a bunkering license and land lease agreement with Port of Duqm Company (PDC) to develop a bunkering terminal and ancillary facilities at the Port of Duqm.
Qatar is set to step up its chemicals, petrochemicals and LPG output in the coming years, said HE the Minister for Energy and Industry, Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada.
Dubai Investments (DI), the largest investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), on Monday announced the launch of the first-of-its-kind, colored solar glass, which is capable of generating energy on its own.
November 18, 2013
His Excellency Adel Khalifa Al Shaer, the acting general manager at Emirates General Petroleum Corporation “Emarat” made a visit with a delegation from Emarat to Bahrain Petroleum Company “Bapco”.
November 17, 2013
KIPCO, the Kuwait Projects Company, has announced its Platinum Sponsorship of the 30th Conference of the National Union of Kuwaiti Students, USA Branch (NUKS-USA).