Oil & Energy
November 14, 2013
The photovoltaics and solar thermal power plants market in the Mena region’s solar energy sector is expected to reach 3.5 gigawatts by 2015
November 13, 2013
OCTAL has recently introduced an Organizational Development Manager (ODM) position at the company’s PET Complex in Salalah to oversee the advancement of Omani employees.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has increased its 2013 forecast for oil demand growth based on " expectations of better-than-expected improvement" within developed country economies
Total SA, Europe’s biggest oil refiner, will resume business with Iran if diplomatic talks lead to the removal of sanctions, Chief Executive Officer Christophe de Margerie said at a conference in Abu Dhabi.
November 12, 2013
The International Monetary Fund released a report Tuesday that states that energy exporting states in the Arab world are "not saving enough of their oil windfall" and may collectively face a fiscal deficit by 2016 if current policies do not change.
Driving national efforts to reduce road accidents, Oman Oil Marketing Company (omanoil) is sponsoring Traffic Safety Expo 2013 for the 4th consecutive year.
EQUATE Petrochemical Company announced its sponsorship of Boca Juniors Academy special needs football training course.
Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat" has launched a unique promotional campaign that offers its customers a Salik AED 200 recharge card+ an Etisalat Wasel Sim Card for only AED 200.
The inflow of infrastructure investments into the region due to an increasing population, and upcoming events such as the 2022 FIFA World Cup is creating such opportunities for the GCC LED lighting market.
November 11, 2013
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has commenced implementation of the Smart Networks and Meters project.
Regional ministers blamed energy subsidies in the Middle East as the root cause of excessive energy consumption in the GCC during Sunday's opening day of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference.
Country has significant gas reserves and could play an important role as an energy exporter as global energy demands increase
November 10, 2013
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), inaugurated the 5th Health and Safety Week held at Dubai Festival City.
In a first-of-its-kind step toward facilitating better education opportunities in remote areas of the Kingdom, through The Princess Alia Foundation initiative "Sustainable Education Through Renewable Energy" Al-Ghwebbeh Secondary Schools.
The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference is set to open Sunday, welcoming more than 50,000 energy professionals from 80 countries from around the world.