Oil & Energy
January 20, 2013
Gunmen in southeast Yemen have blown up an oil pipeline that transports some 8,000 barrels per day to export terminals on the Gulf of Aden, suspending operations, a local official said on Saturday.
Libyan officials have said that Libyan oil and gas installations are extremely secure and played down any threats of similar attacks such as that happened in Algeria during the last four days.
January 16, 2013
The price of fuel in Lebanon has risen for the seventh week in a row, the weekly price update shows.
A potential strike by gas delivery workers in Jordan has been averted after a deal was struck to increase the amount of royalties deals collect.
January 15, 2013
Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) hosted 30 students from the University of San Francisco as part of a knowledge sharing initiative.
A delegation from the Saudi Aramco Trading visited ‘Emirates General Petroleum Corporation’ "Emarat" at their Headquarters in Dubai, to examine the services and products provided by the Corporation.
January 14, 2013
Three hundred oil tankers are stuck at the border between Jordan and Iraq awaiting Baghdad's permission to enter the Kingdom. The border has been closed after a recent spate of protests aimed at Iraq's Prime Minister.
January 13, 2013
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority organised the Annual Partners’ Appreciation Ceremony, attended by HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, directors of Government Departments and DEWA’s strategic partners.
Oil exports from Iraq's southern Basra terminals were restored to 2.35 million barrels yesterday after bad weather reduced exports by almost half on Friday, according to a shipping industry source.
In response to the ‘Thank You’ initiative, the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) distributed food provisions to its support workers in appreciation of their efforts and dedicated work.
OCTAL, a global leader in the packaging industry, is showcasing Oman’s manufacturing prowess through targeted participation at renowned tradeshows across all five continents of the world.
January 10, 2013
Qatar is considering helping to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Turkey, said Energy Minister Mohammed Al Sada.
Turkey wants a stronger energy relationship with the Libyan government, the visiting Turkish energy minister said during talks in Tripoli.
Lebanon is sinking into darkness, warned Electricite Du Liban Wednesday, reporting scores of additional failures across the country as ongoing strikes delayed repairs.
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