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Saudi will produce 41 gigawatts of solar energy by 2032 (File Archive)
April 21, 2014 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia is planning to invest $109 billion in its solar energy sector by 2032, which will provide a third of the country's overall energy requirement by that time.

April 4, 2013

Industry sources say fuel smuggling from Syria is harming Lebanon's industry
08:53 GMT

Up to a million liters of smuggled low-quality gasoline has been pouring into Lebanon from Syria on a daily basis since mid-March, industry sources claim.

April 3, 2013

Hundreds protested in Cairo over the increase in the cost of cooking gas
09:08 GMT

Hundreds of cooking gas cylinders distributors protested in Cairo on Tuesday following a decision to increase the price by 60 per cent, the first price rise in twenty years.

During the honoring ceremony
08:47 GMT

Mr. Abdulraoof Abdul Aziz, Manager, Dealer Sales Operations at Emirates General Petroleum Corporation, praised the corporation’s employees at various stations in Dubai and the Northern Emirates.

April 2, 2013

Qatar is one of the few countries in the Gulf where power generation has grown considerably in the last decade, according to a new report.
13:13 GMT

Qatar is one of the few Gulf countries that has increased its energy output.

Yemen has announced five new oil fields for international investment
08:37 GMT

Yemen's Ministry of Oil and Minerals announced five new onshore and offshore oil sectors for investment to international companies.

The Free Syrian Army controls more than 70 per cent of oil in the north of the country, according to reports
07:38 GMT

The opposition controls more than 70 percent of the oil wells in Northeastern Syria, according to members of the Free Syrian Army.

April 1, 2013

Egypt is to dramatically increase the cost of cooking gas cylinders ahead of a vist by the IMF (Abid Katib / Getty Images)
14:46 GMT

Egypt is to increase the price of cooking gas cylinders by 60 per cent.

Jordan's government on Sunday decided to lower fuel prices as of Monday.
08:17 GMT

Jordan's government on Sunday decided to lower fuel prices as of Monday.

March 31, 2013

Fuel prices in Jordan are set to drop on Monday
11:12 GMT

Fuel prices in Jordan are set to drop slightly on Monday following a decrease in the price of oil on the international markets.

Workers from Libyan  oil company Tatneft are returning to Libya to resume work interrupted by the revolution
10:33 GMT

Workers from Libyan oil company Tatneft are returning to Libya to resume the work that was interrupted by the 2011 February 17 Revolution.

Mr.Hussain Kazim, Manager, Corporate Communications at Emarat
08:52 GMT

Emirates General Petroleum Corporation will be participating in sponsoring the Sixth International Science Fair held by Dubai Police academy.

Oman Oil Marketing Company AGM 2013
05:52 GMT
(press release)

Oman Oil Marketing Company recorded its best-ever financial performance fiscal year with sales reaching approximately RO 278.5 million.

March 28, 2013

Libya is to provide Egypt with 900,000 barrels of oil a month from Libya starting in April
10:08 GMT

Egypt will import 900,000 barrels of oil a month from Libya starting in April and is paying off some of the money it owes to foreign energy firms.

During the event
08:52 GMT
(press release)

Emirates National Oil Company joined hands with Dubai National School to support the humanitarian initiatives of the UAE Red Crescent. ENOC sponsored Dubai National School’s charity day.

Mr. Abdulla Hassan Al Noman, Manager Retail Sales Operations for Emirates General Petroleum Corporation
05:16 GMT

As a part of the team building initiative Emirates General Petroleum Corporation “Emarat”, sent their supervisors and assistant supervisors on two separate fun trips to Fujairah.