Oil & Energy
May 22, 2013
Oman based OCTAL, the world’s largest producer of PET resin and sheet on a single site, has won the highly acclaimed and sought after GCC ‘Mashreq Oil and Gas Project of the Year’ award.
Fasttrack in cooperation with Tibra General Trading Company, has started installing speed limiter devices in the vehicles subject to the Ministerial Cabinet’s Resolution no. 6 of 2011.
May 21, 2013
Benchmark oil for June delivery gained 69 cents to close at $96.71 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Dubai: Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s conservation initiative saved Dh16 million in electricity and water, it was announced at the eighth Conservation Award for the educational sector.
May 20, 2013
Tasjeel rewards its customers with the launch of a two-month long ‘Weekly Cash Carnival’ promotion.
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) will need to pump slightly more oil than it thought in 2013 and expects global consumption to be much higher in the rest of the year.
Bahrain's real gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to have expanded 3.9 per cent last year from the 1.9pc growth seen in 2011.
May 16, 2013
Emirates General Petroleum Corporation has launched a new “Spend & Win” promotional campaign to offer shoppers at its various service stations the chance to win valuable prizes.
May 15, 2013
Masdar and the Export Import Bank of the United States signed a Memorandum of Understanding in which they will explore opportunities to structure and deploy up to $ 2bn worth of Ex-Im Bank’s finance supporting U.S. exports to Masdar’s future projects.
UAE researchers have discovered the oil extracted from microalgae as a promising alternative to diesel, saying it can run motor engines effectively without any modifications.
Revenue from the sale of hydrocarbons during the period was Dh557 million ($152 million).
May 14, 2013
Emirates Gas is hosting the Compressed Natural Gas Forum 2013.
EQUATE Petrochemical Company said that Gulf countries export over 80% of their petrochemical production.
RAK Petroleum Public Company Limited yesterday announced that its shareholders had approved plans to restructure the Company and its subsidiaries and seek a listing on an international stock exchange.
May 13, 2013
Dubai tops the list of cities with the brightest future, followed by the two North American cities of Calgary and Denver