Oil & Energy
November 12, 2012
Iran’s exports of gas condensates amounted to more than $1 billion in the last month, a customs official was quoted as saying, easing the impact of Western sanctions that are gripping the country.
The Egyptian government will cut subsidies on 95-octane gasoline in a few days, in part of a plan to reduce subsidies, as the country prepares for a new round of talks with the International Monetary Fund.
November 11, 2012
Saudi Arabia exported nearly 2.25 billion barrels of crude oil in the past 10 months of the current year valued at SR 921 billion ( $245 million), as domestic consumption also increases.
November 7, 2012
Egypt has agreed to boost Jordan’s gas supplies, Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Alaa Batayneh announced on Tuesday, ending a months-long dispute over the country’s former primary energy source.
EQUATE Petrochemical Company sponsored the First Conference for Nutrition of Kidney Patients which was organized by the Ministry of Health.
Kuwait Energy announces an update on its financial and corporate activities during its third quarter.
November 6, 2012
Foreign ministers of Egypt and Cyprus have said the prospect of cooperating to exploit offshore hydrocarbons reservoirs is vast. However a “dispute between Egypt and Israel might ensue”, suggest expert forecasts.
The Ministry of Oil and Gas has floated tenders inviting bids from international oil firms for developing seven oil and gas blocks on production sharing basis.
Emirates National Oil Company conducted safety trainings for staff of the Ministry of Labour to enhance the effective implementation of environment, health and safety (EHS) practices at the workplace.
Emarat decided to boost its participation at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) 2012 as part of its effort to assert its leading position within the oil industry.
November 5, 2012
Mr. Abdulraoof Abdul Aziz, Manager, Dealer Sales Operations at Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat", praised the corporation’s employees at various stations.
EQUATE Petrochemical Company announced that it has restarted the 550,000 metric tons annually (MTA) Ethylene Glycol (EG) unit.
November 4, 2012
OCTAL has marked its foray into the date packaging market in the United Arab Emirates with the largest and most influential date producers in the industry.
Emirates National Oil Company held a “Smoking Cessation Campaign” for its staff as part of its corporate social responsibility initiatives.
November 1, 2012
A U.S. inspector general report takes note of progress made in Iraq in terms of internal oil disputes, but said rivalries among various factions remain tense.