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Also with the new King continuing to back the veteran Oil Minister Ali Al-Naimi, any possibility of Naimi finally hanging his boots also disappeared
January 25, 2015 - 13:12 GMT
The passing of King Abdullah in the early hours of Friday led to speculation that a leadership transition could result in a change to the country’s oil policy and strategy.

March 11, 2013

Abdul Rahman Qasim Al Ali with the delegation in the presence of Khalfan Edrees
06:13 GMT

Mr. Abdulrahman Qasim Al Ali, Commercial Sales Manager at Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat", Managing Director Emoil Petroleum Storage, held a meeting in his office at Emarat's headquarters.

March 10, 2013

EQUATE , Clean Up the Gulf campaign
08:11 GMT

EQUATE Petrochemical Company participated in “Clean Up the Gulf” campaign launched by the Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association in cooperation with Kuwait’s Environment Public Authority.

Iran is to lose India as a key oil buyer, in a blow to the Islamic Republic's economy
07:55 GMT

Iran is set to lose one of its biggest buyers as India announced Friday that its insurers will no longer cover refineries importing crude oil from the country.

Abdul Rahman Qasim Al Ali with the delegation in the presence of Ibrahim Al Tamimi
06:02 GMT

Mr. Abdulrahman Qasim Al Ali, Commercial Sales Manager at Emarat, Managing Director Emoil Petroleum Storage, held a meeting at his office at Emarat's headquarters in Dubai.

March 7, 2013

During the workshop
05:19 GMT

The Human Resources Department at Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat", held a workshop at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Hotel at The Palm Jumeirah in Dubai.

March 6, 2013

Deputies in the Jordanian parliament have urged the government to lower the cost of fuel
11:24 GMT

Fuel prices could drop in Jordan, according to a deputy in the country's parliament, following pressure from MPs.

Matar Al Tayer honors Ahmed bin Hammad in presence of Fahad Bu Samrah
07:54 GMT

The Roads and Transportation Authority has honored Emirates General Petroleum Corporation upon as the "Best Partner", represented by Shamil Services for Vehicles Testing and Registration.

March 5, 2013

Pipelines to transport crude oil from Iraq to Egypt  will be constructed
12:31 GMT

The deal will see crude oil pipelines built between the countries.

A man inspects a natural gas pipe in Bahrain
10:45 GMT

Oil and gas industry experts were bullish about this year's prospects at the Bahrain Capital Club

China has overtaken the US as the world's largest net importer of oil, according to a new report
08:53 GMT

China has overtaken the US as the world's largest net importer of oil, a report has said.

Libya has resumed has exports to Italy following clashes near a gas instillation
08:24 GMT

Libyan gas exports resumed to Italy after a brief stop on Saturday, as a result of armed dispute around the Mellitah complex on the western Libyan coast.

During the meeting
06:43 GMT

Officials at Emarat, discussed and a delegation from the Federal Electricity and Water Authority discussed, during a meeting held recently means of developing cooperation in the upcoming phase.

March 4, 2013

Protesters have broken into an Iraqi oil field demanding jobs
12:36 GMT

Hundreds of protesters broke into Iraq's giant southern West Qurna-2 oilfield, early on Monday, sources from the field, police and the state-run Southern Oil Co. said.

A new pipeline that bypasses the key oil trading route of the Strait of Hormuz is still operating at a limited capacity
12:17 GMT

A new pipeline that bypasses the key oil trading route of the Strait of Hormuz is still operating at a limited capacity, according to sources.

Fuel prices will not increase in Egypt after new 'smart cards' have been introduced, misters have said
11:42 GMT

The government will not raise the prices of subsidised fuel even when rationing 'smart cards' are introduced, Osama Kamal, minister of petroleum told state-owned MENA news agency.