Oil & Energy
March 25, 2012
Gazans, who are recovering from a severe power crisis after Israel allowed fuel in to enable the sole power plant to function, are now facing another crisis — shortage of cooking gas.
Oman Oil Marketing Company (omanoil) announced a breakthrough financial performance year for 2011 during its Annual General Meeting (AGM), held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Muscat.
Emirates Gas, EMGAS, a subsidiary of Emirates National Oil Company, ENOC, hosted 15 students from Al Shoola School for Girls, Sharjah on a plant visit in Ajman.
March 22, 2012
According to the Jordan News Agency, Petra, gasoline orders on Wednesday rose by over 35 per cent to 11,200 tonnes from the usual 8,000 tonnes per day.
Jordanian and Iraqi energy officials have entered advanced talks over a natural gas deal that would provide the Kingdom with an alternative energy source within five years.
"Emarat" launched a new promotional campaign aiming to enhance winning opportunities for the shoppers at the convenience stors locates at Emarat's service stations in Dubai and the Northern Emirates.
March 21, 2012
More than 80 OCTAL employees united with hundreds of Dhofaricitizens and residents at a walkathon in Salalah, organized by the National Association for Cancer Awareness.
March 20, 2012
The ministerial committee designated to discuss the leasing of power-generating boats failed again to reach an agreement on the companies that should win the bids.
The collaboration between Emarat and Emirates Environmental Working Group resulted in collecting and recycling around 22 tons of paper wastes from Emarat's service stations in Dubai and the Northern Emirates.
March 19, 2012
South Sudan, locked in a row over oil transit fees with neighbour Sudan, said it plans to build a temporary underwater oil pipeline along the Nile to deliver crude for export.
Iraq has approved a plan to expand its oil export routes by adding capacity from its northern fields and building a pipeline to ship oil from southern fields to Ceyhan in Turkey.
March 18, 2012
Oman Oil Marketing Company has teamed up with the Ministry of Education to sponsor a youth football competition, the omanoil Football Tournament for Muscat Schools.
Gas stations will stop ordering oil derivatives from Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company (JPRC) as of Thursday amid disputes with Jordan’s sole fuel supplier.
March 15, 2012
EQUATE Petrochemical Company and Kuwait Association for the Care of Children in Hospitals (KACCH) launched the Painting Smiles exhibition at 360 Mall during March 14-17, 2012.
The Palestinian energy authority in Gaza said on Wednesday it had paid Egypt $2 million towards fuel for its crippled power station, but had yet to receive anything in return.