Oil & Energy
April 4, 2012
EQUATE Petrochemical Company announced its sponsorship of 10 Kuwaiti university students who attended the Third Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemical Association (GPCA) Plastics Summit.
Employees of the Central Electricity Generating Company (CEGCO) started an open-ended strike on Tuesday in an effort to secure increases in their salaries and benefits.
April 3, 2012
Oman Oil Marketing Company crowned Al Mashariq School Football Team as the champions of the company sponsored Football Tournament for Muscat Schools, in association with the Ministry of Education.
Korea Electric Power Corporation will hold detailed discussions with United Arab Emirates about building four more nuclear reactors.
Oil prices in the first quarter advanced further from last year's elevated levels, providing a lift for GCC economies but a potential threat to the global economic recovery.
April 2, 2012
Emirates National Oil Company has unveiled its largest corporate social responsibility initiative to raise funds for the construction of a child care centre for Dubai Autism Center.
April 1, 2012
Emirates General Petroleum Corporation “Emarat”, shut down the lights at many of its service stations in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, for a full hour on last Saturday’s evening.
March 27, 2012
Lebanon’s oil sector plans to hold a three-day strike next week to press their demand that the government allow an increase of the fuel surcharge.
Jordan's energy bill rose by 97 per cent in January this year, reaching JD510 million.
The Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company is marking its 6th consecutive participation in SPE Middle East Health, Safety, Security, and Environment Conference and Exhibition as a Titanium Sponsor.
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.