Oil & Energy
March 11, 2012
Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat" organized a blood donation campaign among its employees in aid of Thalassemia patients.
Standard & Poor’s estimated that oil importers in the Middle East, especially Lebanon and Jordan, are ill-prepared for a further rise in global oil prices.
The nation’s pioneering fuel and lubricants marketing company has launched a Health, Safety, Security and Environmental awards scheme to promote the advancement of safety benchmarks.
Masdar announced that it will be part of the United Arab Emirates delegation participating inthe 6th annual World Water Forumin Marseille, France,from 12-17 March.
GE Lighting will showcase the latest trends in roadway lighting that are aimed at improving visual conditions, enhancing safety and reducing energy use.
March 8, 2012
“This MOU represents Lebanon welcoming the idea of an understanding with Iran, which expressed its willingness to pay $450 million to help Lebanon in the electricity sector,” Bassil said.
Jordan is accelerating efforts to secure liquid gas from the Arab Gulf states in light of a Sinai blast earlier this week that cut the Kingdom’s main energy source for the 13th time in little over a year.
The Retail Sales Department at Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat" recently organized a cricket championship for the employees at its service stations.
March 7, 2012
Iran gave permission for inspectors to visit a site suspected of secret atomic work as a result of the world powers agreement to a new round of talks with Tehran.
March 6, 2012
An Egyptian pipeline carrying gas to Jordan and Israel was bombed on Monday, the 13th such attack since president Hosni Mubarak was toppled in 2011, witnesses said.
March 5, 2012
Abu Dhabi National Energy Company, the global integrated energy company, today announced its sponsorship of Zayed University’s 4th Women as Global Leaders Conference.
Brent crude climbed back near $124 today, rebounding from a drop of 2 per cent the previous session as another refiner announced cuts to Iranian imports.
Saudi Arabia has raised oil exports and the US is considering releasing crude from its strategic reserves as oil prices hit nine-month highs and concerns deepened over Iran’s nuclear programme.
March 4, 2012
The Electricity Regulatory Commission (ERC) stood by its claims that 92 per cent of households and 89 per cent of traders are exempted from a recent 9 per cent rise in electricity prices.
Emirates National Oil Company raised funds for Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs.