Oil & Energy
June 6, 2012
Saudi Arabia said Iran's nuclear programme has increased threats to the Gulf region and urged Tehran to cooperate with world powers to defuse tension.
Gasoline prices continued their decline Wednesday, with the cost of 20 liters decreasing by LL700, according to the Energy and Water Ministry.
Dubai Municipality has honored Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat" for its active participation in the World No Smoking Day.
Kuwait Energy announced that it has hosted a delegation of officials from Libyan national oil companies for a full day workshop.
June 5, 2012
Automobile traders expect demand for large-engine cars to drop sharply due to the recent hike in fuel price.
Engineer Arif Eissa Al Muhairi, Engineering and Services Manager at Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat", took part in the Fourth Arab Conference for Outsourced Contracting 2012.
Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, Chief Executive Officer of Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s multi-faceted renewable energy company, has received this year’s United Nations’ Champions of the Earth award.
June 4, 2012
Smart grid is an opportunity for MENA countries to incorporate their vast solar and renewable resources, manage growing demand, reduce carbon emissions and cut down on electricity system losses.
Masdar and Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, demonstrated their support to students of Emirates National School (Boys Campus) by offering lessons in sustainability during the Science Fair.
May 31, 2012
The price of gasoline fell by LL700 over the past week to a near-record low Wednesday, according to the Energy Ministry, while that of diesel oil fell by LL600.
Mr. Mark Carne Shell’s Middle East & North Africa Executive Vice President stated that Shell always promotes local partnerships in countries where we operate.
Mr. Abdulrahman Qasim Al Ali, Commercial Sales Manager at Emarat, held discussions with officials from the oils department at Exxon Mobil.
May 30, 2012
Demand for 95-octane gasoline has dropped by 64 per cent since the government raised the price of the product three days ago.
Kuwait Energy announced that a consortium led by the company was awarded today the exploration and development contract of “block 9” in Basra, Iraq.
Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat" will participate in the Global No Smoking Day, on which Emarat shall cease selling cigarettes and other tobacco products in its various stores.