Oil & Energy
March 8, 2012
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.
Iran has discovered one of its biggest oil fields with high quality crude in a southern province, the semi-official Mehr news agency quoted an official as saying on Saturday.
Emirates General Petroleum Corporation will participate on a high note at the UAE Career Fair 2012, which is due to be held at the Dubai World Trade Center.
138 students representing 46 teams from all over Kuwait participated yesterday in Shell Contest Day.
Kuwait Energy announced a new oil discovery, the El Salmiya-1 well, in the Abu Sennan concession located in the Western Desert in Egypt.
March 1, 2012
The Bureau International des Expositions visited Masdar during their first evaluation tour of the UAE, part of the country’s official campaign to host the 2020 World Expo in Dubai.
Emirates General Petroleum "Emarat" has successfully completed its participation at Gulf Food 2012, which was held at Dubai International Exhibitions and Conferences Center recently.