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Baghdad remained adamant in opposing any independent arrangements to ship oil from Kurdistan away from its control.
August 18, 2014 - 21:00 GMT
Two oil tankers Minerva Joy and the United Kalavrvta seem to symbolize the future of Iraq and whether it will remain a unified entity or will break up.

March 4, 2012

Kuwait Energy CEO, Sara Akbar
07:17 GMT
(press release)

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

Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, Chief Executive Officer of Masdar; Vicente Gonzalez Loscertales, BIE Secretary-General
14:04 GMT
(press release)

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.

Dr. Rahma bin Mohamed Al Shamsi, Retail Sales Manager at Emarat
05:53 GMT

Emirates General Petroleum "Emarat" has successfully completed its participation at Gulf Food 2012, which was held at Dubai International Exhibitions and Conferences Center recently.

February 29, 2012

The government said initially that consumers using up to 650 kilowatt hours per month, who “constitute 92 per cent of total consumers”, will see no change in their monthly bills
11:00 GMT

The Jordanian Cabinet on Tuesday vowed to take “the necessary and decisive steps if it turns out that the new electricity tariffs harm the limited-income segments.

ENOC Sponsorship at Corporate and Media Communication Conference
09:59 GMT
(press release)

Emirates National Oil Company highlighted its commitment to promoting best practices in communications and public relations as part of its outreach to all stakeholders.

The only electricity plant in the Gaza Strip has stopped operations for the second time in two weeks because of the depletion of the limited fuel deliveries
09:00 GMT

The Gaza Strip's sole power plant has shut down for the second time in two weeks on shortage of fuel, despite a deal with Egypt, the territory's energy authority.

Dow Chemical
07:30 GMT
(press release)

Dow Chemical in Kuwait recently sponsored and participated in the American Business Council Kuwait’s (ABCK) annual business summit.

Hamad Al-Terkait, EQUATE President & CEO
06:25 GMT
(press release)

EQUATE Petrochemical Company announced a net profit of USD 1.05 Billion for the fiscal year ending December 31st, 2011, which is a 20% increase over what was achieved in 2010.

February 28, 2012

ENOC sponsors Dubai Tennis Championship
09:43 GMT
(press release)

Emirates National Oil Company is sponsoring the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships being held until March 3, 2012, at Dubai Tennis Stadium. Dugas, a subsidiary of ENOC is also a co-sponsor of the event.

Omanoil, Winners of first draw
08:37 GMT
(press release)

Oman Oil Marketing Company’s first draw of the ‘Shop & Win with ahlain’ promotion revealed 14 of the 29 lucky winners who were awarded with today’s latest gadgets.

February 27, 2012

Ajyaal and Mawaheb Graduation Ceremony
10:14 GMT
(press release)

Emirates National Oil Company honored the participants of the Ajyaal and Mawaheb leadership programmes organised by the company to strengthen the skillsets of 20 supervisory level professionals and 20 managers within the organisation.

February 26, 2012

CSR Award at BOLDtalks 2012 presented to Basma Essa, Acting Director of Brand & Corporate Communications - ENOC
11:30 GMT
(press release)

Emirates National Oil Company won a special recognition for its corporate social responsibility initiatives at BOLDtalks, an open dialogue that hosts international speakers for varied discussions.

Qatargas liquefied natural gas plant in Ras Laffan Industrial City
09:34 GMT
(press release)

Implementing a new maintenance strategy designed to slash downtime, GE Oil & Gas completed the first cycle of gas turbines modular replacement project at the Qatargas liquefied natural gas plant in Ras Laffan Industrial City.

08:16 GMT

Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA), announced that it has successfully completed a MYR650 million Sukuk (c.US$215 million) issuance, as part of its MYR3.5 billion Sukuk programme.

OCTAL Petrochemicals at the Gulfood Awards
07:49 GMT
(press release)

OCTAL Petrochemicals, was honored with the ‘Best Environmental Sustainability Initiative’ Award at the prestigious Gulfood Awards 2012 in Dubai.