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One source told The Daily Star that most international oil companies may not rush to bid for available gas blocks if Lebanese politicians failed to iron out all their differences on some articles in the decrees.
Lebanon will once again postpone the gas auction which was scheduled for Aug. 10 as some ministers expressed their dissatisfaction over the state’s share stated in the decrees

January 23, 2012

10:28 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced knowledge exchange on clean energy and sustainability as well as new academic and research initiatives.

January 22, 2012

Sara Akbar, Kuwait Energy Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
07:43 GMT
(press release)

Kuwait Energy announced a new oil discovery in Egypt’s Ahmad-1X well, located in the Gulf of Suez’s Area A concession.

January 19, 2012

Dr. Saif Al Sayari, Executive Officer energy solutions
06:23 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi National Energy Company announced that Dr Saif Al Sayari a new Executive Officer responsible for developing TAQA’s alternative and technology-driven energy initiatives, reporting to Carl Sheldon, CEO of the company.

January 18, 2012

Torresol Energy
13:31 GMT
(press release)

Torresol Energy announced at the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi that the Valle 1 and Valle 2 plants had commenced commissioning in January 2012.

12:49 GMT
(press release)

Masdar signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of the Kingdom of Tonga, represented through the Tonga Energy Road Map Implementation Unit.

Dubai Mercantile Exchange
11:57 GMT

The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited recorded year-on-year trading volume growth of 19% in 2011, it announced today.

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology
06:12 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced two of its students will becomeprivileged members of the International Antarctic Expedition (IAE) 2012 team.

January 17, 2012

08:27 GMT

Emarat retail’s management has always been giving priority to training programs for its front-line staff, believing that the nature of their work requires direct and constant contact with customers.

His Highness greeting the guests of the Summit
07:10 GMT
(press release)

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan affirmed that the United Arab Emirates is committed to retaining its leading role as a global energy provider through energy diversification including the adoption of renewable energy technologies.

January 16, 2012

10:02 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Capital announced plans to form a renewable energy project platform, in partnership with Development Bank of Japan Inc. (“DBJ”).

January 15, 2012

General Electric
12:56 GMT
(press release)

GE will showcase its latest technology and service solutions at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) Jan. 16-19 in Abu Dhabi.

World Future Energy Summit
09:42 GMT
(press release)

World leaders will convene in Abu Dhabi tomorrow for the World Future Energy Summit (WFES 2012), running from January 16-19 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.

Omanoil Ahlain Store
07:22 GMT
(press release)

29 lucky ahlain convenience store customers stand the chance to win a host of coveted prizes in Oman Oil Marketing Company’s highly anticipated seasonal ‘Shop and Win with ahlain’ promotion.

Mr.Hussain Kazim, Manager Corporate Communications at Emarat
06:58 GMT

Emirates General Petroleum Corporation continues its efforts aiming at preserving the environment and protecting the health and safety of the community.

January 12, 2012

Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, CEO of Masdar
07:13 GMT
(press release)

Masdar announced today that Masdaris using C3’s energy management technology in Masdar City to monitor and optimize energy, water, sustainable transportation and waste.