Sunday 26 March 2017

Arab chemist's conference opens in Ras Al Khaimah

Top experts, government officials and 17 associations from 20 Arab countries are participating at the 18th International Conference of the Union of Arab Chemists which opened today (March 26) in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE. The event is being held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Saud bi


Shell continues to deliver ‘Intilaaqah at Riyada’ programme

Shell continues to implement the "Intilaaqah at Riyada" programme, which aims at providing training, counselling and coaching services to Omani entrepreneurs and owners of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) aged between 18 and 45 years, in collaboration with the Public Authority for


Alba launches Tim’s Academy

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), a leading international aluminium smelter, officially launched Tim’s Academy, an in-house initiative, earlier this week in the presence of executive management, directors and managers. Launched via the company’s training department, Tim&rsquo


Four US cities to take part in AIM Dubai

Four select cities of US -- Virginia, Ohio (Columbus), Missouri and Los Angeles -- alongside SelectUSA Program will participate at the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) being held in Dubai next month, promoting the US as a perfect destination for foreign direct investments (FDI). &


Julphar names CFO Jerome Carle as acting GM

The board of directors of Julphar Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries has decided to appoint  chief financial officer Jerome Carle as acting general manager.   The appointment will be effective following the departure of current chief executive officer Dr Ayman


Mideast’s container shipping trade up 5pc

The container shipping trade, despite the global dips, saw the strongest – but still contracting –growth in the Indian subcontinent and Middle East regions at 5.1 per cent, according to a recent report. However, the global climate with respect to container trade dicta


GOIC delegation visits Saudi Aramco

A delegation from the Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting (GOIC) recently visited Saudi Aramco in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, to discuss means to support industrial development and localise products and energy services. The delegation headed by GOIC’s secretary general A


Alara signs Oman copper concentrate supply contract

Alara Resources, an Australian minerals exploration company with a portfolio of projects in Saudi Arabia and Oman, said its local units has signed an off-take agreement for the supply of copper concentrate from the Al Hadeetha Project, Washihi Reserve . As per the agreement signe


Oman’s Port of Duqm plans Ro-Ro terminal

Oman’s Port of Duqm, anchoring the giant Special Economic Zone (SEZ) at Duqm on its Wusta coast, plans to establish a dedicated terminal for roll-on/roll-off (Ro-Ro) cargo at its commercial quay, said a report. The move will highlight Duqm’s potential as a hub for aut


A' Saffa Foods to raise production capacity

Oman-based A' Saffa Foods, a leading poultry and processed food producer, said its board of directors has approved an expansion plan to raise chicken meat production capacity by 100 per cent. The total capital expenditure of the expansion will be RO45 million ($116.9 million)

 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events