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Alba raises contractor safety awareness
(AME Info - 19/05/2013)
Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba)'s commitment to increased safety awareness across the entire plant and to steer the organisation towards a zero accident work environment continues to gain greater momentum as the company's executive management held a ...
Maaden reopens phosphate, ammonia plants
(Reuters - 19/05/2013)
Maaden Phosphate Co (MPC) has restarted a diammonium phosphate plant (DAP) in Saudi Arabia after repairing the ammonia plant that feeds it, but the shutdowns will negatively impact profits, the company said on Sunday. "The company's financial impact of ...
Alba sponsors CRU’s 18th World Aluminium Conference in London
(Press Release - 18/05/2013)
Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba)’s sponsorship of CRU’s 18th World Aluminium Conference is based on the company’s continuing commitment to remain at the forefront of initiatives that support greater interaction with industry peers, to examine trends and ...
SABIC board visits CRI at KAUST and King Abdullah Economic City
(Press Release - 16/05/2013)
The board of directors of the Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) visited the SABIC Center for Research and Innovation (CRI) at the King Abdullah University for Science and Technology (KAUST) in Thuwal on May 13, and King Abdullah Economic City on ...
SABIC keen on joint efforts to promote innovation
(Arab News - 16/05/2013)
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation’s (SABIC) continues to explore collaboration opportunities with national entities to support the Kingdom’s sustainable development, says a top official. His remarks came as the board of directors of the Saudi Basic ...
Sipchem announces start-up of ethyl acetate plant
(Arab News - 12/05/2013)
Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) announced the start-up of ethyl acetate (EA) & butyl acetate (BA) plant owned by Sipchem Chemicals Company (fully owned by Sipchem) at its complex in Jubail Industrial City on Friday. Commenting on the ...
DFM Index Sustains Upward March in the Early Trade
(Gulfbase.com - 09/05/2013)
The DFM General Index sustained it upward march to reach at 2,173.04 levels during the first couples of hours trading on Thursday 9th May 2013, adding 10.49 points or 0.49 percent. Services and Transportation sectors appeared at top during this time ...
ADX Index Keeps Upward Travel
(Gulfbase.com - 09/05/2013)
The ADX General Index stepped up to reach at 3,364.06 levels during the first couples of hours trading on Thursday 9th May 2013. The index added 20.24 points or 0.61 percent. Telecommunication sector was the key gainer, showing a growth of 1.70 percent. ...
Kuwait’s PIC pays $2.2b for scrapping joint venture
(AFP - 09/05/2013)
Kuwait’s state-owned Petrochemical Industries Co. (PIC) said it has reached a final settlement with US giant Dow Chemical to pay around $2.2 billion (1.7 billion euros) as a penalty for scrapping a joint venture. PIC said in a statement, which was cited ...
Ma'aden sponsors Saudi international SMEs forum
(CPI Financial - 09/05/2013)
The Saudi Arabian Mining Company Ma'aden will participate as Diamond Sponsor in the activities of the Saudi International SME Forum, which will be held in Riyadh on 28-29 May, 2013, under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Finance, Dr. ...
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