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Nama Group launches second ‘Wiyakum’ project
(Oman Daily Observer - 18/02/2016)

Nama Group signed an agreement with Oman Network of Volunteers “Taawon” to launch the second “Wiyakum” project as part of the Group’s sustainability programme. The RO 80,000 agreement was signed at Nama Holding; previously known as Electricity Holding

Alba names new acting director
(Gulf Daily News - 16/02/2016)

Alba, the Bahrain-based leading international aluminium smelter, yesterday announced the appointment of Dr Elham Al Eid as the company’s new acting director of administration. In her new role, Dr Elham will oversee the departments of human resources,

Sipchem pays $100m to raise stakes in 2 units
(Arab News - 09/02/2016)

Saudi International Petrochemical Co. (Sipchem) said it has paid 375.3 million riyals ($100.1 million) to raise its stake in two subsidiaries. The firm will buy stakes owned by Kuwait’s Ikarus Petroleum Industries in International Acetyl Company and

Alba appoints four Bahrainis as managers
(Gulf Daily News - 08/02/2016)

Four Bahrainis have taken up managerial positions in key departments at the aluminium smelter, Alba announced yesterday. The new appointees are: Nezar Hameed Ali as manager of operation support services; Hussain Al Malali as manager of customer technical

MPHC records QR1.1bn net profit in 2015
(The Peninsula - 08/02/2016)

Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding Company (MPHC), a subsidiary of Qatar Petroleum and one of the region’s premier diversified petrochemical conglomerates, recorded a net profit of QR1.1bn for the full year ended December 2015. Total income reported for the

Ma’aden wins Transparency Award 2015
(Saudi Gazette - 08/02/2016)

The Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden) has recently added to its growing list of local and international awards by winning the 2015 Saafa Transparency Award. The Saudi Saafa Foundation for Transparency and Integrity announced that Ma’aden won the

Alba achieves new training milestone
(Gulf Daily News - 01/02/2016)

Leading aluminium smelter Alba has announced it achieved five per cent of total man hours as training hours last year, well above the industry benchmark. The company said it has achieved the level for the last three years in a row. To mark the