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Gazprom Neft eyes cooperation with Aramco in hard-to-recover oil
(Reuters - 19/10/2017)

Russia’s Gazprom Neft will work with the world’s largest oil producer Saudi Aramco in hard-to-recover oil production and on a technology known as hydraulic fracturing, Gazprom Neft chief Alexander Dyukov said on Wednesday. Earlier this month, both

Aramco participates as a diamond sponsor in the 5th Water Arabia
(WebWire - 19/10/2017)

Saudi Aramco participated as the diamond sponsor in the 5th Water Arabia Conference and Exhibition under the theme “Sustaining water resources through innovative and reliable water and wastewater treatment technologies.” At the conference’s opening

Aramco professionals honored with SPE International Awards
(Press Release - 18/10/2017)

For more than 90 years, the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has created a platform for sharing technical ideas in oil and gas exploration and production, and serving as a place for industry to debut its latest technologies. This year’s Annual

$1tn Norway fund raps FCA over Aramco
(Financial News - 18/10/2017)

The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund has criticised the UK financial regulator over its controversial efforts to tempt Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company to London. Norges Bank Investment Management, which runs Norway’s $1tn oil fund, has

FIPCO announces agreements with major contractors
(Tadawul - 18/10/2017)

Further to FIPCO announcement published on Tadawul website on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, which relates to signing of an agreement to take part in a project of producing a new product of the manufacturing (transforming) industries, FIPCO is pleased to

Saudi Aramco Asks FTI Consulting to Halt IPO Investor Relations Work
(Reuters - 17/10/2017)

State-owned Saudi Aramco has asked FTI Consulting to suspend its investor relations advisory work related to the oil company's planned initial public offering, people familiar with the matter told Reuters. Aramco brought in Brunswick to advice on media

China offers to buy 5 percent of Saudi Aramco directly - sources
(Reuters - 16/10/2017)

China is offering to buy up to 5 percent of Saudi Aramco directly, sources said, a move that could give Saudi Arabia the flexibility to consider various options for its plan to float the world’s biggest oil producer on the stock market. Chinese

Saudi Aramco Needs Private Money
(Bloomberg - 16/10/2017)

Saudi Arabia is considering a staggered process for the colossal initial public offering of its state oil company, according to an FT report. That could potentially involve a local IPO of Saudi Aramco in Riyadh alongside a private placement to

Saudi Aramco said its flotation remains on track for 2018
(BBC - 15/10/2017)

Saudi Aramco has insisted that its plans for what is likely to be the world's biggest stock market listing remain on track. There are reports Aramco might shelve the initial public offering (IPO) in favour of private share placings. But the state-owned

Saudi Aramco denies it is planning to shelve $2 trillion listing
(AFP - 15/10/2017)

Saudi Aramco has dismissed reports that it is considering shelving plans for the world’s biggest ever flotation, with the state-owned oil company saying the $2tn (£1.5tn) listing was on track for next year. Amid concerns about the feasibility of such a

Saudi may delay foreign part of Aramco IPO in setback to reform plan
(Gulf Times - 15/10/2017)

Saudi Arabia is considering delaying the international portion of the giant initial public offering of its state oil company until at least 2019, according to people familiar with the situation, who said a domestic share sale in Riyadh could still happen

Saudi Aramco considering ‘range of options’ for share sale
(Arab News - 15/10/2017)

Saudi Aramco is considering a “range of options” for a listing on stock markets but has not ruled out the possibility of a private sale of shares to global institutions and sovereign wealth funds, it has emerged. One potential alternative to an immediate

Saudi Aramco in Stake Sale Talks With Chinese Investor-Sources
(Reuters - 14/10/2017)

Saudi Aramco is considering the sale of a stake to a Chinese investor as plans for its highly-anticipated international public offering are pushed beyond its 2018 target, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday. The initial public offering is

Gas turbine facility inaugurated under Saudi Aramco-Mitsubishi
(Press Release - 13/10/2017)

Al Qahtani was speaking at the inauguration ceremony for Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.’s new facility in Dammam on 12 October 2017. The event was held under the patronage of HRH Prince Ahmed bin Fahd bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Vice

Aramco deepens Asian partnerships
(Your Oil And Gas News - 12/10/2017)

Saudi Aramco extended its downstream involvement in Malaysia in early October through the acquisition of a stake in one of the planned projects on the southern Jurong Peninsula. The development is led by a unit of the local NOC Petronas at its new

Saudi Aramco float: It is time for regulator to roll up the red carpet
(Evening Standard - 12/10/2017)

For the world’s stock exchanges and listing authorities currently falling over themselves to court Saudi Aramco, the answer appears to be the same, wherever it likes. In the case of the United Kingdom, the Financial Conduct Authority, in its guise as the

SABIC show case sustainable Agri-Nutrient Products at exhibation
(Press Release - 12/10/2017)

SABIC took part in the 36th International Trade Exhibition for Agriculture, Water and Agro-Industry in Riyadh from October 8 to 11, showcasing its range of innovative, environment friendly agri-nutrient products that help improve yields and create

SEG participation signals Aramco's geophysical excellence
(Press Release - 12/10/2017)

The world needs a healthy geophysical industry. Connecting applied geophysics to the business is more important than ever as operators look to lower costs and identify economically viable exploration and production opportunities. That was the message

Alba launches new safety campaign
(Trade Arabia - 12/10/2017)

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, has launched its new safety campaign ‘Safety in all Seasons’, today (October 11) at the Oasis Hall, Alba. The opening was attended by Alba’s executive management, directors,

SABIC turns to Yokogawa TDLS analyzers to enhance safety function
(Automation.com - 11/10/2017)

SABIC is a global manufacturer of polymer resins, film and sheet products, special additives, and chemical intermediates. With plants in 35 countries, the company has an enormous variety of processes and plant designs to make its range of products. With

New Hawk Jets Platforms Manufactured by Saudi Arabia
(Asharq Al-Awsat - 11/10/2017)

Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) announced on Monday that it finished the manufacturing of 18 platforms for Hawk jets, alongside its ground equipment. The manufacturing was carried out by the Riyadh-based Sipchem subsidiary, the Saudi

Maaden invites shareholder to attend General Assembly Meeting
(Maade - 10/10/2017)

The Board of Directors of Maaden is pleased to invite its shareholders to attend the 10th General Assembly Meeting to be held at the Company Headquarter in Riyadh, Abu Baker Al Sadeeq Road, south of the North Ring Road (https://goo.gl/maps/QJudoHFRWZ42)

Gazprom, Saudi Aramco sign MoU in the gas sector
(New Europe - 10/10/2017)

Russian gas giant and Saudi Aramco have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for international cooperation in the gas sector. Viktor Zubkov, Chairman of the Gazprom Board of Directors, and Amin H. Nasser, President and CEO of Saudi Arabian Oil Company,

Alba posts solid Q3 sales, production growth
(Trade Arabia - 10/10/2017)

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), one of the world's largest smelters, managed to remain on course in the third quarter of 2017 with its sales and production volumes topping 247,540 metric tonnes (mt) and 253,475 mt, respectively. For the nine months of 2017,

Saudi Aramco plans ‘mega investment’ India, the world’s top oil cons
(Gulfnews - 10/10/2017)

Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil giant has “mega investment” plans for the world’s fastest growing oil market, according to Saudi Arabian Oil Company’s chief executive officer. The company, popularly known as Saudi Aramco, plans to create a fully