|Dec 14 2013||Abu Dhabi energy firm to cut workforce by 16% ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Abu Dhabi National Energy Co, or TAQA is planning to reduce its staff in Abu Dhabi office by 16 percent in a cost-cutting drive, it said in a statement.
As part of the ...|
|Dec 14 2013||Saudi inflation edges up to 3.1% ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Saudi Arabia's inflation in November edged up to 3.1 percent year-on-year mainly because of higher food and housing costs, according to a report.
The prices of food and ...|
|Dec 14 2013||Saudi Smart city initiatives gaining ground ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Saudi IT market is unique in terms of technology adoption and investment, according to a report released here in Riyadh on Tuesday.
"The Saudi market is unique in terms of ...|
|Dec 14 2013||28 new industrial cities to open in KSA by end-2014 ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The silver jubilee edition of International Trade Exhibition will open on Sunday at Jeddah Center for Forums and Events.
The event, supported by the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce ...|
|Dec 14 2013||Yokogawa wins control system order for Saudi desal facility ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Yokogawa Middle East & Africa has received an order from Petroleum, Chemicals & Mining Company Limited (PCMC) to supply the control system for the SWRO-4 desalination plant, ...|
|Dec 14 2013||KSA-Egypt power grid tenders set for 2014 ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Tenders for a $1.6 billion power grid that will enable Egypt and Saudi Arabia to share electricity will be launched early next year and construction will start in 2015, Egypt's ...|
|Dec 14 2013||GCC energy subsidies: Lowest tariffs lead to highest ranks in CO2 emissions ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Subsidies in the GCC put an increasing burden on government budgets; however, approximately 70 percent of consumers feel that governments can clearly afford to subsidize prices ...|
|Dec 14 2013||GPCA urges Gulf petrochemical producers to conserve water or face strict regulations ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) With water consumption by the GCC petrochemicals industry reaching 1.16 trillion cubic meters in 2012, petrochemical producers must conserve water in their manufacturing ...|
|Dec 14 2013||Saudi Kingdom, UAE capture 46% of FDIs in Arab states ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Saudi Arabia and the UAE captured 46 percent of the foreign direct investments (FDIs) flowing into the Arab countries in 2012, an Arab investment forum was told in ...|
|Dec 14 2013||Etihad Cargo registers freight record in Nov. ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Etihad Cargo posted its highest record for the amount of freight carried on its network, Arabian Business reported.
Etihad Cargo moved 49,700 tons of cargo last month, which is the ...|
|Dec 14 2013||Egypt, KSA plan to build shared power grid ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) A USD1.6 billion power grid to enable Egypt and Saudi Arabia to share electricity is being planned, Arabian Business reported.
Egypt's electricity and energy ministry said that tenders ...|
|Dec 14 2013||Abu Dhabi ship builder signs USD236m deal for 2 combat ships ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB) announced the signing of a USD236 million deal with the UAE Armed Forces to build two combat ships, Arabian Business reported.
The two ships to be built by ...|
|Dec 14 2013||eMart's first online auction brings USD20m in sales ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Dubai"s eMart"s first online property auction brought USD20.2 million worth of sales, Arabian Business reported.
A statement said that the properties offered at the auction were 11 ...|
|Dec 13 2013||ME airlines to post USD1.6b profits in 2013 ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Airlines from the Middle East are expected to make a net profit of USD1.6 billion this year,and USD2.4 billion next year, Arabian Business reported.
The International Air Transport ...|
|Dec 13 2013||Qatar's energy sector is main contributor to GDP ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The Qatari energy sector in the past year witnessed many achievements, allowing the hydrocarbon industries' contribution to the country's gross domestic product (GDP) to remain in the range ...|
|Dec 13 2013||Qatar Shell inks deals with 3 local providers ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Qatar Shell inked a deal to add three more local companies to its supply chain for Qatar Shell and their partner Qatar Petroleum at the Pearl Gas to Liquids (GTL) plant, The Peninsula ...|
|Dec 13 2013||Dubai's Kaloti to build USD60m gold refinery ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Dubai's Kaloti Jewellery Group said that it hired a contractor to construct a precious metals refinery, Arabian Business reported.
United Engineering Construction (UNEC) has been hired to ...|
|Dec 12 2013||Exxon offers gasoil contract from Saudi Arabia ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Exxon Mobil Corp. made an offer for gasoil cargoes through a rare term tender from its joint-venture refinery in Saudi Arabia, Arab News reported.
Exxon Mobil offered up to 6 million ...|
|Dec 12 2013||Construction projects worth USD159b in KSA ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The construction sector in Saudi Arabia is a key component of the country's economy development as projects worth a total of USD159 billion are underway or in the planning, Arab News ...|
|Dec 12 2013||Poland eyes investments from Qatar ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Qatar and Poland looked at opportunities to sustain cooperation in and improve trade ties between the two, The Peninsula reported.
Polish President met officials from Qatar Chamber and ...|