• Siemens wins first N American gas processing plant deal

    Siemens said it has won a major contract from top North American group Encana to provide one feed and sales gas train and a refrigeration compression train for its pipestone processing facility in Alberta, Canada.

  • Asry appoints new chief financial officer

    Arabian Gulf’s leading maritime repair and fabrication facility Asry has appointed Sahar Ataei as the new chief financial officer of the shipyard. In her new role, she will oversee the human resources, financial and IT divisions.

  • EDB attracts direct investments worth $830m in 2018

    Direct investments attracted by the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) has reached a new high of approximately $830 million in 2018, an increase of 13.2 per cent on 2017’s record-breaking achievements.

  • Saudi Arabia to provide fresh maritime investment opportunities

    Saudi Arabia’s maritime and logistics sector is set to provide a host of fresh investment opportunities that will enable the kingdom’s integration into the regional and global economies at the 2nd Saudi Maritime Congress, in March, in Riyadh.

  • Agility to manage Carbon Holdings’ facilities in Egypt

    Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to manage logistics at Carbon Holdings’ industrial facilities in Egypt, including construction of the new Tahrir Petrochemicals Complex (TPC).

  • Saudi defence sector 'to contribute $61bn to GDP'

    The Saudi defence sector is expected to contribute SR231.27 billion ($61.6 billion) to the kingdom’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2020, revealed a new report by the US-Saudi Arabian Business Council.

  • Work starts on $614m tyre plant in Abu Dhabi

    Senior industry figures from China and the UAE celebrated the groundbreaking of the Roadbot Tire Project Kizad (Roadbot) today, marking the development of the first tyre manufacturing plant in the UAE.

  • Mammoet, Astro Offshore form partnership for ME projects

    Netherlands-based Mammoet, a global service provider specialising in engineered heavy lifting and transport, has formed a strategic partnership with marine equipment owner Astro Offshore to work on projects in the Middle East.

  • Alba closes loan facility for Line 6 expansion

    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) said it has closed the final instalment of the second tranche with respect to the financing of Line 6 Expansion Project, comprising $136 million and €90 million ($102.2 million) from Export Credit Agency-supported facilities.

  • Tenmou announces partial exit from mobile app ‘Eat’

    Tenmou, Bahrain’s first Business Angels company, recently announced its partial exit from the mobile application “Eat”, earning a 20 X return on its initial investment following the application’s successful launch.

  • Otokar showcases latest technologies at Côte d'Ivoire expo

    Otokar, a leading supplier of the Turkish military and security forces for tactical vehicles, is showcasing its latest technologies at Shield Africa, International Security & Defence exhibition, being held in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

  • IIoT boosts RFID technology in manufacturing, says report

    The growth of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and cloud have given a huge boost to the adoption of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology in Manufacturing 4.0, according to a recent report from Frost & Sullivan.

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