• SAMI acquires 100pc stake in Advanced Electronics Co

    Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) has signed a term sheet agreement to acquire 100 per cent ownership in Advanced Electronics Company (AEC), an offset programme company.

  • S-Oil inaugurates $4.2bn expansion project

    South Korea's S-Oil, in which Saudi Aramco is the major shareholder, has opened its new $4.2 billion Residue Upgrading Complex and Olefin Downstream Complex.

  • ARA Petroleum, Oman Oasis win awards

    ARA Petroleum, a member of the oil and gas industry in Oman, and Oman Oasis, a leading drinking water manufacturer, recently won SAP Mena Quality Awards for being digital leaders in the sultanate.

  • Hensoldt showcases latest sensor tech

    Hensoldt, a leading Germany-based independent sensor house, is showcasing the latest developments in sensor technology at the ongoing International Radar Symposium in Ulm, Germany.

  • $46m solar project set up in Vietnam with Oman’s support

    The Vietnam-Oman Investment Fund (VOI) has backed the construction of a solar power project in the Vietnamese province of Long An, said a report.

  • Saudi Aramco, Hyundai Heavy to set up manufacturing plant

    State oil giant Saudi Aramco has signed an agreement with Hyundai Heavy Industries and industrial investments group Dussur to jointly set up a company that will manufacture top class engines and also provide after-sales service in the kingdom.

  • Alba wins RoSPA’s Gold Medal award

    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) was recently honoured with the Gold Medal Award 2019 by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) in recognition of its outstanding practices to ensure a safe and healthy work environment.

  • ABCC to help develop trade ties between Brazil, Egypt

    The Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) discussed different ways of boosting trade cooperation between Egypt and Brazil during its participation in the recent Economic Forum Brazil- Egypt, which was held in Cairo, Egypt.

  • Dubai Silk Road to drive 'industrial space demand'

    Dubai government's visionary Silk Road strategy along with an increasing prevalence of firms from e-commerce, manufacturing and third-party logistics sector is likely to drive demand for the city's warehousing and industrial space, said a report.

  • Tenaris rebrands Saudi Steel Pipe

    Tenaris, a leading supplier of tubes and related services for the energy industry and other industrial applications, has announced that it will rebrand Saudi Steel Pipes (SSP), a welded pipe producer in Saudi Arabia, to TenarisSaudiSteelPipes.

  • MaK offers eco-friendly maritime propulsion system

    MaK Middle East has announced the next level of MaK branded eco-friendly and fuel efficient maritime propulsion system with its industry-leading LNG engines.

  • Schneider Electric chief wins Glassdoor Top CEO award

    Schneider Electric, a leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, said that its chief executive officer, Jean-Pascal Tricoire, was recognised with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award honouring the Top CEOs in 2019.

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