Regional News
January 2019

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), the Bahrain-based international aluminium smelter, has started operations of Casthouse 4, the biggest furnace in its history, with the First Cold Charge of Furnace 3.






January 2019

Saudi Aramco announced on Wednesday that it is establishing a fuel retailing subsidiary. The new company,  Saudi Aramco Retail Company (RetailCo), will focus on expanding the network of domestic fuel retail stations in the kingdom.






January 2019

Oman-based SV Pittie Sohar Textiles, a part of ShriVallabh Pittie Group – a global leader and one of the largest cotton yarn manufacturers in India, said it has launched a textile cluster with a cotton yarn production unit in Sohar, Oman.






January 2019

Sabic, the world’s third largest diversified Petrochemicals Company, announced that it is taking steps to establish strategic alliances with six multinational suppliers: German conglomerate Siemens; Swiss technology firm ABB; US-Japanese manufacturer Elliott Group; and two Japan-based engineering companies, Yokogawa, Mitsubishi and US manufac






January 2019

Industrial inputs imported to Abu Dhabi will be immediately exempted from customs duties effective January 15, a media report said.






January 2019

DuPont Water Solutions, a part of the DuPont Safety and Construction business, recently opened its new reverse osmosis (RO) production line in Saudi Arabia.






January 2019

Al Salem Johnson Controls (ASJC), a leading provider of integrated heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) solutions and equipment, said it has reached an agreement with Al Watania Poultry Company for the establishment of two industrial cooling plants at its facility in the Al Qassim area of the kingdom.






Tags