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Alba reports profit surge

ALUMINIUM Bahrain (Alba) reported a big surge in profits on the back of higher premiums, higher sales volumes and strong operational performance despite lower London Metal Exchange (LME) prices. The company posted a net income of BD66.1 million ($175.8 million) for the first nine months of 2013, up 50 per cent from BD43.9 million for the same period in...

Alba official is CIO of the year

ALUMINIUM Bahrain (Alba)’s information technology department continues to win accolades. Depar ...

AkzoNobel buys into Sadolin Oman

AKZONOBEL has acquired a 50 per cent stake and management control in prominent manufacturer Sadolin ...

Truck plant coming up at KAEC

A PLANT to assemble Volvo and Reno trucks will be set up at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC)&rsquo ...

Kuwait firm’s profit up 131pc

UNITED Industries Company (UIC), a member of the Kuwait Projects Company (Kipco) Group, has register ...





Gulf Industry Fair approaching

ORGANISERS of Gulf Industry Fair 2014, scheduled to take place in Bahrain in February, are confident the Northern Gulf’s premier B2B exhibition will equal or surpass the success of the 2013 show considering that demand from local, regional and international exhibitors is brisk. The forthcoming event bids fair to match or overtake the floor space of...

iTECH gets partnership support

iTECH Gulf Forum 2014, billed as the kingdom’s premier international forum and exhibition for ...

Alba takes part in key events

ALBA was actively involved in events in recent weeks that discussed vital aluminium issues and inves ...

Al Mady: innovation central to prosperity

SABIC vice chairman and CEO Mohamed Al Mady has stressed that innovation is central to achieving eco ...

Saudi Build drew many exhibitors, visitors

SAUDI Build 2013, the 25th International Construction Technology and Building Materials Exhibition o ...





Diary

Gulf Industry Magazine updates you with the latest calendar of events from the Middle East.   IMTEX OMAN December 2-4 Building on the momentum from its successful 2012 edition for the machinery, tools and equipment industry, Imtex Oman 2013 will be once again serving the business community. It is reinforcing itself as a pivotal intermediary for...

In brief

DECEMBER 2013 8-10: Cityscape Riyadh, Riyadh International Exhibition Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. ...





Statistics

Gulf Industry Magazine helps you catch up with the numbers behind economic and industrial developments in the region.   The top Mena cleantech markets SAUDI Arabia and the UAE topped the list of the most attractive markets in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) for Cleantech, a report said, adding that Qatar, Jordan, Morocco and Egypt also...





Tenders

Gulf Industry Magazine brings you the latest tenders available in the Gulf region.   BAHRAIN Tender No BAC/82/2013. Design and implement a containerised data centre for the airport operations systems at BIA. • Bid bond is BD5,000. • Documents can be obtained from the Bahrain Airport Company, tel: 17566617, e-mail:...





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