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Alba wins shareholder approval for Line 6

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has received shareholder approval for its Line 6 expansion project which will cost $3.5 billion and make it the world’s largest single site smelter. Line 6 is expected to begin production in early 2019 and will boost annual production capacity by 514,000 tonnes, taking the total to approximately 1.45 million tonnes. It is...

Asry deal to build landing craft

Asry, the leading ship and rig repair yard in the Arabian Gulf, has signed an agreement with the Bah ...

The emirate is a leading hub for the auto parts trade

Dubai generated trade worth Dh44.37 billion ($12 billion) in 2014 with Japan as the top source of im ...

Topaz mulls South America expansion

Topaz Energy and Marine is eyeing expansion into South America in the next two years as the Dubai-ba ...

Qatar mining funding under review

An investment review at Qatar’s wealth fund could lead to a cut in money allocated to the mini ...





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