SAUDI ARABIAN OIL COMPANY: Saudi Aramco and NOV sign Joint Venture Agreement to provide high-specification drilling rigs, advanced drilling equipment and aftermarket facility

Saudi Aramco signed a shareholder agreement with National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) to form a joint venture partnership to establish an integrated world-class on-shore rig and equipment manufacturing and aftermarket facility in Ras Al-Khair in Saudi Arabia. Read More »

GOVERNMENT OF QATAR: Registration in Government Scholarship Program Starts Today

Registration will start today in the Government Scholarship Program for the academic year 2018-2019, and the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) has affirmed that the launch of the program, which comes in coordination with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MOEHE), comes in line with the development Qatar has witnessed in education. Read More »

SAUDI ARABIAN OIL COMPANY: Saudi Aramco Signs Framework Agreement with ADNOC and MoU with Indian Consortium RRPCL to Jointly Pursue Ratnagiri Mega Refinery and Petrochemicals Complex on India’s West Coast

Saudi Aramco and the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced today that they have signed a Framework Agreement to jointly develop the Ratnagiri Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (RRPCL), a 1.2 million barrels per day integrated mega refinery and petrochemicals complex at Ratnagiri, 215 miles south of Mumbai in Maharashtra, India. Read More »

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF SHARJAH: AUS fights back on climate change

Following two years of research and development collaboration, American University of Sharjah (AUS) and Dubai Carbon signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to embark on a collaborative programme, working across water balance studies for irrigation and peer reviewed research on water, soil and weather, with Dubai Carbon staff also joining the Industrial Engineering (INE) and Engineering Systems Management (ESM) industry advisory board at AUS. Read More »