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December 18, 2013
Sahara Petrochemicals Co. has announced that its subsidiary Al Waha Petrochemicals will undergo a 15-day scheduled maintenance on its plants starting 24 December. Al Waha, in which...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Al-Waha-Petrochemicals-to-undergo-15-day-maintenance_57480.html
December 18, 2013
SK Engineering & Construction on Tuesday signed a $3.6 -on contract in Seoul to build a previously announced petrochemical complex at Ain Sokhna, Egypt. The project is being set up...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/egypt/SK-signs-contract-to-build-petchems-complex-in-Egypt_57477.html
December 16, 2013
Petro Rabigh (Rabigh; Saudi Arabia) and its parents, Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, have agreed a number of measures aimed at boosting Petro Rabigh’s financial performance...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Petro-Rabigh-to-boost-revenues-with-new-feedstock-and-marketing-deal_57407.html
December 16, 2013
Qatar Petrochemical Co. (Qapco; Doha), an 80-20 joint venture between Industries Qatar and Total, is planning to expand capacity of its Mesaieed, Qatar–based cracker complex by...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/qatar/Qapco-plans-to-expand-Mesaieed-operations_57413.html
December 16, 2013
The government of Oman and BP today signed a gas sales agreement and an amended production sharing agreement for the development of the Khazzan field, with BP as the operator. The full...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/BP-and-Oman-sign-major-gas-and-acetic-acid-investment-deal_57412.html
December 13, 2013
Tecnimont (Milan) has won the front-end engineering design (FEED) contract for the $5.5 billion Al Sejeel petrochemical complex at Ras Laffan. Al Sejeel, which in Arabic means hard...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Qatar-awards-FEED-contract-for-Al-Sejeel-to-Tecnimont_57392.html
December 12, 2013
Arkema plans to sell its two South African coatings businesses, Arkema Resins and Harveys Composites, to Ferro Industrial Products (Brakpan, South Africa). “Through this divestment, Arkema will dispose of non-strategic activities -- such as resins for composite materials -- which represent few synergies with the remainder of its coating activities,” the company says in a statement....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Arkema-to-divest-South-Africa-coatings-businesses_57328.html
December 11, 2013
Qatar Petroleum (QP; Doha) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Zeon Corp. (Tokyo) and Mitsui & Co. for the development of an integrated world-scale butadiene...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Qatar-Petroleum-signs-agreement-for-Ras-Laffan-butadiene-elastomer-project_57269.html
December 11, 2013
Air Products says it has signed a joint venture agreement with Takamul Investment (Musqat, Oman), a subsidiary of Oman Oil Co. (Musqat), to establish an integrated industrial gases...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Air-Products-and-Takamul-form-industrial-gases-JV-in-Oman_57261.html
December 11, 2013
Cytec says that it has entered into a strategic collaboration agreement with Mubadala Development (Abu Dhabi, UAE), an investment and development company. Mubadala, which is owned by...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Cytec-and-Mubadala-evaluate-prepreg-manufacturing-in-UAE_57259.html
December 10, 2013
Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) has agreed to freeze its plans to lay off employees, according to a Globes reports published today. ICL has agreed to intensive talks with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Report-Israel-Chemicals-freezes-layoff-plans_57247.html
December 10, 2013
Uhde Inventa-Fischer announced today that it has commissioned a polycondensation plant for the production of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle resin and packaging...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Octal-Petrochemicals-commissions-large-PET-resins-plant-in-Oman_57233.html
December 10, 2013
Chiyoda said today that its subsidiary in Qatar, Chiyoda Almana Engineering, has been awarded an engineering, procurement, and construction contract by RasGas. The scope of the project...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Chiyoda-awarded-EPC-contract-by-RasGas-in-Qatar_57227.html
December 9, 2013
Oman Oil Co. (OOC; Muscat), which is owned by the government of Oman, says it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Oxea (Oberhausen, Germany) from private equity...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/oman/Oman-Oil-completes-acquisition-of-Oxea_57191.html
December 6, 2013
Sonatrach (Oran, Algeria), an Algerian-government owned hydrocarbon and oil company, announced today that it is nearing completion of its new para-xylene (p-xylene) crystallization...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/algeria/Algerian-oil-company-builds-p-xylene-plant_57185.html
December 4, 2013
Sahara Petrochemical Co. and Saudi International Petrochemical Co. (Sipchem) announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to begin "confirmatory due...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sahara-Petrochemical-and-Sipchem-sign-MOU-for-proposed-merger_57093.html
November 29, 2013
BASF and the Petroleum Institute (Abu Dhabi) have signed an agreement and entered into a research collaboration to develop new processes for removing aggressive sulfur compounds from...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/BASF-and-Abu-Dhabi-Petroleum-Institute-cooperate-on-gas-treatment-research_57006.html
November 28, 2013
Saudi Arabian Mining Co. (Ma’aden) has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract to Intecsa Industrial (Madrid) to build a fertilizer plant. Value of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Intecsa-Industrial-awarded-large-fertilizer-contract-in-Saudi-Arabia_57002.html
November 28, 2013
BASF and other chemical industry companies have partnered with the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA; Brussels), and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/BASF-partners-with-ICCA-and-UNEP-in-project-to-improve-chemical-transportation-in-Africa_56994.html
November 26, 2013
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) is looking to strengthen its presence in the prescription pharmaceuticals market in the United States and is open to more collaborations and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Merck-KGaA-eyes-pharma-acquisitions-in-the-US-strengthens-ties-with-Israeli-firms_56959.html
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