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June 12, 2013
Qatar Petroleum (QP; Doha) and Qatar Petrochemical Co. (Qapco), joint venture partners in a major petrochemical project planned at Ras Laffan, Qatar, have selected technologies for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Qatar-selects-Univation-and-Dow-technologies-for-Al-Sejeel-project_52775.html
June 11, 2013
The key theme for Borealis, Borouge, and Nova Chemicals at the K 2013 plastics and rubber trade fair at Düsseldorf later this year will be Open your mind, Borealis said at a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Borealis-Borouge-and-Nova-outline-plans-at-pre-K-event_52712.html
June 11, 2013
Saudi International Petrochemical Co.’s (Sipchem; Al Khubar) affiliate International Polymers Co. (IPC) has signed a financing agreement for 704 million Saudi riyals ($188...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sipchem-signs-loan-agreement-for-EVA-LDPE-project_52750.html
June 10, 2013
Qatar Petrochemical Co. (Qapco; Doha) has secured a 1.1-billion Qatari riyal ($302.1 million) loan from Barwa Bank (Doha)—among the fastest-growing banks in Qatar—at very...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Qapco-secures-loan-for-expansion-projects_52722.html
June 10, 2013
Sasol (Johannesburg) in its trading update on Friday said that it had signed a memorandum of understanding with an undisclosed party to sell its share in Arya Sasol Polymer Co. (ASPC)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sasol-signs-MOU-to-sell-Iranian-asset-outlines-configuration-of-US-petchem-complex_52717.html
June 4, 2013
Bechtel Overseas has been appointed as project management consultant (PMC) on Qatar’s megapetrochemical complex planned at Ras Laffan. The previously announced project is being...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Bechtel-appointed-PMC-on-Qatar-petrochemical-project_52516.html
June 4, 2013
Sahara Petrochemicals Co. (Riyadh) and Saudi International Petrochemical Co. (Sipchem; Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia), two major petrochemical companies listed on the Saudi Stock Exchange...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sahara-Petrochemical-and-Sipchem-plan-merger_52556.html
June 3, 2013
Iran’s deputy oil minister and managing director of the National Petrochemical Co. (Tehran), Abdolhossein Bayat, has hit back at US government sanctions against the petrochemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Iran-hits-back-at-petchems-sanctions-saying-they-have-not-worked_52495.html
June 1, 2013
The US government on Friday imposed sanctions for the first time on Iran’s petrochemical industry as part of its ongoing efforts to intensify pressure on the Iranian economy. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/US-government-imposes-sanctions-on-Irans-petrochemical-sector_52493.html
May 31, 2013
Brenntag says it will establish a legal entity including warehouse facilities at Accra, Ghana. The office will be the centre for Brenntag in West Africa and will strengthen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Brenntag-opens-office-in-Ghana_52454.html
May 29, 2013
Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Co. (Orpic; Muscat), plans to invest $3.6 billion to develop a petrochemicals complex near the Ṣuḥār, Oman, refinery, which will provide raw...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Oman-details-$3-6-billion-investment-in-petchems-at-ur_52355.html
May 28, 2013
Sonatrach (Algiers) and OCI (Cairo), joint owners of Sorfert Algérie, a major fertilizer complex recently completed at Arzew, Algeria, say they have reached an agreement on the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/algeria/Sonatrach-and-OCI-reach-commercial-agreement-on-Sorfert-Algerie_52321.html
May 28, 2013
Technip says it has been awarded a contract comprising technology, engineering services, and the supply of core equipment for the Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Co.’s (Takreer) new coke...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/uae/Technip-awarded-contract-for-calcination-unit-for-coker-project-in-Abu-Dhabi_52312.html
May 28, 2013
Asaad Al Saad new managing director of PIC. Kuwaiti oil minister Hani Hussein resigned on Sunday over the $2.2 billion penalty payment to Dow Chemical earlier this month. He stepped...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Kuwaiti-oil-minister-resigns-following-K-Dow-payment-Maha-Mulla-Hussain-replaced-at-PIC_52310.html
May 25, 2013
Striking workers at a chrome ore mine in Rustenburg, South Africa, owned by Lanxess, have agreed to end a strike and to return to work on Monday, following a deal with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Workers-end-strike-at-Lanxesss-chrome-mine-in-South-Africa_52302.html
May 24, 2013
Dow Chemical today announced plans to use up to $2 billion of its $2.2 billion payout from Petrochemical Industries of Kuwait (PIC) over the K-Dow joint venture termination to pay down...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Dow-to-use-K-Dow-award-for-debt-repayment_52292.html
May 23, 2013
Sabic has opened its first engineering plastics compounding facility as well as a new polypropylene (PP) compounding plant, at its manufacturing affiliate, Saudi Specialty Chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Report-Sabic-opens-compounding-facilities-at-Al-Jubail_52258.html
May 23, 2013
Polystyrene (PS) demand is expected to be lower worldwide this year compared with last year, according to the latest IHS Chemical Market Advisory Service: Global Plastics &...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Global-PS-demand-expected-to-be-lower-in-2013-because-of-high-feedstock-costs-product-substitution_52256.html
May 23, 2013
Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Co. (Orpic; Muscat) plans to build an olefins complex and a polyethylene plant at the port of Suhār, Oman, at a cost of about $3 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Oman-plans-cracker-and-polyethylene-plant-at-Suhr_51674.html
May 23, 2013
Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Co. (Muntajat; Doha) will, by mid-2013, take over the marketing and distribution of all chemicals and petrochemicals produced in Qatar....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Muntajat-a-new-gateway-to-Qatars-chemicals-Output-will-more-than-double-by-2020_51686.html
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