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December 3, 2015
GS Engineering & Construction (Seoul) on Thursday announced that it has been awarded a lump sum turnkey contract worth 758.8 billion South Korean won ($651 million) to build a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/GS-E-and-C-wins-large-LNG-terminal-contract-in-Bahrain_75563.html
December 1, 2015
Petro Rabigh, a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, said on Tuesday that following an extensive maintenance at its facilities at Rabigh, Saudi Arabia, which...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Petro-Rabigh-restarts-complex-HOFCC-needs-more-attention_75510.html
November 30, 2015
Yara (Oslo) said on Monday that a subsidiary of Liberty Mutual Insurance (Boston) has acquired 25% of the shares in Yara Dallol for $51.25 million. Yara's share of the proceeds is...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Yara-brings-in-new-partner-into-potash-project-in-Ethiopia_75484.html
December 2, 2015
Elemental Minerals (Perth, Australia) announced on Thursday that it has received a non-binding equity investment proposal from Summit Private Equity of at least US$40 million, at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Elemental-Minerals-receives-investment-proposal-for-potash-project_75468.html
November 25, 2015
Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Co. (Orpic; Muscat) announced on Wednesday that it has finalized all negotiations with preferred contractors for its previously announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Oman-finalizes-negotiations-for-$4-5-billion-Liwa-plastics-project_75457.html
November 24, 2015
Borouge on Tuesday officially opened its innovation center. Located at Sas Al Nakhl, Abu Dhabi, the new hi-tech facility serves as the focal point of innovation and research in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Borouge-inaugurates-plastics-innovation-center-in-Abu-Dhabi_75439.html
November 23, 2015
Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, on 18 October approved a new law, “The Taxation of Profits from Natural Resources,” in a form that implements the conclusions of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/ICL-says-impact-of-new-minerals-tax-likely-to-be-lower-than-expected_75416.html
November 23, 2015
Sahara Petrochemicals has announced that Alwaha Petrochemical Co., a polypropylene production affiliate, has signed a five-year loan agreement with The Saudi Fund for Development. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Alwaha-signs-five-year-loan-agreement_75435.html
November 23, 2015
CB&I announced on Monday that a joint venture between CB&I and CTCI Corp. (Taipei) has received a notice of intention of award valued at approximately $2.8 billion from Oman...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/CB-and-I-and-CTCI-win-$2-8-billion-ethylene-plant-order-in-Oman_75419.html
December 2, 2015
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) announced on Friday that it plans to considerably expand its presence on the African continent over the next five years and that it expects the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Merck-to-more-than-double-sales-in-Africa-by-2020_75392.html
November 19, 2015
Several high-level speakers at today’s GPCA conference pointed to the challenges facing the GCC petrochemical sector against the backdrop of low oil price, shortage of advantaged...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/GPCA-Sabic-and-Kuwait-Petroleum-CEOs-discuss-challenges-facing-the-GCC_75321.html
November 18, 2015
Siluria Technologies (San Francisco) has announced another major strategic investment by a Saudi company. Siluria's latest financing round was led by NatPet, a producer of propylene...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/NatPet-joins-Siluria-as-investor-and-commercial-partner_75316.html
November 18, 2015
Today’s presentations at the 10th GPCA annual forum, currently under way in Dubai, included a speech by Neil Chapman, president of ExxonMobil Chemical in which he said that now...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/GPCA-Integration-can-be-key-to-success-says-ExxonMobil-Chemical_75298.html
November 18, 2015
The 10th GPCA annual forum, currently under way in Dubai, has heard many distinct speakers on the opening day on Wednesday. The forum, whose theme this year is, ‘Building on...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/GPCA-UAE-minister-urges-GCC-players-to-innovate-to-succeed-in-todays-climate_75295.html
November 17, 2015
Ferro (Mayfield, OH) has completed the acquisition of Al Salomi for Frits and Glazes (Cairo) for approximately $36 million. A major manufacturer of frits and glazes in the Mideast and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Ferro-acquires-Egyptian-frit-and-glazes-production-company_75277.html
November 17, 2015
Borouge, a 60-40 joint venture between Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. and Borealis (Vienna) and one of the Mideast’s largest producers of polymers, has devised its 2030 strategy...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/GPCA-Borouge-focuses-on-efficiency-under-2030-strategy_75276.html
November 17, 2015
The Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA; Dubai), to celebrate the 10th annual GPCA Forum taking place 17–19 November, has launched a new logo. The new visual...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/GPCA-celebrates-anniversary-with-new-logo_75271.html
November 17, 2015
The unexpected drop in global crude oil prices has caught some chemical producers in the Mideast off guard, which has resulted in their companies reporting significantly lower profits...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/GPCA-IHS-seminar-Falling-profits-of-Mideast-chemical-producers-slow-investments_75269.html
November 16, 2015
Dubai Natural Gas Co. (Dugas), a wholly owned subsidiary of Emirates National Oil Co. (Enoc), has announced plans to set up a maleic anhydride manufacturing joint venture with India's...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Dubai-and-Indian-firms-link-in-maleic-anhydride-JV-in-the-Mideast_75240.html
November 16, 2015
Methanol Chemicals (Chemanol; Ad Dammām, Saudi Arabia), a producer of methanol-based chemicals, said on Monday that it has elected Abdullah Ali Al Sanea as chairman of the board and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Methanol-Chemicals-elects-new-chairman_75241.html
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