IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: World News and Views :: Mideast/Africa

Displaying 81 - 100 of 2098 stories.
May 14, 2015
Celanese will raise offers for vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) in China, Europe, and the Mideast on 1 June, the company says. Asian prices will go up $30/m.t., and European and Mideast...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Celanese-to-raise-VAM-prices-in-China-Europe-Mideast_70394.html
May 14, 2015
Flavors and fine ingredients company Frutarom Industries (Haifa, Israel) says that it has acquired a 60% stake in flavors and fragrances company Sonarome (Bangalore, India) for a cash...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Frutarom-acquires-majority-stake-in-flavors-and-fragrances-company-in-India_70407.html
May 13, 2015
UOP, a Honeywell company, announced on Wednesday that Dangote Oil Refining Co., has selected its technology for a world-scale integrated refinery and petrochemical plant to be built at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/UOP-to-provide-technology-for-refinery-and-petrochemicals-complex-in-Nigeria_70393.html
May 13, 2015
Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) reports a 65.6% rise in net profits for the first quarter of 2015, compared with the first quarter of 2014, to $217 million. First-quarter sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/ICL-reports-rise-in-first-quarter-profits_70370.html
May 13, 2015
Pars Petrochemical (Assaluyeh, Iran) plans to restart its styrene plant at Assaluyeh on 24–25 May after it was unexpectedly shut down due to a undisclosed mechanical fault, a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Pars-Petrochemical-aims-to-restart-styrene-plant-this-month_70357.html
May 12, 2015
Jacobs said today that it has been awarded a four-year contract by Sadara, a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical, for engineering, procurement, and construction...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sadara-awards-EPCM-services-contract-to-Jacobs_70331.html
May 11, 2015
Borouge (Abu Dhabi), a 60-40 joint venture between Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. and Borealis (Vienna), has brought onstream all five polyolefin plants, which form part of Borouge 3...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Borouge-ramping-up-ponders-next-phase-under-2030-strategy_70242.html
May 5, 2015
Amin Nasser: Saudi Aramco career veteran named CEO.  Saudi Aramco has confirmed that Khalid Al Falih has been appointed chairman of the company, and it has announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Aramco-names-new-CEO-to-be-separated-from-oil-ministry-in-major-shakeup_70040.html
May 4, 2015
ICL (Tel Aviv) said today that its industrial products unit is closing a production line in Israel that produces the FR-1210 (DECA) flame-retardant product. ICL, because of the move to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/ICL-to-close-flame-retardant-plant-after-long-strike-and-customers-moving-to-alternative-suppliers_70041.html
May 4, 2015
Saudi Arabian Fertilizer Co. (Safco), a Sabic affiliate, will begin commercial operations at its fifth manufacturing facility in late June, the company has announced. The plant, whose...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Safco-delays-commissioning-of-urea-complex_70048.html
May 4, 2015
Sadara Chemical Co., a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical and currently commissioning its $20-billion complex at Al Jubail, has signed a 20-year deal to supply Energy...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sadara-signs-long-term-deal-to-supply-EO-and-PO-to-downstream-investor_70044.html
May 3, 2015
Titanium ore miner Kenmare Resources (Dublin) says it is talks with Iluka Resources (Perth, Australia), on a watered-down offer valuing the Irish company at about £189 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Iluka-makes-lower-offer-to-acquire-titanium-ore-miner-Kenmare-Resources_70043.html
May 3, 2015
Al Waha Petrochemical, an affiliate of Sahara Petrochemicals, restarted production at its Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia based propane dehydrogenation and polypropylene (PP) complex on 30...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Al-Waha-restarts-production-following-maintenance_70042.html
May 1, 2015
The active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) business of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (PetaŠł• Tiqwa, Israel) reports a 12% fall in sales in the first quarter of 2015 compared with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Tevas-API-business-reports-fall-in-sales_70012.html
April 29, 2015
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, in a sweeping cabinet shakeup, today appointed Khalid Al Falih, Saudi Aramco president and CEO, as the country's health minister, Saudi state...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Saudi-king-shuffles-cabinet-Aramco-CEO-appointed-health-minister_69924.html
April 27, 2015
Technip said today that in partnership with UNICO, a Japanese engineering consultant, it has been awarded a project management consultancy (PMC) contract covering the upgrading of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Technip-awarded-PMC-contract-to-upgrade-refinery-in-Iraq_69864.html
April 27, 2015
Shell Chemicals has completed the front-end engineering design (FEED) study on its previously announced ethane cracker at Monaca, PA, and is expected to make a final investment...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Shell-completes-FEED-on-US-cracker-encouraged-by-progress-in-Iraq_69834.html
April 26, 2015
Saudi International Petrochemical Co. (Sipchem) said today that following a turnaround at the company’s carbon monoxide (CO) and acetic acid plants at Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Sipchem-restarts-carbon-monoxide-and-acetic-acid-complex_69823.html
April 26, 2015
National Industrialization Co. (Tasnee) said today that it has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract for a previously announced titanium sponge plant to CTCI...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/Tasnee-awards-titanium-sponge-plant-contract-to-CTCI-and-Chiyoda_69821.html
April 23, 2015
Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) says that it has signed agreements to supply its customers in China with an aggregate 1.1 million m.t. of potash during 2015.The agreements...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/middle_east/ICL-signs-major-potash-supply-deals-with-China_69711.html
Pages: « Previous  1 2 3 4 [5] 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa