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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
October 23, 2015
The deal, expected to be completed by the end of 2015, is the first step in Dow’s plans to reduce ownership and monetize stakes in a series of Kuwaiti joint ventures. Dow says it will receive $1.5 billion in pre-tax proceeds from the sale of MEGlobal....
October 13, 2015
Fluor announced on Tuesday that its joint venture team was selected by Kuwait National Petroleum Co. (KNPC) as the preferred bidder for two engineering, procurement, and construction...
October 2, 2015
The petrochemical industry of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states, including Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates, last year achieved sales...
August 28, 2015
The Kuwait National Petroleum Corp. (KNPC) has given an award notification to Saipem (Milan) for packages four and five of the Al Zour refinery project in Kuwait. Saipem’s share...
August 19, 2015
Operations at Kuwait National Petroleum Co.'s (KNPC) Shuaiba, Kuawait, oil refinery are expected to resume within "a few days," according to a report from the Kuwait News...
July 31, 2015
Fluor Corp., the leading engineering and construction firm, has signed an agreement to divest 50% of shares in its Spanish operations, Fluor S.A., to Sacyr Industrial, a leading...
July 29, 2015
Kuwait’s Petrochemical Industries Corp. (PIC; Kuwait City), wholly owned by Kuwait Petroleum Corp., is at an advanced stage of a feasibility study for a petrochemicals and...
March 30, 2015
The Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA; Dubai) today announced the appointment of Rashed Saud Al Shamsi as new chairman. Al Shamsi, vice chairman of GPCA since 2012...
March 25, 2015
Kuwait is anticipating its petrochemical revenues to drop 20% this year because of the slump in prices, but the country will not slow its investment projects, according to Asaad Al...
March 9, 2015
Nearly 80% of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region’s major petrochemical and chemical producers have made innovation strategy a key business priority, indicating that the...
March 5, 2015
CB&I today announced an award of a $60 million contract by JGSK JV, a joint venture between JGC Corp., GS E&C and SK E&C. The project scope includes the engineering...
February 11, 2015
Equate Petrochemical, (Kuwait City), a joint venture among Petrochemical Industries Co., Dow Chemical, Boubyan Petrochemical Co., and Qurain Petrochemical Industries, today...
January 5, 2015
Equate Petrochemical, a joint venture among Petrochemical Industries Co. (Kuwait City), Dow Chemical, Boubyan Petrochemical Co., and Qurain Petrochemical Industries, today...
December 31, 2014
Plastics production capacity in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries will increase 25% by 2020, to 33.8 million m.t./year, says the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals...
December 30, 2014
Petrochemical Indstries Co. (PIC), a subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum Corp.; and the National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA; Manama) have signed a partnership agreement for an aromatics...
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