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April 1, 2008Borealis and International Petroleum Investment Co. (IPIC; Abu Dhabi) say they have signed a memorandum of understanding with the Abu Dhabi Investment Council to prepare for the first...
March 19, 2008Agreement signed with International Petroleum Investment Co. and Abu Dhabi Investment Council for a naphtha cracker and aromatics complex....
January 29, 2008The office will support Grace's manufacturing operations in the Mideast....
January 28, 2008Borouge (Abu Dhabi), a 60-40 joint venture between Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. and Borealis, has scrapped plans to diversify its portfolio by making new products. The company had been...
January 24, 2008Akzo Nobel has opened a "landmark" powder coatings manufacturing facility in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The new site, located in Jebel Ali, offers a full range of...
January 9, 2008Expanding beyond the Borouge 2 project....
December 19, 2007Abu Dhabi National Oil Corp. will be the majority shareholder....
November 30, 2007The rise of the Mideast as the world’s export hub for petrochemicals will transform the industry landscape over the next few years. Regional producers are capitalizing on low-cost feedstock positions to establish the dominant global export position in petrochemicals....
October 3, 2007Borouge has named Abdul Aziz Abdulla Al Hajri CEO of petrocehmical producer Abu Dhabi Polymers. Bourouge is a joint venture between Borealis and Abu Dhabi National Oil. Al Hajri was...
August 9, 2007Biocon Ltd. (Bangalore, India), a biotechnology company, has formed a joint venture in Dubai with pharmaceutical manufacturer Neopharma (Abu Dhabi). The jv, dubbed Neobiocon, will make...
July 30, 2007Borouge (Abu Dhabi) has awarded Samsung Engineering a $300-million contract to build a metathesis plant as part of Borouge’s previously announced Borouge 2 project at Ruwais, Abu...
July 27, 2007The Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) says it plans to launch plastics futures contracts on the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange in the coming months. DMCC is in the middle of...
July 27, 2007Borealis says that its Borouge (Abu Dhabi) affiliate will take over a melamine plant in Abu Dhabi that is currently being built by Agrolinz Melamine International (AMI; Linz, Austria)...
July 26, 2007MEGlobal says it has moved its global headquarters to Dubai. The company says it has applied for membership to the Dubai Chamber of Commerce, and is already an associate member of the...
July 26, 2007Borouge has awarded a $1.85-billion contract to Tecnimont for construction of three polyolefin plants that will form part of Borouge’s previously announced Borouge 2 complex at...
July 25, 2007Simon Carves says it has been awarded a contract by Gulf Fluor (Abu Dhabi) to build an anhydrous hydrofluoric acid (AHF) and anhydrous aluminum fluoride (AIF3) plant, incorporating...
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