Arabian Return Chapter XIII:  Amine Plant and Compressor Station 961

Arabian Return Chapter XIII: Amine Plant and Compressor Station 961

BY Colleen Wilson / /

On Sunday, February 1st, I bussed to Al-Khobar to meet Pat Smyth and her sister, Phyllis, who was living in Arabia as well now, with her husband, Roy Boyd. We had known Roy in the early 50's in Ras Tanura, when he was married to Ilene, who later died. We had also known Pat's sister after several trips to Phoenix, Arizona, over the years to visit Pat and Guy.

Saudi Aramco Signs Agreements with American Companies

Saudi Aramco Signs Agreements with American Companies

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco today signed agreements with major U.S. companies which will pave way for the company to enhance its business synergy with the U.S. as well as attracting investments from its U.S. counterparts to the Kingdom.

Wandering the Road in Wheeled Luxury

Wandering the Road in Wheeled Luxury

BY Aramco ExPats / /

I never realized how rich the history of RVing was until recently when I made a visit to the RV/MH Hall of Fame in Elkhart, Indiana. Friends had told me before about the museum and its attractions, so when on a drive through the Midwest...

Wealth Strategies Series: Age-Based Tax Planning

Wealth Strategies Series: Age-Based Tax Planning

BY Reilly Financial Advisors / /

The biggest challenge in retirement is making sure your funds last you a lifetime. When you retire, you will find that income taxes do not stop when you stop working and it is for this reason that age-based tax planning should be an integral part of your overall retirement strategy.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - May 17, 2017

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - May 17, 2017

BY AramcoWorld / /

Nestled along the Androscoggin River in central Maine, the former mill town of Lewiston is not a place that usually comes to mind for groundbreaking international art exhibits.

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Saudi Aramco - Norinco

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Saudi Aramco - Norinco

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco, China North Industries Corporation (NORINCO), and Panjin Xincheng Industrial Group, Co., Ltd. signed the joint development agreement and held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Saudi Aramco - NORINCO Refining, Petrochemical and Retail Project in Panjin, in northeast China’s Liaoning province.

Arabian Return Chapter XII: After First Vacation

Arabian Return Chapter XII: After First Vacation

BY Colleen Wilson / /

After an enjoyable five-week vacation in the United States, which included Christmas and New Year with family and friends and putting Vicky on a plane to Hawaii for her semester of school, we left Dallas on Sunday, January 11th, 1976, at 2:25 p.m. on a Braniff flight to New York.

Kingdom Opens Investment Chances to Korean Businesses

Kingdom Opens Investment Chances to Korean Businesses

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Nearly 40 Korean companies and 100 participants recently attended the “Downstream Manufacturing Opportunities in Saudi Arabia” forum in Seoul, South Korea, as a way to promote investment opportunities in Saudi Arabia.

Aramcon Reunion at Family Musical Program

Aramcon Reunion at Family Musical Program

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

On Sunday, February 12, Dr. Khawaja Yousufullah Siddiqui, an ex-employee of Saudi Aramco Medical Organization, Dhahran organized a Family Musical Program at his residence. Dr. Siddiqui lives in United Kingdom and is currently on a visit to Pakistan.

Hello Brooke JoLynn Riendeau

Hello Brooke JoLynn Riendeau

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Brooke JoLynn Riendeau was born April 4, 2017, and welcomed into the family by her big brother Dage who is very excited to have a new baby sister.

Honoring Mothers Through the Millenia

Honoring Mothers Through the Millenia

BY Aramco ExPats / /

What is the busiest day of the year for telephone calls in the U.S.? Why, the second Sunday of May, of course. Better known as Mother's Day, this day of days for moms officially dates from the early 20th century and is more popular today than ever before.

King-sized Memories

King-sized Memories

BY Aramco ExPats / /

A dwindling number of Aramco annuitants can say they once had dinner with King Abdul Aziz, the founder of the modern Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Gordon Ragsdale can. In fact, he can say he had dinner with the King several times.

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah – Spring 2017

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah – Spring 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Al-Ayyam Al-Jamilah is a twice-yearly magazine distributed to retired employees and adult children of the Saudi Aramco Enterprise.

Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology - Spring 2017

Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology - Spring 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Read about channel fracturing, an effective technology to unlock tight gas production in Saudi Arabia, Kinetic approach for modeling scale formation during water injection into carbonate reservoirs, and other articles.

Arabian Return Chapter XI: Preparing for First Home Leave

Arabian Return Chapter XI: Preparing for First Home Leave

BY Colleen Wilson / /

For the next three days Oran was off work, so he stayed in Abqaiq. We did an assortment of things – visited with friends, played some bridge, and bowled. On Wednesday we went to a Halloween parade at the school and later sat on our porch passing out candy to the trick-or-treaters who came by.

Zoya Imran Celebrated Her 10th Happy Birthday

Zoya Imran Celebrated Her 10th Happy Birthday

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Zoya Imran is the daughter of Imran Ahmed Khan Ghouri and Erum Imran and the granddaughter of Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan, Vice President of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association Karachi (SAEEA).

Arab Youth View A Region Divided

Arab Youth View A Region Divided

BY Khaled Almaeena / /

In face-to-face interviews conducted with 3,500 Arab youth aged 18-24 and with a sample split 50:50 male/female, the results that followed were an indication of the mindset of young people in the Arab world today.

Aramco World - May 2017

Aramco World - May 2017

BY AramcoWorld / /

Aramco World, Saudi Aramco's flagship publication, is widely recognized as a leading source of nonpolitical coverage of the history, geography, arts and cultures of Saudi Arabia, the Middle East and the wider Islamic world, with an emphasis on the interweavings of the plural cultures of East and West, past and present.