FREP Shareholders Celebrate Decade-Long Partnership

FREP Shareholders Celebrate Decade-Long Partnership

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Representatives from Saudi Aramco, ExxonMobil, Sinopec, and the Fujian provincial government recently marked the 10th anniversary of establishing the Chinese joint venture Fujian Refining & Petrochemical Company (FREP) in Quanzhou, southeast China’s Fujian province.

Saudi Aramco CEO: “Strategic investments in oil and gas industry key...”

Saudi Aramco CEO: “Strategic investments in oil and gas industry key...”

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s President and CEO, Amin Nasser, said the company’s long-term strategy of continued investment in core oil and gas projects, downstream and chemicals is necessary to help meet future energy demand and enable the successful transition of the global economy as the market rebalances itself.

SPE President-Elect Puts Focus on Sustainability Contributions

SPE President-Elect Puts Focus on Sustainability Contributions

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The newly nominated president of the Society of Petroleum Engineers International (SPE Inc.), Saudi Aramco’s Sami Al-Neaim, has pledged to better promote the industry’s positive achievements on the world stage.

"School days, school days…"

"School days, school days…"

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Once upon a time, a century or so ago, American schoolchildren learned the lyrics to a popular song called “School Days.” The lyrics went like this: School days, school days, Dear old Golden Rule days...

Helen Streaker Discovers Unique Treatment for Breast Cancer

Helen Streaker Discovers Unique Treatment for Breast Cancer

BY Aramco ExPats / /

In this very personal account, Helen Streaker openly shares the story of her fight against breast cancer and a unique treatment she recently discovered in the hope that she may educate women about cryoablation, a minimally invasive treatment option for breast cancer tumors less than 2 centimeters in diameter.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - April 2017

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - April 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abqaiq The Friendly City Gazette is a free monthly publication published by the Southern Area/Central Region Community Services Department for Saudi Aramco employees and dependents in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.

NED69ers - Welfare Visit to Engr. Abdul Wahab Siddiqui

NED69ers - Welfare Visit to Engr. Abdul Wahab Siddiqui

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan visited Engr. Abdul Wahab Siddiqui on April 08, 2017; he is not well since November 2016. He went along with his wife Mrs. Tabinda Urooj to visit their sons Umair and Usman in Melbourne Australia.

Arabian Return Chapter VII: My First Trip to 'Udhailiyah

Arabian Return Chapter VII: My First Trip to 'Udhailiyah

BY Colleen Wilson / /

Oran had some business to take care of that required him to go to the Administration Building in Dhahran on Monday, July 2lst, so we caught the 7:30 bus that morning. After his business, we went to Al-Khobar to shop and have lunch at the Al-Gossabi Hotel.

Building a Better Working World, Diversity at the Workplace

Building a Better Working World, Diversity at the Workplace

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

To engage and inspire Saudi Aramco’s young employees, the Young Leaders Advisory Board (YLAB) recently provided young professionals an opportunity to interact with the global chairman and CEO of EY, Mark Weinberger, during his recent visit to Saudi Aramco.

Paradise in Portugal

Paradise in Portugal

BY Aramco ExPats / /

George Orwell forever gave the year 1984 a bad name when he published "Nineteen Eighty-Four," his dystopian novel depicting a nightmarish future lorded over by Big Brother. For Arvid and Jakki Koris, on the other hand, 1984 was a very good year.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 05, 2017

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 05, 2017

BY AramcoWorld / /

The modern West’s approach to health and medicine owes countless debts to the ancient past: Babylon, Egypt, Greece, Rome and India, to name a few. The hospital is an invention that was both medical and social, and today it is an institution we take for granted, hoping rarely to need it but grateful for it when we do.

NED69ers mini Reunion - April 04, 2017

NED69ers mini Reunion - April 04, 2017

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Engr. Hamidul Haque NED69ers Mechanical lives in LA California since 1970. He called from USA that he plans to visit Pakistan Karachi along with his son Seerajul Haque to attend a family wedding and the only day he is free in Karachi is April 4, 2017. Further he stated that he will call as soon as he arrived in Karachi.

Arabian Return Chapter V: Vicky and Keith's Visit, Part III

Arabian Return Chapter V: Vicky and Keith's Visit, Part III

BY Colleen Wilson / /

The next day, Thursday, June 12, started another weekend. It was really hot already, with temperatures ranging from 109 to 111 degrees in the shade. Keith and Vicky went on one of the student group outings, west of Abqaiq to the Andar area to hunt for sand roses.

Collaboration in Oil & Gas Technology R&D and Sustainable Energy Management

Collaboration in Oil & Gas Technology R&D and Sustainable Energy Management

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) today signed two separate Memorandums of Understanding with Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and with Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, covering energy and technology collaboration, renewables, and carbon management.

“In Fourteen Hundred and Ninety-two…”

“In Fourteen Hundred and Ninety-two…”

BY Aramco Expats / /

“In Fourteen Hundred and Ninety-two, Columbus sailed the ocean blue…” — every American school child knows these lines. Did you ever wish to travel back in time for Chris and his crew to sail across the Atlantic into uncharted waters where legend told of sea monsters and myriad dangers?

College Planning 101

College Planning 101

BY Reilly Financial Advisors / /

Due to the constant rising cost of today’s college education, there has never been a greater incentive to start funding your child’s college education early. Read the full article to learn about the variety of different savings options available and the total costs involved, beyond just tuition.

GOIC and Aramco to Support Industrial Development and Localization

GOIC and Aramco to Support Industrial Development and Localization

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

GOIC delegation pays visit to Saudi Aramco for talks on how to support industrial development in the Kingdom, tackling issues of localization of industrial products and services, with an emphasis in the field of energy projects.

Arabian Return Chapter V: Vicky and Keith's Visit, Part II

Arabian Return Chapter V: Vicky and Keith's Visit, Part II

BY Colleen Wilson / /

After Oran flew back to ‘Udhailiyah the next day, Sunday, May 18, Vicky and I tried a morning Arabic Class with Jeanine that was taught by a woman, but decided we still didn't have time to go every day.