AramcoWorld Reading Selections -  June 21, 2023

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 21, 2023

BY AramcoWorld / /

For more than 125 years, from show tunes to jazz and avante-grade composition, musicians in the US have used the Nile river as a motif and metaphor. To learn more about its influence, link below and listen to our curated playlist.

In Search of the Name of a Flower

In Search of the Name of a Flower

BY Aramco ExPats / /

A recent inquiry has attracted the interest of many readers and we've received a number of suggestions in response. If you were among those who were transported back to Abqaiq sifting through your memory for the name of a sweet-smelling, night-blooming, white-blossomed flower, we are happy to share our findings with you.

Marine Studies to Protect Our Seas

Marine Studies to Protect Our Seas

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The waters of the Arabian Gulf where Aramco operates — along with those of the Red Sea — boast some of the highest levels of diversity of marine life anywhere in the world, and we are playing our part to help protect those natural treasures.

Tip-Toe Through the Tulips - 1955

Tip-Toe Through the Tulips - 1955

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the June 15, 1955 edition of The Sun and Flare. Members of Dhahran's Junior choral group rehearse "Tip-Toe Through the Tulips with Me," of the popular selections on the program slated for Saturday night in the Dhahran theater.

Dhahran Youth Swim League Team Takes National Team Title

Dhahran Youth Swim League Team Takes National Team Title

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Dhahran Youth Swim League (DYSL) Dolphins made history by winning the Overall Team Championship at the 2023 Arabian Falcons Swimming Association (AFSA) Saudi Arabian Swimming Championships, which was held in Riyadh on June 9 and 10.

Aramco Business School Recognized by the Institute of Management Accountants

Aramco Business School Recognized by the Institute of Management Accountants

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco Business School has received the prestigious "Certificate of Recognition" award from the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA). The achievement highlights the Business School's dedication, expertise, and commitment to excellence in accounting and finance.

Aramco Releases Sustainability Report 2022

Aramco Releases Sustainability Report 2022

BY The Arabian Sun / /

On June 15, Aramco released its second Sustainability Report, providing an overview of how the company has integrated sustainability within its corporate strategy and operations; the material sustainability issues that impact the business and stakeholders; and a summary of key initiatives and sustainability performance during 2022.

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - June 10, 2023

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - June 10, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The progress meeting of the Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) was held on June 10, 2023 at the residence of Razi Khan. This was the 3rd meeting of the current year 2023. KAF thanked all attendees, especially Razi Khan, who had not only spared his house for the meeting but arranged a very delicious High Tea.

Zoya Imran Celebrated Her Sweet 16th Happy Birthday

Zoya Imran Celebrated Her Sweet 16th Happy Birthday

BY Zara Imran / /

On June, 1st 2007, Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan (VP-Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association)-SAEEA by the grace of Allah (S.W.A.T.) was blessed with a granddaughter, Zoya Imran. Throughout the years, Zoya has matured into one fine and competent young woman. She is a student in Generation’s School and is currently in Grade XI. She recently took the Cambridge O Level CAIE exams as well.

Sri Lanka, Part 2 – Hikkaduwa Beach

Sri Lanka, Part 2 – Hikkaduwa Beach

BY Mark Lowey / /

In September 1979, Mark Lowey completed a two-year stint working in the oil fields of the Eastern Province in Saudi Arabia. Afterwards, as a solo backpacker, then 24-year-old Mark spent three months exploring Nepal and India, and then headed to Sri Lanka, the island nation below the southern tip of India.

Watch "Hidden Saudi Arabia"

Watch "Hidden Saudi Arabia"

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Join host Peter Greenberg as he explores the hidden gems in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that few have ever seen, including Riyadh, Jeddah, AlUla, the Red Sea, the Red Dunes, and more.

Why Space is Aramco's Next Frontier

Why Space is Aramco's Next Frontier

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR4.0) is improving industrial processes by gathering reams of information from physical machinery and transmitting it across the internet. As processes connect via the Internet of Things (IoT), businesses can use the information to make smarter, faster decisions.

The Legendary Engr. Ashraf Habibullah Visits Karachi

The Legendary Engr. Ashraf Habibullah Visits Karachi

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Engr. Ashraf Habibullah is a Civil Engineer and President and CEO of Computers and Structures, Inc. (CSi). He received his Masters in Structural Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley in 1970. He founded Computers and Structures, Inc. in 1975 and has led the development of CSI’s products, including SAP2000 and ETABS, for nearly five decades.

Four-Lane Highway in the Making - 1975

Four-Lane Highway in the Making - 1975

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From the June 11, 1975 edition of The Arabian Sun. Traffic is moving a little slower now on the stretch of road between the Aramco Administration Building and the Oil Exhibit, where work is in progress to widen the highway to two lanes in each direction.

Aramco Invites Silicon Valley to Help Find and Fund New Golden Startups

Aramco Invites Silicon Valley to Help Find and Fund New Golden Startups

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco and Silicon Valley can partner to develop a new generation of technologies that help solve global energy and emissions challenges, president and CEO Amin Nasser told leading venture capitalists at the launch of Prosperity7 Ventures’ new office in Palo Alto.

My Visit to 'T-HUB' - Technology Hub in Hyderabad

My Visit to 'T-HUB' - Technology Hub in Hyderabad

BY Dr. Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

I recently attended a magnificent event, the L&D Awards, hosted by the Indian Society of Training and Development - ISTD, Hyderabad Chapter, which took place on June 3, 2023 at T-HUB 2.0 in HITEC City: T-Hub (Technology Hub) is an innovation intermediary and business incubator.

Aramco Earns 11 Green World Awards

Aramco Earns 11 Green World Awards

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco recently received 11 prizes at the Green World Awards 2023. The ceremony, which was held recently in Miami, was organized by The Green Organization, an independent, international, nonprofit, nonpolitical environment group. Since 1994, the event — which is open to anyone in commerce, industry, local, regional, or national government; ministries, environment departments, and government agencies...