George Yeung Retires from Saudi Aramco After 28 Years

George Yeung Retires from Saudi Aramco After 28 Years

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Dhahran — After 28 years with Saudi Aramco, Upstream Ventures Special Projects Division principal professional George Yeung has retired. Born in Hong Kong, Yeung and his wife, Cynthia, have three children — Jason, Jennifer and Jordan — and four grandchildren — Riley, Darcy, Preston, and Hunter.

Welcome Eveleigh Rose Shaner

Welcome Eveleigh Rose Shaner

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Aramco Annuitants Kim and Dave Shaner are pleased to announce the birth of their fifth grandchild, Eveleigh Rose Shaner, born on Sunday, June 24th, 2018. Proud and happy parents are Josh and Ashleigh Shaner.

See the Schedule of Events for Austin Hafla 2018

See the Schedule of Events for Austin Hafla 2018

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Austin Hafla 2018 is just around the corner. Registration ended August 1st, but if you missed the deadline, send us your Registration information by PDF or phone this week along with a photo of your payment and we will add you to our 'official' list. We want everyone to join us this September.

Register, Register, Register for Aramco Hafla 2018

Register, Register, Register for Aramco Hafla 2018

BY Aramco ExPats / /

If your name is not on the OFFICIAL HAFLA PARTICIPANTS list by August 1, we will miss you at the Hafla. That would be so sad! On 8/2/18 the Hyatt will receive our list of registered attendees. The Hyatt discounted rate vanishes if you're not registered for the Hafla. Both are required.

Happy 90th Birthday, Verne Stueber

Happy 90th Birthday, Verne Stueber

BY Verne Stueber / /

Every year has its noteworthy events, and 1952 was no exception. In February in the U.K., Elizabeth II became Queen of England upon the death of her father, King George VI. In May, also in the U.K., the jet age of travel was born with the introduction into service of the world’s first passenger jet, the ill-fated de Havilland DH 106 Comet.

2019 Aramco Brats Reunion - Hotel Reservations Now Open!

2019 Aramco Brats Reunion - Hotel Reservations Now Open!

BY Aramco Brats / /

The moment you have been waiting for has arrived! Yep, after months of negotiations, your intrepid reunion committee is excited to announce that our group room reservations are now open at Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort.

Austin Hafla 2018 - Four Month Countdown

Austin Hafla 2018 - Four Month Countdown

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Come join us at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort to celebrate our friendships--those from our Aramco days and the new ones we will make in September. Tell your friends to book their rooms at the Hyatt ASAP and complete their Hafla Registration Forms ASAP as well.

Jeffrey of Arabia Turns 50

Jeffrey of Arabia Turns 50

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Many of you may recognize this photo of Jeffrey of Arabia. Jeffrey Jaszczak was just 11 years old when the photo was taken. He lived in Dhahran behind the snack bar and then on Hufuf in Dhahran Hills when the photo was selected for a promotional ad for Aramco in the 80's.

Proud Grandparent Rais Akhtar Welcomes Twins

Proud Grandparent Rais Akhtar Welcomes Twins

BY Aramco ExPats / /

It is with great pleasure that Rais Akhtar announces the birth of his grandchildren, a boy and a girl, born to his daughter, Wasiqa, on April 11, 2018.

Shirley and Cornell Seymour Celebrate their 45th Wedding Anniversary

Shirley and Cornell Seymour Celebrate their 45th Wedding Anniversary

BY Aramco ExPats / /

After spending several years in Abqaiq, Shirley and Cornell retired to Mableton, Georgia. They arrived in the “Friendly City” in 1980 and retired in 2012. While living in Abqaiq, they were involved in the Boy and Girl Scouts, Little League Baseball, the Abqaiq School and the SEAE.

Bringing You Home to Saudi

Bringing You Home to Saudi

BY 2019 KSA Reunion Committee / /

“Life takes you unexpected places, love brings you home.” – Melissa McClone. With planning well and truly underway for the next KSA Saudi Aramco Annuitants Reunion in March 2019, the big question is “why should I return?”

The Family of Andrea Kopczynski Peterson Asks for Your Support

The Family of Andrea Kopczynski Peterson Asks for Your Support

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Andrea Kopczynski Peterson, daughter of Barbara and Ed Kopczynski, is suffering from Scleroderma, a rare autoimmune disease. Andrea grew up in Ras Tanura and Dhahran along with her sister Erica and brother Patrick who died in 2010 and whose two children Andrea and her husband Craig have taken in to raise as their own along with their four children.

Come Join Us at the Hafla

Come Join Us at the Hafla

BY Aramco ExPats / /

See the February 5, 2018 list of registrations at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa. When your Austin Hafla 2018 Registration forms and payment are received, you become an official attendee. See you in September!

2018 Austin Hafla Sneak Peek

2018 Austin Hafla Sneak Peek

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Austin Hafla 2018 may be less than 8 months away, but it feels as though it's just around the corner. We hope you will join us for a great time at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa this September.

Saudi Aramco Schools - 75th Anniversary Alumni Survey

Saudi Aramco Schools - 75th Anniversary Alumni Survey

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Saudi Aramco Expatriate Schools is conducting an alumni survey. If you are an alumnus, your participation would be appreciated. If you are not an alumnus but know someone who is, it would be helpful if you passed this survey along.

Aneesa R. Baig Weds Adeel Izhar Javed

Aneesa R. Baig Weds Adeel Izhar Javed

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Aramco Annuitants Mohammad Riaz Baig, Badge #73629, and Aasia K. Baig are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Aneesa R. Baig, to Adeel Izhar Javed on August 19, 2017, in Northern Virginia. Guests from the UK, France, and Pakistan graced the event making it a large family and friends reunion too.

Rachel Shaner and Cliff Folsom Wed

Rachel Shaner and Cliff Folsom Wed

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Aramco Annuitants Dave and Kim Shaner are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Rachel Shaner, to Cliff Folsom on October 07, 2017 in New Orleans, LA. The couple now resides in The Woodlands, Texas.

Happy 90th Birthday to Marion Rich DeFord

Happy 90th Birthday to Marion Rich DeFord

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Daughter, Lisa Rich Hunter, shares the announcement of her mother Marion Rich DeFord's upcoming 90th birthday on November 6, 2017. On behalf of all Aramco ExPats, we wish Marion a very happy birthday.