My Visit to Ancient Stone Flames Barbeque and Grill, Hyderabad, India

My Visit to Ancient Stone Flames Barbeque and Grill, Hyderabad, India

BY Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

My son Zubair invited us, his parents, for dinner along with his wife and two kids, Hamza and Huzaifa, to a newly opened restaurant located near Gachibowli in Hyderabad. The Ancient Stone Flames (ASF) Barbecue & Grill is India’s first Lava Stone Restaurant and is attracting a lot of visitors to dine in. It caters to both vegetarians and non-vegetarians.

Visit to Myanmar and Shwedagon Pagoda

Visit to Myanmar and Shwedagon Pagoda

BY Zoya Imran / /

Myanmar, previously known as Burma, is a country located in Southeast Asia. It is a diverse nation with over 100 ethnic groups and shares borders with India, Bangladesh, China, Laos, and Thailand. The largest city in Myanmar is Yangon, formerly called Rangoon, which features vibrant markets, a variety of parks and lakes, and the magnificent Shwedagon Pagoda.

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.

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.

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.

My Exciting Trip to TEDx Talks

My Exciting Trip to TEDx Talks

BY Sarah Shafiq / /

One day, my dad surprised us by suggesting a family outing to a TEDx event at Osmania University, where my mom had studied. I was overjoyed because I had always found TEDx talks on YouTube fascinating. Unlike boring speeches, these talks were engaging, peppered with jokes, and aimed to keep the audience entertained.

Our 2023 Celebrations of Eid Ul Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha

Our 2023 Celebrations of Eid Ul Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha

BY Zara Imran / /

There are two main festivals in Islam: Eid-ul-Fitr, which signifies the completion of the Holy Month of Ramadan and Eid-ul-Adha, the greater Eid, which follows the completion of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, at the time of Qurbani (sacrifice).

Smiling Faces and Green Hearts Meet in Hyderabad, India

Smiling Faces and Green Hearts Meet in Hyderabad, India

BY Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

As per announcement made in the Urdu Siasat Daily Newspaper the Saudi Aramco ex-employees Association (SAEEA) members, Hyderabad, India have gathered at the residence of employee Shaik Khan Mohammed on May 14, 2023, 14:00 hours, Sunday.

NED69ers Mini Reunion - May 20, 2023

NED69ers Mini Reunion - May 20, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

NED69ers are spread all over the globe with most relatives in Karachi and other parts of Pakistan. Recently, Engr. Naheed Ghazanfar (Civil) came to visit his family in Karachi for a special occasion. Engr. Cdr. ® Najam Ul Hasnain took the initiative and arranged a get-together lunch at DHA Club on May 20, 2023 in Karachi.

SAEEA 25th Reunion and Eid Milan

SAEEA 25th Reunion and Eid Milan

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) celebrated its 25th Reunion and Eid Milan on May 07, 2023 at Tandoor Restaurant, Karachi. A total of 89 persons attended the function (52 male, 32 female and 5 children). Shakeel Ur Rahman and Saleema Kamal became SAEEA's newest members.

Usama Ahmed Khan Weds Huma Majid

Usama Ahmed Khan Weds Huma Majid

BY Zoya Imran / /

Usama Ahmed Khan, the nephew of Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan (Vice President-Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association-SAEEA) married Huma Majid on February 24th, 2023 in Karachi. In Pakistani culture, a few pre-celebrations take place before the actual wedding ceremony.

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization - May 06, 2023

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization - May 06, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization (RAWO) was established in April 2013 in a small house in Korangi, under the supervision of Col (R) Javed Majid, assisted by Qari Saifullah. The aim of RAWO is to uplift the poor people economically: raise education standards, support them financially, increase their earning capacity and provide a platform to excel further.

Zoya Imran Attains 2nd Position in Her Class

Zoya Imran Attains 2nd Position in Her Class

BY Zara Imran / /

Zoya Imran, granddaughter of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) Vice President and Aramco annuitant Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan and daughter of Imran A. Khan Ghouri and Erum Imran is a very bright and accomplished student of Generation’s School.

Safe Water or Saaf Paani - USA

Safe Water or Saaf Paani - USA

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The inception of Saaf Paani took place during the “Golden Jubilee Function” of NED69ers in February 2019 in Karachi, Pakistan. As soon as the Saaf Paani was launched, Abdul Majid Adam received 1.1 Million US Dollars as donations from NED69ers, their families, and friends through donation appeals to various Masjids.

Engr. Iqbal Khan Performing Umrah – 2023

Engr. Iqbal Khan Performing Umrah – 2023

BY Zoya Imran / /

Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan, along with his daughter Erum Imran, his nieces Saira and Anum Aftab Khan, and Anum’s husband Taimur Barlas went to perform Umrah in the month of February 2023. The plan was quite spontaneous and unplanned. On a normal evening, Iqbal received a phone call from Saira, asking him to accompany her as her mahram on her first Umrah.

Abdul Rashid Shares the Many Reasons He Has to be Proud

Abdul Rashid Shares the Many Reasons He Has to be Proud

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Abdul Rashid, Badge #71747, worked for Aramco in the Aviation Department for 25 years from 1973-1997. He raised his 3 children in the Al-Khobar and Dhahran areas and they attended Pakistani Community High School, Al-Khobar through Grade 12. His two sons graduated with a focus in pre-med. They then completed their Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan.

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - March 11, 2023

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - March 11, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The progress meeting of the Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) was held on March 11, 2023 at Farhan Club, Karachi. This was the 2nd meeting of the current year 2023. KAF thanked all attendees. SAEEA normally meets on the first Saturday of the month. So, the next meeting will be held during Ramadan, tentatively on April 08, 2023.

Congratulations Dr. Anum Khan

Congratulations Dr. Anum Khan

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Congratulations to Dr. Anum Aftab Khan, daughter of Aftab Ahmed Khan and Khushtar Aftab, and niece of Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan, Vice President of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA).