24 Year Career Comes to a Close for Lyn

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

For Kent Lyn, the opportunity to help young engineers grow in their field has always been one of the most rewarding aspects of the job. 

Get Action, Act Now

BY Aramco ExPats / /

President Teddy Roosevelt was famous for imploring people to “Get action. Do things; be sane; don’t fritter away your time; create; act; take a place wherever you are and be somebody; get action.”

15th Biennial AramcoBrat Reunion Held in Water-logged Houston

BY Aramco ExPats / /

The online edition of the Merriam-Webster Dictionary gives several definitions for “Brat”: (1) a : CHILD; specifically : an ill-mannered annoying child, as in “a spoiled brat.” b : an ill-mannered immature person; and (2) : the child of a career military person, as in “army brats”; also : the child of a person whose career is in a specified and typically unusual field, as in “Hollywood brats.”

A Gathering of Aramcons, San Diego Style

BY Aramco ExPats / /

A group of Aramco annuitants dubbed themselves “The San Diego Aramco Group” some years ago and have faithfully gotten together once a month ever since in that idyllic, sun-kissed city by the sea. 

Engineer SW Fakhri Visits US

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Engr. Syed Waqar Fakhri, Badge No. 74666, retired from Saudi Aramco in 2008 after 29 years of service with Power Distribution Department (PDD). 

Ruby Princess Stateroom Options

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Normally when somebody gives you three choices for something, they call them “good,” “better” and “best.” 

The Udhailiyah Dining Hall Fire

BY Aramco ExPats / /

On the 13th of this month a fire broke out in the dining hall building at the Udhailiyah camp. 

The Redwood Forest

BY Aramc ExPats / /

This land is your land, this land is my land, From California, to the New York Island, From the Redwood Forest, to the Gulf Stream Waters, This land was made for you and me.

Zoya Imran Celebrated Her 8th 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, VP of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association Karachi (SAEEA).

Dania Completed Her Bachelor's Degree in Fashion & Design

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Dania Abdulmatin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mohammad Abdulmatin, completed her Bachelor's Degree in Fashion and Design this year from IQRA UNIVERSITY, Institute of Fashion Design, Karachi, Pakistan.

Finding a Home on the Road for Fido and Muffy

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Let’s face it. We all love our pets. They’re like children to us, our best friends, the beings in our lives that love us unquestioningly and unfailingly.

Mini-Reunion in Savannah

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Aramco reunions come in all forms and sizes. Whether it’s 500 annuitants gathering in Dhahran or a handful of friends gathering in some convenient and interesting spot of their own choosing, good fun is always had and new memories made.

Veterans of Abqaiq Gather in Vegas

BY Aramco ExPats / /

A significant number of Aramcon annuitants share in the honor of having once taught school in Saudi Arabia. Like so many other ex-Aramcons, they maintain their friendships from way back when even to this day.

April Allen Promoted to Reserve Flight Captain

BY Aramco ExPats / /

April Allen, Daughter of Claude and Verna Allen (Dhahran, 1985 – 2000) has recently been promoted to the position of Reserve Flight Captain by the EATON Corp.

Dine Asea in Style on Board the Ruby Princess

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Aramcon Expats are known to be hard-working, fun-loving sorts with discriminating palettes when it comes time to make a visit to the dinner table.

Adventures in the Arabian Desert – And Below It

Adventures in the Arabian Desert – And Below It

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Saudi Aramco annuitant Robert Lebling, who worked in the Public Relations Department in Dhahran until 2012, has written several nonfiction books about Middle Eastern traditions and culture.

Reunion Sees Scout Memorabilia

BY Aramco ExPats / /

The history of Dhahran’s scouting community came to the fore at the recent KSA Reunion, with a number of retirees taking the opportunity to return Saudi Aramco memorabilia to the community.

Mohammad Iqbal Retires

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

After 38 years with Saudi Aramco, Mohammad Z. Iqbal is retiring from the company. “The time has come to say goodbye,” said Iqbal, who retires on May 1.

NCUSAR Welcomes H. Delano Roosevelt To International Advisory Committee

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Press Release from National Council On U.S.-Arab Relations Roosevelt Joins Collective of National Council Advisors Guiding U.S.-Arab Relations Educational Programs Washington, DC: The National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations [ncusar.org], founded in 1983, is pleased to announce that H. Delano Roosevelt has joined its International Advisory Committee.