AramcoWorld Reading Selections - May 16, 2024

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - May 16, 2024

BY AramcoWorld / /

While artificial intelligence tools can enhance efficiency, customer engagement and communication, many specialists find AI lacking when they need to converse in languages with multiple dialects, such as Arabic. With public and private sectors alike requiring Arabic, efforts are underway to advance AI’s accessibility and application.

AramcoWorld - May 2024

AramcoWorld - May 2024

BY AramcoWorld / /

AramcoWorld, Saudi Aramco's flagship publication, is widely recognized as a leading source of nonpolitical coverage of the history, geography, arts and cultures of Saudi Arabia, the Middle East and the wider Islamic world, with an emphasis on the interweavings of the plural cultures of East and West, past and present.

Upstream Forum: ‘A Journey to the Heart of the GHG Mitigation Effort’

Upstream Forum: ‘A Journey to the Heart of the GHG Mitigation Effort’

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco has an ambition to achieve a 15% reduction in upstream carbon emissions by 2035 — an equivalent of 52 million tons of CO2e — in support of the company’s ambition to achieve net-zero Scope 1 and Scope 2 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050 across its wholly-owned operated assets.

Aramco Hosts ‘Security Leaders Summit’ at Global Security Conference

Aramco Hosts ‘Security Leaders Summit’ at Global Security Conference

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco’s Industrial Security Operations (ISO) expanded its global presence further recently by participating one of the world’s largest security events in Birmingham, U.K. The event enabled Aramco to strengthen security-related partnerships among a gathering of more than 40,000 specialists, manufacturers, and distributors, who showcased the latest security technologies and practices.

AramcoWorld 75th Series - Reflections of Knowledge

AramcoWorld 75th Series - Reflections of Knowledge

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Part 3 of our series celebrating AramcoWorld’s 75th anniversary highlights the magazine’s emphasis on experts and institutions that push the boundaries of present-day knowledge while paying homage to historical figures and writings that paved their way.

Aramco Announces First Quarter 2024 Results

Aramco Announces First Quarter 2024 Results

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Commenting on the results, Amin Nasser, Aramco president and CEO, said, “Our first-quarter performance reflects the resilience and strength of Aramco, reinforcing our position as a leading supplier of energy to economies, to industries and to people worldwide.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - May 2, 2024

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - May 2, 2024

BY AramcoWorld / /

The exhibition "Dining With the Sultan," on view at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, offers a feast for the eyes—and is the first to consider historical Islamic art within the context of serving fine food in various Muslim empires, according to curator Linda Komaroff.

Flying High: How Drones are Optimizing Aramco’s Operations

Flying High: How Drones are Optimizing Aramco’s Operations

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), popularly known as drones, offer a unique combination of mobility, data capture capabilities, and precision, making them an invaluable tool across a multitude of sectors.

Hawiyah and Haradh: A Cornerstone of the Kingdom’s Gas Program

Hawiyah and Haradh: A Cornerstone of the Kingdom’s Gas Program

BY The Arabian Sun / /

For the past 20 years, the Hawiyah and Haradh fields have been cornerstones of the Kingdom’s gas program, with the aim of supporting Saudi Arabia’s domestic electricity generation needs and providing valuable inputs to feedstocks that power the growth of the domestic petrochemical industry.

Ithra-produced Film Wins Three Awards at Gulf Cinema Festival

Ithra-produced Film Wins Three Awards at Gulf Cinema Festival

BY The Arabian Sun / /

“Hajjan,” the feature film funded and produced by The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra), has been awarded Best Feature, Best Actor (Omar Alatawi, for his role as protagonist Matar) and Best Cinematography at the Gulf Cinema Festival.

Aramco, FIFA Announce Global Partnership

Aramco, FIFA Announce Global Partnership

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco has signed a four-year global partnership with FIFA, become FIFA’S Major Worldwide Partner exclusive in the energy category, with sponsorship rights for multiple events, including the highly-anticipated FIFA World Cup 26™ and FIFA Women’s World Cup 2027™.

Aramco and Rongsheng Explore New Opportunities in the Kingdom and China

Aramco and Rongsheng Explore New Opportunities in the Kingdom and China

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco, one of the world’s leading integrated energy and chemicals companies, is exploring the formation of a joint venture in the Saudi Aramco Jubail Refinery Company (“SASREF”) with Chinese partner Rongsheng Petrochemical Co. Ltd. (“Rongsheng”)...

Curtain to Rise Thursday on 10th Saudi Film Festival at Ithra

Curtain to Rise Thursday on 10th Saudi Film Festival at Ithra

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Film buffs, production companies and rising stars from across the region’s burgeoning film industry will descend on the King Abdulaziz World Cultural Center (Ithra) on Thursday as the curtain rises on the eight-day Saudi Film Festival...

75 Years of Photography

75 Years of Photography

BY AramcoWorld / /

In the March/April 1992 issue, writer and photographer John Feeney took AramcoWorld readers on a walk through the streets of Cairo during Ramadan. There, they were illuminated with the cover story and tradition of “Ramadan’s Lanterns.”

AramcoWorld at 75: Camels and Their Magnificent Migration

AramcoWorld at 75: Camels and Their Magnificent Migration

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The first time I met a camel was in the open desert. I was taken to visit a grazing herd amid the sandy reaches between Riyadh and Hail, Saudi Arabia. I kept a bit of distance, and an inquisitive camel (a female, I was told) approached at an ambling, padding lope.