Algeria

Official Comments on Implementation Algeria-EU Partnership Agreement
21/12/2014 09:51 GMT

Launched towards the end of 2007 to facilitate the success of the partnership between Algeria and the EU, the support program to the implementation of the partnership agreement between the two sides... More


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Bahrain

Batelco-Bank of Bahrain & Kuwait in New Partnership
21/12/2014 09:38 GMT

Batelco and Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait have signed a new partnership agreement that will benefit customers of both organizations. The agreement was signed by Batelco Bahrain chief executive Muna Al... More


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Egypt

Egypt's EGAS Tenders for LNG Cargoes
21/12/2014 08:22 GMT

Egypt's state-owned gas company EGAS has tendered to buy at least 48 cargoes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for delivery in 2015/16, three traders said. A senior official at EGAS confirmed that there... More


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Iran

Iran, 4 Asian Countries Pen Railway Network Deal
18/12/2014 12:03 GMT

Iran, Afghanistan, China, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan have signed a protocol for the construction of a 2,200-kilometer railway network, Acting Afghan Minister of Public Works Nurgul Mangal... More


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Iraq

Chinese Firms to Leave Iraqi Oil Orders Untouched
18/12/2014 11:27 GMT

Chinese oil firms will keep the amount of crude they buy from Iraq unchanged in 2015 for the first time in almost a decade, as the need for imports falls and concerns over the quality of the oil... More


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Kuwait

Batelco-Bank of Bahrain & Kuwait in New Partnership
21/12/2014 09:38 GMT

Batelco and Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait have signed a new partnership agreement that will benefit customers of both organizations. The agreement was signed by Batelco Bahrain chief executive Muna Al... More


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Libya

Major Libyan Oil Ports Not Damaged during Clashes
21/12/2014 08:26 GMT

Libya's two biggest oil export ports, Ras Lanuf and Es Sider, have not been damaged during recent clashes between forces allied to the country's competing governments, port engineers said on... More


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Oman

Oman's SGRF Buys More Shares as Prices Plummet
21/12/2014 10:00 GMT

Oman's State General Reserve Fund (SGRF) has boosted its buying of shares in the local stock market as prices have slid to attractive levels, the fund's executive president said. The Muscat... More


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Qatar

LNG Sales to Sustain Qatar’s Export Revenues
21/12/2014 07:57 GMT

Qatar, the world's largest liquefied natural gas exporter, will have around 38% of its exports revenue earnings derived from LNG this year, a new report has shown. With crude oil production settling... More


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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Motor Show Concludes
21/12/2014 08:49 GMT

The doors of Jeddah Center for Forums & Events were closed on Friday as the Saudi International Motor Show 2014(SIMS) concluded its activities on its 36th edition. The show organized by Al Harithy... More


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UAE

OAPEC Meeting in Abu Dhabi
21/12/2014 08:30 GMT

The Council of Ministers of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is holding its 39th meeting in Abu Dhabi on 21 December 2014. The organization's Secretary General, Abbas Ali Al... More


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Yemen

Yemen, Algeria Review Activation of Cooperation in Fisheries
21/12/2014 08:36 GMT

Fisheries Wealth Minister Fahad Kefayen discussed on Thursday in Algeria with his Algerian counterpart Sid Ahmed Ferroukhi the activation of cooperation protocol signed between the two countries in... More


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General News

Oil Regains Strength after Hitting 5-Year Low
21/12/2014 10:06 GMT

Crude prices in London and New York rebounded from the lowest closing levels since May 2009 as comments from Saudi Arabia’s oil minister on Thursday added to the most volatile market in three... More


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