Algeria

Algerian Sonatrach Inks Master Agreement with ASAL
19/04/2018 09:53 GMT

National group Sonatrach and the Algerian Space Agency (ASAL) signed Tuesday a master agreement on the sidelines of the 11th Scientific and Technical Days in Oran. The agreement was inked by... More


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Bahrain

Bahrain’s CTM360 Becomes Fill Member of FIRST
19/04/2018 07:37 GMT

CTM360, a leading cybersecurity firm in Bahrain, has been accepted as a full member of the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), an international association of computer security... More


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Egypt

TransGlobe Energy Updates Egypt Work Program
19/04/2018 04:29 GMT

TransGlobe Energy saw its Q1 production totals averaging approximately 14,366 boepd, the majority of this out of its holdings in Egypt. The company’s Egypt production averaged around 11,776 bpd of... More


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Iran

EU Edges Closer to New Iran Sanctions
19/04/2018 08:39 GMT

European Union governments are showing more support for the idea of new sanctions on Iran proposed by Britain, France and Germany as a way of dissuading U.S. President Donald Trump from pulling out... More


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Iraq

Kurdistan Pays Genel Energy
19/04/2018 09:41 GMT

Genel Energy has announced that the Taq Taq partners have received a gross payment of US$8.30 million from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) for oil sales during January 2018. Genel’s net share... More


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Kuwait

Kuwait & Ukraine Implement Mutual e-Visa System
19/04/2018 10:14 GMT

Kuwait and Ukraine have started implementing a mutual e-visa system to be issued online or upon arrival at the airport, the Kuwait News Agency said Wednesday. The initiative is based on a reciprocal... More


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Libya

Libya Eyes Fuel Marking, Boat Seizures, to Counter Smuggling
19/04/2018 08:02 GMT

Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) is considering using a chemical marking system to help trace oil products smuggled out of the country, its chairman said on Wednesday. Mustafa Sanalla also... More


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Oman

Saudi Acwa Consortium Grabs Oman Desalination Plant Deal
19/04/2018 09:57 GMT

Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP) has awarded a RO60 million (US$155 million) contract to a consortium led by Saudi-based Acwa Power for developing the sultanate's first independent... More


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Qatar

Foreign Ownership Up by Qatar Fuel
19/04/2018 07:41 GMT

Qatar Fuel (Woqod) has increased the percentage of non-Qatari ownership to 49% and also raised the maximum limit of individual ownership to 1% of Woqod share capital. Chief executive officer of... More


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Saudi Arabia

Yemeni Houthis Claim to Have Hit Saudi Airport with Ballistic Missile
19/04/2018 10:06 GMT

With the Saudi-led military operation in Yemen entering its fourth year, Houthi rebels have fired dozens of missiles into Saudi Arabia over recent months targeting a number of locations, including... More


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UAE

Emaar Hospitality Arm Launches New Address in RAK
19/04/2018 07:51 GMT

Global property developer Emaar said its hospitality arm has announced the launch of ‘Address Al Marjan Island’ hotel and residences project located in a scenic resort-style development by the... More


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Yemen

Yemeni Houthis Claim to Have Hit Saudi Airport with Ballistic Missile
19/04/2018 10:06 GMT

With the Saudi-led military operation in Yemen entering its fourth year, Houthi rebels have fired dozens of missiles into Saudi Arabia over recent months targeting a number of locations, including... More


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General News

Algerian Minister to Attend OPEC Meet in KSA
19/04/2018 09:18 GMT

Minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni will take part in the 8th meeting of the joint ministerial monitoring committee of the OPEC and non-OPEC countries which will be held in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) on... More


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