San Antonio Goes Green for St. Patrick’s Day

San Antonio Goes Green for St. Patrick’s Day

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Through a vibrant city center redolent of American frontier history, with the Alamo at its center ringed by Crockett, Travis, Bowie, and Houston Streets—each one named after a legendary figure from the Texas Revolution—winds one of America’s greatest public gathering places, the Riverwalk.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 22, 2017

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 22, 2017

BY AramcoWorld / /

As sunset gilded Los Angeles on November 3, actor Giancarlo Esposito, most recently of Breaking Bad fame, joined a small flock of fellow Hollywood celebrities at Paramount Studios to walk a red carpet in front of an unprecedented backdrop: the logo for Saudi Film Days, the two-day US premiere of seven short movies by seven young directors, all from Saudi Arabia.

21st Convocation of Hamdard University Karachi

21st Convocation of Hamdard University Karachi

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Hamdard University Karachi the largest private sector University of Pakistan being founded by Shaheed e Pakistan Hakim Mohammad Said Shaheed. The University is located about 10 KM from the main metropolis, located at the border of Sindh and Baluchistan.

Arabian Return Chapter V: Vicky and Keith's Visit, Part I

Arabian Return Chapter V: Vicky and Keith's Visit, Part I

BY Colleen Wilson / /

We still hadn't heard from Vicky and she was due to arrive in 4 days, so that evening the call that we had been trying to get through for three days finally made it. Everything was fine, so we were relieved about that.

Saudi Aramco Launches Center for Contractors and Suppliers Relations

Saudi Aramco Launches Center for Contractors and Suppliers Relations

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Action in-line to drive domestic value creation through its IKTVA program. Saudi Aramco launched today a contractors and suppliers relations center in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Riyadh to facilitate the registration process and help contractors reach the company.

Enormous Business Opportunities Await from Sino-Saudi Synergy

Enormous Business Opportunities Await from Sino-Saudi Synergy

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Amin Nasser shares Saudi Aramco’s view on new business opportunities that can be unlocked from the synergy between Saudi Arabia and China. Outlines three opportunities in the energy sector emerging from both nations’ defining strategic economic initiatives.

MEOS Spotlights a Transforming Industry

MEOS Spotlights a Transforming Industry

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The energy industry is on a journey of long and complex transition that will see the world reliant on the full palette of energy sources — including oil and gas — for many decades to come, Saudi Aramco’s president and CEO Amin Nasser told the Society of Petroleum Engineers’ 2017 Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference in Bahrain last week.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - March 2017

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - March 2017

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abqaiq The Friendly City Gazette is a free monthly publication published by the Southern Area/Central Region Community Services Department for Saudi Aramco employees and dependents in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.

Innovative Upstream Laser Technology

Innovative Upstream Laser Technology

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco is committed to pursuing solutions that allow the company to unlock resources in new ways, using methods that are flexible, efficient, and help preserve the environment.

Dimensions International - Winter 2016

Dimensions International - Winter 2016

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Hasbah: A Fine Pearl in the Arabian Gulf. The emergence of Hasbah gas field, along with neighboring Arabiyah, carries a promise of great prosperity to help power the Kingdom’s economic diversification and power needs.

Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology - Winter 2016

Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology - Winter 2016

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Read about channel fracturing, an effective technology to unlock tight gas production in Saudi Arabia, Kinetic approach for modeling scale formation during water injection into carbonate reservoirs, and other articles.

Let Happiness Spread!

Let Happiness Spread!

BY Khaled Almaeena / /

I must confess that when I first read about the establishment of the General Entertainment Authority, like many others, I was skeptical about what kind of entertainment would be involved, especially as I considered the hardening of social mores over the past three decades.

Panorama 2017 - Special Issue

Panorama 2017 - Special Issue

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco Panorama, published quarterly by Saudi Aramco, highlights many off-job safety issues. It is written for the entire family and is available in Arabic and English. It is distributed free of charge to all readers with an interest in safety.

SAEEA Monthly Progress Meeting - Feb. 25, 2017

SAEEA Monthly Progress Meeting - Feb. 25, 2017

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The meeting of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) held on February 25, 2017 at Ovais Akramali’s house. Ovais is one of very active and cooperative Members of SAEEA.

Sun and Flare Archives Are Here!

Sun and Flare Archives Are Here!

BY Aramco Expats / /

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! The long-awaited, much anticipated Sun and Flare archives are once again available on AramcoExPats.com. Take a trip down memory lane beginning with the Dust Rag in 1945 then leading into Sun and Flare through 1970.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 08, 2017

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - March 08, 2017

BY AramcoWorld / /

So wrote a western Virginia newspaper reporter, tongue firmly planted in cheek, describing a strange and unprecedented military phenomenon sweeping America in the months leading up to the Civil War in 1861. Americans were going nuts over a new kind of fighting force: Zouaves, Algerian-style fighters introduced to the Western world by the French during the Crimean War.