Oil will Play a Key Role in Meeting Future Global Energy Demand

Oil will Play a Key Role in Meeting Future Global Energy Demand

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco President and Chief Executive Officer Amin H. Nasser said today as the global oil market rebalances, the industry needs to avoid letting short term factors overshadow the need for long term investments.

Fun Things to See and Do in Fort Lauderdale

Fun Things to See and Do in Fort Lauderdale

BY Aramco ExPats / /

With the 2017 Aramco Brat reunion just around the corner, why not visit Fort Lauderdale, Florida? The mention of Fort Lauderdale often brings to mind the ultimate beach party where rowdy college students wildly celebrate a break from the rigors of a long school year.

11th GIS Symposium Platform for Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing

11th GIS Symposium Platform for Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Investing in state-of-the-art geographical information systems (GIS) to capture, store, check, and display deep layers of highly detailed geographical data will be critical to advancing the ambitions of Saudi Aramco and the Kingdom, the 11th GIS Symposium in Saudi Arabia heard recently.

Celebrating our future women in STEM

Celebrating our future women in STEM

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

A program offered by Saudi Aramco that promotes knowledge and entices female students to pursue career paths in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) is earning rave reviews from participants.

Arabian Return Chapter IX: Ramadan

Arabian Return Chapter IX: Ramadan

BY Colleen Wilson / /

Ramadan began the next morning, Saturday, September 6th, 1975. That is the yearly month of fasting, prayer, and good deeds each Arab or Muslim is required to fulfill as part of their religion, unless they are ill or under a certain age.

It’s Time to Punish Crooked Sponsors

It’s Time to Punish Crooked Sponsors

BY Khaled Almaeena / /

The situation is becoming grimmer and grimmer for expatriates as we enter the second month of amnesty. The fee for the renewal of sponsorship has gone up. Heartless sponsors are demanding more and more money and threatening to send their employees to detention centers.

Today's Special Guest

Today's Special Guest

BY Aramco ExPats / /

When Judy Walker was asked to be a guest speaker for her grandchildren’s homeschool group to talk about the culture of Saudi Arabia, she gladly accepted. The group was studying regions of the world and their current region was the Middle East.

Flowers, Flowers Everywhere…

Flowers, Flowers Everywhere…

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Forced to choose from among the multitude of attractions and distractions offered by a trip to southern California, visitors understandably can sometimes overlook one of the region's most colorful—literally—attractions, the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 19, 2017

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 19, 2017

BY AramcoWorld / /

She started writing her own songs as a teenager, and she taught herself guitar. Then she went to law school. In between studies, she began performing under the name Yuna. In 2006 she auditioned for the televised singing competition “One in a Million” and made it to the final 40.

Launching New Application for Improved Reservoir Management

Launching New Application for Improved Reservoir Management

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Developing and managing reservoirs is a complex and challenging process. A new tool, named Reservoir Engineering Integrated Environment (REOnline), helps engineers to better plan, develop and manage the company’s fields and reservoirs.

 

Arabian Return Chapter VIII: The Long Hot Summer

Arabian Return Chapter VIII: The Long Hot Summer

BY Colleen Wilson / /

The next day, July 26th just happened to be our birthday, both Oran’s and mine coincidentally, but since we had done so much for the past three days, considered that to be our celebration. Sharon Morris had me over for coffee that morning, and the Kings had me over for dinner that evening.

Saudi Aramco has Crucial Role in Diversifying Kingdom’s Energy Mix

Saudi Aramco has Crucial Role in Diversifying Kingdom’s Energy Mix

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Speaking at a panel discussion during Saudi Arabia’s Renewable Energy Investment Forum 2017, Abdulaziz Al-Judaimi, Saudi Aramco’s Acting Senior Vice President - Downstream, highlighted the importance of the company’s role in diversifying the Kingdom’s energy sources.

FREP Shareholders Celebrate Decade-Long Partnership

FREP Shareholders Celebrate Decade-Long Partnership

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Representatives from Saudi Aramco, ExxonMobil, Sinopec, and the Fujian provincial government recently marked the 10th anniversary of establishing the Chinese joint venture Fujian Refining & Petrochemical Company (FREP) in Quanzhou, southeast China’s Fujian province.

Saudi Aramco CEO: “Strategic investments in oil and gas industry key...”

Saudi Aramco CEO: “Strategic investments in oil and gas industry key...”

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco’s President and CEO, Amin Nasser, said the company’s long-term strategy of continued investment in core oil and gas projects, downstream and chemicals is necessary to help meet future energy demand and enable the successful transition of the global economy as the market rebalances itself.

SPE President-Elect Puts Focus on Sustainability Contributions

SPE President-Elect Puts Focus on Sustainability Contributions

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The newly nominated president of the Society of Petroleum Engineers International (SPE Inc.), Saudi Aramco’s Sami Al-Neaim, has pledged to better promote the industry’s positive achievements on the world stage.

"School days, school days…"

"School days, school days…"

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Once upon a time, a century or so ago, American schoolchildren learned the lyrics to a popular song called “School Days.” The lyrics went like this: School days, school days, Dear old Golden Rule days...

Helen Streaker Discovers Unique Treatment for Breast Cancer

Helen Streaker Discovers Unique Treatment for Breast Cancer

BY Aramco ExPats / /

In this very personal account, Helen Streaker openly shares the story of her fight against breast cancer and a unique treatment she recently discovered in the hope that she may educate women about cryoablation, a minimally invasive treatment option for breast cancer tumors less than 2 centimeters in diameter.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - April 2017

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - April 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.

NED69ers - Welfare Visit to Engr. Abdul Wahab Siddiqui

NED69ers - Welfare Visit to Engr. Abdul Wahab Siddiqui

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan visited Engr. Abdul Wahab Siddiqui on April 08, 2017; he is not well since November 2016. He went along with his wife Mrs. Tabinda Urooj to visit their sons Umair and Usman in Melbourne Australia.