AramcoWorld - July 2020

AramcoWorld - July 2020

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.

Abqaiq Stables Keep the Horses Going

Abqaiq Stables Keep the Horses Going

BY The Arabian Sun / /

During these challenging times, work at the Abqaiq horse stables has not stopped. The Abqaiq Arabian Horse Association (AAHA) team here have had to adapt and learn new skills to keep the horses and the facility in first-class condition.

Aramco and Formula 1

Aramco and Formula 1

BY The Arabian Sun / /

When Saudi Aramco became a Global Partner of Formula 1 auto racing, it made perfect sense. Formula 1 is a sport based on technology, teamwork, and a constant drive for innovation.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 08, 2020

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 08, 2020

BY AramcoWorld / /

With every stitch of Hindamme, his ready-to-wear fashion line, 32-year-old Mohammed Khoja inches closer to a global spotlight. Khoja launched Hindamme—an Arabic word he explains refers to “perfect form and harmony”—in 2016 for the youthful, playful and heritage-aware.

SAEEA Monthly Progress Meeting - June 2020

SAEEA Monthly Progress Meeting - June 2020

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

SAEEA first Online Progress Meeting held under Zoom on June 28, 2020. This is because of prevailing viral disease all over the World.

Tales of the Bedouin - Part VII: A Mother’s Journey Part 2

Tales of the Bedouin - Part VII: A Mother’s Journey Part 2

BY Mark Lowey / /

In the years that followed her arrival in Ain Dar in the autumn of 1948, Hamsah and Mohammed lived according to an annual rhythm, summering in Ain Dar village and moving to grazing areas with the herds for the rest of the year.

Camping with Camels: My Introduction to the Kingdom - Part III

Camping with Camels: My Introduction to the Kingdom - Part III

BY Brid Beeler / /

The desert floor stretched before us as we headed west. As the hours passed and the heat soared, the terrain became flat and expansive with mirages dancing on the horizon. It was evening once more as we approached Tayma...

An Oasis of Green on the Red Sands of Shaybah

An Oasis of Green on the Red Sands of Shaybah

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The company’s community in Shaybah has established a solar powered greenhouse to become self-sufficient in landscape supplies, reducing costs, emissions, and enhancing supply resilience.

The King’s Man: Like Father, Like Son? - Part IV

The King’s Man: Like Father, Like Son? - Part IV

BY Mel Trotter / /

From the moment he met Ibn Saud, Harry St. John Bridger Philby was mesmerised by the charisma of the King and made no secret of his dedication to the Saudi cause and the unification of the Arabian Peninsula.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 24, 2020

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 24, 2020

BY AramcoWorld / /

The narrow lane passed under a vaulted passageway and emerged back into the bright sunshine as it wound through Tozeur’s Ouled el-Hadef quarter. The houses in this centuries-old neighborhood open privately onto interior courtyards, offering the narrow streets only tall exterior walls with high, slitted windows and stout doors made of palm wood.

Join Me in Welcoming SABIC into the Aramco Family of Companies

Join Me in Welcoming SABIC into the Aramco Family of Companies

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

On Wednesday, we announced the successful completion of our acquisition of a 70% stake in Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) — one of the world’s most significant, diversified chemicals companies — from the Public Investment Fund, the sovereign wealth fund of Saudi Arabia.

The King’s Man: The Final Curtain - Part III

The King’s Man: The Final Curtain - Part III

BY Mel Trotter / /

With The King’s good offices, Harry had prospered in his business ventures and was proprietor of The Ford Motor Company franchise in Jeddah. He owned a house in Riyadh, given to him by Ibn Saud and a beautiful Saudi wife named Rozy.

Welcome Lucas James Herron

Welcome Lucas James Herron

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Al and Pat Denyer announce the birth of their second great-grandson on June 8, 2020. Lucas James Herron was born to Kayla and Grant Herron of Arlington, Virginia.