The Udhailiyah Dining Hall Fire

The Udhailiyah Dining Hall Fire

BY Aramco ExPats / /

On the 13th of this month a fire broke out in the dining hall building at the Udhailiyah camp. 

The Redwood Forest

BY Aramc ExPats / /

This land is your land, this land is my land, From California, to the New York Island, From the Redwood Forest, to the Gulf Stream Waters, This land was made for you and me.

Zoya Imran Celebrated Her 8th Happy Birthday

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Zoya Imran is the daughter of Imran Ahmed Khan Ghouri and Erum Imran and the granddaughter of Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan, VP of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association Karachi (SAEEA).

Dania Completed Her Bachelor's Degree in Fashion & Design

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Dania Abdulmatin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mohammad Abdulmatin, completed her Bachelor's Degree in Fashion and Design this year from IQRA UNIVERSITY, Institute of Fashion Design, Karachi, Pakistan.

Fuel Research Paves The Way For New Thought About Engines

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

This year’s Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) World Congress & Exhibition conversation included Saudi Aramco’s global fuels research program and the opportunities it gives engineers to think outside the box in engine design.

Southern Area Oil Operations at the Cutting Edge of Innovation

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco and its Southern Area Oil Operations (SAOO) continues to lead the way in innovation in the oil and gas industry and is an example of operational excellence, the 2015 SAOO Innovation Campaign and Exhibition was recently told by senior management. 

Qatif is the Pride of Saudi Arabia

BY Abdulateef Al-Mulhim / /

Three days ago, a suicide attack was carried out during the Friday prayer at a mosque in the village of Al-Qadeeh in eastern Saudi Arabia. 

The Sectarian Divide Threatens National Unity

BY Khaled Almaeena / /

The murder of 21 innocent worshippers and the injuring of 102 others in a mosque on Friday at Al-Qudaih in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia is an act of revulsion and should be condemned by all.

America’s Need for Speed

BY Abdulateef Al-Mulhim / /

On July 1, 1828 a song was written about the first American passenger train. As time passed, American songwriters and composers wrote countless emotional songs about trains and train rides. 

Garrison Thompson Graduates from St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Sewanee, TN – May 19, 2015– In Commencement exercises on Sunday, May 17, Garrison Thompson graduated from St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School, an Episcopal college preparatory boarding and day school in Sewanee, Tenn.

Finding a Home on the Road for Fido and Muffy

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Let’s face it. We all love our pets. They’re like children to us, our best friends, the beings in our lives that love us unquestioningly and unfailingly.

Four Decades of Credibility

BY Abdulateef Al-Mulhim / /

Due to immense technological advancements, the field of journalism has taken on a completely different avatar, as compared to the year 1975 — the very year when the first English-language daily, Arab News, was launched.

Arab Media Forum: The Oscars of Arab Media

BY Khaled Almaeena / /

From a simple beginning a decade and a half ago to a much prized event, the Arab Media Forum can be aptly described as the Oscars of Arab media. 

We Have Liftoff

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

As a world energy leader, Aramco is committed to promoting industry excellence. The company took a unique approach to exemplify this commitment by hosting a forum that brought together technology leaders from multiple industries. 

Mini-Reunion in Savannah

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Aramco reunions come in all forms and sizes. Whether it’s 500 annuitants gathering in Dhahran or a handful of friends gathering in some convenient and interesting spot of their own choosing, good fun is always had and new memories made.

A Case of Missed Opportunities

BY Abdulateef Al-Mulhim / /

A few weeks ago, a friend of mine sent me a short video of the late Iranian King Mohammad Reza Shah Pehlavi during his visit to Saudi Arabia around 40 years ago.

Driving Toward Operation at Sadara

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Executives of Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical toured the nearly completed Sadara complex in Jubail on April 30 to inaugurate the first six plants and control rooms, using the opportunity to be updated by major contracting partners on the work that remains to be completed.

A Saudi Bronx Tale

BY Abdulateef Al-Mulhim / /

On Sept. 14, 1993 I was glued to a movie screen watching a movie titled, A Bronx Tale. The movie was about a young boy’s life in the Bronx during the 1960s.