Social Work is The Art of Listening and The Science of Hope

Social Work is The Art of Listening and The Science of Hope

BY Dr. Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

I, Mohammed Ifteqaruddin, Badge #140948 Technical Advisor Mechanical Services Ras Tanura Refinery, attended the Saudi Aramco ex-employee Association, Hyderabad, India meeting held at the residence of the General Secretary by the Managing Committee on 21st August 2022, snacks were arranged.

Shahryaar Mirza Celebrating His Success in Grade XII Examinations

Shahryaar Mirza Celebrating His Success in Grade XII Examinations

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

When you perform well in your examinations, it acts as a confidence booster and takes you to the top of this world. Furthermore, it makes your parents and family very proud. This is exactly my feeling sharing the meritorious success of my grandson Shahryaar Mirza...

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - August 18, 2022

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - August 18, 2022

BY AramcoWorld / /

My mother recalls having this dish for breakfast during family day trips, such as to Mazar-i-Sharif (in northern Afghanistan) for the Red Tulip Festival (Guli Surkh), during the spring equinox. It would be made in a beautiful copper karayee, a shallow heavy-based pan used in Afghan cooking.

NED69ers Mini Reunion held in Toronto, Canada

NED69ers Mini Reunion held in Toronto, Canada

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The NED69ers Group graduated in 1969 from the NED Government Engineering College Karachi. Members are spread all over the globe. They maintain a connection with each other through e-mails and meet occasionally in Karachi or other parts of the world just to refresh their sweet, old memories.

Cruise Door Decorating - Practical and Fun!

Cruise Door Decorating - Practical and Fun!

BY Aramco ExPats / /

The countdown to setting sail on October 31 is on and here’s a tip to make our cruise experience more fun. Aboard the Celebrity Summit, it’s likely our cabin doors will all look alike. Trying to find the correct cabin can be a challenge requiring reading glasses and perhaps a note tucked in your pocket reminding you of the number.

Aramco Announces Record Second Quarter, Half-year Results

Aramco Announces Record Second Quarter, Half-year Results

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2022, posting a 90% year-on-year (YoY) increase in net income and declaring a dividend of $18.8 billion to be paid in the third quarter.

The Indie Art and Craft Show in Karachi 2022

The Indie Art and Craft Show in Karachi 2022

BY Zara Imran / /

Local businesses are increasing all around the world and many are showcasing hidden talents on a much higher scale. To that end, the Indie Art and Craft Show in Karachi, Pakistan was an exhibition to support local makers and uplift their businesses. In the midst of unprecedented monsoon storms, waterlogged roads, and uncertainty, a lot of people showed up.

Our Collaboration to Drive Digital Innovation

Our Collaboration to Drive Digital Innovation

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The modern world is largely driven by data, and the digital infrastructure of organizations can play an important part in the success of their operations. For this reason, it is essential for organizations to have a secure and safe IT infrastructure, in order to protect their data...

Ambassador HRH Princess Reema Bint Bandar Visits Our Detroit Research Center

Ambassador HRH Princess Reema Bint Bandar Visits Our Detroit Research Center

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Researchers at Aramco’s Research & Development (R&D) Center in Detroit were honored to welcome HRH Princess Reema bint Bandar, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, for a recent visit where she was able to view first-hand how the company is creating a sustainable future for engines and fuels.

Welcome Finn Geralt Johnson

Welcome Finn Geralt Johnson

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Diana Wilson Fenlon (Abqaiq and Ras Tanura 1972-2004) and Denny Fenlon (RT 1980-2004) are overjoyed to announce the birth of our first grandchild, Finn Geralt Johnson, in Dallas, TX on July 28, 2022. Parents are Rachael (Fenlon, RT) and Jeff Johnson.

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - August 06, 2022

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - August 06, 2022

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The progress meeting of the Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) was held on August 6, 2022 at Faran Club, Karachi, Pakistan. Ghulam Qutubuddin Khan and Muhammad Salim Hamid are out of the country and expect to return very soon to participate in the forthcoming reunion gathering.

Wedding Dinner at Pearls and Princely City Hyderabad

Wedding Dinner at Pearls and Princely City Hyderabad

BY Dr. Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

Azam Shareef, Aramco Badge #142914, a retired employee of Saudi Aramco who served the company for 39+ years as Medical Referral Coordinator at the Saudi Aramco Health Centre, Medical Referral Office in Dhahran, announces the marriage of his daughter.

Tales of the Bedouin – Part XXI: The Remarkable Life of Bdah Al Hajri – Part 1

Tales of the Bedouin – Part XXI: The Remarkable Life of Bdah Al Hajri – Part 1

BY Mark Lowey / /

In this series, Mark Lowey, known as “Abu Jack” (Father of Jack) to his Saudi friends, tells the story of Bdah Al Hajri, whom he first encountered in the desert as a baby in 1979. Reunited in 2013, Abu Jack and Bdah have become close friends. In late 1978, Bdah Al Hajri was born in a Bedouin tent at the northern extremity of the Eastern Province oil fields, near the remote Aramco construction site at Fazran.

HAFLA Reunion Blast!

HAFLA Reunion Blast!

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Please help the committee by encouraging your family and friends to join the Hafla Reunion Cruise. We are down to the wire and have five staterooms left. Call your best friends to join the party, and give them Roland's telephone number, (305) 248-4649. The more, the merrier! 

Photos that Capture a 1950s Aramco Childhood

Photos that Capture a 1950s Aramco Childhood

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Here is a wonderful collection of photographs taken by Aramco photographer Bert Seal that will take you down memory lane while envisioning those happy golden days of the 1950s.

Paying Tribute to Max Steineke’s Drive to Help Discover Ghawar

Paying Tribute to Max Steineke’s Drive to Help Discover Ghawar

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Max Steineke was famously responsible for the injunction to “drill deeper” at Dammam Well-7, where the first commercially viable Saudi Arabian oil was discovered. The real jewel in Saudi Arabia, though, is Ghawar, the world’s largest mega-field. But what exactly was Steineke’s role in Ghawar?