Saudi Arabia: 1949 - 1951 (Part I)

Saudi Arabia: 1949 - 1951 (Part I)

BY Bob Waters / /

Our flight plan from New York included many stops for refueling; first in Newfoundland, then to Lisbon, Portugal for an overnight to let the flight crew get some rest, onto Rome, Italy, Beirut, Lebanon and finally Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. The overnight in Portugal was fun.

Kindness in the Time of Coronavirus

Kindness in the Time of Coronavirus

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Closed schools. Shut down restaurants and businesses. Curfews and quarantine. Times are stressful, and every one of us is dealing with unexpected change in our lives, as well as a heightened level of uncertainty.

CEO Pays Digital Visit to Students Around the World

CEO Pays Digital Visit to Students Around the World

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco president and CEO Amin Nasser made a virtual visit to the U.K, Europe, U.S., and Australia to check on the well-being of some of the company’s sponsored students studying in these countries.

Poems of Arabia by Elise Kellett: Part I

Poems of Arabia by Elise Kellett: Part I

BY Elise Kellett / /

This small collection of verses was written as a poetic diary of my thoughts and impressions, influenced by my life and travel within Saudi Arabia during the past eight years (circa 1980s), intending, hopefully, for them to be handed on to my three granddaughters - Emma Louise, Sarah Jane and Lisa Maria - in the fullness of time.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 1, 2020

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - April 1, 2020

BY AramcoWorld / /

Sailing from Bahrain to the east coast of Saudi Arabia, George Rendel took this photo of Geraldine aboard the small wooden dhow arranged for them by Saudi King Abdulaziz Al Sa’ud’s agent. “I was privileged to see and do things forbidden to the men who have explored the heart of Arabia,” she wrote.

Adrienne’s Story: Finding Her Way Back to the Kingdom

Adrienne’s Story: Finding Her Way Back to the Kingdom

BY Anushka Bose / /

When I’m scouting for home and realize it’s 7,598 miles away in Dhahran, I find refuge in the stories of others who share similar sentiments to mine. The recent pandemic that is rapidly evolving, coronavirus...

Abqaiq Nature Reserve is First of its Kind in Eastern Province

Abqaiq Nature Reserve is First of its Kind in Eastern Province

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Southern Area/Central Region Community Services Department (SA/CR CSD) recently took steps to join a worldwide conservation program by developing the “Abqaiq Nature Reserve” — a safe haven for Saudi Arabia’s native plants and animals.

Six Appointed to Vice President Positions

Six Appointed to Vice President Positions

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The Saudi Aramco Board of Directors recently appointed six vice presidents at its meeting earlier this month. Among those named were Nabil K. Al Dabal, Fergus I. MacLeod, Abdullah M. Al Mansour, Nabil A. Al Nuaim, Oliver G. Thorel, and Aali M. Al Zahrani. The appointments will officially begin April 1, 2020.

Changing behaviors to beat COVID-19

Changing behaviors to beat COVID-19

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco and Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare are working together to ensure the dissemination of accurate and reliable information to fight COVID-19 by changing the everyday behaviors that can allow the transmission of this virus within our communities.

Country Music Crooner Kenny Rogers Passes; Once Played at Aramco

Country Music Crooner Kenny Rogers Passes; Once Played at Aramco

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The country music world mourned last week with the news that legendary singer/ songwriter Kenny Rogers passed away at age 81. Known globally for such hits as “Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love to Town,” “Lucille,” and “The Gambler,” Rogers also had a connection to Aramco and the surrounding community.

A Message from Amin Nasser to Saudi Aramco Employees Regarding COVID-19

A Message from Amin Nasser to Saudi Aramco Employees Regarding COVID-19

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Dear colleagues, As we continue to deal with the unprecedented impact of COVID-19, I would like to highlight the incredible efforts of our colleagues here in-Kingdom and around the world to ensure that we get through these testing times, together.

The New Horizon Post Retirement

The New Horizon Post Retirement

BY Dr. Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young." ~Henry Ford

AramcoWorld - March 2020

AramcoWorld - March 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.

COVID-19: Aramco’s Response

COVID-19: Aramco’s Response

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The health and safety of our people, communities, operations has always been at the heart of everything we do at Aramco. As we now confront the global spread of COVID-19, this is what drives our response.