News from ARAP Lahore - February 27, 2024

News from ARAP Lahore - February 27, 2024

BY Muhammad Idrees / /

Mr. and Mrs. Farouq Ibrahim extended a personal lunch invitation to the Executive Committee (ExCom) of Aramco Retirees Association Pakistan (ARAP) and other friends during the dinner at Defence J Club Lahore on January 26, 2024.

Congratulations to Yasir Ahmed Shaikh on the Publication of His Book

Congratulations to Yasir Ahmed Shaikh on the Publication of His Book

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Yasir Ahmed Shaikh, son of Manzoor Ahmed Shaikh, Saudi Aramco Badge #72818 and former Saudi Aramco employee of Medical Services, has authored a novel titled The Call of Annihilation. "If you crave an adrenaline-fueled, action-packed journey that will keep you rooted to your seats, then don't miss out on The Call of Annihilationand grab your copy now!"

Sydney Botanic Gardens

Sydney Botanic Gardens

BY Dr. Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

We are here because there are things that need our help. Like the planet. Like each other. Like animals. The world is like a garden, and we are its protectors”. - B.B. King. On January 30, 2024 my grandchildren and son-in-law decided to organize a picnic tour of the Sydney Botanic Gardens in Australia.

Watching Sport is a Tool to Relax and Enjoy

Watching Sport is a Tool to Relax and Enjoy

BY Dr. Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

On January 24, 2024, forty-five thousand cricket lovers gathered to see the Big Bash League (BBL) Final between Sydney Sixers and Brisbane Heat at the Sydney Cricket Ground. I, Mohammed Ifteqaruddin Badge #140948, bought entry tickets for the entire family well in advance.

The Man'Exe-2023 Conference

The Man'Exe-2023 Conference

BY Amena Ifteqar / /

I am Md Zaid Shafiq, the grandson of Saudi Aramco employee Mohammed Ifteqaruddin Badge #140948, Ras Tanura Refinery Maintenance Department, Technical Advisor Mechanical Services (1977 to 2010). I would like to share a report about my recent attendance at The Man’Exe-2023 Conference with the Aramco Expats global community.

News from ARAP Lahore - January 31, 2024

News from ARAP Lahore - January 31, 2024

BY Muhammad Idrees / /

We welcome you to 2024 with some great news and updates from Lahore on the Aramco Retirees Association – Pakistan (ARAP). In December 2023, we successfully launched and opened applications to our friends and colleagues to join ARAP in the spirit of reuniting and reigniting our everlasting and unbreakable Aramco bonds and friendships.

Visit to Sydney Growers Market – Flemington

Visit to Sydney Growers Market – Flemington

BY Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

I, Mohammed Ifteqaruddin Badge #140948, Technical Advisor Mechanical Services, Ras-Tanura Refinery Maintenance Department, Safety Relief Valve Shop Segment arrived in Sydney, Australia on January 16, 2024, to visit my daughter, son-in-law, and grandchildren; I'd like to share my experience with you.

A Gathering for Lt. Col. Javed Majid Siddiqui in Sydney

A Gathering for Lt. Col. Javed Majid Siddiqui in Sydney

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

NED Alumni Australia (Sydney) arranged a party in honor of Engr. Lt. Col® Javed Majid Siddiqui - CEO of Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization Pakistan (RAWO) a graduate of NEDUET in Civil Engineering 1967. Javed Sahib is currently visiting Sydney, Australia as his son Engr. Shahid Majid lives there.

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - January 20, 2024

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - January 20, 2024

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The progress meeting of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) was held on January 20, 2024 at Faran Club, Karachi. This was the 1st meeting of the current year 2024. The meeting was delayed because of the sad demise of the grandson of the SAEEA President. Also, the event of SHERO O ADAB is delayed.

News from ARAP Lahore - January 14, 2024

News from ARAP Lahore - January 14, 2024

BY Muhammad Idrees / /

The Aramco Retirees Association Pakistan (ARAP) successfully completed the initial member registration phase on December 31, 2023, the first 2024 quarterly meeting on January 7, 2024, and approved the following appointments to look after ARAP’s day-to-day affairs...

Aramco Ex-Employees Association Hyderabad General Body Meeting

Aramco Ex-Employees Association Hyderabad General Body Meeting

BY Syed Abdul Qader / /

The Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association, Hyderabad, general body meeting took place at the Moulana Azad Oriental Research Centre in Public Garden, Hyderabad, Telangana on December 31, 2023. The event commenced at 2:30 PM with the recitation of the Quran by Mr G. Ansari setting a respectful tone.

NED69ers Mini Reunion - January 15, 2024

NED69ers Mini Reunion - January 15, 2024

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

NED69ers are spread all over the globe with most relatives residing in Karachi and other parts of Pakistan. Recently, Engr. Shakil Haider (Civil) came to visit his family in Karachi for a special occasion. Engr. Cdr. ® Najam Ul Hasnain took the initiative and arranged a get-together dinner at DHA Club on January 15, 2024 in Karachi.

Nausheen Samad Weds Abdul Basit

Nausheen Samad Weds Abdul Basit

BY Zara Imran / /

The marriage ceremony of Nausheen Samad, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Samadullah Khan, was held on 6th January 2024. The ceremony took place at Lawn “A” of Aviation Officers Mess (CAA Club) on Shahrah-E-Faisal Karachi Airport Hajj Terminal.

Quest for APMO from Karachi to Topi, Khayber Pakhtunkhwa

Quest for APMO from Karachi to Topi, Khayber Pakhtunkhwa

BY Zoya Imran / /

The All-Pakistan Math Olympiad (APMO) is organized by the GIKI Mathematics Society (GMS) of the Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology (GIKI) located in Topi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

A Trip on The Oceanic Cruise

A Trip on The Oceanic Cruise

BY Zoya Imran / /

For this year’s school field trip, our school decided to take our batch to the “Oceanic Cruise”, located near I.I Chandigarh Road in Karachi and takes you into the deep sea Kamari till Menorah Island. Saying it was a fun experience would truly be an understatement.

Old Boys Meet in Hyderabad, India

Old Boys Meet in Hyderabad, India

BY Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association(SAEEA), Hyderabad, India called a meeting of Old boys (young hearts) to meet and greet at the residence of Ghulam Ansari at Azizbagh, Tolichowki on Sunday afternoon, November 26, 2023.

Good News From Lahore - Let's Be Happy

Good News From Lahore - Let's Be Happy

BY Junaid Idrees / /

Ex-Aramco family friends connected in Lahore, Pakistan after a long time, and were met with the good news of the launching of “Aramco Retirees Association – Pakistan (ARAP)”, based in Lahore. Aramco and its retirees continue to connect thousands of people. About 70 Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees and their families from Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, and the UK attended a grand dinner in Lahore on November 15, 2023. 

Indian Prime Minister's Letter to Amaan Younus

Indian Prime Minister's Letter to Amaan Younus

BY Ayesha Ifteqar / /

I am Amaan Younus the grandson of Saudi Aramco employee, Mohammed Ifteqaruddin, Badge #140948, Ras Tanura Refinery Maintenance Department, Technical Advisor Mechanical Services (1977 to 2010). I would like to share my achievement with the Aramco Expats global community. Based on the following announcement, I took a pledge as well as sent an essay, under the banner “Pariksha Pe Charcha 2023” (Discussion on exam 2023).

Master Hamza Ahmed Khan Ghouri 1st Happy Birthday

Master Hamza Ahmed Khan Ghouri 1st Happy Birthday

BY Zara Imran / /

Time flies, right? Can you believe this baby just turned one? Master Hamza Ahmed Khan Ghouri, son of Bushra Irshad and Kamran Ahmed Khan Ghouri turned one, on 24th October 2023. His first birthday was celebrated on 28th October because of the weekend.

Mariam Celebrated Her 18th Happy Birthday

Mariam Celebrated Her 18th Happy Birthday

BY Mariam Ata Ur Rehman / /

Mariam's 18th birthday was a milestone event that brought her close-knit family together in a warm and memorable celebration. Surrounded by her loving parents Ata Ur Rehman and Kiran Ata Ur Rehman, brothers Habib Ur Rehman and Obaid Ur Rehman...