My Exciting Trip to TEDx Talks

My Exciting Trip to TEDx Talks

BY Sarah Shafiq / /

One day, my dad surprised us by suggesting a family outing to a TEDx event at Osmania University, where my mom had studied. I was overjoyed because I had always found TEDx talks on YouTube fascinating. Unlike boring speeches, these talks were engaging, peppered with jokes, and aimed to keep the audience entertained.

Our 2023 Celebrations of Eid Ul Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha

Our 2023 Celebrations of Eid Ul Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha

BY Zara Imran / /

There are two main festivals in Islam: Eid-ul-Fitr, which signifies the completion of the Holy Month of Ramadan and Eid-ul-Adha, the greater Eid, which follows the completion of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, at the time of Qurbani (sacrifice).

Smiling Faces and Green Hearts Meet in Hyderabad, India

Smiling Faces and Green Hearts Meet in Hyderabad, India

BY Mohammed Ifteqaruddin / /

As per announcement made in the Urdu Siasat Daily Newspaper the Saudi Aramco ex-employees Association (SAEEA) members, Hyderabad, India have gathered at the residence of employee Shaik Khan Mohammed on May 14, 2023, 14:00 hours, Sunday.

NED69ers Mini Reunion - May 20, 2023

NED69ers Mini Reunion - May 20, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

NED69ers are spread all over the globe with most relatives in Karachi and other parts of Pakistan. Recently, Engr. Naheed Ghazanfar (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 lunch at DHA Club on May 20, 2023 in Karachi.

SAEEA 25th Reunion and Eid Milan

SAEEA 25th Reunion and Eid Milan

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) celebrated its 25th Reunion and Eid Milan on May 07, 2023 at Tandoor Restaurant, Karachi. A total of 89 persons attended the function (52 male, 32 female and 5 children). Shakeel Ur Rahman and Saleema Kamal became SAEEA's newest members.

Usama Ahmed Khan Weds Huma Majid

Usama Ahmed Khan Weds Huma Majid

BY Zoya Imran / /

Usama Ahmed Khan, the nephew of Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan (Vice President-Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association-SAEEA) married Huma Majid on February 24th, 2023 in Karachi. In Pakistani culture, a few pre-celebrations take place before the actual wedding ceremony.

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization - May 06, 2023

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization - May 06, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization (RAWO) was established in April 2013 in a small house in Korangi, under the supervision of Col (R) Javed Majid, assisted by Qari Saifullah. The aim of RAWO is to uplift the poor people economically: raise education standards, support them financially, increase their earning capacity and provide a platform to excel further.

Zoya Imran Attains 2nd Position in Her Class

Zoya Imran Attains 2nd Position in Her Class

BY Zara Imran / /

Zoya Imran, granddaughter of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) Vice President and Aramco annuitant Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan and daughter of Imran A. Khan Ghouri and Erum Imran is a very bright and accomplished student of Generation’s School.

Safe Water or Saaf Paani - USA

Safe Water or Saaf Paani - USA

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The inception of Saaf Paani took place during the “Golden Jubilee Function” of NED69ers in February 2019 in Karachi, Pakistan. As soon as the Saaf Paani was launched, Abdul Majid Adam received 1.1 Million US Dollars as donations from NED69ers, their families, and friends through donation appeals to various Masjids.

Engr. Iqbal Khan Performing Umrah – 2023

Engr. Iqbal Khan Performing Umrah – 2023

BY Zoya Imran / /

Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan, along with his daughter Erum Imran, his nieces Saira and Anum Aftab Khan, and Anum’s husband Taimur Barlas went to perform Umrah in the month of February 2023. The plan was quite spontaneous and unplanned. On a normal evening, Iqbal received a phone call from Saira, asking him to accompany her as her mahram on her first Umrah.

Abdul Rashid Shares the Many Reasons He Has to be Proud

Abdul Rashid Shares the Many Reasons He Has to be Proud

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Abdul Rashid, Badge #71747, worked for Aramco in the Aviation Department for 25 years from 1973-1997. He raised his 3 children in the Al-Khobar and Dhahran areas and they attended Pakistani Community High School, Al-Khobar through Grade 12. His two sons graduated with a focus in pre-med. They then completed their Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan.

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - March 11, 2023

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - March 11, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The progress meeting of the Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) was held on March 11, 2023 at Farhan Club, Karachi. This was the 2nd meeting of the current year 2023. KAF thanked all attendees. SAEEA normally meets on the first Saturday of the month. So, the next meeting will be held during Ramadan, tentatively on April 08, 2023.

Congratulations Dr. Anum Khan

Congratulations Dr. Anum Khan

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Congratulations to Dr. Anum Aftab Khan, daughter of Aftab Ahmed Khan and Khushtar Aftab, and niece of Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan, Vice President of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA).

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization 2023 - Welfare Works

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization 2023 - Welfare Works

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Rehmat Ul Alameen Welfare Organization (RAWO) was established in April 2013 in a small house in Korangi, under the supervision of Col (R) Javed Majid, assisted by Qari Saifullah. The aim of RAWO is to uplift the poor people economically: raise education standards, support them financially, increase their earning capacity and provide a platform to excel further.

Engr. Syed Naushad Shah Receives Prestigious Award from his Alma Mater

Engr. Syed Naushad Shah Receives Prestigious Award from his Alma Mater

BY Aramco ExPats / /

University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore is one of the prestigious institutions of Pakistan for Technological Excellence and is at par with other renowned universities of the world. Engr. Syed Naushad Shah spent 5 years at this institution, from 1994 to 1999, and completed his degree in Electrical Engineering with a specialization in Electronics and Communications.

SAEEA 3rd Gathering of Shero Adab Group

SAEEA 3rd Gathering of Shero Adab Group

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA)’s wing “HALQA-E-SHERO ADAB” celebrated its 3rd program on January 14, 2023 in Karachi at the residence of Raziullah Khan. HALQAE SHERO ADAB is a wing of SAEEA, responsible for organizing mini-literary programs on URDU poetry and literature, etc. This time, a light musical program was also added.

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - February 04, 2023

SAEEA Progress Meeting Minutes - February 04, 2023

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

The progress meeting of Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) was held on February 04, 2023 at Faran Club, Karachi. This was the 1st meeting of the current year, 2023. KAF thanked Razi Khan for joining the SAEEA office bearer’s team as Cultural Coordinator.

Mirza Ahsan Saleem Weds Kinza Akram

Mirza Ahsan Saleem Weds Kinza Akram

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Mirza Ahsan Saleem weds Kinza Akram on December 13, 2022 in Karachi. Ahsan Saleem is the son of Mirza Saleem Baig who is an ex-employee (#75472) of the Medical Services Organization, Ras Tanura Saudi Aramco.  

Yasir Ahmed Shaikh Weds Simrah Tanveer

Yasir Ahmed Shaikh Weds Simrah Tanveer

BY Engr. Iqbal Ahmed Khan / /

Chemical engineer Yasir Ahmed Shaikh, son of Saudi Aramco retiree Manzoor Shaikh (#72818), and Simrah Tanveer tied the wedding knot on December 26, 2022. A group of friends from the Saudi Aramco Ex-Employees Association (SAEEA) attended the wedding reception along with their families.