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.

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.

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.

AramcoWorld: Digital Learning Resources For Your Discovery

AramcoWorld: Digital Learning Resources For Your Discovery

BY AramcoWorld / /

As many of us worldwide begin to alter our familiar routines to protect public health, we would like to highlight for you AramcoWorld’s free educational online resources: in-depth, award-winning feature articles; Classroom Guides; video channel, and our collections of recipes and book reviews.

CEO on Coronavirus: People are Our Priority

CEO on Coronavirus: People are Our Priority

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The health and well-being of our people is our top priority with the onset of COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) spreading globally. That was the message of Saudi Aramco president and CEO Amin Nasser in a recent conference call with management.

Saudi Aramco Annual Report 2019

Saudi Aramco Annual Report 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

The financial and operational aspects of Saudi Aramco are covered in this Annual Report. The Annual Report covers the period from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 and has been issued in both Arabic and English. In the event of any discrepancy, the Arabic version shall prevail.

'Desert Diamonds' Dhahran Quilting Community Surges

'Desert Diamonds' Dhahran Quilting Community Surges

BY The Arabian Sun / /

It’s a good time to be crafty because the Dhahran Oasis Quilt Guild (DOQG) is experiencing a resurgence in popularity, and that is translating to more quilting classes and a growing quilting community.

Ministry of Energy Directed Saudi Aramco to Raise Maximum Capacity

Ministry of Energy Directed Saudi Aramco to Raise Maximum Capacity

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco announces that it received a directive from the Ministry of Energy to increase its maximum sustainable capacity (MSC) from 12 million barrels per day (MMBD) to 13 MMBD. It is to be noted that the MSC is determined by the State pursuant to the Hydrocarbons Law, enacted by Royal Decree M/37, dated 12/20/2017.

Aramco Announces Partnership with Formula 1®

Aramco Announces Partnership with Formula 1®

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Aramco, the world’s largest integrated oil and gas company, today announced a long term global sponsorship with Formula 1®, connecting the Company to a worldwide audience of 500 million racing fans. This agreement marks the Company’s first global sponsorship of a major sporting event.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - January/February 2020

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - January/February 2020

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Abqaiq The Friendly City Gazette is a free monthly publication published by the Southern Area/Central Region Community Services Department for Saudi Aramco employees and dependents in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.