CEO National Day Message

CEO National Day Message

BY The Arabian Sun / /

On Saudi Arabia’s National Day, we unite to express our appreciation to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Their leadership and vision are an inspiration to us all.

Keeping in Touch with AramcoWorld and ASC Digital Platforms

Keeping in Touch with AramcoWorld and ASC Digital Platforms

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

ASC was pleased to help support the 18th Biennial Aramco Brat Reunion, and to help Brats and their families keep in touch with the larger Aramco community going forward, we want to make sure you are aware of all the digital platforms available to you.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - Septembert 15, 2021

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - Septembert 15, 2021

BY AramcoWorld / /

Custom designed to travel up and down the daunting slopes of the mountains that separate Beirut and Damascus, the railroad linking what are now the capitals of Lebanon and Syria was a world-class engineering feat of the late 19th century.

AramcoWorld - September 2021

AramcoWorld - September 2021

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.

Aramco Announces Major Expansion of its Industrial Investment Program

Aramco Announces Major Expansion of its Industrial Investment Program

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Aramco today announced a major expansion of its industrial investment program, Aramco Namaat, with the signing of 22 new Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) and 1 joint venture (JV) agreement focused on capacity building in four key sectors: sustainability, technology, industrial and energy services, and advanced materials.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - Septembert 01, 2021

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - Septembert 01, 2021

BY AramcoWorld / /

In her home in Almaty, Kazakhstan, Doszhanova’s granddaughter Aizhan Yershina proudly maintains a shelf of family photos that includes a portrait of her grandmother as a young woman taken from a 1913 photo, lower, that shows Doszhanova flanked by classmates at the time of her graduation from secondary school at the Women’s Gymnasium of Orenburg.

Sweet, Mangrove Honey

Sweet, Mangrove Honey

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Driving along the beaches of Tarut, Saihat, and Safwa, a person will pass by places with extensive mangrove forests, and this year some entrepreneurs are monetizing those places sustainably via bees. Like fruit trees, mangroves grow flowers that turn into small, green fruits, and the bees are loving the nectar they are finding.

Abdullah M. Al-Ghamdi and Nabil K. Al-Dabal Retire

Abdullah M. Al-Ghamdi and Nabil K. Al-Dabal Retire

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Abdullah M. Al-Ghamdi has retired as vice president of Gas Operations after a career spanning 37 years. Al-Ghamdi was recognized at a ceremony in Aramco’s Dhahran headquarters by corporate management. Nabil K. Al-Dabal, outgoing vice president of Human Resources (HR), has praised Aramco’s efforts on employee development on his retirement from the company.

Tony Morcos and His Wife to Retire After 11 Years

Tony Morcos and His Wife to Retire After 11 Years

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Anthony G. “Tony” Morcos will be retiring from Aramco after more than 13 years in Saudi Arabia, and more than 11 years with the company. His most recent position has been a facilities planning specialist in the Process Automation Group of the Facilities Planning Department.

Launch of Railway Service Between al-Hasa and Abqaiq

Launch of Railway Service Between al-Hasa and Abqaiq

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Aramco has launched a new medium of transportation for employees commuting from al-Hasa to Abqaiq, utilizing the existing rails with a new scheduled trip, designated for Aramco employees.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - August 18, 2021

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - August 18, 2021

BY AramcoWorld / /

At the end of the 19th century, the East African archipelago of Zanzibar was the capital of cloves. Ninety percent of the world’s cloves grew there. People used cloves for numbing a toothache, seasoning a biryani or pulao rice dish or even for stringing into an ornamental, aromatic necklace.

A Tale of Two Realities in the Ancient Bahraini Capital of al Muharraq

A Tale of Two Realities in the Ancient Bahraini Capital of al Muharraq

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Exploring the island nation of Bahrain means venturing between two contrasting realities: The futuristic modern architecture and the ancient fortresses by the sea. On an island so attentive to modernity you would never expect to find in the downtown alleys the beauty of dwellings from the past.

Enviro News: 2020 - Issue 31

Enviro News: 2020 - Issue 31

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In this edition of Enviro News, learn more about Yanbu’ Refinery Water Conservation Initiative, The Story Behind Acrylamide, Products from Carbon Dioxide, Water Sustainability Matters, Health Risks of Mobile Phone Technology, and more...

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - August 4, 2021

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - August 4, 2021

BY AramcoWorld / /

In 1980 Saint Laurent acquired Jardin Majorelle, his third and largest Marrakesh villa and former home of another French artist whose life and work was inspired by the city; painter and gardener Jacques Majorelle. The Jardin Majorelle is now a popular museum and garden.