What a Site to See in the Desert

What a Site to See in the Desert

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Israa Garatli used his Nikon D500 to capture this image of the abandoned flying boat wreck in the middle of the desert east of Seham Bay. “I am fortunate to be a tourist in my own country through the Saudi Aramco Employees Association’s in-Kingdom trips,” said Garatli...

George Williamson Bids Farewell After Almost 20 Years of Service

George Williamson Bids Farewell After Almost 20 Years of Service

BY The Arabian Sun / /

George Williamson recently bid farewell to Saudi Aramco after almost 20 years of service. Williamson, who began working for the company in August 2000, served in a number of roles for both Saudi Aramco and Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare (JHAH) over the years.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - August 07, 2019

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - August 07, 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

I’m surrounded by date palms. Around them run dry watercourses that look like ones I find not far from my home in Tucson, Arizona. The traditional architecture in town would not be out of place in Tucson, either—or almost anywhere from southern Spain to Mexico and up into the southwest us.

Discover the Wonder of Jordan

Discover the Wonder of Jordan

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Jordan is a place that everyone must visit at least once. It hosts one of the seven ancient wonders in the magnificent Petra, and there’s so much else to see. We traveled directly to Amman from Dammam and rented a car to explore the country. Its many archeological sites offer an excellent opportunity to relive a magnificent past.

Loss Prevention Engineers Gain Critical Skills

Loss Prevention Engineers Gain Critical Skills

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

When Najla Binmahfoodh first became a Loss Prevention Department (LPD) engineer in the Jiddah area, she knew that her main responsibilities would be focused on ensuring compliance with safety standards and work procedures, and verifying design implementation to protect assets and the lives of employees and contractors.

Dimensions International - Spring 2019

Dimensions International - Spring 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In this edition: leading a hand to save a rare bird: a joint effort between the Saudi Wildlife Authority, the Smithsonian Institution, and Saudi Aramco.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 24, 2019

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 24, 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Jean Gibran poses in her Boston apartment alongside a bust of writer and artist Kahlil Gibran sculpted and cast by her late husband, sculptor Kahlil George Gibran. The couple’s research into Gibran’s life story has led to three editions of biographies.

Scenic Beauty on the Trail to Tabuk

Scenic Beauty on the Trail to Tabuk

BY The Arabian Sun / /

With a brief stopover in Riyadh, the Tabuk region can be reached easily by a domestic flight. The roads that lead to the coast are dotted with variegated mountain ranges, the colors of the desert evolving through myriad hues, from the rocks on the ground to the red toward the more defined mountain peaks — all of this providing a strong contrast to the blue sky.

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - June 2019

Abqaiq: The Friendly City Gazette - June 2019

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.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 10, 2019

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - July 10, 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Let me start with a confession: I am no engineering whiz, but I like to know how things work. I studied religion, and I often write about art, which is how I became entranced by astrolabes. Their beauty is mesmerizing, but their efficacy as an instrument leaves me perplexed.

AramcoWorld - July 2019

AramcoWorld - July 2019

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.