Ramadan in Remote Areas

Ramadan in Remote Areas

BY The Arabian Sun / /

From Tanajib to Jazan and all points in between and elsewhere, Ramadan is a time each year like no other, and this year even more than usual.

CEO Video Call to Riyadh Refinery Employees

CEO Video Call to Riyadh Refinery Employees

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

In a recent video conference call with Saudi Aramco’s Riyadh Refinery and Distribution employees, Saudi Aramco president and CEO Amin Nasser reiterated that the health and well-being of every employee is essential for the company’s business continuity plans to succeed.

Mohammed Arshad Bids Farewell to Aramco After more than 38.5 Years

Mohammed Arshad Bids Farewell to Aramco After more than 38.5 Years

BY The Arabian Sun / /

After more than 38.5 years with Saudi Aramco, senior planning and performance analyst Mohammed Arshad retired this week. His decades of service to the company brought him to all corners of the Kingdom, beginning his career in October 1981 in Yanbu’, working as an admin assistant in the Yanbu’ Shops Division. 

AramcoWorld - Teaching from home? Teaching at home? We can help!

AramcoWorld - Teaching from home? Teaching at home? We can help!

BY AramcoWorld / /

Our free Classroom Guides are complete lesson plans you can adapt to home or online teaching. Today on Earth Day, we are taking a closer look at how conservationists in Lebanon are solving problems in order to save their country’s iconic cedar trees, Cedrus libani.

Aramco Supporting Communities at Home and Abroad

Aramco Supporting Communities at Home and Abroad

BY The Arabian Sun / /

In the worldwide fight to slow the spread of COVID-19, Saudi Aramco is doing its part to ensure the world has access to the energy it needs while also protecting the health and safety of its people wherever they work and live.

AramcoWorld Brings Lessons of the Globe to Schoolchildren Stuck at Home

AramcoWorld Brings Lessons of the Globe to Schoolchildren Stuck at Home

BY The Arabian Sun / /

In Austin, Texas, at Garza Independent High School, doors are shut and classrooms are empty. On the school’s website, a letter that principal Linda Webb wrote in reaction to the COVID-19 shutdown says, “All Garza students are expected to log on to Garza Online and continue their academic coursework remotely.”

Kindness in the Time of Coronavirus

Kindness in the Time of Coronavirus

BY The Arabian Sun / /

Closed schools. Shut down restaurants and businesses. Curfews and quarantine. Times are stressful, and every one of us is dealing with unexpected change in our lives, as well as a heightened level of uncertainty.

CEO Pays Digital Visit to Students Around the World

CEO Pays Digital Visit to Students Around the World

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco president and CEO Amin Nasser made a virtual visit to the U.K, Europe, U.S., and Australia to check on the well-being of some of the company’s sponsored students studying in these countries.

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.