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.

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.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 26, 2019

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 26, 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

When picturing the Middle Eastern and Muslim worlds, it can be difficult to see beyond news images covering politics and crises. And yet, every day—literally—dedicated photojournalists, eager to tell the whole story of those lands, are doing just that on Instagram.

Saudi Aramco and Air Products Inaugurate Saudi Arabia’s First Hydrogen Fueling Station

Saudi Aramco and Air Products Inaugurate Saudi Arabia’s First Hydrogen Fueling Station

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Saudi Aramco and Air Products (NYSE:APD) today inaugurated the first hydrogen fueling station in Saudi Arabia at Air Products’ new Technology Center in the Dhahran Techno Valley Science Park. The pilot station will fuel an initial fleet of six Toyota Mirai fuel cell electric vehicles with high-purity compressed hydrogen.

What is the ‘Future of Work’ in the Oil and Gas Industry?

What is the ‘Future of Work’ in the Oil and Gas Industry?

BY The Arabian Sun / /

The “Future of Work” is a topic on the minds of many leaders globally. What does this future hold? For many, it represents a threat — outsourcing, uncontrolled artificial intelligence (AI), and robots taking human jobs.

Aramco Trading Company Opens Fujairah Office in UAE

Aramco Trading Company Opens Fujairah Office in UAE

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

Aramco Trading Co. (ATC), which expects to see its oil trading volume rise to 6 million barrels per day (bpd) by next year, has opened its second international office in Fujairah with the firm’s chairman and senior vice president of Downstream with Saudi Aramco, Abdulaziz M. Al-Judaimi, and ATC president and CEO Ibrahim Q. Al-Buainain in attendance.

‘Biggest Loser Contest’ D&WO Health Awareness Campaign

‘Biggest Loser Contest’ D&WO Health Awareness Campaign

BY The Arabian Sun / /

As we hustle through daily life, pursuing our goals and ambitions, our health seldom comes up in the priority list. But if we really think about it, health should be our top priority in our daily to-do list.

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 12, 2019

AramcoWorld Reading Selections - June 12, 2019

BY Saudi Aramco News / /

With a large-screen television on mute and a dull winter light seeping into the sitting room of his home in Tangier’s Souani neighborhood, Mohammed Mrabet dips an old-fashioned nib pen into a dish of satiny India ink. On white paper that lays on a broad coffee table, he makes a mark.