Saudi Arabia turns to China to develop hydrogen projects

Saudi Arabia will initiate discussions with China for the development of the hydrogen as the Gulf country envisagesto reach net zero by 2060. The cabinet, Arab New notes citing state-run news agency SPA, has delegated the Kingdom’s Energy minister to Read more

4 Tunisian workers die in oil platform accident in Libya

Four Tunisians workers have lost their lives during an accident on the Bouri Offshore Field, about 120 kilometers north of the Libyan coast, the consul general of the North African country in Tripoli told state-run agency TAP, Webdo Tunis reports. Read more

QatarEnergy wins exploration contract in Canada

QatarEnergy also known as Qatar Petroleum has signed an agreement with ExxonMobil Canada to take part in oil exploration Hampden, a town in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Zawya reports. The state-run company will control 40 per cent Read more

EGYPS 2021 to take place in February next year

The Egyptian capital will stage next year in February the Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS) 2021, a major conference and exhibition for the sector in the region, Trade Arabia reports. The event; the 5th edition, was previously scheduled in June this Read more

Fire breaks out in Kuwait’s Mina Al-Ahmadi refinery

A fire ravaged Monday through Mina Al-Ahmadi refinery in Kuwait after an explosion was heard in the area, Arab News reports, citing state-run news agency KUNA. The fire broke out reportedly in the atmospheric residue desulphurization (ARD) unit. “The firefighting Read more

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Co. wins construction contract of five solar plants in Iraq

The UAE and Iraq signed on Wednesday a contract to build five electric power plants using solar energy, Arab News reports citing state-run Iraqi News Agency (INA). The Iraqi Ministry of Electricity and the National Investment Authority signed the deal Read more

Egypt, Japanese giant Toyota to explore blue ammonia production

The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum signed a memorandum of understanding with Japan’s Toyota Tsusho to assess the opportunities for producing blue ammonia in Egypt, Arab News reports citing Asharq. The ministry in the statement said economic facilities studies and the Read more