Sipchem blames shutdowns for profit drop
Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) blamed plant shutdowns as it reported a 13.3 per cent drop in third-quarter net profit on Tuesday that missed analysts' forecasts.
Mitsubishi unit licenses propeller production to Chinese firm
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine Co (MHI-MME), a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, has signed a licensing agreement with Changzhou Zhonghai Marine Propeller Co.
Qatar's Prime Minister opens Milipol Qatar 2014
The 10th edition of the Milipol Qatar 2014 for internal State Security, was inaugurated by HE Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani yesterday.
China factory output up, GDP growth slows
China's factory output rose 8.0 per cent in September from a year earlier, beating expectations and marking a recovery from August's six-year low of 6.9 per cent.
RAK FTZ to showcase at Jordan’s F&B expo
Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) will showcase its tax-free business set-up solutions for companies in the food and beverage industry at an upcoming hospitality exhibition in Amman, Jordan.
Saudi expo to draw industry giants
Leading manufacturers targeting the construction industry from across the world will be in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to showcase their cutting-edge technologies and facilitate networking among industry peers at the Saudi Build 2014.
Qatar Airways Cargo plans freighter service to Stavanger
Qatar Airways Cargo has announced the launch of freighters to Stavanger in Norway, effective November 3.
ABB, Vestas partner to provide affordable electricity
ABB, an automation technology group, and global wind energy company Vestas, have signed a partnership agreement whereby they will contribute with their respective technologies to help rural communities gain access to affordable electricity.
CIGS solar technology ideal for Mideast says Manz
Germany-based Manz AG, a leading high-tech engineering firm, said its copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS) thin-film solar technology are less sensitive to dust, making the technology ideal for the Middle East’s desert climate.
New cyber security task force to be set up in Bahrain
Bahrain could soon get an IT security task force to protect it from cyber attacks, according to a government expert.
Aramex aims for two acquisitions in 2015
Dubai-listed logistics firm Aramex is targeting at least two acquisitions in 2015 as part of the company growth strategy, its founder and vice-chairman said on Monday.
BCB’s inflatable body armour to be displayed at Milipol
BCB International will be displaying its Inflatable Body Armour System at the International Security event, Milipol in Qatar.
High demand for building materials and construction products across the Gulf and wider...
CARPET and wooden furniture maker Mustafa Furnishing Industries has announced plans to...
RePall, the Saudi maker of plastic pallets has significantly expanded its production...
Elfab, a UK-based manufacturer of pressure relief systems, reports sales have been...
Buyers of Konica Minolta products in the GCC region contributed 86 per cent of the...
Seagate, a world leader in hard disk drives and storage solutions, has said investments...
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Gulf Industry Fair
The Gulf Industry Fair is the highly acclaimed trade exhibition for the GCC which has established itself as the unrivalled marketing platform for specialist industrial products and service providers, distributors and agencies representing the key segments of: Aluminium, Industrial Processes and Manufacturing, Steel and Alloys, Energy & Environmental Protection, Logistics & Industrial Facilities, Ports & Maritime Industries, Training for Industry and Industrial Safety & Security.
Over 100 companies from more than 16 countries participated in the seventh Gulf Industry Fair from 4th to 6th February 2014 at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre (BIECC).