Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Twitter Facebook Instagram Icon Linkedin Youtube Google Plus Icon Snapchat Alexa Icon RSS
Eye of Riyadh

Saline Water Conversion Corporation receives its Guinness Book of Records certificate
Environment & Energy | Saturday 10 February, 2018 1:34 am
The Saline Water Conversion Corporation has received a certificate from the Guinness Book of Records showing that it holds the world record for seawater desalination. The government-owned company, which has its headquarters in Riyadh, produces five million cubic meters of water a day. A...
Etihad and Zayed Higher Organisation for Humanitarian Care and Special Needs Mark Uae Environment Day
Environment & Energy | Thursday 8 February, 2018 1:09 pm
Etihad Aviation Group and Zayed Higher Organisation for Humanitarian Care and Special Needs have collaborated to commemorate UAE Environment Day.    More than 80 people participated in the event, which took place at a farm in Bani Yas, and included tree planting and harvesting as...
Mineral resources remain key to Vision 2030 success: Al-Falih
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 7 February, 2018 4:49 am
Under the slogan “Bounties of our land,” Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih inaugurated the 12th International Geological Conference on Sunday and an accompanying exhibition at a local hotel in Jeddah. The conference has been organized by the Saudi Geological Survey (SGS) in...
SEC volunteer program helps promote safety
Environment & Energy | Sunday 4 February, 2018 9:01 am
The Saudi Electricity Company’s program “Alkahraba Friend” has attracted thousands of Saudi and expat volunteers and encouraged them to report any observations regarding electricity safety by sending a WhatsApp message to 0533991100 or on alkahrabafriend on Twitter. The...
SR220m project to set up solar-powered desal plant in KAEC
Environment & Energy | Friday 2 February, 2018 6:10 am
KING Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) has signed a contract with Metito Saudi Ltd (Metito) for the design and construction of a seawater desalination plant powered by solar energy and valued at SR220 million. The seawater treatment and desalination plant will start with the capacity to produce 30,000...
Ideas to Solve Global Oil and Gas Challenges Meet Funding at Rdpetro 2018
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 31 January, 2018 11:30 am
Research and Development Petroleum Conference and Exhibition, RDPETRO, the largest oil and gas conference in the world fully dedicated to research and development, opens in Abu Dhabi on May 13 and 14.   RDPETRO is where technology innovators, startups and academia can compete for and...
Belgium to set up training center in Riyadh for maintenance of power sets
Environment & Energy | Sunday 28 January, 2018 2:55 am
Belgium will set up a training center for its country’s energy-saving machines used in the Kingdom. The announcement was made on Thursday at a presentation held at the residence of the Belgian ambassador in the Kingdom, Geert Criel. The presentation about the energy-saving machines was...
Tilal Liwa Hotel Installs First Electric Car Charging Station in Al Dhafra Region
Environment & Energy | Friday 26 January, 2018 8:49 am
Tilal Liwa Hotel, in partnership with Global Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT), has stepped up to support the clean energy initiative of the country by installing electric charging station in the facility, the first of its kind in the Al Dhafra region.   The Arabian-inspired hotel...
Bahri welcomes New Year with addition of ‘Kassab’ as its first VLCC in 2018
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 24 January, 2018 8:00 am
Marking a strong start for 2018, Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, today accepted the delivery of its first Very Large Crude-oil Carrier (VLCC) this year ‘Kassab’ to enhance the company’s maritime offering and increase its market share in crude oil...
Bahrain Renewable Energy Policy to be outlined at S.U.N Forum
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 24 January, 2018 7:00 am
The Kingdom of Bahrain’s Net Metering Policy will be detailed at the Solar Utilities Network (S.U.N) forum on 7th February at Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre.    The Bahrain Unit for Sustainable Energy (SEU) a joint initiative of the UNDP and the...
Emirates NBD expands operations in KSA
Emirates NBD expands operations in KSA
Monday 16 April, 2018 2:37