Posted: 12-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL.First, the bad news - China's constrained rare earth supplies will be an "irreversible trend" and prices will remain at high levels, according to Zhang Zhong, general manager of Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare-Earth Hi-Tech Co. Zhang should know, as his concern is China's leading rare earths producer - the Baatou mine produces more than 95 percent of China's production, while Chinese mines currently account for 97 percent of global supplies. The increase in global demand for rare earth metals has sent prices soaring in world markets. According to the China Nonferrous M
Posted: May 26, 2015
UAE. Dubai Aerospace Enterprise announced the signing of a definitive agreement to sell 100% of StandardAero to an affiliate of Veritas Capital. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Posted: May 25, 2015
UAE. Experts at Masdar Institute gathering reveal world of possibilities for "super material".
Posted: May 21, 2015
UAE. The GCC petrochemicals industry has been growing on a CAGR of 8% over the past five years increasing from 37.2 in 2008 to 67.6 million tons by the year 2014.
Posted: May 19, 2015
UAE. Luminous Carpets: a practical application for high traffic sites such as airports, and a possible effective emergency safety mechanism in hotel corridors.
Posted: May 19, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Center to to provide end-to-end services and skills for petroleum refinery and petrochemical companies in the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries.
Posted: April 21, 2015
UAE. Company warned of the damaging effects from the flow in Chinese and Turkish steel to the UAE markets.
Posted: April 18, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Emirates President Tim Clark said at a press conference in London that engines for some of the 50 jets could be converted to more efficient neo types.
Posted: April 10, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Move further underscores the company's commitment to this evolving technology that is pushing the industry to rapidly develop new materials and processes.
Posted: March 29, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. SABIC reiterates commitment to China and Asia as a partner for sustainable development and inclusive growth; emphasises that continued investments in people and innovation is key.
Posted: March 26, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Hikma is a global manufacturer of branded and generic injectable drugs; The company proposing to issue benchmark-size unsecured notes to refinance its Bedford acquisition bridge facility; The outlook is stable.
Posted: March 25, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Ma'aden, the leading mining and metals company, partners with the GCC Board Directors Institute in committing to high corporate governance standards.
Posted: March 24, 2015
UAE. Deloitte: Mining sector faces challenges in price volatility, geopolitical turmoil, rising costs, declining grades and a general lack of financing.
Posted: March 24, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. The investment marks Jadwa's eighth private equity deal and follows a series of successful milestones in the company's private equity business.
Posted: March 13, 2015
EGYPT. More than 2500 global leaders, including heads of state, public figures, chairmen and CEOs of multinational corporations; Event organised by Richard Attias & Associates.
Posted: March 10, 2015
Morocco. The desalination plant will have the capacity to supply more than 500,000 people and will ensure the socio-economic development of the region.


date:Posted: June 29, 2015
UAE. The best thing governments can do to help entrepreneurs in the Middle East is to encourage professional development through education and apprenticeships, rather than through hiring quotas.
date:Posted: June 29, 2015
UAE. Risk management must respond to "the new normal", an environment of continual regulatory change and ever more demanding expectations, according to the latest Deloitte Global risk management survey.
date:Posted: June 28, 2015
UAE. According to a new study from The Boston Consulting Group, a "monster" of complexity and inefficiency has devoured a significant portion of the value created by the region's E&P industry in the past decade.
UAE. Risk management must respond to "the new normal", an environment of continual regulatory change and ever more demanding expectations, according to the latest Deloitte Global risk management survey.
UAE. The Middle East has a unique set of challenges and opportunities with regard to creating large, mixed-use developments; In this interview, Louise Adams, Aurecon's former Country Manager UAE, describes the importance of investing in master planning and some of the current opportunities and trends within this region.