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: February 28, 2016
UAE. Emirates Extrusion, White Aluminium to increase capacity by 10,000 tonnes; New extrusion line, powder coating, anodizing plant launch by July 2016.
Posted: February 27, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. APR Energy commissions gas turbine plant for industrial customer in Egypt.
Posted: February 27, 2016
UAE. Phoenix Contact to display innovative new products at Middle East Electricity 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 01-03 March.
Posted: February 23, 2016
UAE. Mubadala's Cyril Arar appointed as Chairman; Ismail Ali Abdulla becomes Deputy CEO and Murray Hundleby as General Counsel.
Posted: February 19, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Board directors of Saudi Aramco and Dow jointly visit industrial complex; World's largest ever built in a single phase, to be fully operational in 2017.
Posted: February 9, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. TM2500+ aeroderivative mobile units provide "black-start" capability to deliver approximately 180 MW of fast power in isolated desert areas.
Posted: February 9, 2016
UAE. "The future of making products in the machinery and specialty vehicles industries is changing quickly and the expectations for online services have increased."
Posted: February 3, 2016
UAE. "Dubai's sustainability drive has become a global role model, with district cooling playing a key role," says Empower CEO.
Posted: February 3, 2016
EGYPT. The Egypt Energy Investment Summit will cover central issues including the progress in the renewable energy FIT programme, the 'Build-Own-Operate' projects and the IPP scheme.
Posted: February 3, 2016
OMAN. The contract aligns with PDO's "In County Value" initiative to promote local manufacturing; Integrated approach by PDO on Reciprocating Rod Pump equipment & service will enhance operational efficiency.
Posted: February 2, 2016
UAE. Firm's three UK manufacturing plants break the 500,000 production milestone in 2015; Company's UK production output more than trebles since 2009
Posted: February 1, 2016
UAE. Abu Dhabi's Global Aerospace Summit to discuss aviation industrial automation: the upside and workforce challenges.
Posted: January 30, 2016
EGYPT. "Our exit from MGM and UGC marks the year ahead of us as one where Qalaa will continue to push forward in the delivery of its strategy and the execution of our asset divestment program."
Posted: January 29, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. The Sniper ATP Expanded Repair Capability center provides sustainment support for Sniper ATPs. Due to its in-Kingdom location, the center helps expedite repair times, improving fleet readiness.
Posted: January 29, 2016
IRAQ. The value of the contracts signed totals more than US$1 billion; Technology upgrades, advanced solutions and maintenance to generate added power from MoE's fleet of GE's heavy duty gas turbines across the country.


date:Posted: May 2, 2016
QATAR. The government intends to support the private sector in a comprehensive manner by allowing private sector insurance companies to provide healthcare insurance cover for everyone.
date:Posted: May 2, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. In the grand scheme of geopolitics, over time the role of individuals is largely washed out - to be overly simplistic, the individuals rarely matter.
date:Posted: May 2, 2016
UAE. Average villa yields of 4.7% and apartments at 7.5% put affordable units at top of investor and tenant wish list; villa and apartment sales remain flat with prices down just 1.1% and 0.7% respectively, according to Chestertons MENA latest report.
INTERNATIONAL. "It's going to come to a point where there is just going to be no real economical benefit to any kind of production staying at any kind of level in those countries. And once they come off, that's going to obviously support oil prices."