• Bahrain grants more frequency licences to mobile operators


    Bahrain’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has granted additional frequency licences to mobile operators in the 800 and 2600 MHz bands to meet the increasing demand for mobile services in Bahrain.

  • India to contribute 35pc of Asia LNG regasification by 2023


    India is expected to drive capacity growth in Asia’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification industry from planned and announced (new-build) projects between 2019 and 2023, contributing around 35 per cent of the total growth, said a report.

  • CG Power unit wins Saudi windfarm contract


    CG Power & Industrial Solutions said its subsidiary, CG Holdings Belgium NV Systems Division, has secured a contract to design and build high-voltage substations for a 400 MW wind farm in the Al Jouf region of Saudi Arabia.

  • Symantec launches new cloud access security solution


    Symantec Corp, a world leading cyber security company, has announced its new cloud access security solution to help secure cloud and internet access and use in an enterprise environment.

  • Careem NOW expands services into Makkah


    Careem NOW, a digital platform for delivery of goods and services in the region, has expanded its delivery services to Makkah, Saudi Arabia.

  • Schneider Electric provides aid to talented Serbian students


    Schneider Electric said it has signed an agreement with two Serbian institutions - Faculty of Technical Sciences in Novi Sad, and the Faculty of Electrical Engineering in Belgrade, to provide educational support for the most talented students.

  • Scottish subsea robotics group names new CEO


    Scotland-based subsea robotics company Rovop has appointed its current chairman David Lamont as the new chief executive officer replacing Steven Gray who steps down from his post, after eight years leading the company.

  • Bilfinger wins multiple engineering contracts in Abu Dhabi


    Global engineering and industrial services provider Bilfinger has been awarded multiple prestigious engineering contracts by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc).

  • Arkan Building Materials unit in collaboration with NCF


    UAE-based Arkan Building Materials Company said one of its units Al Ain Cement Factory has reached an agreement with the National Cement Factory (NCF) thus paving the way for new collaboration opportunities in the UAE cement market.

  • Mobily posts $878m revenue in Q2


    Mobily, a leading telecom provider in Saudi Arabia has posted growth in its revenues of SR3.3 billion ($878 million) in the second quarter of the year, marking a year-on-year (YoY) growth of 15.1 per cent.

  • Dubai DED issues 2,394 new licences in June


    Dubai’s Department of Economic Development (DED) issued 2,394 new licenses for various professional, commercial, industrial and tourism activities in June, a media report said.

  • Alba completes Line 6 pots handover; set for safe start-up

    CONSTRUCTION IN FINAL STAGES
    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has announced the successful handover of the remaining 106 pots under the Potline 6 expansion project. Since its commissioning last year, there has been a gradual ramp-up with a total of 424 pots now handed over.

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