NOV Appoints New Senior Leader in Middle East

NOV Appoints New Senior Leader in Middle East

HOUSTON – NOV Inc. (NYSE: NOV) today announced that it has promoted Adel Badghaish to the newly created role of President, NOV Saudi Arabia Limited and Managing Director, Middle East. Based in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, Badghaish will work closely with NOV’s customers to expand its presence across the Middle East and help coordinate alignment of NOV’s solutions throughout the region. Mr. Badghaish will also serve as the Company’s lead business development executive for Saudi Aramco. “Adel Badghaish’s elevation to a key senior leadership role within the global NOV organization recognizes…

Halliburton to Provide Digital Solutions for Kuwait Oil Company

Halliburton to Provide Digital Solutions for Kuwait Oil Company

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL) today announced it was awarded a contract from Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) to collaborate on their digital transformation journey through the maintenance and expansion of digital solutions for their North Kuwait asset. It will allow KOC to accelerate their data-to-decisions cycle by designing and operating digital twins of the field to automate work processes, supported by DecisionSpace® 365, a cloud-based subscription service for E&P applications. Built on an open architecture, DecisionSpace® 365 will help KOC engineers’ model, optimize and deploy intelligent work processes…

$3 Trillion is not enough

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 04 August 2020, (AETOSWire): Coronavirus pandemic, and the U.S – China trade tensions have recently hit the U.S extremely hard, which has resulted in a GDP falling a historic -32.9% in Q2 of 2020, slowing down from -5% in the previous period. Meanwhile, the US has already spent $3 trillion propping up the economy since the pandemic struck in March, which helped the short-term economic recovery from mid-April to June. Reasons for USD sell-off and Technical Outlook The greenback still struggling to find an upside momentum…

DC Hosts Webinar on US-UAE Commercial Landscape Post-COVID-19

Dubai-UAE: June 29, 2020 –  The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Washington, DC  presented an exclusive webinar titled “View from the mission in DC, US-UAE Commercial Landscape, Updates Related to COVID-19” to the collective leadership and members of the AmCham Dubai and AmCham Abu Dhabi. Saud Al Nowais, Commercial Counselor, Trade & Commercial Office for UAE Embassy, offered an overview of the commercial landscape in the two countries and provided a post-event readout of the G2G bilateral Economic Policy Dialogue (EPD), that took place between the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International…

DUBAI OPERA WELCOMES ‘THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL’, A SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO WHITNEY HOUSTON

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9March 2020: Broadway Entertainment Group and Dubai Opera announce global singing sensation Belinda Davids,who will be bringing her acclaimed tribute concert The Greatest Love of AllStarring Belinda Davidsto Dubai.Performing 3 shows only on the Dubai Opera stage from the 16 until 18 April 2020, the show promises a fitting homage to legendary diva, Whitney Houston, with plenty of power ballads and glamour. This will be the second time the production has performed in Dubai with the first being in 2013, which was the show’s debut year.The…

Halliburton Breaks Ground on First Oilfield Specialty Chemical Manufacturing Reaction Facility in Saudi Arabia

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL) is pleased to announce it will build the first oilfield chemical manufacturing reaction plant in Saudi Arabia. The Company held a ground-breaking ceremony on Monday, Feb. 18, at the plant’s PlasChem Park location in Jubail. Upon the plant’s completion in 2020, Halliburton will begin local manufacturing of specialty chemicals to help customers achieve production and reliability goals in applications from the reservoir to the refinery. “This is a strategic, targeted expansion to accelerate our fast-growing specialty chemicals business. We are excited to house this…

Hoover Ferguson Appoints Kevin Friar as President

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Hoover Ferguson, a global leader in tank and container solutions with more than 40 locations in 25 countries, announced today that it has appointed Kevin Friar as president. “We are delighted to welcome Kevin to Hoover Ferguson at such an exciting time for the company,” said Donald Young, chairman and CEO, Hoover Ferguson. “We have achieved significant growth over the past ten years, and we have ambitious goals for the future. I am confident that Kevin’s experience, skills and leadership will be instrumental in achieving our expansion and growth…