The popularity of smartphones will drive internet usage in the region, says Global Web Index
Total has opened its newest Middle Eastern plant in King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC)
The re-balance in the lubricants economy; UEIL conference contributions, refining over-capacity squeezes the oil majors and the Middle East enters the fray and how the lubes industry is helping to drive F1.
Syria's oil production is suffering as rebels capture oil fields.
Economic growth in Middle East and North Africa oil-exporting countries is expected to fall this year.
Iraq will spend $130bn on developing the country's upstream sector, while Libya's output has also risen as a result of local and inward investment.
Lukoil has pulled out of plans to develop Quarna-1, while Israeli court says 'yes' to Meged drilling and Egyptian blocs put up for auction.
A Saudi group is looking to offload its stake in a JV with Fuchs Petrolub as the German company eyes investment in Australia
A shipping jam is underway Chinese ports as imports arrive to replace the Iranian oil gap.
China is building another massive landmark to rival Dubai's tallest.
The World Petroleum Congress believes the oil sector needs to work harder to bring young people into the industry
Jordan deals with China and Estonia to develop world's largest shale oil power plants.
A new recycling plant is already prevent significant damage from dumped waste oil in the Kingdom.
RPS Energy's Simon Telling surveys the current political climate in the Middle East and its potential impact on oil supplies.
Engen has concluded its purchase of Chevron assets in Africa as Kline projects base oil growth in Africa and Middle East to 2019.
Shell completed the sale of its Greek downstream businesses, while Saudi Aramco has clinched $8.5bn funding for a new refinery.
Labelling and chemicals lead the news this month, ups and downs for BASF, China's Sinopec revealed its global ambitions for the lubricants market and why grease is good for the bottom line.
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