Oil tanks seen at the Saudi Aramco facility in Dammam. Reuters
Saudi Aramco is set to raise $12 billion with its first international bond issue after receiving more than $100 billion in orders, a record breaking vote of market confidence for the oil giant. State-owned Aramco›s bond issue, split into maturities ranging from three to 30 years, is seen as a gauge of potential investor interest in the Saudi company›s eventual initial public offering.
Riyadh is committed to “stabilise” the oil market after a US decision to end sanction exemptions for Iran’s customers, Saudi Arabia›s Energy Minister Khalid Al Falih said on Monday. The kingdom reaffirms its longstanding policy, which seeks to stabilise the markets at all times,” he said in a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency.
Gulf Stevedoring Contracting Company (GSCCO), part of the Gulftainer group of companies, has entered an agreement with Red Sea Marine Services Company Limited to manage and operate King Fahad Industrial Port in Yanbu (KFIP).
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) signed an agreement to encourage and protect investments between the UAE and the Hong Kong Government, as part of the ministry’s efforts to protect the nation’s investments abroad and to attract foreign investments.
DMCC — the world’s leading free zone and Dubai Government Authority for commodities trade and enterprise — announced on Tuesday its official support for GPC Convention 2020 — the global pulse industry’s premier event
Bahrain is one of the top 10 startup ecosystems with the largest share of female founders, according to the 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER), launched at the recent TNW conference in Amsterdam.