NBK Research: GCC bond and sukuk issuance surged by $32bn in Q1-2019
About $30bn in fund inflows expected following JP Morgan Emerging Markets Bond Index inclusion
Around 1,158 announced petrochemical plants to come online in the next nine years
Around 1,158 planned and announced plants are slated to come online in the next nine years, primarily in Asia and the Middle East. Asia, the Middle East, and North America are the top regions contributing to capacity additions in the next nine years.
Opinion: A year of transformation for the GCC chemical industry
Closer collaboration and strategic foreign partnerships will play a key role in securing the GCC chemical industry’s future, comments Dr Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun.
ENOC to open 45 new service stations in Saudi Arabia in five years
ENOC Group announced major expansion plans to build 45 new service stations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia over the next five years.
Preparations underway for 2019 Saudi Plastics and Petrochemicals Trade Exhibition
Preparations for the 16th edition of Saudi Plastics and Petrochemicals Trade Exhibition, organised by Riyadh Exhibitions Company, are underway.
Bahrain's Bapco to automate VAT in partnership with Innovate Tax
The regional oil and gas leader consolidates its position as an important contributor to modern Bahrain's economy as it invests in finance system upgrades in readiness for the country’s VAT regime, which comes into force on 1 January 2019.