Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Completion of Construction at Saudi Polymers Company Manufacturing Facility

AL-JUBAIL, Saudi Arabia – Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (Chevron Phillips Chemical) congratulates Saudi Polymers Company (SPCo) and its joint venture partner, National Petrochemical Company, on completion of construction of the SPCo joint venture’s manufacturing facility located in Al-Jubail, Saudi Arabia. Final commissioning and testing activities continue with a priority on ensuring safe and reliable […]

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Blackboard Expands Presence in Middle East to Meet Growing Demand for Online Learning

Blackboard Inc.,  a global leader in education technology, today announced an expansion of its Middle East program with BME Holding S.A.L. (BME), a local partnership to meet growing demand for online teaching and learning solutions. With offices in Beirut and Riyadh, BME will work closely with six partners throughout the region to better support clients and […]

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UAE, Oman, Saudi to Keep Peg

The UAE and Oman will keep their currencies pegged to the dollar despite the recent downgrade of the USD to AA+ with a negative outlook, the Saudi Gazette reports, citing Albadawa news. Saudi Arabia is also inclined to stick with the peg, according to Jadwa’s Brad Bourland: “We do not think the downgrade will have […]

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