Thursday, February 19, 2015

Egyptian-Jordanian project to get Iraqi gas

shafaaq: "Al-Araby al-Jadeed newspaper reported, a statement quoted the Jordanian minister as saying that the gas pipeline, which is intended to be implemented, will work on the oil pipeline, which will extend between Iraq and Jordan in terms of the use of gas to generate electricity and run special pumps of the pipeline, in addition to providing the Jordanian and Egyptian sides with their needs from natural gas."

Monday, February 16, 2015

Record number ride Dubai Metro in 2014

The National: "“People have started to grasp the benefits of using public transport systems including the peace of mind and hassle-free mobility as well as the reduced expenses on fuel and vehicle maintenance.”"

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Dubai leader calls for #freetransit for public and private employees "He added that the municipality intends to send a clear message to people about the benefits of using public transport, both in terms of reducing the CO2 levels and reducing the number of vehicles on the road.
He urged private sector employers to offer their employees benefits such as free Nol cards for using public transport, which the municipality is offering its workers.
“This is a good initiative and I am really happy to be part of the campaign. I left my car at home today and used public transport. It is good to have the freedom sometimes. I didn’t have to worry about anything like traffic and parking,” said Eisa Ahmad, an Emirati motorist"

Sunday, February 1, 2015

ISIS seizes oil facility in Kirkuk producing 10,000 bpd

Al Arabiya News: "A small crude oil station has been seized by ISIS militants in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, security and oil officials told Reuters news agency on Saturday, adding that 15 employees were missing."