Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) has announced it is geared up for the annual maintenance shutdown that starts today (April 9).
As part of the programme, a number of process units such as hydrogen plant, visbreaker, fluidised cat
A Japan Airlines jetliner with 228 passengers was forced to turn around for an emergency landing in Tokyo on Wednesday after the aircraft's right engine shut down during a flight to the northern Hokkaido island, an airline spokesman said.
A unit of Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) will start commercial operations at its ethylene-vinyl acetate (EVA) and low-density polyethylene plant on Wednesday, Sipchem said.
Last year, Sipchem started testing t
Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) blamed plant shutdowns as it reported a 13.3 per cent drop in third-quarter net profit on Tuesday that missed analysts' forecasts.
Sipchem made a profit of SR160.6 million ($
Saudi Arabia's Yanbu National Petrochemical Co. (Yansab) complex is likely to remain shut for maintenance until the end of next week, the company said late on Sunday.
The complex has been shut down since Oct. 23, due to a prob
Most Americans found little to cheer in the congressional deal to reopen the government and avoid a national default, and Republicans suffered the biggest political damage in the crisis, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday.
A picture spoke volumes about the United States' loss of global prestige and influence due to the shutdown of its government in a partisan standoff over the federal budget and debt.
Chinese President Xi Jin
The US Congress on Wednesday approved an 11th-hour deal to end a partial government shutdown and pull the world's biggest economy back from the brink of a historic debt default that could have threatened financial calamity.
A month of combat in the US Congress over government spending showed signs on Monday of giving way to a Senate deal to reopen shuttered federal agencies and prevent an economically damaging default on federal debt.
The news led to an