Experts to discuss Saudi steel industry at Riyadh forum

The event, the first international steel summit in the Kingdom, will bring together local, regional and global industry leaders. (Supplied)
Updated 14 November 2018
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Experts to discuss Saudi steel industry at Riyadh forum

  • The event, the first international steel summit in the Kingdom, will bring together local, regional and global industry leaders

JEDDAH: The Saudi International Iron and Steel Conference, organized by the National Committee for Steel Industry, will be held in Riyadh in March 2019 as part of efforts to develop and promote growth in the Saudi steel industry.
The event, the first international steel summit in the Kingdom, will bring together local, regional and global industry leaders to discuss critical issues affecting the future of the nation’s steel industry.
“The steel industry is strategically important to the economic future of the country,” said Rayed Abdullah Al-Ajaji, the chairman of NCSI.
“Our country has invested billions over the years in world-class facilities that manufacture the highest-quality steel products and we must work together to ensure it remains competitive and thriving.”


Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center launches “Kingdom of Energy” podcast

Updated 24 May 2019
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Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center launches “Kingdom of Energy” podcast

  • The program targets decision makers, specialists and workers in the energy sectors

RIYADH: The King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC) has inaugurated a podcast program, titled “Kingdom of Energy”, through which specialized researchers can talk about energy economics, policies, techniques and related environmental issues.

The podcast is an opportunity for people interested in the field of energy to listen to the opinions of specialists in the field, including workers or partners of the center, whether local or international cadres.

The program targets decision makers, specialists and workers in the energy sectors through a new platform on the center’s website, allowing visitors to listen to podcast episodes.

The program is working on producing “Kingdom of Energy” episodes on a regular basis. The first episode is now available on the website in English, and another series is to be produced in Arabic.

KAPSARC is a non-profit research center that conducts independent research into global energy economics, policies, techniques and related environmental studies. The center seeks to find solutions for the most-effective and productive use of energy to promote economic and social growth locally, regionally and internationally.