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Right time for women to join energy sector

Bahrain’s Oil Minister Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa has exhorted women to join the energy industry, saying it’s an opportune time with a promising change in the landscape, including a boom cycle and digitalisation, on the horizon.He said this in his welcome address at the 6th Leadership Excellence for Women Awards and Symposium (Lewas), held virtually, where he detailed how policy and environment are essential to ensure more women take up diverse jobs in the energy sector.He said: "We...

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Planned gas investments in Mena jump by 29pc

Despite a global demand shock, the Mena (Middle East and North Africa) region’s committed gas investments held steady compared to last year with planned investments increasing by 29 per cent to reach $126 billion. This was mainly due to the strong ongoing regional drive for cleaner power generation and improved monetisation as a feedstock for the industrial and petrochemicals sectors, said the Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (Apicorp), a multilateral development financial institution...

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