Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019

Chemicals, Singapore

Chemicals backbone of ASEAN industry

Singapore is fifth largest refinery export hub, despite having no natural resources.


Nov 14, 2018

Energy | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Lebanon International Investment Forum

Discover investment opportunities at Lebanon’s international forum

Find out about the latest business openings in Lebanon’s oil and gas, infrastructure and power sectors


Mar 21, 2018

Energy | Infrastructure | Middle East | Lebanon

Kuwait O&G Summit

Kuwait Ministry of Oil & KPC to host 5th Kuwait Oil & Gas Summit alongside CWC Group in Kuwait City

Jamal Abdulaziz Jaafar, CEO of KOC

Kuwait is planning to invest $112 billion in the next five years in the oil and gas sector to boost production, the CEO of Kuwait Petroleum Corp. said,... Mar 21, 2018

Energy | Middle East | Kuwait

Sosei World Co., Japan

Sosei Water: an answer to fracking concerns?

An environmentally minded Japanese company has developed a special water with unique properties that allow it to be used to power engines and even as... Jan 24, 2018

Energy | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Extractive Industries Côte d’Ivoire

Foreign investments in mining, oil and gas to drive future growth

Amara Mining will invest around $430 million to build one of the continent’s largest gold mines at Yaoure, while Exxon Mobil returns to the country... Aug 03, 2017

Energy | Africa | Ivory Coast

Energy in Ghana

Tackling the ‘dumsor’ crisis

Ghana wants to lower its dependence on the Akosombo Dam on the Volta River, which contributes around 60 percent of the country’s energy supply (Credit: ZSM)

President Nana Akufo-Addo came to power in January with a number of important economic challenges to address – amongst them is Ghana’s power... Jun 29, 2017

Energy | Africa | Ghana

Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah

Industry veteran establishes first energy think tank in the Middle East

Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah, one of the architects behind Qatar’s transformation into the leading exporter of liquefied natural gas, has established... Jun 04, 2017

Energy | Middle East | Qatar

Qatar Energy Policy

Industry veteran establishes first energy think tank in the Middle East

Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah, one of the architects behind Qatar’s transformation into the leading exporter of liquefied natural gas, has established... May 05, 2017

Energy | Middle East | Qatar

Peru Extractive Industries

‘High-quality’ investors sought in minerals and hydrocarbons

Photo: Unido, Sebastian Castañeda, El Comercio

With huge potential resources offshore and in the Andean mountains, where which President Kuczynski says lie ‘the world’s greatest resources’,... Apr 04, 2017

Energy | Mining | South America | Peru

Renewable Energy

World’s leading gas exporter wants to become champion of renewable energy

Qatar is one of the few countries that can handle the full LNG production chain: upstream, downstream and transport, for which the country has the largest LNG tanker fleet in the world

Big investments such as the $10 billion Barzan Gas Project will help Qatar to secure its leading position in LNG production in the face of growing competition.... Feb 27, 2017

Energy | Middle East | Qatar

Great Inga Dam project

A solution to Africa’s power deficit

The Inga Dam phase I and II

The ambitious Great Inga Dam project on the Congo River, has the potential to generate 42,000 MW, enough electricity to power DRC and much of the continent.... Feb 13, 2017

Energy | Africa | Democratic Republic of Congo

Diversity in Energy

The quest for the right power mix sparks surge in green energy potential

Left: Keizo Morikawa, President, RD & CEO, Cosmo Energy Holdings Co., Ltd. / Right: Akira Nagai, President & CEO, Harmonic Drive Systems Inc.

Top Japanese companies are now distancing themselves from their country’s over-reliance on nuclear power generation to focus on safer, economically... Oct 15, 2016

Energy | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Chemical industry at the core of Singapore innovation

Henri Nejade
CEO of Brenntag Asia Pacific

The Wordlfolio talks with Henri Nejade, CEO of Brenntag Asia Pacific.


Nov 19, 2018

Engineering solutions

Ms. Cheng Woei Fen
Chairwomen-cum-CEO of Mun Siong Engineering

One of Singapore’s leading integrated service providers since 1969, Mun Siong Engineering... Nov 15, 2018

ExxonMobil Growing Along With Singapore

Mr. Gan Seow Kee
Chairman & Managing Director of ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Global energy giant ExxonMobil of the United States is one of the oldest American companies... Nov 12, 2018

KOC Exploring New Frontiers

Mr. Jamal Abdul Aziz Jaafar
CEO of Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)

In this interview, Jamal Abdul Aziz Jaafar discusses how KOC is looking for partners to... Oct 01, 2018

Boosting its downstream capacities

Bakheet Al-Rashidi
Minister of Oil

In this interview, Minister of Oil Bakheet Al-Rashidi discusses the major oil and gas projects... Sep 10, 2018

‘We are not a gas station. We have more to contribute to the world’

Mr. Abdulnaser Alfulaij
CEO Kuwait Gulf Oil Company

A fully owned subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC), Kuwait Gulf Oil Company... Sep 10, 2018

KPI: Fostering innovation and new partnerships in a changing global energy landscape

Nabil Bourisli
KPI President & KPC Holdings Aruba CEO

Kuwait Petroleum International, known by its trademark Q8, is the downstream arm of the... Jul 02, 2018

Revolutionary water, made in Japan

Mr. Toshiharu Fukai
President of Sosei World

The Worldfolio interviews Mr. Toshiharu Fukai, President of Sosei World, which has developed... Jan 24, 2018

Ready to power up the ASEAN

Tsutomu Kumagai
President of Tokyo Energy & Systems Inc. (TES)

With 70 years of experience in the Japanese domestic market, Tokyo Energy & Systems... Dec 12, 2017

‘LNG is becoming the preferred choice of clean, affordable and abundant energy’

Patrice Girard
Manging Director and CEO of Brunei LNG

Patrice Girard, Manging Director and CEO of Brunei LNG, discusses economic diversification... Nov 15, 2017

Brunei heads further downstream

Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Singamanteri Colonel (Retired) Dato Seri Setia (Dr.) Awang Haji Mohammad Yasmin bin Haji Umar
Minister of Energy and Industry at the Prime Minister’s Office in Brunei

An interview with Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Singamanteri Colonel (Retired) Dato Seri Setia... Oct 18, 2017

Deregulating energy in Japan

Mr. Michiaki Hirose
President of Tokyo Gas

‘Energy is one of the biggest problems we are encountering and the de-regulation is... Oct 10, 2017

Fueling economic growth in Mindanao

Mr. Tirso G. Santillan
Executive Vice President and CEO Alsons Power Group

Mr. Tirso G. Santillan, Executive Vice President and CEO of The Alsons Power Group, discusses... Sep 04, 2017

Moving from hydro to a hybrid power generation system

Mr. Fred Oware
CEO of BUI Power Authority (BPA)

In this interview with Upper Reach, Fred Oware, CEO of Bui Power Authority, discusses the... Jun 24, 2017

Securing access to power

Hon. Boakye Agyarko
Minister of Energy

In this interview with The Worldfolio, Boakye Agyarko, Ghana´s Minister of Energy,... Jun 23, 2017

International investors sought to exploit Argentina’s energy resources

Alejandro Bulgheroni
Chairman of Grupo Bridas and Honorary Chairman of Pan American Energy (PAE)

Recently declared as Argentina’s wealthiest individual, Alejandro Bulgheroni has built... May 22, 2017

‘GEpetrol's mandate is to be involved in the economic fabric of the country’

Antonio Oburu Ondo
General Manager of GEpetrol

GEpetrol was established as the National Oil Company of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea... Feb 21, 2017

West Group at the forefront of the green revolution

Mr. Takashi Kikkawa
Chairman and Representative Director of West Group

After years of being a “salary man”, Mr. Takashi Kikkawa decided to go it alone... Feb 16, 2017

Public-private projects bring out the best in EG’s resources

Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima
Minister for Mines and Hydrocarbons

Equatorial Guinea’s Minister for Mines and Hydrocarbons Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima... Jan 30, 2017

Electricity is Everybody´s Business

Mr. Henry O. Macauley
Minister of Energy

Jan 11, 2017

Private companies tap into potential future hub for gas transformation

Juan Antonio Ndong Ondo
CEO of Sonagas

Juan Antonio Ndong Ondo, CEO of the Sociedad Nacional del Gas de la República de... Jan 11, 2017


Kuwait Finance House

Organization Description Kuwait Finance House -...

Ultimate Developers Limited

Vision/Mission UDL’s mission is to deliver...

Qatar Petroleum (QP)

Our mission is to ensure the State gets maximum benefit...

Turkish Airlines

History 1933-1945: Establishment 1933: The...



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