Yanbu


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Yanbu

 

(also Yenbo), a city and port in Saudi Arabia, on the Red Sea. Population, approximately 10,000. Yanbu is connected by highway with Medina, Jidda, and Mecca. It has a commercial fishing industry. Black coral and amber are gathered in the vicinity. In 1978 an oil refinery with a capacity of 12.5 million tons per year was under construction. Petroleum will be delivered to the refinery by a pipeline.

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This came during a press conference held on Saturday at Al-Masamk Palace in Yanbu, in the presence of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) director in Yanbu, Samer Al-Enini, and the head of Yanbu municipality, Fahad Al-Mishaan.
Alaa Nassif, Chief Executive Officer of the Royal Commission at Yanbu, signed the contract at a recent ceremony and said, "This project is part of the construction of a huge residential area that will address the growing demand for housing, and coincides with the mega projects that are driving expansion in Yanbu.
On 9 May 2017, Qatar Airways inaugural flight QR1216 reached Prince Abdulmohsin Bin Abdulaziz Airport in Yanbu at 15:35.
The objective of the contract is to interface Yasref with the Aramco Yanbu Refinery to supply low-sulphur clean transportation fuel -- diesel and gasoline -- for domestic distribution.
The project objective is to interface Yasref with the Aramco Yanbu Refinery to supply low sulphur clean transportation fuel such as diesel and gasoline for domestic distribution, the company stated.
Novotel Yanbu is AccorHotels' second property in the city, following the Ibis Yanbu, which opened in 2014.
Dr Alaabin Abdullah Nassif, chief executive officer of the Royal Commission in Yanbu, explained that the signing of the agreement comes within the framework of cooperation between the Royal Commission in Yanbu and Shell in supporting entrepreneurs' programme and creating industry leaders who will have an effective impact on the growth of the kingdom's economy.
The loan will be used to develop several projects of the company in the Jubail and Yanbu industrial cities, Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Buainain, chief executive officer of Marafiq was quoted as saying the Saudi Gazette report.
Several vital projects have also been completed in Yanbu making it a premier refining hub.
services for 1,500 housing units in Yanbu industrial city.
The Saudi Press Agency quoted the bulletin of the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu as commending the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia, for the inauguration of the projects.
The Yanbu 3 plant is set to have a power generation capacity of a huge 3,100 MW, together with a 550,000 cubic metres per day desalination plant.