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South America’s First Aluminium Plant To Feature EGA Technology

South America’s First Aluminium Plant To Feature EGA Technology

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced last week an agreement with Colombian firm NEO Aluminio Colombia to provide its technological expertise to the building of an aluminium production facility in Colombia. The facility, called the Green Aluminium Transformation Complex for Colombia (GALTCO)...

COVID-19 Dims Alba’s Third Quarter Numbers

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced results for the year’s third quarter and its first nine months yesterday, reporting numbers lower than usual due to the volatile global market that was upended due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. In the year’s third quarter Alba reported a net loss of BD11.6 million (US$31 million), reversing a net […]

Alba Extends Pact With Arabian Gulf University On Employee Training And Education

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) said earlier this week that it has extended its partnership with Arabian Gulf University (AGU) to promote higher education. The Memorandum of Understanding between the two parties continues a multi-year agreement aimed at developing EGA’s human talent via higher education, specially-tailored training programs, and research on business management. Alba’s CEO Ali […]

Alba Lauded For Region’s Best Investor Relations By MEIRA

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) received a pair of prestigious awards late last month in recognition of its investor relations. In a virtual awards ceremony and conference held on September 22 and 23, Alba was named the Leading Corporate for Investor Relations in Bahrain and Best Investor Relations Professional – Bahrain. The awards were bestowed upon […]

EGA’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions 38 Percent Below Industry Average In 2019

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) published its third annual Sustainability Report this week. The report details the firm’s environmental, social, and governance performance in 2019 for operations in the United Arab Emirates and the Republic of Guinea. Per the firm, it had a greenhouse-gas-emissions intensity that was 38 percent below the industry average as published […]

Alba Inks MoU With University Of Bahrain On Research Cooperation

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Bahrain (UoB) last week aimed at increasing cooperation between the two parties on several areas of research. Per the firm, the biggest programs currently in progress between the two institutions involve technology aimed at implementing solar and renewable energy in the aluminium […]