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Alba Inks MoU With Hangzhou Jinjiang On Alumina Feedstock Supply

Alba Inks MoU With Hangzhou Jinjiang On Alumina Feedstock Supply

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced last week the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Chinese aluminium firm Hangzhou Jinjiang Group Co. Ltd (HJJ) to collaborate on supplying Alba’s aluminium smelters with alumina. The memorandum, which was signed in a virtual ceremony...

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EGA Employee Suggestion Box Saves Firm AED60 Million So Far In 2020

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) said last week that its employee-led continuous improvement initiative has led to AED60 million (US$16.3 million) in savings for the firm for the year to date. The program, which is know as “Tamayaz,” was launched four years ago and has yielded several important safety and efficiency improvements at the plant. […]

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 […]