Dubai is set to get a school dedicated to 3D printing technology. more

23 Oct 2017 11:36 News

September brought with it one of the Middle East's most promising plastics events, Iran Plast, which is why the Tehran-based event features in our top-five most-clicked, along with news from PAGEV and a major acquisition. more

29 Sep 2017 11:24 News

The WACKER chemicals group is fortifying its Middle East and African presence by building on its operations in Dubai. more

7 Sep 2017 10:32 News

A branch of Uflex has created a new BOPET film for stand-out packaging in retail for confectionary. more

29 Aug 2017 11:25 News

GPCA Forum

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The Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association has announced the speakers that will present at the 12th Annual GPCA Forum. more

19 Jul 2017 10:17 News

The UAE's growing non-oil economy and its forward-looking attitude to education, technology and innovation has helped make the Emirati passport one of the world's most valuable. more

20 Jun 2017 08:00 News

Business confidence in the UAE has rebounded to highs last seen in 2015, with more jobs being created and high government spending. more

19 Apr 2017 12:04 News

A good show is good for business and Gulf Print & Pack 2017 proved that it is a key event to discuss investment in the Middle East, with some AED 30 million in machinery sold at the show. more

10 Apr 2017 14:38 News

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MEP looks back on the most-read stories on the website for the month of February, which included some big announcements from major industry players and events. more

1 Mar 2017 15:55 News

The biennial Gulf Print & Pack is set to be 10 per cent bigger in 2017 than its last outing. more

7 Feb 2017 09:18 News

ArabPlast 2017 proved once again that it is the leading marketplace for the world to talk plastics in the UAE and wider Middle East. more

6 Feb 2017 16:51 News


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The Gulf Petrochemical and Chemical Association (GPCA) Plastics Excellence Awards 2017 is now accepting nominations. more

30 Jan 2017 09:00 News

Emery Oleochemicals has showcased its products at ArabPlast 2017, the premiere plastics exhibition in the Middle East. more

18 Jan 2017 08:40 News

MEP has had a blast at ArabPlast 2017 and here is a gallery of Editor Rose Brooke and the team's snapshots of the show floor. more

9 Jan 2017 06:17 News

A. Schulman is demonstrating the power of collaboration with NATPET at ArabPlast 2017, with their NSSPC joint venture for PP production. more

4 Jan 2017 09:42 News


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Corbion is set to introduce its PATIONIC polymer additives to the Middle East market at ArabPlast 2017, where it will focus on expandable polystyrene (EPS) applications. more

3 Jan 2017 16:10 News

Global petrochemicals leader Borouge is set to showcase its diverse portfolio of differentiated and sustainable polyolefin solutions as a Principal Sponsor of ArabPlast 2017. more

3 Jan 2017 14:24 News


TOMRA Sorting

Global sensor-based waste sorting systems manufacturer TOMRA Sorting is attending ArabPlast 2017 once again. more

26 Dec 2016 09:00 News

Global leading supplier of magnetic separators and metal detectors Bunting Magnetics is exhibiting at ArabPlast 2016 in Dubai, where it hopes to take advantage of 'great opportunities' in the Middle East. more

15 Dec 2016 14:50 News

ArabPlast is less than one month away and MEP's Editor Rose Brooke will be attending the UAE's biggest plastics processing event armed with a little knowledge gathered from her last time at the show. more

13 Dec 2016 15:48 News


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