This day in History (1995): Board of Directors in Dhahran
The Nov. 8, 1995, edition of The Arabian Sun featured the Saudi Aramco board of directors meeting in Dhahran.
Published on this day in 1995 in The Arabian Sun:
Members of the Saudi Aramco board of directors pause during their Nov. 5 meeting in Dhahran to have their group portrait taken. Seated, front, from left, are H.E. 'Abd al-Wahhab A. 'Attar; H.E. Ali I. Al-Naimi, Ministers of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and chairman of the board; and Abdallah S. Jum'ah, acting president and chief executive officer. Standing, from left, are Abdelaziz M. Al-Hokail, Harold J. Haynes, Dr. Abdulaziz S. Al-Jarbou, Clifton C. Garvin, Dr. Abdallah E. Al-Dabbagh, Rodney B. Wagner, and Nabil I. Al-Bassam.
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