MIDDLE EAST Valmet continues to improve the competitiveness of its stable business The future Neles publishes its ‘Strategy for profitable growth’ and mid-term financial targets Arapepco in Syria restarts its PM1 rebuilt by Toscotec iT’s Tissue Time. Marco Dell’Osso meets… Jonathan Roberts New L&W Autoline offers fastest, most reliable automated paper testing solution Latest ABB lab data management system cuts data collection and reporting time in half Gulf Paper Manufacturing Kuwait boosts capacity after dryer section rebuild by Toscotec Paperworld Middle East 2020 postponed IBC PAPER TRAINING was present at the Paper One Show in Dubaï World BioEconomy Forum 2020 in Ruka: a global platform for Circular Bioeconomy stakeholders Kemira rated as top 1% for sustainability by global rating platform EcoVadis Moody’s 2020 outlook for the global paper and forest products industry remains negative BTG is changing the game with bCONNECT IBC Paper Training is having its own Advent Calendar ! Confirmation of BTG acquisition by Voith Strongly positive climate-change impact for Södra A.Celli – 24/7 Assistance printpack alger 2020: Algeria is the leading importer of packaging technology in Africa and the Middle East and the 3rd largest importer of printing technology in Africa There can never be sustainable development without science Trade fair premiere for Sappi Digital Solutions at the SGI Dubai 2020 Last call for the WebSerie Chemical approach for stickies management. The paper industry will be affected by the economic downturn in 2020 Ametek Surface Vision strengthens leadership team with several key appointments Indian Paper Industry is poised to grow and touch 25 million in 2019-20 from 20.37 million tons in 2017-18 IBC Paper Training went live last June its 12th Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM1 at Gulf Paper Manufacturing on a turnkey basis. 4P East Med: An event packed with possibilities Star Paper Mill started up new tissue machine Paper One Show bringing the paper trade world together in Dubai. The latest Innovations and Technology of Tissue paper converting industries at AMACO GROUP Open House Lebanon Valmet to deliver second tissue production line to Faderco in Algeria Mauro Luna appointed Fabio Perini S.p.A. new Global Sales Director AstenJohnson and Heimbach to merge their PMC businesses Fabio Perini Digital Tissue™: in 6 months over 130 lines worldwide, connected with the Lucca headquarters for a constant control of fact-based production. The future? A line integrated with the whole plant and the global tissue ecosystem Valmet signs Value-Added Reseller agreement with Fox Solutions in India to strengthen its local automation customer support Paperworld Middle East 2019 opens in Dubai with 305 exhibitors from 42 countries Office paper to improve productivity ? An opinion letter from APP Valmet revises upwards its net sales guidance for 2019 due to the acquisition of GL&V Valmet strengthens its stable business by acquiring GL&V, a global provider of technologies and services to the pulp and paper industry Valmet introduces new fiber furnish analyzer measuring a wider range of properties online Pöyry’s “World Fibre Outlook up to 2030”: new edition released Solenis and BASF Complete Merger of Paper and Water Chemicals Businesses Total becomes founding member of the new global alliance to end plastic waste Paper One Show Beirut 2019 – Two weeks to go!