• Abu Dhabi unveils world’s largest reserve of desal water

    Abu Dhabi today unveiled the world’s largest reserve of high quality desalinated water, secured in a network of 315 recovery wells lying up to 80 m below the Liwa Desert.

  • Bahrain's Tresco launches new housing project

    Bahrain-based developer Tresco has launched the second phase of its residential project which boasts over 100 housing plots of numerous sizes. It is an extension of the company's other existing projects in Sar and Hamad town, said a report.

  • Majid Al Futtaim completes Ajman mall expansion work

    Majid Al Futtaim, a top retail and leisure pioneer in the region, said it has completed the Dh643-million ($175 million) expansion work at its retail destination, City Centre Ajman, adding 34,000 sq m of commercial and dining experiences.

  • Dubai launches real estate promotion plan

    The Dubai Land Department (DLD) has launched its 2018 real estate promotion plan for the Real Estate Investment Management and Promotion Centre, the department’s investment arm.

  • Saudi Arabia to award nuclear reactor deals by 2018-end

    Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest oil exporter, will start awarding contracts for the construction of the country's first nuclear reactors by year-end. The kingdom has already received five EPC bids for the projects, said a report.

  • Abu Dhabi eyes second solar plant

    Abu Dhabi is set to build another solar power plant in the capital in addition to its $870-million project at Sweihan, which is poised to become the world’s largest solar plant. It is likely to start operations by mid-2019, said a report.

  • Two new Ramada hotels to open in Oman

    Wyndham Hotel Group has partnered with Oman-based contracting firm Al Khaleel Group to launch two new hotels in the sultanate under the Ramada brand name, said a report.

  • Leading HVACR players at Jeddah expo

    More than 80 leading regional and international firms are taking part in the third edition of HVACR Expo Saudi, the largest dedicated indoor climate and refrigeration event being held at Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

  • Samsung unveils 'Wind-Free' AC model at Saudi expo

    Samsung has unveiled the world’s first 'Wind-Free' wall-mounted air-conditioner, designed for Saudi climate at the ongoing HVACR Expo Saudi, the kingdom's largest dedicated indoor climate and refrigeration event in Jeddah.

  • Thyssenkrupp celebrates 125 years of escalators

    Thyssenkrupp, one of the world's leading elevator companies, is celebrating the 125-year anniversary of the escalator. The world’s first escalator was put into operation on January 16, 1893 in New York – as a so-called “incline elevator.”

  • Diyar Al Muharraq inks partnership deal with Arab Bank

    Diyar Al Muharraq, a leading urban developer in Bahrain, has signed a corporate referral agreement with Arab Bank, one of the prominent banks in leading markets, for its upcoming mixed-use project in the country.

  • Etihad Esco to highlight energy efficiency at WFES

    Etihad Energy Services Company (Etihad Esco), a leading energy service company and Taqati, an energy efficiency programme, highlighted energy efficient solutions at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES 2018) in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

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