• Dewa awards $384m worth contracts for 4 substations

    The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has awarded contracts worth Dh1.28 billion ($348.4 million) to construct four 400/132kV substations, adding to its existing 21 400/132kV substations.

  • United Real Estate launches residences tower

    United Real Estate Company (URC), one of Kuwait’s leading real estate development companies, has announced the launch of Hessah Towers in the upcoming exclusive Hessah Al Mubarak District.

  • Palma Holding hands over luxury homes project

    Palma Holding, one of the most prestigious names in Dubai’s real estate industry, has handed over its flagship Dh1.5 billion ($408 million) Serenia Residences project on schedule.

  • World Bank to fund Lebanon transport overhaul

    The World Bank has approved a $295 million package ushering in the overhaul of Lebanon’s decaying transport sector and securing employment for thousands of unskilled Lebanese and Syrian workers.

  • Lamprell’s Saudi JV project work underway

    UAE-based Lamprell, a provider of fabrication, engineering and contracting services, has announced that construction work at its new joint venture maritime yard at Ras al-Khair in eastern Saudi Arabia is under way.

  • Qatar Rail receives first Lusail Tram

    Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail) recently received the first Lusail Tram after it departed Alstom factory in the French City La Rochelle to Barcelona, arriving on schedule after 18 days at Doha.

  • Select FM begins services at KAEC

    Select Facility Management (Select FM) has commenced operating its services at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), in partnership with EFS, a leading facility management services provider in the region.

  • New Genie product manager named

    Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) has appointed Zach Gilmor as Genie product manager Terex AWP, for the Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia region (EMEAR).

  • Lego launches City of Tomorrow campaign

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  • Dubai Chamber honours 37 firms with CSR Label

    The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has honoured 37 companies for their corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability efforts during a recognition ceremony held at its premises today (March 15).

  • Eagle Hills showcases Marassi Al Bahrain project

    Eagle Hills Diyar, the developer of the iconic Marassi Al Bahrain luxury waterfront development, hosted a Brokers Event to showcase the project’s unique offerings comprising both residential and commercial components.

  • Signature Developers' JLT project topped out

    Signature Developers, a pioneering Dubai-based development company, has topped out and commenced fit-out work on its second project, The Residences in Jumeirah Lakes Towers.

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Dewa awards $384m worth contracts for 4 substations

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has awarded contracts worth Dh1.28 billion ($348.4 million) to construct four 400/132kV substations, adding to its existing 21 400/132kV substations....

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