• Qatari investors 'eyeing Dubai property market'


    Dubai is fast turning into a key real estate investment destination for Qatari investors, thanks to its safe haven status and guaranteed ongoing returns on investment, said industry experts.

  • $480m development projects under way in Saudi Arabia


    Saudi government is presently working on development projects worth more than SR1.8 billion ($480 million) in the western region of the kingdom, said a report, citing a senior official.

  • Dewa hosts solar park Phase IV prequalifiers


    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) hosted a conference for international firms who have qualified for the 200MW concentrated solar power plant being developed under the Phase IV of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park.

  • Azizi signs up for International Property Show 2017


    Azizi Developments, a leading UAE-based real estate developer, has announced its sponsorship for the 13th edition of the International Property Show 2017 to be held next month in Dubai, UAE.

  • UAE boosts Expo 2020 infrastructure spending

    REAL ESTATE, TOURISM PROJECTS
    The UAE is expected to boost its expenditure this year, primarily in areas of infrastructure and developmental enterprises, buoyed by the ongoing preparations for the mega event Expo 2020 Dubai, said a real estate expert.

  • Saudi Arabia gears up for giant construction expo


    The Big 5 Saudi, the fastest growing construction show in the kingdom, kicks off in Jeddah tomorrow with more than 500 exhibitors from across the globe taking part.

  • Alara signs Oman copper concentrate supply contract

    35,000 wmt PRODUCTION
    Alara Resources, an Australian minerals exploration company with a portfolio of projects in the GCC, said one of its units has signed an off-take agreement for the supply of copper concentrate from the Washihi Reserve in Oman.

  • $27bn fund to accelerate Dubai's ‘green’ ambitions


    Supreme Council of Energy reviewed the progress of its key initiatives that support UAE Vision 2021 and its objective to create a clean and sustainable environment through a $27-billion fund, and help Dubai attain a green economy.

  • Bahrain engineers seek reservation for mini projects


    Bahrain’s engineers are lobbying for new rules that will make it mandatory for foreign firms to have tie-ups with local partners to secure big-ticket projects besides urging authorities to reserve mini contracts for local firms.

  • UAE joins world to mark 1oth Earth Hour


    The UAE joined the rest of the world for the 10th annual Earth Hour by turning off lights at all landmarks and other famous sites on Saturday as part of a global effort to back action on climate change.

  • Dulsco breaks ground on hitech recycling plant in Dubai

    500,000 sq ft FACILITY
    Dulsco, a leading environment solutions provider in the UAE, has broken ground on its new 500,000-sq-ft recycling facility being developed at an estimated cost of Dh25 million ($7 million) within the Dubai Industrial Park premises.

  • Bahrain mulls fund for rebuilding dilapidated homes


    A national fund to help rebuild dilapidated homes in Bahrain could be launched with money taken from government coffers and investors, reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication.

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