• 5,800 new homes to enter Qatar market by year-end

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    Nearly 5,800 new homes are set to enter the Qatar real estate market by year end, including apartments in five buildings at United Development Company's (UDC) flagship project The Pearl and 10 buildings in Lusail, according to a report.

  • McDermott inks partnership deal with Saudi Aramco


    McDermott International, a leading engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contractor, has signed a deal with oil giant Saudi Aramco to expand and develop its physical and human capital within the kingdom.

  • Mapei unveils top product lines at Dubai expo


    Mapei, a leading manufacturer of adhesives, sealants and chemical products in the construction industry, is showcasing two of its most powerful product lines at the ongoing Middle East Stone Exhibition in Dubai, UAE.

  • Damac Properties seals e-tendering agreement


    Damac Properties, a leading luxury developer based in Dubai, UAE said it has entered into a three-year e-tendering agreement with professional e-tendering platform ProTenders.com.

  • RAK mall expansion work nearing completion


    UAE-based Al Hamra Real Estate Development is nearing completion on the first phase of its Dh390 million ($106 million) expansion work at Manar Mall, the premier retail and leisure destination in the northern emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.

  • Hormann introduces high-speed door for food sector


    Hormann, a leading Germany-based provider of doors and gates, has introduced a high speed door, type V 2515 Food L, for the food industry.

  • Abu Dhabi unveils big plans for Hudayriat Island


    Abu Dhabi government has unveiled major plans to develop a 30-km vibrant and sustainable waterfront community on the 3,000-hectare Hudayriat Island located southwest of Abu Dhabi island.

  • Oman sewage plant set for 2018 completion


    Haya Water, a major government-owned water reuse company in Oman, said work was progressing as per schedule at its Darsait STP (sewage treatment plant) project and was due for completion by the end of next year.

  • UAE leads Gulf foray into $165bn Caspian Sea market


    The UAE is spearheading the Gulf region’s push into the Caspian Sea states as Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan offer an attractive proposition to firms hit by the slowdown in energy projects activity in the GCC, said a report.

  • Dubai launches control centre for transport systems


    Dubai government has launched a new enterprise command centre which will act as a unified platform linking various control centres of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) with an integrated central control unit.

  • Damac launches premium villas at Akoya Oxygen


    UAE-based Damac Properties has launched Aknan (shelter in Arabic), a collection of three-bedroom luxurious villas within its master development Akoya Oxygen, a luxury green community spread over a 55-million-sq-ft area in Dubai.

  • Grid inter-connectivity to net $33bn savings for GCC


    Grid inter-connectivity between the GCC countries will generate $33 billion in investments, economic and energy savings for the bloc over the next 25 years, according to an industry expert.

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5,800 new homes to enter Qatar market by year-end

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