• Musanada completes $187m Abu Dhabi housing project


    Abu Dhabi Housing Authority and the Abu Dhabi General Services Company (Musanada) have jointly announced the completion of a Dh687 million ($187 million) residential project featuring 300 villas in Al Ain City.

  • RTA to open key bridges to Dubai Mall parking


    Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA)said that bridges leading to entry/exit points of The Dubai Mall Zabeel multi-level parking building would be opened on October 29.

  • DGC buys 50pc stake in Bahrain interior design group


    Dividend Gate Capital (DGC), a Bahrain-based private equity firm, said it has signed an agreement to acquire 50 per cent of the stake in Solara Joinery & Interiors Company, a specialist in providing turnkey interior design and fit-out solutions.

  • Ewec, Acwa Power seal $868m Abu Dhabi desal plant deal

    MUBADALA PART OF THE PROJECT
    Emirates Water and Electricity Company (Ewec) and Saudi-based Acwa Power have announced the financial closing of the world’s largest RO desalination plant being built at an investment of Dh3.19 billion ($868 million) at Taweelah in Abu Dhabi.

  • Guardian Glass unveils solar control glass range for MEA market


    US-based industrial group Guardian Glass has introduced three new coated solar control glass products for the Middle East and Africa market, all of which offer enhanced aesthetics, as well as excellent performance and product quality.

  • India’s 30pc super-rich planning big real estate investment


    Nearly 30 per cent of high net worth (HNW) individuals in India are expected to invest in real estate over the next three years, according to a report. Currently, India has a population of 1.36 billion super-rich individuals.

  • Oman's real estate deal values hit $449m in September


    The value of traded real estate contracts across Oman during September stood at more than RO173.3 million ($449 million), while the collected fees amounted to over RO6.07 million ($15.7 million), said a report.

  • Kuwait approves new Entertainment City project


    Kuwaiti authorities have given approval to a major leisure and amusement project to be developed over a 2,650 sq m area in the capital city. On completion, the Entertainment City will be a major touristic landmark in the country.

  • Pioneer Cement to set up $200m plant in Georgia

    1.2mtpy CAPACITY
    The UAE-based Pioneer Cement Industries, part of Oman-based Raysut Cement Company (RCC), is in the process of setting up a 1.2 million tonnes per annum capacity integrated cement plant in Georgia.

  • Oman's all-women residential complex to be ready by 2021


    Oman-based Myriad and Strategic Housing Group (SHG) said the work is in full swing on its all-women off-campus residential and retail complex located along Muscat Expressway and the project is expected to be ready by 2021.

  • ABB to unveil Digital Powertrain solutions at Wetex


    ABB, a global technology leader, said it is set to showcase all aspects of Digital Powertrain Monitoring services at the upcoming Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (Wetex 2019) in Dubai.

  • Al Salem provides KAFD with smart building solutions


    Al Salem Johnson Controls has provided King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD) in Riyadh with the latest integrated building management solutions through Metasys, which contribute to increased flexibility, sustainability and productivity.

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