• Saudi ICD signs deal for 45MW Jordan wind project

    $26m FINANCING FACILITY
    Saudi-based Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) has signed a $26-million Shariah-compliant financing agreement to part fund the construction of a 45 MW wind farm near the Shobak town municipality in Jordan.

  • Vincitore hands over flagship Dubai luxury residences


    UAE-based Vincitore Real Estate Development has officially handed over to its owners the flagship 175-unit freehold residential development, Vincitore Palacio, located at the heart of New Dubai.

  • RTA inks $53m Dubai road upgrade deal


    Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has awarded a contract worth Dh193 million ($53 million) for the improvement of Al Awir Road, Entrance of International City (Phase Two) project in the emirate.

  • Mideast lighting summit to draw 400 experts


    More than 400 lighting professionals will discuss the current trends, emerging technologies and innovative practices shaping the lighting design sector at a key industry event to be held in Dubai, UAE, next year.

  • Cimolai Rimond wins Expo 2020 plaza contract

    INTRICATE DOMED TRELLIS
    Abu Dhabi-based Cimolai Rimond Middle East General Contracting has been awarded a contract to provide steel work for the intricate domed trellis of Expo 2020 Dubai’s central Al Wasl Plaza.

  • Al Rajhi unit secures Jeddah tower contract


    Saudi-based Al Rajhi Building Solutions Group said one of its units, Cladtech International, has been awarded a contract for the manufacturing and installation of curtain-wall facades for Sail Tower project in Jeddah.

  • Sany lands $86m Kuwait supply contract


    Sany Heavy Industry, a manufacturer of concrete, road and port machineries and excavators, said it has secured a $86-million order, its largest in the Middle East, from a Kuwaiti engineering construction contractor.

  • Metito seals Rwanda water supply deal


    UAE-based Metito, a leader in total intelligent water management solutions in emerging markets, said it has won a contract to develop the first bulk surface water supply project in Sub-Saharan Africa at Kigali in Rwanda.

  • Bloom to unveil luxury projects at London expo


    Bloom Properties, a specialist in the development of integrated and sustainable communities, is set to showcase its extensive portfolio of real estate projects at the Dubai Property Roadshow in London, UK.

  • Unit 1 of Barakah nuke energy plant nears completion

    BID TO MEET 25pc OF POWER NEEDS
    The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) said that preparation is going at full tilt for the operational readiness of Barakah plant's Unit 1, while highlighting the progress being made on the construction of the other three units.

  • Salini Impregilo wins $219m Italy railway contract


    Salini Impregilo, a specialist in the construction and civil engineering business, said it has won a €186-million contract for the expansion of the 38-km Bicocca and Catenanuova section of a railway line in Sicily, Italy.

  • France's EDF eyeing big Saudi nuclear projects


    French state-controlled utility EDF aims to take part in a tender for the construction of two nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia, said a report, citing senior sources.

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Saudi ICD signs deal for 45MW Jordan wind project

Saudi-based Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) has signed a $26-million Shariah-compliant financing agreement to part fund the construction of a 45 MW wind farm near the Shobak town municipality in Jordan....



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