• New $272m residential complex planned in Sharjah


    The UAE government is set to develop a Dh1-billion ($272 million) residential complex under its Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme for citizens over a sprawling 1.3-million-sq-m area in the northern emirate of Sharjah, said a report.

  • Patchi breaks ground on hitech Dubai chocolate factory

    1,22,000-sq-ft FACILITY
    Patchi, a leading luxury chocolatier in the UAE and the Middle East region, said it has started work on its new manufacturing facility, which will come up on a 122,000-sq-ft area in Dubai Industrial Park.

  • Construction kicks off on Bloom's mixed-use project


    Bloom Properties, a developer of integrated and sustainable communities, said it has started the main construction works at its mixed-use ‘Soho Square’ urban development on Saadiyat in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

  • Majid Al Futtaim starts work on giant Carrefour facility in Dubai

    HITECH WAREHOUSE, STORAGE
    Majid Al Futtaim, a leading shopping mall and leisure pioneer in the the Middle East and Africa region, has broken ground on global retailer Carrefour's largest regional distribution centre at the National Industries Park (NIP) in Dubai.

  • Abu Dhabi to revamp Sheikha Fatima park


    Abu Dhabi City Municipality has signed an agreement with top private financial services firm Capital Investment to develop the 46,000-sq-m Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Park on a build-operate-transfer (BOT) model, said a report.

  • Muriya awards Oman waterfront lifestyle community deal


    Muriya, a key developer of sustainable towns in Oman, has signed up leading construction group Hussain Fadhil & Partners as the lead contractor for its Jebel Sifah waterfront lifestyle community project in the sultanate, said a report.

  • Enec Unit 1 fuel assemblies safely stored at Barakah


    The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) has announced that it has received the fuel assemblies required to generate electricity from Unit 1 and successfully stored them at its plant in the Barakah region of the UAE.

  • ADFD invests $1.6bn in Jordan development projects


    UAE-based Abu Dhabi Fund for Development had invested a total of Dh5.7 billion ($1.6 billion) in 31 infrastructure projects across Jordan covering key sectors of housing, water, energy and transport last year.

  • Emaar achieves key Dubai Creek tower milestone


    Top developer Emaar has achieved a milestone by launching work on the anchorages for the stay cable supports of The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour, following the completion of foundation work in record time.

  • Grohe introduces luxurious water experience at Beirut show


    Grohe, a leading provider of sanitary fittings and a global brand, showcased its luxurious water experience for bathrooms and kitchens at the Beirut Boat Show 2017, a leading regional maritime event held in Lebanon recently.

  • Manara's seafront project set for Q4 completion


    Manara Developments, a leading real estate development company, said work is in full swing at its luxurious seafront Hasabi project in Bahrain and is scheduled for completion by the fourth quarter of this year.

  • Riyadh transport project on track for 2018 launch


    The Saudi government's ambitious King Abdulaziz Project for Public Transport in capital Riyadh, featuring a modern train system network backed by a multiple feeder bus service, is progressing well and on track for launch next year.

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New $272m residential complex planned in Sharjah

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