• Indians top Dubai real estate with $3.3bn investment


    Indians remain the most prolific foreign investors in Dubai's real estate sector, ranking highest both in terms of volume and value with Dh12 billion ($3.26 billion) worth of property transactions from 6,263 buyers, said a report.

  • 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.

  • Falconcity of Wonders unveils key project at China expo


    Leading UAE developer Falconcity of Wonders is showcasing its ambitious multipurpose megaproject in Dubai, at the ongoing Dubai Property Show (DPS) – Shanghai, China.

  • Geze offers smart solutions for GCC healthcare sector


    Geze, a global leading player in building technologies, is introducing innovative doors and window solutions for smart building management systems used in healthcare infrastructure across the Middle East region.

  • Al Duqm wins $163m Oman chemical project contract


    Oman-based Al Duqm Global Construction said it has won the main contract for the construction of the sultanate's first sebacic acid plant being developed at a cost of RO63 million ($163 million) in Duqm region.

  • Orascom ropes in Aconex for US petchem project


    Orascom Construction, a leading engineering contractor in region, has signed up Aconex, a provider of global platform connecting teams on construction projects, for a key role at its upcoming greenfield methanol production complex in Texas.

  • Future Cities Show to focus sustainability


    The upcoming inaugural edition of Future Cities Show, a global platform for companies engaged in developing an advanced infrastructure, in Dubai, UAE will shed light on six core elements of sustainability.

  • Leminar wins British Safety Council award


    Leminar Air Conditioning Industries, a leader in the HVAC (heating, ventilation and air-conditioning) ductwork manufacturing sector in the region, has won recognition from British Safety Council for maintaining a healthy and safe workplace.

  • Al Hassan Engineering wins Oman's Liwa project deal


    Al Hassan Engineering Company said it has been awarded a RO38-million ($98 million) construction contract for a plastic project being developed by Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company in Liwa region of the sultanate.

  • Dewa nets $272m savings in utility costs


    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) said it has achieved significant savings worth nearly Dh1 billion ($272 million) in the electricity and water sector over the last eight years, thanks to its numerous programmes and initiatives.

  • Qatar starts work on new multi-level interchange


    Qatar's public works authority Ashghal is set to start work on a new multi-level interchange on the New Orbital Highway and Truck Route in line with its plan to upgrade the existing roundabout.

  • Oman's Sezad awards $1.6bn construction contracts


    Oman's Special Economic Zone Authority at Duqm (Sezad) has awarded RO625 million ($1.62 billion) construction contracts till date and with new infrastructure projects under tender the figure is set to hit a new high, said a report.

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