• Masaood's Abu Dhabi waterfront project 'in big demand'


    UAE-based Masaood Developments said it has received an overwhelming response from both Emiratis and expats for its freehold waterfront residential project in Abu Dhabi - Azure Al Reem - within just four weeks of its sales launch.

  • GFH Properties launches Bahrain Harbour residences' sale


    GFH Properties has launched the sales for its landmark Harbour Row residences with an exclusive financing plan that enables prospective buyers to purchase their dream home in the best waterside location in Bahrain.

  • Kuwait sets criteria for contractors, consultancy services


    Kuwait's Central Agency for Public Tenders (CAPT) has issued two new resolutions on the classification rules of general contractors and consultancy services, reported state news agency Kuna.

  • Korean group wins $95m Kuwait power grid deal


    South Korea’s leading cable manufacturer LS Cable & System has secured a 112.5 billion won ($95 million) contract to build power grid in Al Mutlaa, a new town located 40 km northwest of Kuwait City, said a report.

  • Work in full swing at Egypt's grand museum project


    Work on the 167,000-sq-m Grand Egyptian Museum, an ambitious project for the Arab nation, is progressing at a steady pace with the structural work fully completed and the surrounding roads almost ready, said a report.

  • Orascom completes Tamweel Group stake sale


    Orascom Development Egypt (ODE), an integrated developer of resort towns, said it has completed the sale of its 87 per cent equity stake in Tamweel Group for E£360 million ($21.4 million) to Ebtikar for Financial Investment.

  • BWTC twin-towers' occupancy hits new high in Q1


    Bahrain World Trade Centre (BWTC), the kingdom's iconic landmark building, said it has achieved major growth in the occupancy levels of the twin towers with several new tenants signing up besides expansion of the existing leasing agreements.

  • Abdul Latif Jameel Land starts work on Jeddah residences


    Abdul Latif Jameel Land, a leading Saudi real estate developer, has broken ground on its second residential project, Dari Q, featuring 158 premium two- to four-bedroom apartments located in North Jeddah.

  • Sotheby's International Realty opens new Qatar unit


    Sotheby's International Realty said it has joined hands with Qatar-based Alfardan Group to launch its second branded company in the Middle East in the capital Doha. The first one, Gulf Sotheby's International Realty, is located in Dubai.

  • Kuwait’s real estate deal value up 33pc in April


    Kuwait's property market witnessed solid growth in April with the real estate transaction values surging 33 per cent to KD385 million ($1.26 billion) on the back of the sales of commercial, residential and investment properties, said a report.

  • Abanos wins Emaar's Dubai tower fit-out contract


    Abanos, one of the largest holistic interior fit-out and joinery companies in the UAE, said it has been awarded the contract for the five-star Address Residences by Emaar property located at the Opera District within Downtown Dubai.

  • Dewa sets world record for gas turbine overhaul


    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) said it has broken the world record in major inspection outages by re-engineering the gas turbine SGT-4000F overhaul process at its Jebel Ali Power and Desalination Complex.

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