• Gulf Property Show search engine goes live


    A dedicated search engine linked to Gulf Property Show, a leading boutique showcase for the real estate development sector in the Northern Gulf, has opened for business. The top property expo will be held in Bahrain from April 24 to 26.

  • Limak wins $831m funding for Kuwait airport work

    KIA TERMINAL II PROJECT
    Turkey-based Limak Holding has secured a KD249.2 million ($831.3 million) syndicated loan facility from National Bank of Kuwait and Kuwait Finance House for the construction of a new terminal at Kuwait International Airport.

  • Abu Dhabi, Singapore sign 9 utility project deals


    Abu Dhabi government and Singapore have signed nine MoUs, in the utility sector, to facilitate development of joint projects in knowledge sharing, joint research and technology transfer in power and water sectors.

  • CBRE boosts Middle East building consultancy team


    CBRE, the global real estate consulting firm, has appointed Daniel Hardwick as the new head of its building consultancy team for the Middle East region.

  • GCC construction market 'witnessing solid growth'


    The GCC construction market is witnessing solid growth mainly due to greater private sector participation and government’s commitment towards investment in infrastructure, as well as tourism related projects, said a report.

  • RTA unveils prototype of Hyperloop design in Dubai

    KEY ROUTES IDENTIFIED
    Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has unveiled the prototype of the Hyperloop design for the first time in the world, in collaboration with US-based Virgin Hyperloop One at the ongoing UAE Innovation Month 2018.

  • Over 64,000 hotel rooms to open in Saudi Arabia


    Saudi Arabia has more than 64,000 rooms across the three phases of the hotel development pipeline, representing 76 per cent of the more than 84,500 existing hotel rooms in the country, according to data from STR.

  • Saudi real estate financing to hit $133bn by 2020


    The Saudi real estate financing sector has been witnessing a major surge over the last few years with the figure likely to hit SR502 billion ($133 billion) by 2020 from the current SR290 billion, said a report, citing top industry experts.

  • Emirates NBD inks Unec's Dubai project finance deal


    Emirates NBD, a leading UAE-based bank, has successfully concluded financing amounting to Dh1.3 billion ($354 million) for Unec towards building work on Dubai-based property developer Nakheel’s Deira Mall project.

  • ASGC completes 20pc work on Emaar's Harbour Views

    HIGH-RISE TOWERS ON TRACK
    ASGC, one of the leading construction groups in the UAE, said it has achieved a major milestone on the Harbour Views project by Emaar in Dubai Creek Harbour with the raft to the eighth-floor level completed on schedule.

  • Geze unveils retrofitting programme for Mideast


    Geze, one of the world's leading developers of construction systems for doors, windows and safety technology, has unveiled a new R programme tailor-made for the Middle East with a focus on refurbishment, remodelling and replacement.

  • Seef Properties posts $29m in net profit


    Seef Properties, a leading integrated real estate company in Bahrain, has posted a net profit of BD11.06 million ($29.2 million) for 2017, compared to BD11.04 million the previous year, thanks to its strategy focusing on real estate diversification.

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