• Saudi Arabia announces $23bn wellbeing projects for capital

    Saudi Arabia has launched four wellbeing projects for the capital Riyadh, in bid to significantly improve the lives of its citizens, transform the city into an attractive destination and make it one of the world’s most livable cities.

  • Dubai Holding starts Souk Madinat Jumeirah revamp work

    Dubai Holding, a UAE investment conglomerate, said it has started renovation works at its Souk Madinat Jumeirah, an Arabian-inspired shopping and leisure destination in the heart of the Madinat Jumeirah Resort in the emirate.

  • Azizi unveils short-term home rental concept in Dubai

    UAE-based Azizi Developments has launched the sale of Bayt by Azizi in Dubai Sports City, a new short-term rental home concept through which investors can gain higher returns by having their owned apartments managed and serviced for them.

  • Thyssenkrupp wins Egypt fertiliser complex EPC deal

    German industrial conglomerate Thyssenkrupp said one of its units has secured a major order from Egyptian group NCIC to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for its new fertiliser complex coming up near Cairo.

  • Hospitality group sbe says Dubai project 60pc completed

    Leading hospitality group sbe said more than 60 per cent of the work has been completed on its $550-million project, being set up in partnership with World of Wonders Real Estate Development in Dubai, and is on track for launch by Q3 next year.

  • Bee’ah opens new wastewater treatment plant in Sharjah

    Bee’ah, an environmental management company, has launched its innovative industrial wastewater treatment plant in Sharjah. It will be one of the UAE’s first dedicated full-cycle treatment facility for industrial and oil-contaminated wastewater.

  • Efficiency, sustainability, key to building construction, says expert

    Developers and construction experts should design, engineer and construct a building with not only sales in their minds, but also consider the environment, efficiency, manageability, user comfort and wellbeing, said a leading design expert.

  • Mideast's top landscaping summit opens in Dubai

    Global landscaping companies including Cape Reed International, Dynamo Playgrounds, Profile Products and Knauf Insulation are showcasing their latest products and solutions at the Annual Middle East Smart Landscape Summit 2019 in Dubai.

  • Dubai opens Phase One of Al Shindagha Museum

    Dubai Culture has announced the opening of Al Shindagha Museum, a world-class facility that connects visitors to the UAE's rich heritage. Phase One of the project also includes the ‘Dubai Creek: Birth of a City’ pavilion and Perfume House.

  • Veolia wins contract renewal for BP Oman water plant

    Veolia, a leading designer and provider of water, waste and energy management solutions, said it has received a five-year contract renewal from BP for a reverse osmosis (RO) raw water treatment plant at the Khazzan tight gas field in Oman.

  • Saudi Arabia sees rebound in construction activity

    Saudi Arabia is witnessing a rebound in construction activity mainly due to a spurt in headline infrastructure workloads led by water and utility projects, road, rail and energy projects during the fourth quarter of 2018, said a report.

  • Kuwait issues law to regulate real estate market

    Kuwait has issued a new decree for establishment of the Real Estate Broker’s book electronically in an effort to completely regulate the country's real estate sector and also eliminate the manipulations occurring in the market, said a report.

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