• Emaar to build first 3D printed home in Arabian Ranches III

    INNOVATIVE BUILDING METHODS
    Global real estate developer Emaar Properties has announced plans to build its first 3D printed home in Dubai, thus taking the first step towards its ambition to become a leading adopter of advanced construction technologies.

  • Mideast's first Thai-inspired mall to open in Bahrain in Q4

    DEAL INKED WITH CROWN ELECTRO
    Vega ThaiMart has signed up Crown Electro – Mechanical Services as the main contractor for its key project, ThaiMart, a first-of-its-kind shopping destination to be launched in Diyar Al Muharraq development in Bahrain by the year-end.

  • Investcorp unit buys Swiss technology company


    Investcorp Technology Partners said it has acquired a majority stake in Contentserv, a leading provider of Product Information Management software. This is the sixth deal from its $400 million Fourth Technology Fund.

  • Sharjah records $4bn real estate transactions in H1

    STAR ATTRACTION FOR INVESTORS
    With Dh14.7 billion ($4 billion) real estate transactions in the first half, Sharjah is fast emerging as a major investment destination thanks to the northern emirate's advanced infrastructure, economic stability and strategic location.

  • Dubai Expo 2020 special seats sold out in record time


    Dubai Expo 2020 organisers said the seats, that will get the public to view the mega event's construction site for the first time, have all been sold-out within hours of being made available.

  • Abu Dhabi's Q1 construction cost index down 0.8pc


    Abu Dhabi's construction cost index decreased by 0.8 per cent during the first quarter compared to last year with the index falling from 99 per cent for the same period in 2018 to 98.1 per cent this year.

  • Tour of Expo 2020 Dubai site sold-out same day


    Seats that will get the public to view Expo 2020 Dubai's construction site for the first time as it nears completion, have all been sold-out within hours of being made available.

  • Dubai's apartment prices down 15.1pc in Q2


    Average sales prices and rents softened across most communities in Dubai in the second quarter. However, compared to last year, the average rate of price decline has slowed with apartment prices falling 15.1 per cent during the period, said a report.

  • L&T consortium wins over $1bn Saudi Aramco project

    CONSTRUCTION OF OIL FACILITIES
    India's top engineering and construction firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said its consortium with Singapore-based Emas AMC has won a order worth over Rs70 billion ($1.01 billion) from state oil giant Saudi Aramco for its oil field project in Marjan.

  • DFMC opens Serta flagship store in UAE


    Dubai Furniture Manufacturing Company (DFMC), a market leader in the premium mattress segment in the region, has announced the opening of the first-of-its-kind Serta flagship store at The Dubai Mall, one the world's largest shopping malls.

  • The Big 5 gears up for 40th anniversary celebrations


    Reaching a remarkable milestone, The Big 5, the Middle East’s largest construction event, will celebrate its 40th anniversary in style this year featuring more product sectors, alongside six co-located shows offering 360-degree building solutions.

  • Archirodon wins Red Sea tourism destination work

    ENABLING MARINE WORKS
    Archirodon, a global leader in marine infrastructure projects, has been awarded a contract by The Red Sea Development Company to provide enabling marine infrastructure for its 28,000-sq-km tourism destination coming up on the kingdom’s west coast.

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