• Prime Deyaar residential projects set for 2019 handover


    UAE-based Deyaar Development said work is nearing completion on two of its prime family-friendly community projects - Afnan and Dania - within its Midtown community development in Dubai and is ready for handover later this year.

  • Alba completes Line 6 pots handover; set for safe start-up

    CONSTRUCTION IN FINAL STAGES
    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has announced the successful handover of the remaining 106 pots under the Potline 6 expansion project. Since its commissioning last year, there has been a gradual ramp-up with 318 pots handed over till date.

  • Edamah signs up Naseef Cafe as new Sa’ada West tenant


    Bahrain Real Estate Investment Company (Edamah), the property arm of the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund, said it has signed a lease agreement with its first anchor tenant, Naseef Café, for the Sa’ada West Waterfront mixed-use development.

  • Bahrain's sanitary stations revamp work on track


    Steady progress is being made on the work related to the revamping of secondary sanitary water pumping stations and is expected to be completed next month. The project will see the upgradation of more than 37 pumping stations across the kingdom.

  • Salalah Free Zone inks deal to build $2.5bn refinery


    Oman-based Salalah Free Zone has signed a usufruct deal for the construction of a refinery in the sultanate at a total investment of $2.5 billion. On completion, the refinery will boast a production capacity of 150,000 barrels per day, said a report.

  • Abu Dhabi Airports conducts ORAT tests at new terminal


    Abu Dhabi Airports recently conducted full-scale Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) trials at the Midfield Terminal Complex (MTC) to thoroughly test its capacity and facilities. Once ready, it will handle over 8,500 people per hour.

  • Saipem plans floating offshore wind farm in Saudi Arabia

    DEAL INKED WITH PLAMBECK
    Leading construction major Saipem has signed an agreement with Plambeck Emirates, a solutions company in the field of renewables based in Abu Dhabi, for the development and construction of a floating offshore wind farm in Saudi Arabia.

  • Kuwait's real estate sales value surges to $6bn in H1

    RESIDENTIAL SECTOR TOPS LIST
    Kuwait's real estate sales value for the first six months surged to KD1.88 billion ($6 billion) on the back of 3,539 transactions compared to 2,973 last year. The residential sector dominated the market with a 24 per cent growth, said a report.

  • Jeddah homes market ‘driven by govt initiatives’


    Government initiatives continue to boost Jeddah’s residential market, with increasing deliveries of residential units targeting lower and middle-income segments, said real estate services company CBRE in a new report.

  • UAE pavilion at Expo 2019 Beijing among top 5


    The UAE Pavilion has been selected among the five best out of 110 pavilions at the "International Horticultural Exhibition 2019'' in Beijing, China, a media report said.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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