• Work to start on Dubai Creek Beach residential cluster


    SSH, a leading master planning, infrastructure, building design and construction supervision company in the region, said work is set to begin on the first residential cluster, Breeze, located within Emaar’s Creek Beach District in Dubai.

  • Oman's Khazaen Economic City unveils Phase I masterplan


    Khazaen Economic City (KEC), the Omani master developer of the 52-million-sq-m integrated economic city in Barka, located to the north of capital Muscat, has unveiled the detailed masterplan for the Phase One of the project.

  • Kingspan opens new duct panel production unit in Dubai


    Kingspan, a global leader in high-performance insulation and building envelope solutions, today opened its new production line at Dubai Investment Park 2 that will manufacture UL 181 listed PalDuct phenolic pre-insulated duct panels.

  • UK group Element eyes key role in Mena coatings market


    UK-based Element Materials Technology said that it has invested in growing its global coatings testing capabilities to bring new services and capacity closer to its customer base across Europe, the Middle East and North America.

  • Abu Dhabi to develop walking, cycling infrastructure


    Abu Dhabi's integrated transport centre is working on a major plan to implement walking and cycling infrastructure projects that encourage active travel modes to create a healthier, safer and more sustainable society.

  • Fujairah beach project on track for 2020 opening


    Work is in full swing on the 35,000-sq-m Fujairah Beach Project - a key development featuring a 176-room hotel along with 80 residential units - with 65 per cent of the project already completed and on track for opening in March next year.

  • Sodic launches sports arm in Egypt


    Sodic, a leading real estate development company, has launched its new sports arm “Club S”, introducing a one-of-a-kind upscale club experience that aims to promote a healthy lifestyle for residents in all Sodic’s developments.

  • Qatar's UDC awards Gewan Island marine works contract


    United Development Company (UDC), a leading Qatari developer, has signed up UrbaCon Trading & Contracting Company and Promar Marine Contracting Company for the execution of marine works at its prime development, Gewan Island.

  • Saudi Railway, Huawei to build GenNext rail network

    IoT, AI, 5G, CLOUD SERVICES
    Saudi Railway Company (SAR) has reached an agreement with Huawei to jointly design and innovate in the field of smart railway, including the application of next generation wireless network, IoT, AI, cloud services and 5G across its network.

  • Oman issues RfQs for over 1GW solar power projects


    Oman has issued RfQs (requests for qualification) for the development of two independent solar power projects in the sultanate. This comes following the successful tendering of the first utility-scale solar IPP (Ibri II Solar project).

  • DLD boosts ties with Ras Al Khaimah government entities


    Dubai Land Department (DLD) has signed key agreements with Ras Al Khaimah International Corporate Centre and Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (Rakez) for the registration of land and freehold properties on behalf of free zone companies.

  • Experts discuss future of urban transportation in smart cities


    With a booming population within urban settings posing real-life challenges to mobility, governments across the globe are implementing innovative approaches including use of Internet of Things (IoT) to tackle urban transport challenges, said a report.

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