• New amendments likely in Kuwait's real estate law


    Kuwait's parliamentary committee is set to discuss four amendments to proposals for laws related to real estate leasing include guaranteeing the right of both tenants and lessors of properties in the event of rental disputes, said a report.

  • Dubai Investments announces 10pc dividend


    Dubai Investments, a leading investment and a public joint stock company listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), has announced distribution of 10% cash dividend to the shareholders for the financial year ending December 31, 2019.

  • Sharjah completes two key projects in Al Riq residential area


    Sharjah has announced the completion of a public park and a mosque in Al Riq Residential Area in the northern emirate. The park is spread over 25,000 sq m area with playgrounds, green areas, walking path and other recreation facilities for families.

  • Bentley Systems acquires US automation major NoteVault


    Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a major provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, has announced the acquisition of NoteVault, a major provider of voice-based field automation for construction management based in the US.

  • Azizi signs up RAK Ceramics for MBR City waterfront project


    Azizi Developments said it has signed up RAK Ceramics, a leading premium ceramic brand, for supply of floor and wall tiles, kitchen and bathroom fittings to 26 of its developments located within the Riviera waterfront project at MBR City in Dubai.

  • Riyadh’s commercial centres, compounds set to go green


    Riyadh is working on an ambitious plan to boost green areas in the city in line with the goals of the kingdom’s Vision 2030. Under this scheme, nearly 7.5 million trees will be planted in the coming years in the Saudi capital city.

  • Hitches & Glitches launches battery recycling initiative


    Hitches & Glitches (H&G) has launched a battery recycling initiative for its residential customers, that have existing maintenance contracts, to celebrate World Environment Day, which takes place on Friday, June 5.

  • Bahrain completes first phase of vital road project


    Bahraini authorities have announced the completion of Phase One of the Al Janabiya road junction, a vital development project for the kingdom covering a 120,000-sq-m-area. The project will also boast 30,000 sq m of green spaces, said a report.

  • Global utility giants in race for Madinah 3 sewage project


    Six international utility project developer consortiums - including those led by Spanish group Acciona Agua, Japan's Marubeni along with Veolia Middle East and Metito have prequalified to bid for Madinah 3, a key sewage plant coming up in the Saudi city.

  • West Asian countries 'can achieve major 2030 SDGs'


    Most West Asian countries can achieve the key targets and waste-related 2030 Sustainable Development Goals by developing sound governance, planning and implementation of key measures, according to the first Waste Management Outlook for the region.

  • UAE to implement noon work ban from mid-June


    The UAE will be implementing the Noon Work Ban starting from mid-June, prohibiting labourers from staying at their jobsites from 12:30pm to 3pm. The ban also makes it mandatory for firms to provide workers with a shaded place to rest during breaks.

  • Saudi Arabia sees big jump in April residential mortgages


    There was a spurt in the number of residential mortgages in Saudi Arabia which rose to 89,345 deals valued at SR40 billion ($10.6 billion) until April. The mortgage loans too increased by 17,791 contracts (24 per cent) over last year, said a report.

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