French group Cemom unveils major Big 5 plans
Cemom, a French hinge specialist, will be showcasing its innovative products including coated abrasives for the furniture industry and concealed and screw-in hinges at the upcoming The Big 5 show in Dubai, UAE.
RAK housing project 'a big hit among EU investors'
UAE-based Al Hamra Real Estate said it has received an overwhelming response from European investors for its residential community project with nearly Dh600 million ($163 million) pumped into the development.
Swissport, Al Jarwani Group key JV
Swissport International and leading Omani developer Al Jarwani Group have signed a joint venture agreement to establish an airport ground handling services firm under the name of Swissport Oman to cater to Muscat International Airport.
Construction to begin on Gate Avenue at DIFC
Construction will shortly begin on the Gate Avenue at DIFC, the new urban cultural and entertainment development at the Dubai International Financial Centre that promises to change the face of urban space and living in Dubai, UAE.
Oman to start work on $1.3bn waterfront project in 2017
MEGA MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT
Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) has announced plans to start work on its ambitious RO500-million ($1.3 billion) Mina Sultan Qaboos Waterfront Project next year that will see the Omani port transform into a mixed-use destination.
Oman Railway seeks consultants for major projects
Oman Railway has floated a tender for picking a consultant for its ambitious rail project that will link all the three major ports in the country: Salalah, Sohar and Duqm, said a report.
Sharjah set to complete waterfront expansion by year-end
Work on the new extension of Al Majaz Waterfront, a tourist destination in the UAE emirate of Sharjah, is nearing completion and well on track for launch by the end of this year, said a report, citing a senior official.
Simmons & Simmons wins award for Qatar project
International law firm Simmons & Simmons has won top honours at this year's IFLR Middle East Awards for advising Mitsubishi Corporation and Tepco on the 2,400 MW Facility D independent water and power project in Qatar.
Dubai summit puts spotlight on sustainable skyscrapers
More than 400 senior architects, designers, consultants and construction experts will highlight innovations in building facades, design and technology and sustainability in tall buildings at a key industry summit in Dubai, UAE, next year.
Project management forum opens in Dubai
The third edition of the Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF) opened yesterday (October 24) in Dubai, UAE.
Experts call for PPP project partnership upgrade
Leading project management experts have called for fostering partnership between the public and private sectors by upgrading its principles, rules, mechanisms and policies at a major conference held in Dubai, UAE.
KAEC showcases Saudi residential units
King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), a special economic zone on Saudi Arabia's Red Sea coast, organised an private exhibition of residential units located at its award winning Al-Waha district in Jeddah.