• Bahrain to deliver 25,000 homes by 2018


    Bahrain government is set to deliver 25,000 residential units by 2018 in line with His Majesty King Hamad’s directive to build sustainable housing units across the kingdom, said a report, citing the housing minister.

  • Kuwait PPP projects' funding in spotlight


    Al Ruwayeh & Partners, a leading corporate law firm in Kuwait, discussed ways to boost the country's public-private partnership (PPP) projects and also how to attract key international funding for them at a key industry event.

  • Eskan Bank eyes successful debut REIT offering


    Eskan Bank, a leading provider of housing finance in Bahrain, is set to close the initial public offering for its first sharia-compliant retail real estate investment trust (REIT) on Tuesday.

  • Sumitomo completes CPV power plant in Morocco


    Japan's Sumitomo Electric Industries (SEI) said it has completed the construction of a 1 MW concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) power generation plant in Ouarzazate city of Morocco. This is the company's first megawatt-class CPV project.

  • Serviceplan opens offices in Dubai Design District


    Serviceplan Group, one of the largest independent agency groups in Europe, has launched its new set of offices in Dubai Design District as part of its regional expansion plans.

  • Honeywell hosts fire, security symposium in Oman


    Honeywell Home and Building Technologies (HBT) discussed the latest trends and technologies in the fire and security industry with leading consultants at a recent symposium held in Muscat, Oman.

  • Moscow looks for Qatari investment


    Moscow is looking to invite Qatari investments in its transport infrastructure as well as other sectors like real estate, healthcare, hospitality, and tourism, said a high ranking official.

  • King Salman inaugurates mega-projects Sadara and Satorp


    The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has inaugurated the Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara) and the Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical Co (Satorp).

  • The Big 5 2017 set to be 'bigger and smarter'


    The Big 5 is poised to be bigger and smarter next year, organiser dmg events Middle East, Asia and Africa announced, adding that Middle East Concrete (MEC) and PMV Live shows will run again in 2018 (March 26 to 28) as standalone events.

  • Bahrain starts road infrastructure work


    Work has begun on the paving of roads and implementation of storm water drainage network at Malkiya and the environs in the Northern Governorate of Bahrain, said a senior official.

  • Mubadala invites bids for Abu Dhabi island work


    UAE-based Mubadala Development Company has invited expressions of interest from leading construction companies for landscaping works as part of the extension of Al Maryah Island waterfront promenade in the emirate of Abu Dhabi.

  • Infrastructure 'to help spearhead UAE Vision 2021'


    Infrastructure is one of the main pillars in the UAE’s development achievements and it has been extremely well developed to ensure accelerated growth and help in spearheading the UAE Vision 2021, said a report.

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