• Saudi youth 'drive new wave of business parks in Riyadh'


    With the growing demand for office space in the Saudi capital Riyadh, business parks are becoming popular as an instrument to meet the requirements of businesses and to attract/retain young talents, says a report.

  • Azizi Developments partners with Dubai Islamic Bank


    Azizi Developments, a leading private developer in the UAE, has signed a partnership agreement with Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), the largest Islamic bank in the UAE, to offer its clients customised financing solutions.

  • Oman opens new 191-km expressway


    Oman has officially opened the new Al Sharqiya Expressway for traffic. The 191-km expressway starts from the Wilayat of Bidbid and ends in the Wilayat Al Kamil wa Al Wafi.

  • Emaar partners with Xiaomi to launch Smart Home


    Emaar Properties has signed an MoU with Xiaomi, which boasts the world’s largest Internet of Things consumer platform, to launch Emaar Smart Home - a new, next-generation product for customers to experience the latest smart home technologies.

  • Intersec highlights future of safety, security


    Intersec 2020, the leading security, safety and fire protection trade show, wrapped up today (January 21) following a three-day run which brought the latest products and services for the industry under the spotlight.

  • Eagle Hills launches first residential tower in Ethiopia project


    La Gare, one of Ethiopia’s largest mixed-use developments, took a major step forward with the launch of its first residential tower in Addis Ababa. The project is developed by a joint venture between Eagle Hills Ethiopia and the city government.

  • Dubai property market will recover in 2020, says expert


    Dubai’s property market will start to recover in 2020, driven by Expo 2020, new government initiatives, favourable payment plans from developers and growing flexibility from financial institutions, a leading property developer revealed.

  • Middle East compact track loader market sees big growth


    One of the key changes taking place in the compact equipment sector in the Middle East is the significant growth in the compact track loader market in the region, according to Bobcat.

  • Sedco Capital, Inovalis acquire Paris building


    Sedco Capital has partnered with Inovalis Group to acquire the Convergence building in Rueil-Malmaison, the extension of Paris La Défense, which boasts more than 25,000 sq m of office space and is fully let to Danone.

  • Tadweer, Talabat tie-up for sustainable food service


    Abu Dhabi Waste Management Center (Tadweer) has signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Delivery Hero Talabat DB to collaborate towards promotion and implementation of a sustainable food service system.

  • Metito-led consortium wins solar project in Bangladesh


    Bangladesh has awarded the Rangunia 55-megawatts electric (MWe) grid-tied solar power plant project to a consortium led by Metito Group together with Jinko Power and AlJomaih Group.

  • Acciona among world leaders in climate action


    Acciona has been acknowledged for its climate action throughout 2019, by being included in CDP’s selection of companies with the highest performance in mitigating global warming worldwide, the company said.

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Gulf construction - January 2020


Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), the world’s largest aluminium smelter outside China, said it has become one of the fastest expansion projects to be ever commissioned in the...


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Saudi-based The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the developer behind one of the world’s most ambitious tourism...




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