• Sharaf DG Energy completes key Drydocks Dubai retrofit project


    Sharaf DG Energy, one of the leading solar energy solution providers in the UAE, said it has completed a lighting retrofit project at Drydocks World-Dubai, which will help the group achieve an annual energy saving of 1,215,708 kWh.

  • Ajman issues law regulating real estate owners’ affairs


    Ajman's ruler has issued a new law to regulate real estate owners’ affairs in the northern emirate in bid to help them conduct their work, achieve transparency and avoid conflicts of interest when contracting services suppliers in joint facilities.

  • Tawazun, Airbus to build new satellite assembly unit in UAE

    OPERATIONS TO BEGIN IN 2021
    Abu Dhabi-based Tawazun Economic Council said it is collaborating with Airbus and National Space Science and Technology Center (NSSTC) of the UAE University, to build a satellite assembly, integration and testing centre in Al Ain region.

  • Japanese grant for Mitsubishi R&D proposal on CO2 use in concrete


    Mitsubishi Corporation said its proposal for researching and developing new ways to use CO2 technology in the production of concrete has been selected for Japan NEDO grant project that encompasses technological developments in areas of carbon-recycling.

  • Sharjah Al Mamsha units sale up 34pc in H1


    Sharjah-based Alef Group has registered a 34 per cent jump in sales of its ​​629,000-sq-ft Al Mamsha project in H1 of 2020. A mixed-use development, Al Mamsha offers a variety of home options, from studios to one-, two- and three-bed apartments.

  • Abu Dhabi offers 3-year licences for commercial, industrial units


    Abu Dhabi is permitting commercial and industrial entities in the emirate to renew their investment activities’ licences for a period of one, two or three years as part of its efforts to simplify the procedure for the annual licence renewal.

  • Abu Dhabi to build new energy projects amid growing demand

    DESAL, WASTEWATER PLANT PRIORITY
    Abu Dhabi has announced plans to construct new projects in the energy sector in a bid to fulfil the growing electricity demand with a focus on power generation, water desalination and wastewater treatment facilities across the emirate.

  • Property Finder picks The Qode as Mena PR partner


    Property Finder, one of the leading real estate portals in the region facilitating house hunting journey for both, buyers and renters, has signed up Dubai-based communications agency, The Qode, as its new partner for all PR operations across the region.

  • Caparol Arabia's new paint to help fight coronavirus


    Caparol Arabia, a key paint manufacturer, has successfully tested CapaCare Protect, its flagship paint product being used in commercial and residential projects in Middle East. This is the only lab-tested paint in the region proven to fight coronavirus.

  • Tadweer joins global solid waste management association


    Abu Dhabi Waste Management Center (Tadweer) has announced that it has become a platinum member of the International Solid Waste Management Association (ISWA) based in Vienna, Austria, to promote and develop the waste management sector worldwide.

  • Mideast investors 'snapping up' South Florida properties


    Middle East investors are one of the most active buyers in the global real estate market and continue to target core assets in safe-haven US locations such as South Florida with special focus on Miami, Surfside and Sunny Isles Beach, said an expert.

  • Paint claimed effective in fight against coronavirus


    Caparol Arabia, Middle East’s leading German paint manufacturer, claims it has successfully tested CapaCare Protect, one of its flagship and innovative paint products, in the fight against coronavirus.

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