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DP World plans launch of Suez Canal economic zone by 2018

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 15:55
Sokhna World Zone, a new economic free zone located in the Suez Canal region of Egypt, is due to be launched in early 2018

FM teams on pole position for the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 15:41
Teams of cleaners, painters, gardeners and technical experts descend on Yas Marina Circuit to prepare the track for the 2017 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

SSH wins design packages for Kuwait’s Hessah Al Mubarak project

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 15:35
SSH has been awarded three design packages for six plots at the Hessah Al Mubarak development in Kuwait City

Auto giant Renault to enter Pakistan with the UAE's Al-Futtaim

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 14:54
Al-Futtaim's new subsidiary in Pakistan will implement the agreements with Renault, one of which will see the construction of an assembly plant begin in Karachi next year

Dubai Civil Defence approves Terraco exterior insulation and finishing system

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 13:27
Terraco is the first firm to receive DCD approval for an exterior insulation and finishing system since the introduction of the updated UAE Fire and Life Safety Code of Practice

ASGC scoops two contract awards for Emaar projects in Egypt

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:18
ASGC has been chosen as the main contractor for Emaar Misr?s Levana and Crescent projects, both to be developed in Egypt?s capital city of Cairo

Meydan, Union Coop ink deal to build mall in MBR City

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:53
Meydan Group and Union Coop have signed a contract to purchase a plot of land in Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum City for the construction of a mall in District 11

Big 5: Five minutes with Bashar Abou-Mayaleh, CIC

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 09:00
Bashar Abou-Mayaleh, managing director of Concrete Industries Complex, discusses demand for his group?s concrete-related products and services in the Middle East

Kuwait Fund loans $42.5m to Egypt for water project

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 08:46
The loan will be used to fund an infrastructure project that will provide drinking water to Egypt?s Sinai Peninsula, particularly to residents of the city of Al-Arish

Oman's $96m Crowne Plaza Muscat OCEC hotel opens

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 08:23
The four-star facility comprising 296 rooms is the first of three planned hotels to open within OCEC, which forms Phase 1 of the new Madinat Al Irfan district

Development of 7,500sqm Dubai coffee centre begins

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 08:19
DMCC Coffee Centre is being developed close to the Jebel Ali Port harbour, and is due for completion in 2018

Galadari advises on Umm Al Quwain port concession deal

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 16:44
A deal has been reached to develop and operate container facilities at the Ahmed Bin Rashid Port in Umm Al Quwain, UAE

Aldar sells out Phase 2 of $653m waterfront project in Abu Dhabi

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 16:17
Aldar Properties has sold out the second phase of Water?s Edge, bringing the total sales value of all units launched to more than $217.8m (AED800m)

ASHRAE seeks comments on standard for moisture-affected areas

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 14:07
Co-developed by ASHRAE and the Indoor Air Quality Association, Standard 3210P is intended to provide guidance on assessing educational facilities that are subject to moisture and at risk of fungal contamination

MAN Lion’s Coach available for pre-order in Middle East

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 13:00
MAN Truck & Bus has announced that the latest iteration of the MAN Lion?s Coach is now available for pre-order in the Middle East

VAT exemptions announced for residential units in UAE

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:55
Residential units in the UAE will be largely exempt from value added tax (VAT)

Big 5: Five minutes with Bishoy Azmy, ASGC

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:54
Bishoy Azmy, chief executive officer of ASGC, explains how the UAE-headquartered contracting giant is using technology to add value to its clients? projects

Dubai Land Department announces rental index update for 2018

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:18
Dubai Land Department (DLD) has updated the rental index for 2018 for all residential, commercial, and industrial properties in Dubai