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Emaar Properties gets $1.5bn loan from First Abu Dhabi Bank

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:56
Dubai-based Emaar Properties has obtained a $1.5bn corporate finance loan from First Abu Dhabi Bank, sources confirmed on Sunday

Genie appoints region sales manager for Turkey and Caspian

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:48
Terex AWP promotes Buhan Okan Acar, a Terex Financial Services team member, to the newly created region sales manager for its Genie products in the Turkey and Caspian Sea region

Kuwait approves plans for $7bn metro rail project

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:29
Plans for Kuwait?s $7bn metro rail project have been approved, a senior official said on Sunday

Work on $94m solar project to begin in Oman

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:09
A large solar panel project in Oman's Duqm special economic zone will begin by the end of 2017

Shurooq's Al Bait Hotel in Sharjah 70% complete

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:11
With a $27.2m (AED100m) construction budget, the hotel is on track to meet its completion deadline of 2018, Shurooq confirmed

Dubai Taxi Corporation adds 50 Tesla vehicles to limo fleet

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:09
Dubai Taxi Corporation?s Tesla electric vehicles have been fitted with several self-driving technologies, and will be supported by 13 electric recharging stations

Dubai’s JGE to develop housing projects for low-income segment

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:00
Dubai's property sector needs to start developing for the low-income segment, says Yousuf Kazim, chief executive officer of Jumeirah Golf Estates (JGE)

CW Awards 2017: Nominations deadline draws near

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 07:30
Nominations for the <i>Construction Week</i> Awards 2017 must be submitted by Thursday, 21 September, 2017

CW Salary Survey 2017: Are you earning enough?

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 07:00
The Construction Week Salary Survey 2017 is now open, so complete this brief questionnaire and find out whether you?re being paid the going rate

UAE expert says VAT may affect construction costs

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 16:51
The tax "will play a major role" in the property end-user segment, but construction salaries are unlikely to be affected, an accounting expert told Construction Week

Dubai Health Authority inaugurates JLT medical fitness centre

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 15:30
Dubai Health Authority has inaugurated a new medical facility in Jumeirah Lake Towers and launched a new medical fitness and occupational screening system for expats

DIFC launches division for construction and tech disputes

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 14:58
Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts is launching a new technology and construction division (TCD) that will handle some of the more complex disputes in the sectors

ADNOC completes Phase 2 of Officers City station expansion

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 14:00
ADNOC Distribution has completed the penultimate phase of expansion works for its service station in Officers City, Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Police unveils new rule for labour buses

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 10:30
Starting today, company buses transporting labourers "will not be permitted to ply on the capital's Baniyas Bridge", it has been confirmed

World’s first smart police services centre opens in Dubai

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 09:51
HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the world?s first smart police services centre at City Walk in Dubai

Dubai Municipality chairman approves $354m groundwater contract

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 09:30
The system will be developed for districts around the DWC and Expo 2020 Dubai site areas, with its second phase expected to bring total project costs to $681m

Saudi-led Acwa consortium wins $3.8bn Dubai solar park project

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 09:14
contract for world's largest CSP project awarded to consortium comprising Saudi Arabia?s ACWA Power and China?s Shanghai

Parsons bolsters Middle East, Africa built environment division

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 08:12
Parsons has strengthened its Middle East and Africa built environment division with four senior appointments