OHL to sue Qatar Foundation over Sidra project
Spanish contractor Obrascón Huarte Lain (OHL) is planning legal action against Qatar Foundation, a leading education and cultural organisation in the country, related to a major project, reports said.
Dubai industrial rents continue to recover in H1
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Dubai industrial rents were up strongly during the first six months (H1) of 2014 compared to a year, with seven of the nine major nine districts experiencing double digit growth, a report said.
Work starts on new Indian Embassy in Bahrain
Work is well underway on the new Indian Embassy in Bahrain, and will open its doors next year, said a top official.
Bahrain embassy work in Abu Dhabi on track
Construction is underway on the new Bahrain embassy headquarters in the Diplomatic Area, Abu Dhabi.
200 firms in Bahrain defy summer work ban
Nearly 200 companies have violated Bahrain's summer work ban in less than 30 days.
ME/Africa housing demand to reach 13m units by 2018
New dwelling demand in the Africa/ Middle East region is expected to reach 13 million units in 2018 with an annual growth of 3.7 percent, according to a report.
Sharp rise in Qatar infrastructure spending
Qatar's spending on infrastructure projects showed a sharp rise last fiscal year, with country accelerating the pace of work on 2022 World Cup projects.
One-bed apartment costs $462,000 in Dubai
A one bedroom apartment in Dubai costs Dh1.7 million ($462,837) on an average, according to a new report by leading property search website propertyfinder.ae.
Glis wins Al Habtoor City project
Gulf Landscape & Irrigation Systems (Glis) was recently awarded the hotel and garden landscaping project for the St. Regis Hotel in Al Habtoor City, Dubai.
Sidra works awarded to Midmac joint venture
Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) has awarded the works to complete construction of Sidra Medical and Research Center, to a joint venture between Midmac and Consolidated Contractors Group (Offshore), said a report.
Hochtief-led group wins $2.9bn Riyadh airport deal
Saudi General Authority of Civil Aviation has chosen a group led by the German contractor Hochtief for the upgradation of terminals at the Riyadh international airport, a report said.
Revamp of 42 Bahraini schools underway
Work is underway to revamp 42 schools across Bahrain.