• Emaar's Dubai real estate chief to resign


    Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties said on Monday that the head of its Dubai real estate business would leave the firm at the end of the year.

  • Oman awards $255m construction tenders


    Oman Electricity Transmission Company has awarded six tenders worth RO87 million ($225 million) for several infrastructure projects related to the new grid station in the sultanate.

  • Saudi Arabia to develop three new cities


    Saudi Arabia plans to construct three new cities - a residential, a recreational, and an industrial - in the Jeddah region of the kingdom, said a report.

  • Isolux Corsan lands first Saudi contract


    Isolux Corsan, a leading Spanish engineering and construction firm, said it has clinched a major contract from Saudi Arabia's National Grid for the construction of two 115 kV substations in the city of Al Hasa in the kingdom.

  • Aswaaq rolls out second phase of community mall


    Aswaaq, a chain of small shopping centres in Dubai, UAE, has announced the launch of Phase Two of its new community mall in Al Barsha South One in the emirate.

  • Nakheel sees good demand for retail space


    Nakheel, a leading real estate developer in Dubai, said almost a third of shop space at its new Circle Mall at Jumeirah Village in Dubai has been booked - less than two weeks after its launch.

  • UAE ‘rapidly rising in the global property industry’


    The UAE is rising rapidly in the global property industry, with $1 trillion in built assets, which is nearly 48 per cent of the Netherlands ($2.09 trillion) and 122 per cent higher than Singapore ($0.82 trillion), said an expert.

  • Alba adds new compressor to boost energy efficiency


    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has boosted its energy efficiency in aluminium production with the addition of a new air compressor to its existing fleet in the utilities wing of the power and utilities department, the company said.

  • Volvo sales up on Mideast contruction boom


    Swedish premium truck manufacturer Volvo has registered a 24 per cent growth in the deliveries in the Middle East over last year, thanks to the robust construction work taking place across the region.

  • Top firms gear up for SteelFab 2015


    Leading companies from across the globe will be in Sharjah, UAE, to showcase their innovative welding and cutting solutions at SteelFab 2015 to be held next month.

  • Ducab breaks ground on new aluminium factory


    Ducab Aluminium Company has joined hands with Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) to start work at its new aluminium rod and conductor facility in the Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad), UAE.

  • Dewa approves $6.23bn budget for 2015


    Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa) has approved a total budget of Dh22.9 billion ($6.23 billion) for the upcoming year compared to Dh20.6 billion ($5.6 billion) in 2014.

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