• AquaChemie breaks ground on $40m Jebel Ali petrochem terminal


    AquaChemie Middle East, a leading chemical sales and services company and part of the UAE-based AquaChemie Group, today broke ground on its strategic,world-class petrochemical terminal in DP World’s flagship, Jebel Ali Port, Dubai.

  • The Big 5 digital fest draws over 500 construction brands


    The Big 5, a leading event for the construction industry, kicked off its inaugural digital festival, featuring thousands of industry professionals representatives from over 500 construction brands and more than 130 expert speakers from 23 countries.

  • SAIF Zone, HFZA ink deal with Sharjah Municipality


    Sharjah International Airport Free Zone (SAIF Zone) and Hamriyah Free Zone have jointly signed a deal with Sharjah Municipality to support their digital transformation vision, enhance mutual cooperation and upgrade work mechanisms.

  • Kuwaiti-owned JMB seals BAE Systems’ UK complex deal


    Kuwaiti-owned Jade Merchant Bank (JMB) has announced its latest UK real estate acquisition, the £29 million ($38.5 million) office and R&D complex of leading defence company BAE Systems at Christchurch in Dorset.

  • Siemens Energy wins Dubai power, water station upgrade contract


    Siemens Energy has announced that it has won a contract from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) for the upgradation and expansion of services at Jebel Ali L2 power and water station in Dubai.

  • New IKEA store opens in Abu Dhabi shopping, lifestyle hub


    Al Wahda Mall, a leading shopping and lifestyle destination in Central Abu Dhabi, has announced the opening of its new IKEA store. This is the Swedish home furnishing retailer's second outlet in the emirate and the fifth in the UAE.

  • Penspen lands Abu Dhabi oil field project contract


    Penspen, a leading provider of project management services to the energy industry, has secured a design and detailed engineering services contract from Omani contractor Galfar for a major oil field project on the south-east border of Abu Dhabi.

  • EmiratesGBC, TÜV Rheinland to offer building retrofit training


    Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) has joined hands with TÜV Rheinland Middle East, a leading provider of technical services worldwide, to deliver advanced building retrofit training to both public and private sector in the Middle East.

  • Maximiliano sees big demand for off-plan sales in Saudi Arabia


    Saudi-based Maximiliano Development Management Services said off-plan developments are currently experiencing some of the highest sales levels in the kingdom, as more homeowners are finding off-plan properties a viable investment option.

  • Lootah set to open food truck area at Dubai Investments Park


    UAE-based Lootah Real Estate Development is set to open a food truck area over a 342-sq-m plot near Ewan Residences within Dubai Investments Park (DIP), accommodating seven food wheels that will serve cuisines across the globe.

  • Abu Dhabi Islamic helps Emirati investor to buy UK business park


    Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank said it has provided AED91 million ($25 million) in Sharia’a-compliant structured financing for a private UAE-based client towards acquisition of a Dh141 million ($38.3 million) business park at Dorset on the UK’s south coast.

  • Omniyat's $680m Dorchester Dubai project 60pc completed


    Leading regional developer Omniyat has announced that more than 60 per cent of the work has been completed on its architectural showpiece, The Residences, Dorchester Collection, Dubai, being built at an investment of AED2.5 billion ($680 million).

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AquaChemie breaks ground on $40m Jebel Ali petrochem terminal

AquaChemie Middle East, a leading chemical sales and services company and part of the UAE-based AquaChemie Group, today broke ground on its strategic,world-class petrochemical terminal in DP World’s flagship, Jebel Ali Port, Dubai. ...



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