• Ithra Dubai achieves key construction milestone at One Za’abeel


    Ithra Dubai, the real estate arm of state-owned Investment Corporation of Dubai ( ICD) has announced that its iconic development One Za’abeel has achieved a major milestone with The Link accomplishing its final slide at ground level.

  • Dubai Future Foundation launches 3D printing alliance


    Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) has launched the 3D Printing Strategic Alliance, a first initiative of its kind in the world that creates a comprehensive network of government entities, academia and 3D printing companies in the UAE and the world.

  • RAK Municipality makes significant utility savings in 2019


    Ras Al Khaimah Municipality has reported significant progress in energy efficiency, netting concrete savings of 7 GWh of electricity, 109 MIG of water and 423 GWh thermal of direct fuel savings in 2019.

  • Ducab launches new 2MW solar plant in Jebel Ali


    Ducab Group, one of the UAE’s largest manufacturing businesses, has announced the opening of its new 2MWp (megawatt peak) solar plant in Jebel Ali, Dubai, developed in partnership with Etihad Energy Service Company (Etihad Esco).

  • DSO joins hands with Emirates Society of Inventors


    The Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) said it has signed an agreement with the Emirates Society of Inventors (ESI) to collaborate on initiatives that enhance the business environment in Dubai and support local talent.

  • Sobha Realty on track to hand over key Dubai villa project


    Sobha Realty, a leading premium real estate developer in the UAE, said it remains committed to its construction schedule for 2020, with delivery on track across Sobha Hartland. Its Gardenia Villas Phase II project is now complete and due for handover.

  • Galfar seals $298m Oman road project contract


    Oman's Galfar Engineering and Construction said it has secured a contract worth RO115 million ($298 million) from the Ministry of Transport for the construction of a key 135-km-long stretch of Adam-Thamrait Road dualisation project.

  • Bahrain Polytechnic inks building permits' agreement


    Ministry of Works, Municipality Affairs and Urban Planning has signed an agreement with Bahrain Polytechnic to develop a training programme for building requirements in the kingdom according to the unified guide to building permits requirements.

  • Dubai's residential capital values for June down 12pc


    The residential capital values in Dubai for June fell 12 per cent compared to the previous year, standing at 69.3 points, dipping 1.9 per cent monthly, continuing the same accelerated rate of decline witnessed during April and May, said a report.

  • Saudi Arabia unveils $800bn plan to transform Riyadh

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    Saudi Arabia is launching an ambitious SR3 trillion ($800 billion) plan to double the size of capital Riyadh in the next decade and transform it into an economic, social and cultural hub for the region, said a report citing its planning chief.

  • Edamah signs co-operation deal with Bahrain SCE


    Bahrain Real Estate Investment Company (Edamah) said it has signed an agreement with the Supreme Council for Environment (SCE) to help boost cooperation and maximise the economic and environmental benefits of their projects in the kingdom.

  • UAE investor inks deal for $350m Oman tech city


    Oman's Salalah Free Zone has signed an agreement with a UAE investor for the setting up of a $350-million Technology City over a 500,000-sq-m area featuring a Data Park, technology academy and other support facilities, said a report.

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Ithra Dubai achieves key construction milestone at One Za’abeel

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