• Austria breaks ground on Dubai Expo 2020 pavilion


    Austria has started work on its country pavilion for the Expo 2020 Dubai event. For the mega global show, it will be introducing an unusual concept: 38 interlocking cones blending on a 2,400-sq-m pavilion to form a harmonious structure.

  • Saudi Dar Al Arkan lists $600m sukuk on Nasdaq Dubai


    Saudi-based Dar Al Arkan, one of the leading real estate developers with a major presence in the Middle East region, on Wednesday rang the market opening bell at Nasdaq Dubai to celebrate the listing of a $600 million sukuk (Islamic bond).

  • Emaar Development revenue hits $2.6bn, property sales up

    19 NEW RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS
    UAE-based Emaar Development has reported an impressive growth of 25 per cent in property sales for the first nine months which hit Dh12.5 billion ($3.4 billion), while its revenue for the period rose to Dh9.6 billion ($2.6 billion).

  • Averda seals waste disposal contract with Adnoc


    Averda, a leading end-to-end waste management company, said it has secured a five-year contract from Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) to provide waste collection, cleaning and disposal services for its key facilities in the emirate.

  • Baker Hughes opens wellhead facility in Abu Dhabi


    Baker Hughes, an energy technology solutions provider, has opened its new wellhead facility in Abu Dhabi, in partnership with its local channel partner, Al Ghaith Oilfield Supplies and Services, a media report said.

  • Adnoc signs key supply deal with Emirates Global Aluminium

    CALCINED PETROLEUM COKE
    The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) has signed a long-term agreement with Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the UAE outside the oil and gas sector, for supply of calcined petroleum coke to EGA.

  • Hadley Group to showcase innovative products at Big 5


    UK-based Hadley Group, a leading producer of cold rolled steel sections and allied products, will be bringing its expertise in custom rollforming and structural/non-structural products at the upcoming Big 5 construction expo.

  • Terex opens first regional distribution centre in Dubai


    Terex Corporation, a global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services, has opened its first distribution centre for the region at Jebel Ali in Dubai, mainly dedicated to its Genie-branded aerial access equipment.

  • EmiratesGBC highlights importance of deep retro-fitting


    Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) recently organised a key industry event in partnership with Dubai Chamber to discuss the importance of deep retro-fitting and also honour the newly-qualified building retrofit specialists.

  • The Big 5 to launch major construction industry report


    The Middle East’s largest construction event, The Big 5, which kicks off on November 25 in Dubai, will see the launch of its first Voice of the Construction Industry report on the opening day of the event at a invite-only CEOs Forum.

  • Al Futtaim picks Turner & Townsend for mega IKEA project


    UK-based Turner & Townsend, a global programme management and construction consultancy, said it has been appointed to support the delivery of Dubai’s second IKEA outlet – the largest within the UAE – for Al Futtaim Group Real Estate.

  • Damac's nine-month revenue hits $762m, profit up 30pc


    Leading UAE developer Damac Properties has recorded a revenue of Dh2.8 billion ($762 million) for the first nine months, while its gross profits for the same period stood at Dh838 million ($228 million), up 30 per cent over last year.

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Austria breaks ground on Dubai Expo 2020 pavilion

Austria has started work on its country pavilion for the Expo 2020 Dubai event. For the mega global show, it will be introducing an unusual concept: 38 interlocking cones blending on a 2,400-sq-m pavilion to form a harmonious structure....



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