• Saudi developer awards Red Sea Project groundwork contracts


    Saudi-based The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC) has signed up Huta Hegerfield and Saudconsulting Services to start groundwork improvement project at the Coastal Village on the Red Sea Project site.

  • Ideal Standard unveils key solutions at The Hotel Show


    Ideal Standard showcased a variety of bathroom solutions including its stylish and versatile ceramic range of StradaII and Connect Air products besides the Edge and TonicII mixers, at The Hotel Show held recently in Dubai.

  • Bahrain's new ATC tower on track for 2021 launch


    Nearly 45 per cent of the work has been completed on the new air traffic control (ATC) centre at the Bahrain International Airport. The tower, which covers a 3,120-sq-m area, is expected to be operational in the second half of 2021, said a report.

  • Abu Dhabi turns 40 bus stops into taxi stands for easy parking


    The Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) in Abu Dhabi announced that 40 bus stops have been converted into taxi stands across the island, aiming to provide innovative solutions for parking management in the emirate.

  • New Smart Cities Expo & Forum to launch in 2020


    The new Smart Cities Expo & Forum at the World Future Energy Summit 2020 in Abu Dhabi, UAE, will show how technology can be leveraged to improve happiness, health, sustainability and safety in cities across the Middle East and beyond.

  • Al Gharbia Pipe Company starts commercial production


    UAE-based industrial group Senaat said one of its companies, Al Gharbia Pipe Company, has reached an operational milestone with the launch of commercial production of large-diameter, sour grade welded steel pipes in Abu Dhabi.

  • Galfar wins further Oman refinery project work


    Oman-based Galfar Engineering & Contracting Company said it has been signed up by Saipem to provide mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and piping fabrication services for a key refinery project in the Duqm region of the sultanate.

  • Saudi National Steel to build $500m complex in Salalah

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    Saudi Arabia’s National Steel Company has signed a usufruct agreement with Salalah Free Zone Company (SFZ) to build the largest iron industries complex in Oman at an investment of $500 million.

  • Bahrain awards $10.8m tenders in August


    Bahrain had awarded a total of 14 tenders worth BD4.13 million ($10.8 million) in August, mainly covering three major sectors - roads and sanitation, construction and maintenance and treated wastewater network, said a report.

  • Top architect unveils Abrahamic Family House design


    Leading global architect Sir David Adjaye has unveiled the design of the Abrahamic Family House, comprising a church, mosque and synagogue, which will come up on Saadiyat Island in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi.

  • Ajman Bank partners with Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme


    Ajman Bank, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, said it has signed an agreement with the Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme to facilitate home finance solutions for Emirati citizens.

  • GCC driving $40bn global district cooling market


    The global market for district cooling sector is booming, and is likely to hit $39.9 billion by 2026 from last year's $21.9 billion, registering a CAGR of 7.77 per cent, thanks to the solid backing from the governments in GCC region, said a report.

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