• RTA to open three new bridges on Dubai Airport Street


    Dubai's Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) is set to open this week three new bridges as part of its Airport Street Improvement Project. A two-lane tunnel linking the Airport and Marrakech streets is likely to open in July.

  • UAE design firm opens new retail destination in Rome


    Design International, an award-winning studio based in Dubai, UAE, has announced the opening of a new retail destination - The Aura Valle Aurelia - in the heart of Rome, not far from the Vatican City.

  • UDC launches new luxury community project in Doha


    Qatar-based United Development Company (UDC) has launched its new 400,000-sq-m luxury project, Gewan Island, featuring residential, leisure, retail and food and beverages units within a vibrant, modern and integrated community in Doha.

  • Al Hilal Group terminates media deal with Mepec organiser


    Al Hilal Group, the publisher of Oil & Gas News and a number of leading trade publications, has terminated its media relationship with ME3, the organiser of the Middle East Process Engineering Conference (Mepec) held in Bahrain every two years.

  • Emaar Properties declares $272m dividend


    Emaar Properties has approved the distribution of Dh1 billion ($272.25 million) as dividend to the shareholders, representing 14 per cent of the share capital being 14 fils per share at the company’s 22nd AGM in Dubai, UAE.

  • Miral's plans on track to develop Yas Island as tourist hotspot


    Miral, the creator of destinations in Abu Dhabi, is showcasing all its existing and upcoming developments on Yas Island at Arabian Travel Market 2018 (ATM).

  • Nakheel awards $162m construction contract for mall


    Dubai-based master developer Nakheel has awarded a contract worth Dh595 million ($162 million) for the construction of Nad Al Sheba Mall, its new, 1.4 million-sq-ft shopping, dining and entertainment destination.

  • Scientechnic seals partnership deal with Swiss cable firm


    UAE-based Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group said its flagship company Scientechnic has partnered with Datwyler Middle East for the exclusive distribution of the Swiss company's fire cables in the region.

  • Manazel in deal to develop three new UAE projects


    Abu Dhabi developer Manazel Real Estate has signed an agreement with Tasameem Real Estate to develop three new projects in the UAE at Yas Island (Abu Dhabi), Dubai Silicon Oasis and Jumeirah Village Triangle (JVT).

  • Eagle Hills releases Fujairah Beach villas for sale


    Eagle Hills, an Abu Dhabi-based real estate development company, has released eight exclusive villas for sale at Fujairah Beach, a luxury residential complex in the northern emirate, ahead of its December 2019 completion date.

  • Siemens to add 700MW to Iraq power plant


    Germany-based Siemens has won a contract to add 700 megawatts (MW) to the Rumaila Gas Power Plant in Iraq, which currently has a power generation capacity of 1500 MW.

  • Abu Dhabi's $1.2bn Reem Mall on track for 2020 opening

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    Al Farwaniya Property Developments, the developer behind Reem Mall – Abu Dhabi’s latest retail, leisure and entertainment destination, said work was progressing well on its ambitious $1.2-billion project and was due for completion by 2020-end.

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