Above-ground work on the world's first one-kilometre tall tower will start next week in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, a report said.
Construction on the Kingdom Tower is scheduled to begin on April 27, said reports. Construction is scheduled to complete in 63 months.
Real estate developer Aldar Properties has launched three new developments in Abu Dhabi worth 5 billion dirhams ($1.4 billion), the company said on Monday.
"Off-plan sales for the three developments will commence in May and construction is scheduled to begin in 2015," i
Saudi Arabia-based Construction Product Holding Company (CPC) has strengthened its commitment for The Arabian World Construction Summit (AWCS) by elevating its relationship to strategic partner.
The summit will take place from May 12 - 14 at the Sofitel Hotel, The Palm Dubai.
Qatar’s General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has announced the tender for the construction of five primary reservoir and pumping station (PRPS) packages as part of its water security mega reservoirs project.
The five separate packages (A – E), cover ma
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has signed an agreement with the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority towards transforming six of the Dubai Metro stations into museums showcasing artistic and cultural works with a project cost of Dh184 million ($50 million).
Emiratis ranked highest among all investors in Dubai during the first quarter of 2014, in terms of the value of investments, with Indians being the largest number of foreign investors.
Investments in Dubai's real estate sector totalled Dh35 billion ($9.53 billion) during the first
Qatar Railways has awarded one of the largest ever single project tunneling and rail construction insurance policies of the Doha Metro to an six-member consortium of Qatari national insurance companies, led by Qatar Insurance Company (QIC).
The consortium includes additional capa
The value of contracts awarded in Saudi Arabia during the first quarter of this year fell 19 per cent to SR39.7 billion ($10.58 billion), compared to SR49.1 billion during the same period last year, a report said.
The numerous amounts of mega-projects that were witnessed througho
Despite the on-going drive for economic diversification in Abu Dhabi, the office market is yet to see any benefit, with weak, but stable demand levels leading to a stagnation in commercial rents, a report said.
With mixed availability of commercial space across the Abu Dhabi mark
Major Saudi Arabian construction firm Abdullah A M Al-Khodari Sons said on Sunday that its net profit for the first quarter of this year jumped 78 percent on the back of earnings from an auction of plant and machinery.
Net profit rose to 32.63 million riyals ($8.7 million) from 1