Monday 13 July 2020

Egypt plans to build 765,000 homes over next three years

Egyptian government is set to build a total of 765,000 housing units over the next three years across the country at a total investment of of E£165 billion ($10.3 billion) under the One Million Housing Initiative, reported Amwal Al Ghad.    O


Work on UAQ waste-to-energy plant nearing completion

Work is nearing completion on a solid waste treatment plant that will produce refuse-derived fuel (RDF) at the Marine Environment Research Centre in Umm Al Qaiwain.   Once operational, the AED132 million ($36 million) plant will process the  solid municipal


Majid Al Futtaim sets up largest Carrefour e-fulfilment centre in Dubai

Majid Al Futtaim, a leading shopping mall developer and leisure pioneer in the Middle East and Africa, has opened its largest Carrefour online fulfilment centre in Dubai.    Located in Al Garhoud area, the 5,000-sq-m facility has been set up to ensure the q


L&T names three top executives to company board

India's top engineering and construction firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said its board of directors has decided to induct Subramanian Sarma (a non executive director in the board) as an executive director and also elevate SV Desai and T Madhava Das to the board.  &nb


KCPC wins Kuwait Sabah Al Ahmad City project work

The Kuwait Company for Process Plant Construction & Contracting (KCPC) said it has been awarded a KD4.4-million ($14.2 million) contract for asphalt paving and maintenance works within Sabah Al Ahmad City Sector B.   As per the deal awarded by the Public Aut


Baytik Industrial Oasis picks Savills as property, FM manager

Baytik Industrial Oasis, a high-specification industrial complex in Bahrain International Investment Park (BIIP) has signed up leading real estate expert Savills to provide property, facilities management, marketing and leasing services for the facility.   


Majid Al Futtaim breaks ground on premium Dubai gated community

Majid Al Futtaim, a leading shopping mall developer and a leisure pioneer in the Middle East and Africa region, said it has broken ground on Elan, an exclusive gated community comprising a mix of premium three- and four-bedroom properties, within its flagship Tilal Al Ghaf development in Duba


TRSDC awards Red Sea airport project work contract

The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the developer behind one of the world's most ambitious tourism initiatives, has awarded its largest value contract to date for airside infrastructure works for the international airport coming up within the mega Saudi development. &nbs


Dubai records 76pc drop in pedestrian fatality

Constructing footbridges in Dubai has helped reduce pedestrian fatalities by 76.5% between 2007 and 2019, said Mohammed Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), Al Tayer revealed that pedestrian fatalities in Dubai dropped from 9.5 cases per


Dewa's key unit launches smart cities command centre

Moro Hub, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), has announced the opening of its Smart Cities Command and Control Centre.   As a Dubai 10X enabler, Moro Hub's new centre provides services in intelligent IoT platforms, cyb

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