Saturday 16 October 2021

Taiba awards contract for $101m Riyadh hotel project

Saudi-based Taiba Investments Company has signed up Al Saad General Contracting Company as the main contractor for its upcoming Riyadh Hotel project being set up in the Saudi capital at an investment of SR378 million ($101 million).   One of the largest real est


Sharjah Airport free zone boosts e-services list with new features

The Sharjah Airport International Free Zone Authority (SAIF Zone) said it has enhanced the digital services list with 36 new features, thus bringing its total e-services provided to customers to 284.   This comes as part of its commitment to enhancing performanc


Route 2020 metro stations get LEED Gold certification

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that seven metro stations on Route 2020 have been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)  Gold Certification under the Leed V4 BD+C rating system of the US Green Buildings Council (USGBC).


Mace completes work on giant Dubai Ferris wheel

Global consultancy and construction company Mace has completed work on Ain Dubai - a landmark observation wheel in Dubai, which is nearly twice as tall as the London Eye.    Ain Dubai (arabic for Dubai Eye) is due to take its first paying customers on Octob


UAE launches Net Zero by 2050 strategic initiative

The UAE has announced the UAE Net Zero by 2050 strategic initiative, a national drive to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050, making the emirates the first Middle East and North Africa (MENA) nation to do so.   The initiative, announced at Expo 2020 Dubai in the


SSH named lead consultant for 140-key Muscat resort

SSH, a leading masterplanning, infrastructure, building design and construction supervision company in the region, has been appointed lead consultant for luxury five-star marina resort in Muscat.    The new property is set to bring an unprecedented level of


Etisalat names group chief operations officer

UAE's leading telecom services operator Etisalat has announced the appointment of Obaid Bokisha as its new group chief operations officer as part of its significant transformation and planning for the next phase of growth and expansion of the company.   Keep


SULB unveils newly-constructed wharf in Bahrain

SULB, a major steel producer serving international markets, has announced the opening of the newly-constructed wharf.    The new private port facility, located at Salman Industrial City in Hidd, will significantly enhance the company’s supply chain an


Mawani, DP World start Jeddah container terminal revamp work

Saudi Ports Authority (Mawani) and DP World Jeddah have jointly started work on the expansion and revamp of the South Container Terminal at Jeddah Islamic Port.    On completion, the revamped terminal will double the port’s container handling capacity


Market sentiment in all UAE real estate sectors improving: CBRE

Activity levels across the UAE’s real estate sectors are seeing a marked increase according to CBRE, a commercial real estate services and investment firm.    Over the course of the recent past, the vast majority of activity has originated from incumb

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