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Qatar building boom a challenge for foreign firms

Qatar’s plans to splurge $200 billion on infrastructure as part of its 2030 development plan has lured foreign contractors to what promised to be big profits, but project delays and problems with contracts and bureaucracy have left many in

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Qatar building boom a challenge for foreign firms

Qatar’s plans to splurge $200 billion on infrastructure as part of its 2030 development plan has lured foreign contractors to what promised to be big profits, but project delays and problems with contracts and bureaucracy have left many in

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Burj Mohammed named MEA's tallest building

The Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid Tower in the UAE’s capital Abu Dhabi has been declared as The Best Tall Building in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) as part of its Annual Awards progr

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US asks China to end island building again

US Defense Secretary Ash Carter met a top Chinese general on Thursday and repeated a US call for a halt to land reclamation in the South China Sea, while stressing that the Pentagon remained committed to expanding military contacts with China.

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UAE opens doors to 'most sustainable office building'

The UAE’s most sustainable office building opened its doors in Abu Dhabi’s Masdar City yesterday (June 3).   The building, which houses the new headquarters of the International Renewable Energy Agenc

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Kuwaiti Building owners to go ahead with repairs

A court in in Bahrain has allowed owners of the controversial Kuwaiti Building to carry out maintenance, remodelling and repair work. The High Administrative Court ordered the Manama Municipality to pay for their legal expenses, s

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Firms sign building system testing lab accord in Bahrain

Bahrain-based United Enterprises Group and Facade Design and Services, in collaboration with Istishara Consultants, have signed an agreement to provide and operate Bahrain's first and only building system testing laboratory and on-site testi

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Kingspan plans Dubai plant expansion

Kingspan Insulated Panels, a global leader in high performance building envelope technologies, is carrying out an extensive expansion of its manufacturing plant in Dubai. The new facility will produce Kingspan’s latest optim

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Saudi expo draws record visitors

The Saudi Building & Interiors Exhibition (SBIE) 2015 ended on a successful note in Jeddah attracting over 20,000 visitors and companies sealing deals worth more than SR70 million ($18.7 million). The 24th edition of SBIE held

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Msheireb's building gets Leed certification

Qatar’s leading sustainable developer Msheireb Properties said it has achieved Leed (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum status for its new building located at its flagship development Msheireb Downtown Doha.

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