Dubai developer Nakheel will restart work on part of one of the three palm-shaped islands that came to symbolise the excesses of the emirate's boom years, the company chairman said, in a sign Dubai is bouncing back from its financial crisis.
The Cape Reed Group of Companies, a leader in the construction and installation of exclusive tailor-made sustainable timber and thatch structures, has completed an Dh6 million ($1.63 million) project for the new Sir Bani Yas Island project in
Tropical Storm Humberto strengthened as it swept past the Cape Verde islands on Monday and was expected to grow into the first hurricane of the Atlantic storm season, forecasters at the US National Hurricane Center in Miami said.
UAE-based Rotana Jet, has announced plans to boost its weekly services to Sir Bani Yas Island in Abu Dhabi from August 1 with the addition of two more flights.
The flights, which will operate between Al Bateen Executive Airport in
A 45-lane expansion costing more than BD6 million ($15.8 million) to the King Fahad Causeway could soon be underway, a report said.
A study is being carried out to determine the best ways to create man-made islands to accommodate the ov
Work on the $1.6 billion Dilmunia at Bahrain, a major mixed-use project built on a man-made island off the coast of Muharraq, was launched today at a ground-breaking ceremony attended by Bahrain’s Deputy Prime Minister Sh
Dubai gave the go ahead on Wednesday to plans for the Dh6 billion ($1.6 billion) Bluewaters Island development, a new island project featuring the world's largest ferris wheel at its centre, as the emirate resumes constructing extravagant pr
The Philippines' strongest typhoon this year was headed towards tourist destinations on Wednesday after hitting a southern island, destroying homes, causing landslides and killing at least 82 people, but many more are repor
A five-year development ban on the coasts of Sitra in Bahrain has been lifted to pave way for major infrastructure and housing projects, said a top official.
However, councillors have prohibited building on the island's sea fronts stretchi
The Bahrain Pearling Trail has been included on Unesco's World Heritage list, the 21-member World Heritage Committee has announced.
The decision came as the independent body responsible for the World Heritage Convention met in St Petersbur