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Dutch dredging firm in frame for $509m Oman port project
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Dutch dredging firm in frame for $509m Oman port project

Saturday, 21 January 2017 11:11 AM

Royal Boskalis Westminster receives letter of intent to award a contract for the development of the port of Duqm in Oman

British worker dies during construction of Qatar 2022 stadium
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British worker dies during construction of Qatar 2022 stadium

Friday, 20 January 2017 4:14 PM

Investigation is underway to determine the cause of death, says the Supreme Council for Delivery and Legacy

Dubai's Damac starts handover of luxury $300m Beirut tower
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Dubai's Damac starts handover of luxury $300m Beirut tower

Friday, 20 January 2017 10:45 AM

Developer says delivery of 183 luxury apartments in Damac Tower in Solidere has begun

Nakheel to invest $40m in creating 105km Dubai cycle path network
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Nakheel to invest $40m in creating 105km Dubai cycle path network

Friday, 20 January 2017 1:28 AM

Developer says it is also building a 10km ‘super loop’ for more experienced riders as part of plans

Dubai set to triple size of humanitarian hub amid soaring demand
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Dubai set to triple size of humanitarian hub amid soaring demand

Friday, 20 January 2017 1:28 AM

Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed approves expansion plans as demand hits post World War 2 high

Saudi's Dar Al Arkan sees 23.4% Q4 net profit slump
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Saudi's Dar Al Arkan sees 23.4% Q4 net profit slump

Thursday, 19 January 2017 3:28 PM

Construction giant blames lower property sales revenue and higher operating expenses for the fall in income

Dubai says registered 44% rise in completed buildings in 2016
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Dubai says registered 44% rise in completed buildings in 2016

Thursday, 19 January 2017 11:04 AM

Municipality also reports 827 construction accidents, plus instances of site violations

Dubai developers hit with new rules on building permits, completions
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Dubai developers hit with new rules on building permits, completions

Thursday, 19 January 2017 9:52 AM

SIRA approval on security systems now mandatory for all developers in Dubai, says official

Dubai Properties says 3,000 homes delivered during 2016
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Dubai Properties says 3,000 homes delivered during 2016

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 3:16 PM

Developer says its projects in Culture Village and Dubailand comprised a majority of the handovers

UAE to issue new fire safety code on building claddings next week
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UAE to issue new fire safety code on building claddings next week

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 10:06 AM

New regulations will not impact old buildings, says Civil Defence official

Saudi gov't 'could shelve' $13.3bn projects in 2017
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Saudi gov't 'could shelve' $13.3bn projects in 2017

Tuesday, 17 January 2017 8:32 PM

New report says projects are at risk of being cancelled this year due to fiscal pressures and changing priorities

Saudi Binladin seeks extension on $2.7bn Grand Mosque financing
Banking & Finance»

Saudi Binladin seeks extension on $2.7bn Grand Mosque financing

Tuesday, 17 January 2017 7:33 PM

Banking sources say construction firm has asked for extension until end of 2019 amid cashflow crunch

Aldar says 'steady progress' made on projects in the UAE
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Aldar says 'steady progress' made on projects in the UAE

Tuesday, 17 January 2017 2:14 PM

Yas Island’s Ansam and Al Raha Beach’s Al Hadeel moving closer towards completion in 2017, says developer

Saudi Arabia to launch $30-50bn renewable energy programme soon
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Saudi Arabia to launch $30-50bn renewable energy programme soon

Monday, 16 January 2017 3:50 PM

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih says Riyadh will in the next few weeks start the first round of bidding for projects

Kuwait vows to complete new $4.5bn passenger terminal on time
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Kuwait vows to complete new $4.5bn passenger terminal on time

Monday, 16 January 2017 1:52 PM

Supervisory committee will be tasked with ensuring delays to major aviation project are avoided


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