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Designs revealed for Yas Island's new 18,000 indoor venue
Construction»

Designs revealed for Yas Island's new 18,000 indoor venue

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 9:54 AM

HOK has released designs for Yas Arena, a multipurpose 18,000 capacity venue that could host sport, entertainment and other events year-round

Qatar says World Cup plans continue 'as normal'
Construction»

Qatar says World Cup plans continue 'as normal'

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 9:52 AM

Since the crisis erupted a week ago, questions have been asked about Qatar's readiness and suitability to host the 2022 tournament

Philippines says to stop sending workers to Qatar
Politics & Economics»

Philippines says to stop sending workers to Qatar

Tuesday, 6 June 2017 1:57 PM

Labour chief says Manila fears that problems like food shortages could affect the 200,000 Filipinos in Qatar should Gulf crisis worsen

Revealed: the cost of construction in Gulf countries
Construction»

Revealed: the cost of construction in Gulf countries

Friday, 2 June 2017 12:59 AM

New report says the UAE has been identified as a warm market in 2017 with Expo 2020 expected to influence construction costs

Cooling vests set to help UAE construction workers
Technology»

Cooling vests set to help UAE construction workers

Thursday, 1 June 2017 3:03 PM

Piloted on construction sites in Qatar, the vests are set to be introduced into the UAE to help protect labourers during summer

Qatar awards deal for 2022 World Cup team training sites
Construction»

Qatar awards deal for 2022 World Cup team training sites

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 4:12 PM

Training sites will be completed by Nakheel Landscapes by 2019 as per FIFA standards

New GCC building deals set to hit $85.6bn in 2017
Construction»

New GCC building deals set to hit $85.6bn in 2017

Friday, 26 May 2017 10:02 AM

Figure would represent an increase of about 7% as UAE tops regional ranking

Majority of fans going to Qatar for World Cup will come from Saudi and India
Sport»

Majority of fans going to Qatar for World Cup will come from Saudi and India

Friday, 19 May 2017 12:09 PM

"I think we will see something very different in this World Cup," says official with organising committee

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Qatar's air-conditioned World Cup stadium is ready
Construction»

Qatar's air-conditioned World Cup stadium is ready

Friday, 19 May 2017 11:57 AM

About 500 jet nozzles will blast out cold air, keeping temperatures at about 23 degrees Celsius for fans.

How much is Qatar spending for the World Cup?
Construction»

How much is Qatar spending for the World Cup?

Friday, 19 May 2017 11:17 AM

At what cost is the GCC state building stadiums and developing key infrastructure projects

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Construction»

Video: Qatar 2022 Khalifa stadium to officially open on Friday

Thursday, 18 May 2017 12:49 PM

Qatar will officially open the first completed stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup on Friday.

Construction»

In pictures: Qatar's 2022 revamped Khalifa Stadium

Thursday, 18 May 2017 11:34 AM

A slew of refurbishments, renovations and technological upgrades await eager fans at Doha’s revamped Khalifa International Stadium set to host the Emir Cup final on May 19, 2017.

Three workers die at Qatar building site
Construction»

Three workers die at Qatar building site

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 2:12 PM

Working conditions for labourers in Qatar are under worldwide scrutiny since the country was chosen as the football World Cup 2022 host

Qatar World Cup workers get nutrition health checks
Healthcare»

Qatar World Cup workers get nutrition health checks

Tuesday, 25 April 2017 7:25 PM

Up to 1,000 construction workers set to benefit from pilot programme agreed with Weill Cornell Medicine

World Cup spending presses Qatar banks as deposit deadline nears
Banking & Finance»

World Cup spending presses Qatar banks as deposit deadline nears

Tuesday, 25 April 2017 2:42 PM

Banks have kept lending to help support the $200 billion spending plan in preparation for the World Cup


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