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Qatar approves construction of first Evangelical church in Doha
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Qatar approves construction of first Evangelical church in Doha

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:04 PM

Filipino expat has led 7-year campaign to build a place of worship for the Christian denomination group

Britain to decide on Qatar-backed Heathrow runway by end-2015
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Britain to decide on Qatar-backed Heathrow runway by end-2015

Thursday, 2 July 2015 1:59 PM

PM David Cameron to make final decision on $36bn plan for Heathrow in which Qatar Holding is shareholder

Middle East construction disputes almost double
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Middle East construction disputes almost double

Monday, 29 June 2015 3:38 PM

Contractors pursuing claims that were previously parked during global financial crisis

Design firm SSH wins deal to work on new Qatar shopping mall
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Design firm SSH wins deal to work on new Qatar shopping mall

Saturday, 27 June 2015 9:48 AM

South Mall in Wakrah will include hypermarket, restaurants, coffee shops, anchor stores and a sports and recreational club

Arcadis wins $22m deal for Doha Metro's Gold line
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Arcadis wins $22m deal for Doha Metro's Gold line

Friday, 26 June 2015 10:00 AM

Company is hired to provide architectural, branding, design and construction consultancy services

Qatar building materials costs to surge ahead of 2022 World Cup
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Qatar building materials costs to surge ahead of 2022 World Cup

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 4:20 PM

Qatar is set to spend more than $200bn on the soccer tournament as part of a 2030 development plan

UAE stadium, Doha courthouse shortlisted for world's best building
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UAE stadium, Doha courthouse shortlisted for world's best building

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 3:03 PM

Sports stadium in Al Ain and an Islamic study centre and courthouse in Doha are among projects on shortlist

Qatar building boom proves challenge for foreign construction firms
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Qatar building boom proves challenge for foreign construction firms

Tuesday, 23 June 2015 3:13 PM

Project delays and problems with contracts cause headaches for firms lured by $200bn infrastructure plans

Qatar Rail says Doha Metro tunneling still on track despite flood
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Qatar Rail says Doha Metro tunneling still on track despite flood

Friday, 19 June 2015 8:55 AM

Tunnel boring machine at Corniche station on Red Line is relaunched after being damaged in flooding incident

UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia midday breaks commence for labourers
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UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia midday breaks commence for labourers

Monday, 15 June 2015 6:51 PM

The countries' labour ministries have enforced work-hour restrictions to reduce impact on construction workers health during summer months in the region

Construction titans: The 100 most powerful players building the future of the Middle East
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Construction titans: The 100 most powerful players building the future of the Middle East

Monday, 15 June 2015 9:38 AM

The annual ranking of the most influential people in the region's construction industry

Qatar earmarks five sites for new hospitals
Healthcare»

Qatar earmarks five sites for new hospitals

Sunday, 14 June 2015 4:56 PM

New healthcare facilities will reportedly specialise in women, childcare and mental health

Mall of Qatar builder says hiring subcontractors 'a challenge'
Construction»

Mall of Qatar builder says hiring subcontractors 'a challenge'

Sunday, 7 June 2015 9:21 AM

UrbaCon CEO says availability of skilled resources is the key challenge facing the Gulf's construction sector

Qatar land price surge threatens property profitability
Property»

Qatar land price surge threatens property profitability

Sunday, 31 May 2015 5:23 PM

Experts say soaring land prices may make even high-margin luxury developments unprofitable to build

Qatar’s UDC to focus on finishing 60-tower Pearl development
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Qatar’s UDC to focus on finishing 60-tower Pearl development

Thursday, 28 May 2015 11:32 AM

Developers in the Gulf state are left with little option but to build high-end properties in their search for higher margins


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