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UK's Carillion says cheap oil could hamper Gulf expansion plans
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UK's Carillion says cheap oil could hamper Gulf expansion plans

Friday, 28 August 2015 1:09 AM

Construction firm says it is watching Oman 'with interest' as it has more exposure to oil price than other MidEast nations

Dubai ruler plans helipads at remote Scottish estate
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Dubai ruler plans helipads at remote Scottish estate

Friday, 28 August 2015 1:09 AM

Sheikh Mohammed files planning application to build four helicopter landing sites at Inverinate Estate

Omniyat to build $273m hotel project in Dubai
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Omniyat to build $273m hotel project in Dubai

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 10:49 AM

Located in Burj Khalifa district, Langham Place Downtown Dubai will span a built up area of 63.1 sqm

Qatar calls for more parks, petrol stations
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Qatar calls for more parks, petrol stations

Monday, 24 August 2015 6:14 PM

The Gulf state’s burgeoning population is prompting demand for more public facilities

Work to begin on Qatar World Cup stadium ‘in September’
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Work to begin on Qatar World Cup stadium ‘in September’

Sunday, 23 August 2015 6:03 PM

Development to house an estimated 2,700 labourers is also underway

$190.5m Dubai affordable homes project sees strong demand
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$190.5m Dubai affordable homes project sees strong demand

Saturday, 22 August 2015 2:19 PM

MAG 5 Property Development says 80% of properties in phase one have been snapped up by buyers

83% of Dubai residents complained of maintenance issues in H1
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83% of Dubai residents complained of maintenance issues in H1

Saturday, 22 August 2015 12:12 PM

Air conditioning units were the biggest source of problems for tenants during first half of 2015, according to survey

Dubai Opera House set for March 2016 completion
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Dubai Opera House set for March 2016 completion

Saturday, 22 August 2015 12:04 PM

A 2,000-seat, multi-format performing arts venue will be centrepiece of The Opera District

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Siemens wins $520m substations deal in Qatar
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Siemens wins $520m substations deal in Qatar

Friday, 21 August 2015 1:03 AM

German firm will deliver a total of 18 substations, some of which will supply power to World Cup 2022 projects

$15m villas on Dubai's Sweden Island ready by end-2016
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$15m villas on Dubai's Sweden Island ready by end-2016

Friday, 21 August 2015 1:03 AM

Excavation has commenced on Sweden Island and concrete work is about to begin, says developer

Dubai's Arabtec denies withdrawing from Egypt housing project
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Dubai's Arabtec denies withdrawing from Egypt housing project

Thursday, 20 August 2015 9:41 AM

Entire project will cost about $35.8bn, the first phase would involve building 100,000 homes.

Revealed: Dubai South, the emirate's newest city
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Revealed: Dubai South, the emirate's newest city

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 3:48 PM

Dubai World Central, the emerging 145 sq km city, is rebranded under a new law issued by ruler Sheikh Mohammed

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Parsons wins Dubai Expo 2020 site infrastructure deal
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Parsons wins Dubai Expo 2020 site infrastructure deal

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 1:39 PM

US firm says awarded infrastructure design and construction supervision services contract for 438-hectare site

Kuwait awards $4.34bn deal for new airport terminal project
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Kuwait awards $4.34bn deal for new airport terminal project

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 2:04 PM

Gov't says it has awarded contract to same consortium that had an earlier more-expensive bid dismissed

Abu Dhabi construction sector wages soar 17%
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Abu Dhabi construction sector wages soar 17%

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 11:58 AM

Latest annual figures also show the average monthly wage for an Indian construction worker rose 40% to $490

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