• Orascom to start work on $198m flagship Egypt project


    Orascom Development, a leading developer of fully integrated destinations, including hotels, residential units and leisure facilities, said it is all set to start work on its E£3.3 billion ($198 million) flagship Egyptian project ‘O West’ in October.

  • China firm wins $500m MAG City construction deal

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    MAG Property Development (MAG PD), the property development arm of MAG Group Holding, has appointed China National Chemical Engineering Group Company (CNCEC) for the construction of the first phase of its mega project, MAG City in Dubai.

  • Nakheel launches high-end villas at Nad Al Sheba


    Dubai-based master developer Nakheel has launched an exclusive collection of ready-to-occupy family villas for sale at its new, high-end Nad Al Sheba community in Dubai, UAE.

  • First residents move into Azure Al Reem


    Abu Dhabi’s vibrant new residential complex at Azure Al Reem has welcomed its first residents, as the new community takes shape.

  • Arabian Centres to plans big mall in Egypt


    Saudi Arabia's Arabian Centres Company is expecting to start the operation of its shopping mall in Egypt’s Mansoura in 2021, a report said.

  • Egypt approves new terminal at East Said Port


    A concession agreement to design, construct, manage, operate and maintain a multi-purpose terminal at East Port Said Port has been approved by the Egyptian Cabinet, a report said.

  • Kanoo Real Estate appoints new divisional CEO


    Kanoo Real Estate, a fully owned business division of Yusuf bin Ahmed Kanoo Group (YBA Kanoo), has appointed Mohamed AbdulElah Al Kooheji as division chief executive officer.

  • Dubai RTA Intelligent Traffic System 65pc complete


    Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that its 'Intelligent Traffic Systems' expansion project has reached 65 percent completion.

  • Bahrain tender board opens bids for 15 projects


    Bahrain's Tender Board Council, the independent regulator of government procurement practices in the kingdom, has opened bids for 15 tenders launched by 10 companies during a weekly meeting.

  • Aveva, Worley to deliver ERM solution for EPC market


    Aveva, a global leader in engineering and industrial software, today announced that Worley has selected Aveva’s Enterprise Resource Management (ERM) solution as its preferred materials management platform.

  • Bahrain's new strategy 'aims to address waste problem'


    The implementation of the National Waste Management Strategy in Bahrain will contribute towards addressing the kingdom's waste problem in the long run, said Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister, Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf.

  • Sewa completes Kalba industrial zone work


    Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (Sewa) has announced the successful delivery of electricity, water and gas services to the new industrial zone in Kalba city. Also Sewa has been allocated land for the construction of 33 High Voltage Stations.

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Orascom to start work on $198m flagship Egypt project

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