Turkey opens bridge between continents
TALLER THAN EIFFEL TOWER
Turkey opened one of the world's biggest suspension bridges on Friday, creating a new link between two continents with the latest megaproject in a $200 billion building spree.
Major expansion planned for Abu Dhabi's Khalifa Port
1,000m OF NEW QUAY WALL
Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of the emirate’s ports and Khalifa Industrial Zone, has today announced a major expansion plan for its Khalifa Port.
Doha, Ankara sign twin-city accord
Qatar's capital Doha and Turkish capital Ankara have signed a twin cities agreement to exchange expertise.
Clean energy investment tops agenda at Wetex
Investing in clean energy will top the agenda of discussions during the 18th Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (Wetex 2016), to be held in Dubai, UAE, in October.
Shurooq picks Yardi to manage property portfolio
Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has picked Yardi Voyager 7S, a browser-independent, mobile-enabled software, as a service platform to manage its real estate portfolio across the emirate.
Al Namal signs deal with Zamil AC for new mall
Al Namal Group, one of Bahrain’s leading diversified companies, has signed an agreement with Zamil Air Conditioners for the supply of air-conditioning solutions at the Atrium Mall, an upcoming project in the kingdom's Northern Governorate.
Dubai Municipality supervises 25,000 buildings under construction
The Buildings Department of Dubai Municipality is undertaking engineering supervision of 25,124 buildings under construction in various areas of Dubai, UAE.
Plan to build car-park in Muharraq discussed
A proposal to construct a four-storey car-park in Bahrain's Muharraq area was discussed during a meeting of officials.
Bahrain to allocate 3,200 more homes
Bahrain will allocate an additional 3,200 units to citizens in the coming months following a directive from His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister.
Turkey wealth fund to finance logistics projects
Turkey’s new national wealth fund will finance projects including airports, seaports, roads and railroads across the country, a senior government official said.
Turkey's Tekfen wins $2.1bn Qatar expressway project
Tekfen Construction, a unit of Turkey's Tekfen Holding, has signed a pre-agreement with Qatar's Ministry of Municipality and Environment for the construction of the Al Khor Expressway project, a report said.
Al Shirawi Interiors completes hospital fit-out
Al Shirawi Interiors, a specialist in interiors, recently completed the fit-out job of the 132,500-sq-ft Medcare Women & Children Hospital on Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai, UAE.