• Emaar launches sale of premium Dubai Creek Harbour tower


    Leading Dubai developer Emaar has announced the sales launch of Vida Residences Creek Beach, a premium waterfront development featuring a luxurious collection of one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, located at Dubai Creek Harbour.

  • Majid Al Futtaim JV wins Frost & Sullivan FM award


    Majid Al Futtaim, a leading mall developer and leisure pioneer, said its joint venture with French resource management group Veolia has won the 2019 UAE Facility Management Services Customer Value Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan Middle East.

  • Oman to award key solar-diesel hybrid project contract


    Oman's Rural Areas Electricity Company (Tanweer) is set to award a contract for the development of 11 small-scale solar PV-diesel hybrid projects in the sultanate, which are being built on a build-own-operate-transfer (Boot) model, said a report.

  • Saudi transformer market ‘to decline in 5 years’


    Saudi Arabia’s power and distribution transformer market revenues are projected to decline at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 0.3 per cent during 2019-25, said 6Wrsearch in a new report.

  • UPS completes delivery of Dubai Expo 2020 entry portals


    UPS, an American multinational package delivery and supply chain management company, said it has completed a series of multi-modal deliveries for Expo 2020 Dubai’s iconic entry portals in the run-up to the official opening of the gala event next year.

  • Hyatt opens new 204-room property in Jumeirah


    Global hospitality group Hyatt has officially opened the fourth property under its modern essentials brand portfolio in the UAE. The Hyatt Place Dubai/Jumeirah boasts a total of 204 guestrooms and 84 fully furnished residences.

  • Mabanee to start Avenues Bahrain Phase Two work in Q1

    38,000 sq m LEASABLE AREA
    Kuwait-based real estate development company Mabanee said work is set to begin in the first quarter of 2020 on Phase Two of The Avenues - Bahrain, a premium waterfront project, that will add a leasable area of 38,000 sq m to the development.

  • Bank ABC sets up new landmark sculpture in Bahrain


    Bank ABC has announced the creation and permanent installation of ‘The Face’, a visual centrepiece of the façade of its newly-renovated historic twin-tower headquarters in Bahrain, by celebrated Nigerian-American contemporary artist Victor Ekpuk.

  • Indian team eyes key investment opportunities in Oman


    A high profile Indian delegation recently held discussions with senior officials of Oman-based Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (Madayn) in capital Muscat on the key investment opportunities available in its various industrial cities.

  • Emerson releases new flow measurement solution


    US-based Emerson, a global technology and engineering company, has released a new magnetic slurry flow meter specifically designed for high noise and applications for use in the oil and gas, mining, and pulp and paper industries.

  • Daikin opens region's first AC Solution Plaza in Oman


    Daikin, a leading global provider of advanced heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC-R) products and solutions, has announced the opening of its first AC Solution Plaza in the GCC region at Ruwi, Oman.

  • Omani group in SAP partnership to boost FM services


    Oman-based Renaissance Services has announced a digital transformation partnership agreement with global experience company SAP in bid to further boost efficiencies in the sultanate’s facilities management and services solution market.

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