Qatar-based UrbaCon Trading and Contracting (UCC) said it has handed over a 111,000-sq-m underground car park capable of handling 3000 cars in Doha to the owner.
The car park, located adjacent to the Souk Waqif and the Corniche, t
Qatar is on track to ensure the overwhelming majority of the projects to be used in the 2022 Fifa World Cup will achieve world-class standards of sustainability, said a top official.
“We are saying that 80 per cent of the co
Qatar’s real GDP growth will accelerate to 7 per cent in 2015, 7.5 per cent in 2016 and 7.9 per cent in 2017 as the government continues investing heavily in the non-hydrocarbon sector despite lower oil prices, a report said.
Qatar Primary Materials Company (QPMC), the country’s top provider of primary construction materials/aggregate, aims to buy quarries in the UAE and Oman to meet the growing demand for building products, said a report.
Eversendai Corporation, a specialist engineering and construction services firm based in Malaysia, said its Qatari subsidiary has won a RM269.2 million ($74.2 million) contract to build a visitors' centre in Doha, said a report.
More than one hundred leading film industry professionals are expected to participate in the first edition of Qumra, a new event dedicated to the development of emerging filmmakers from Qatar and around the world.
The event takes
The Qatar government is is set to build three central markets, which will each have sufficient car parking space, a mosque and an electricity substation, said a report.
These markets will have a bank branch, a florist shop, a groc
Leading academic researchers and industry practitioners including urban planners, property consultants, sustainability experts and architects from across the globe will take part in the Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC).
In the last three to four years, the construction industry in the GCC has shown positive signs of recovery. There is still some way to go before the numbers can be compared to the pre-recession era.
Qatar, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia
Amari Doha, a boutique hotel in the Qatari capital, is offering all passengers on Air Arabia flying from Ras Al Khaimah to Doha a complimentary room upgrade when they present their boarding pass upon check-in.
The promotion follows the