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GCC contract awards to hit $194bn this year

The value of contract awards in the GCC could reach $194 billion this year, a decline of about $2 billion from last year, said a report released ahead of The Big 5, an international building and construction show to be held in Dubai, UAE, in Nov

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Building permits increase 7pc in Bahrain

A seven per cent increase in construction permits was recorded in the first quarter of 2015 compared to the same period last year. This reflects investor confidence in Bahrain and the government’s development efforts, the Gulf D

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Construction labour wages up 17.4pc in Abu Dhabi

The average wages of construction labour in Abu Dhabi increased 17.4 per cent in July 2015 compared with the same month last year, official data said. The wages grew 7.8 per cent in July 2015 over June, according to data released

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Maskan Arabia's Al Casaba project 'on track'

Maskan Arabia Investment & Development Company, a leading construction real estate developer, said its Al Casaba housing project in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, is on track.   The 'Al Casaba Villas' project

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LP Building Products to enter GCC market

LP Building Products, a leading manufacturer of quality engineered wood building materials, is set to enter the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) market. The building products company will be offering a host of products, includi

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Survey of old buildings to be launched in Bahrain

A survey of all Manama’s ageing buildings could soon be launched in a bid to prevent falling debris causing damage and injury. The plan, which is set to be discussed by Bahrain’s Capital Trustees Board this week, follo

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Saudi to set up first temporary hybrid plant

Building Energy, an Italian independent power producer from renewable sources, is set to team up with leading rental power provider in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region SES Smart Energy Solutions, to develop the first on-field temporary hy

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DIFC breaks ground on new office building

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has broken ground for the construction of its 11th office building which will offer a total built-up area of 200,000 sq ft in the Gate District in Dubai, UAE.   The Gate Village Building

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Qatar building boom a challenge for foreign firms

Qatar’s plans to splurge $200 billion on infrastructure as part of its 2030 development plan has lured foreign contractors to what promised to be big profits, but project delays and problems with contracts and bureaucracy have left many in

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Qatar building boom a challenge for foreign firms

Qatar’s plans to splurge $200 billion on infrastructure as part of its 2030 development plan has lured foreign contractors to what promised to be big profits, but project delays and problems with contracts and bureaucracy have left many in

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