The US government is preparing to boost the number of private contractors in Iraq as part of President Barack Obama's growing effort to beat back Islamic State militants threatening the Baghdad government, a senior US official said.
Qatar-based Urbacon Trading and Contracting Company (UCC) said it has been ranked the fourth best contractor in the Arab world and 184 globally in the list compiled by Engineering News-Record (ENR), a weekly magazine for the construction
Contractors bidding for projects of Segment 1 package of Oman National Rail must commit to a procurement of at least 10 per cent of their bid value from local subcontractors to avoid disqualification, a report said.
Oman Rail has
The Arab Contractors, a leading construction firm in Egypt, is implementing three major industrial zones worth $180 million in Algeria, said a report.
The cost includes utilities alongside other infrastructure works for the three
Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) has awarded the works to complete construction of Sidra Medical and Research Center, to a joint venture between Midmac and Consolidated Contr
The labour raids targeted agains illegal expatriates in the kingdom have phased out 100,000 of the 200,000 contracting firms registered with the country’s chambers of commerce, a report said.
The contracting sector is facing
The Oman Society of Contractors has urged the government to reimburse the cost escalation of ongoing projects following a raise in minimum wage for Omani workers, said a report.
The cost was initially estimated based on the minimu
The annual Gulf Construction Conference 2013, set to open today in Bahrain, will discuss a number of key issues pertaining to the construction sector in the kingdom and the GCC.
Organised by the Bahraini Society for Construction C
Digging work at a major housing project site in Bahrain will be temporarily halted with immediate effect following an edict by a senior government official.
The digging work the Buhair Valley will not resume unless approved by His