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Iraqi Kurdistan hydropower projects put on hold

Iraqi Kurdistan hydropower projects put on hold Subscription

30 October 2014 | By

All major schemes stopped until Isis threat recedes

Emaar Properties

Emaar revenues dip as Dubai real estate cools Subscription

30 October 2014 | By

Emaar Properties’ profits up despite income fall

Wastewater

Living Legends Dubailand wastewater contract awarded Subscription

30 October 2014 | By

Metito wins deal for sewage treatment plant

Total outstanding sukuk

Finance is the key to Dubai’s Islamic economic vision Subscription

30 October 2014 | By

Sovereign sukuk issuances are driving interest in Islamic finance

Larsen & Toubro pulls out of New Refinery pipeline deal

Larsen & Toubro pulls out of New Refinery pipeline deal Subscription

30 October 2014 | By

Dubai’s Dodsal now favourite to win Kuwait Oil Company contract

Adwea peak water supply

Suez Environment wins major Abu Dhabi and Oman contracts Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Work will include building desalination component of Abu Dhabi’s Mirfa project

Aviation

Bahrain receives airport prequalifications Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Project is being funded by Abu Dhabi Fund for Development

Abu Dhabi revives Noor 1 solar project

Abu Dhabi revives Noor 1 solar project Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

At least 12 firms submitted expressions of interest on 26 October

Gas tanks

Jordan gas terminal ready by May Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Liquefied natural gas will be imported from second quarter of 2015

Saudi Aramco's Khurais oil field in Saudi Arabia

Aramco confirms Saipem for $2bn Khurais deal Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Italian contractor will construct main processing facilities at oilfield expansion

Abu Dhabi

Contractors invited to bid for Tameer Towers Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Reem Island development stalled in 2009

Contractors have submitted technical proposals for the contract to build a power plant at the Waad al-Shamal phosphate mining development

Technical bids in for Waad al-Shamal power plant Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Integrated power plant will contain solar component

Carbon Holdings is in negotiations with the UAE government over a $400m investment in its giant Tahrir petrochemicals complex

Carbon Holdings negotiates $400m UAE investment Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Planned Tahrir petrochemicals project will involve almost $5bn in construction contracts

The Saudi-Kuwait spat has fuelled speculation that there could be delays to the ongoing $5bn oil field development project at the Wafra field

Kuwait emir visits Saudi king amid neutral zone spat Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Failure to resolve dispute could lead to production ceasing at Wafra field

Proposed entry from Dubai Metro for the 2020 World Expo in Dubai

Dubai to appoint Expo programme manager Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Award for 2020 World Expo programme manager is due by the end of this year

Oil and gas processing plant

Spanish consortium awarded Oman oil and gas plants modernisation Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

OHL Industrial and Sener win contract on Petroleum Development Oman facilities

Oman fishing industry

Fishing sector to contribute $1.9bn to Oman’s GDP by 2020

29 October 2014 | By

Sultanate is currently developing one of the largest fishing port facilities in the Gulf

Ashghal plans to reconfigure and develop the port area so it can be used by cruise liners visiting the country

Ashghal tenders old port construction work Subscription

29 October 2014 | By

Port to be reconfigured for use by cruise liners

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Challenge: One barrier to developing alternative energy is the existence of fuel subsidies in the region

Region set to miss 2020 renewables target Subscription

30 October 2014 | By

Lack of regulatory frameworks holds back development of alternative energy in the Middle East and North Africa

Nidaa Tounis supporters celebrate the parties election victory

Secularists triumph in Tunisia’s landmark vote Subscription

30 October 2014 | By

Another hurdle has been cleared in Tunisia’s journey to democracy, but the future is still uncertain

The dinner

Construction summit to reward project excellence

30 October 2014

The MEED Quality Awards for Projects 2015 in association with Mashreq is now open for entries. Companies have until 17 December to nominate their projects for recognition

Cranes

Middle East grows in importance for Turkish contractors Subscription

27 October 2014 | By

The construction firms are continuing to win work across the region

Waleed Youssef

Waleed Youssef, Middle East director at TAV Airports Subscription

27 October 2014 | By

Waleed Youssef is bullish about the Turkish firm’s prospects for investment in the region, given its resilient aviation sector

Pressure: Other Opec members will try to convince Riyadh to cut production at the group’s November meeting

Riyadh bides its time Subscription

23 October 2014 | By

With massive cash reserves to fall back on, the kingdom is in no hurry to exert its influence on oil prices

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Special Reports

Power and water

Region’s utility sector races to meet demand

30 October 2014 | By

With rapid population and industrial growth, the Middle East and North Africa is a key market for companies involved in the power and water sectors

Oil and gas

Oil & Gas: GCC steps up spending on research

30 October 2014

New technologies changing the realities of research and development

The dinner

Construction summit to reward project excellence

30 October 2014

The MEED Quality Awards for Projects 2015 in association with Mashreq is now open for entries. Companies have until 17 December to nominate their projects for recognition

Infrastructure

HSBC Middle East Infrastructure Guide

28 October 2014 | By

Governments embrace window of opportunity

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MEED Quality Awards for Projects

The dinner

Construction summit to reward project excellence

30 October 2014

The MEED Quality Awards for Projects 2015 in association with Mashreq is now open for entries. Companies have until 17 December to nominate their projects for recognition

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Gulf Projects Index

Gulf Projects Index

Gulf index falls back to September levels Subscription

30 October 2014

UAE and Qatar record biggest declines in value of projects markets

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Research paper

MI Surveillance

Smart Surveillance in the GCC

8 September 2014

Its benefits and key factors driving future investment


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