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Turkey trends

Coal prices

Egypt committed to coal Subscription

25 May 2015 | By

Cairo is determined to move ahead with coal-fired power generation. But it remains to be seen whether it can earn the confidence of financiers

Egypt airports

Aviation gets renewed focus Subscription

24 May 2015 | By

Many of Egypt’s airports have been operating beyond their design capacity for years; funds are now being ploughed into expanding them

Divisive: The Muslim Brotherhood has called on Egyptians to “reclaim the democracy they fought so hard for”

Mursi verdict threatens stability Subscription

19 May 2015 | By

The death penalty handed to former president Mohamed Mursi could see mass protests return to Egypt

Doha in Qatar

Construction is risky business in Qatar Subscription

19 May 2015 | By

Aecom encounters “delivery challenges” as industry braces for surge in disputes

Unfulfilled ambition: No progress at this construction site in Erbil

Reportage: Erbil, Iraq Subscription

10 May 2015 | By

After being dubbed the ‘New Dubai’ in the boom years, Erbil now faces a future dominated by the fight against terrorism

Coal-fired power plant

Acwa strengthens position in Dubai Subscription

5 May 2015 | By

Saudi developer has submitted lowest tariff prices for two different fuel platforms

Largest defence budgets 2014

Joint Arab force gains traction Subscription

14 April 2015 | By

Critics warn that a pan-Arab military force runs the risk of becoming a Sunni-led regional superpower unless properly governed

Dubai Water Canal

GCC builds on lessons learned Subscription

9 April 2015 | By

Yu Tao, president and CEO of China State Construction Engineering Corporation Middle East, says tighter regulation and a more mature market have made the GCC an attractive region in which to operate

Iran nuclear talks in Lausanne

MEED board report, April 2015 Subscription

8 April 2015 | By

Key events and trends in the region over the past month and their impact on the outlook for the Middle East and North Africa

Flights at Saudi international airports

Kingdom invests in aviation sector Subscription

6 April 2015 | By James Gavin

Saudi Arabia is trying to keep pace with its GCC neighbours in the airports sector, with a series of expansions planned

Company profiles

Bosphorus Technical Consulting Subscription

Bosphorus Technical Consulting, established in Turkey in 1975, is an engineering firm providing civil engineering services

Enka Teknik Subscription

Enka Teknik is an engineering company from Turkey, active in cement, water treatment, oil and gas industries, energy, steel and petrochemicals

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Yapi Merkezi Subscription

Yapi Merkezi was founded in 1965 in Turkey, it provides contracting services in the Middle East to the rail sector

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TAV Construction Subscription

Part of TAV Group and formed in 2003 to concentrate on airport construction and has won a number of major contracts in the Middle East

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Agthia Group Subscription

Abu Dhabi-based food services company Agthia Group was established in 2004

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