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Turkey trends


Complex issues confront smart city projects Subscription

24 August 2015 | By

Translating smart city concepts into executable projects requires careful planning from government and developers, and participation of consultants and technology suppliers

Dubai One: The tower in the Meydan One project is planned to be 711 metres tall

Tall towers make a comeback Subscription

11 August 2015 | By

Developers are once again reaching for the skies in Dubai with towers reaching up to heights of more than 300 metres and costing hundreds of millions of dollars

Emaar Properties: Downtown district in Dubai

UAE leads the region’s developers Subscription

11 August 2015 | By ,

MEED ranking of the top developers in the Middle East shows the UAE in a dominant position

Colin Foreman

Kuwait catches up in 2015 Subscription

11 August 2015 | By

Awards that should have been made in 2014 are being made this year

Tunisia security

Region struggles to find answer to Isis advance Subscription

11 August 2015 | By James Gavin

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is gaining a foothold in the Maghreb, aided by the political turmoil in Libya and the failure of the international community to strike back

Morocco urban transport

Challenging journey for Maghreb transport Subscription

11 August 2015 | By Paul Melly

While governments have major investments planned to develop their transport infrastructure, many local and cross-border hurdles still lie ahead

Jordan GDP

The hidden costs of the Syrian refugee crisis Subscription

29 July 2015 | By

In the absence of foreign economic intervention, the influx of Syrian refugees is threatening to drag down Jordan’s economy

Officials from the Tehran Stock Exchange have said they will attend an international exhibition later this year to promote foreign participation on the bourse

Tehran exchange braced for fivefold gains Subscription

27 July 2015 | By

Market is seen as last major untapped opportunity


Middle East Economic Review 2015 Subscription

15 July 2015 | By

Lower oil prices have forced governments to review their spending plans, but the region will continue to invest heavily in strategic projects

Damage: Conflict shows no sign of slowing down

Syria in a state of disarray Subscription

14 July 2015 | By

Approaching its fifth year, the Syrian conflict shows no signs of slowing down and, with the international community increasingly divided over the legitimacy of all parties, trade relations have reached a halt with a country that had historically secluded its economy from the developing world.Desperate times

Company profiles

Yuksel Insaat Subscription

Yuksel Insaat is a Turkish contractor providing services in transportation, energy, treatment and industrial facilities

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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