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Turkey trends

Middle East steel usage

Imports depress GCC steel prices Subscription

16 June 2015 | By

Reduced demand in China has steered its cheaper steel exports into the Middle East

Mark Watts

Baghdad-Erbil stalemate continues Subscription

16 June 2015 | By

Dispute over budgetary payments threatens Kurdish oil ambitions

Slow 2015 in store for contractors in Abu Dhabi

Slow 2015 in store for contractors Subscription

2 June 2015 | By

Abu Dhabi’s construction market has struggled to deliver on the promise it once showed, with the decline in oil prices and the revised population forecast set to delay progress with new projects

Conflict fatalities in Mena region

The deadliest region in the world Subscription

1 June 2015 | By Dominic Dudley

The nature of war is changing in the Middle East and North Africa, with the death toll increasing day by day

Dubai metro extension

Route 2020 gets widespread interest Subscription

1 June 2015 | By

The new rail link being planned by Dubai’s Roads & Transport Authority has to be delivered by 2020 for the Expo, and has generated lots of interest from contractors and consultancies

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 Dominic Dudley

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

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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