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Turkey trends

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

Dubai Healthcare City is a key part of the Dubai Health Authority’s plans for the emirate to treat 500,000 medical tourists by 2020

Huge opportunity for health tourism Subscription

30 March 2015 | By Bernadette Ballantyne

Healthcare authorities have to overcome a lack of trust in the quality of local care and build confidence among patients in the region to unlock the sector’s potential

Iraq's Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari

Iraq economy falters as anti-Isis campaign unfolds Subscription

22 March 2015 | By

The IMF said Iraq’s government should cut spending and change its banking policies to deal with a soaring budget deficit

Europe's 10 most active property markets and direct commercial property investment

Investors look for overseas property Subscription

18 March 2015 | By James Gavin

Lower oil prices have yet to dampen investor appetite for acquiring prime property assets beyond the Gulf, with some set to branch out into high-yield option such as student housing

Egypt's President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi speaks at the Egypt Economic Development Conference in Sharm el-Sheikh on 13 March

Egypt’s $200bn sales pitch

17 March 2015 | By

Cairo’s huge investment conference was a defining moment for President Al-Sisi

Bahrain credit growth

Bahrain looks to restore dominance Subscription

17 March 2015 | By

Manama is pushing forward with initiatives designed to strengthen its position as a leading centre for Islamic finance

Doha metro lines

Doha metro takes shape Subscription

8 March 2015

The network is planned to last beyond the World Cup

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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