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Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi completes smart city study

9 September 2014 | By

Study prepared a three-year roadmap

Abu Dhabi trends

Abu Dhabi upstream energy awards

Abu Dhabi tight-lipped on oil concession Subscription

3 September 2014 | By

Following the expiry of its long-term onshore oil field concession earlier this year, Abu Dhabi has yet to make a decision on which companies will ink a new contract

Profit sharing per barrel of oil

Erbil forges its own path Subscription

3 September 2014 | By

Although the emergence of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is threatening the stability of the Kurdish northern region, so far the situation has worked to the government’s advantage

Top 100 projects, Q2 2014

Top 100 projects index dips Subscription

14 August 2014 | By

Small fall in the total value of the Middle East’s biggest projects, but further pressure expected due to fighting in Iraq

The Louvre Abu Dhabi

The GCC’s growing art spend Subscription

24 July 2014 | By

Qatar and Abu Dhabi are among the states muscling in on the international art market

UAE upstream

UAE upstream awards dominated by Petrofac and NPCC Subscription

16 July 2014 | By

Nasr award brings total National Petroleum Construction Company haul to $4.3bn since 2012

Additional capacity requirements 2013-20

Mirfa IWPP marks first private utility award of the year Subscription

9 July 2014 | By

Three independent utility schemes were awarded in 2013

Business Bay area of Dubai

Off-plan sales make a comeback Subscription

25 June 2014 | By James Gavin

Off-plan sales are being launched again in Dubai, albeit not with the vigour of the pre-2008 boom period. This time around, developers, bankers and the government are being much more careful

Dubai real estate

Dubai property overheating fears resurface Subscription

10 June 2014 | By

The World Expo in 2020 will be key to Dubai’s property sector growth, but creating a sustainable market and avoiding another real estate bubble must be high on the agenda

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Abu Dhabi moves on oil concession

24 July 2014 | By

Bids submitted for Adco onshore operations, but major contender ExxonMobil has left the race

Arabtec share price has fallen

Arabtec locked in a fight for survival Subscription

26 June 2014 | By

Company’s ability to manage risks will be thrown into doubt following meltdown


Abu Dhabi looks to secure future Subscription

22 May 2014

The UAE capital is by far the biggest spender in the region’s upstream sector, with $9.5bn of work awarded on its fields in the past two years

Business class: Rivalry between Gulf airlines is intense

Etihad pushes the boundaries Subscription

15 May 2014 | By

While luxury offerings on board the region’s flagship airlines have garnered attention, competing for first-class travellers is a risky strategy

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi sees property revival Subscription

1 May 2014

Increased demand and strong economic growth mean the emirate’s real estate industry once again has the chance to become a key sector


Abu Dhabi edges closer to power shortage Subscription

24 April 2014 | By

Without the addition of generation capacity, the emirate will struggle to address growing power demand

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Special reports


UAE: Edge master system Subscription

13 September 2014 | By

Supply and installation of an edge master system to back haul mobile networks

UAE: Micro cables Subscription

13 September 2014 | By

Supply of micro cables

UAE: Micro ducts Subscription

13 September 2014 | By

Supply of micro ducts

UAE: Irrigation network infrastructure works Subscription

13 September 2014 | By

Carrying out rehabilitation works of irrigation networks

UAE: Medical equipment Subscription

13 September 2014 | By

Supply of medical equipment for a hospital

UAE: PS/PET clear containers Subscription

2 September 2014 | By

Supply of PS/PET clear containers

UAE: Supply of polyethylene stretch film Subscription

2 September 2014 | By

Supply of polyethylene stretch film

UAE: BOPP tapes Subscription

2 September 2014 | By

Supply of BOPP tapes

UAE: E-flute laminated boxes Subscription

2 September 2014 | By

Supply of e-flute laminated boxes

UAE: Corrugated outer cartons Subscription

2 September 2014 | By

Supply of corrugated outer cartons

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Contract awards

Lloyd's Register Energy will provide construction oversight and technical services for the Baraka nuclear plant

Lloyd’s Register wins UAE nuclear deal Subscription

11 August 2014 | By

UK consultant will provide construction oversight and technical services for Baraka plant

Sharjah in the UAE

Dolphin Energy plans gas pipeline to supply Sharjah Subscription

7 August 2014 | By

UAE group awards design deal to ILF Consulting Engineers and invites prequalification

Six Construct wins Ferrari World Abu Dhabi expansion

Six Construct wins Ferrari World Abu Dhabi expansion Subscription

31 July 2014 | By

Attraction already the world’s largest indoor theme park

NPCC and Petrofac lead UAE awards

NPCC awarded package one of Nasr field development Subscription

15 July 2014 | By

Local group considers remarkable run of contracts in Abu Dhabi offshore sector

Abu Dhabi energy awards 2009-2014

Consortium wins $2bn-plus contract on Nasr field Subscription

9 July 2014 | By

Relief for South Korean group with major award after long drought in Abu Dhabi offshore market

Penspen wins Abu Dhabi offshore gas management deal Subscription

7 July 2014 | By

British group will oversee upgrade of Umm Shaif gas facilities to increase capacity

GDF Suez signs contract for Abu Dhabi Mirfa private power scheme Subscription

3 July 2014 | By

Developer will hold a 20 per cent equity stake in the project


Villiers Terblanche Subscription

20 July 2014

Villiers Terblanche office managing partner, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha at Latham & Watkins

Christopher Lester Subscription

20 July 2014

Christopher Lester is counsel at Latham & Watkins in Abu Dhabi

Suhail Mubarak Bin Athaeeth al-Ameri Subscription

12 July 2014

Suhail Mubarak Bin Athaeeth al-Ameri chief executive officer of The General Holding Corporation (Senaat)

Jonathan Macdonald Subscription

12 July 2014

Jonathan Macdonald, managing director and head of syndicated finance at NBAD

Mohamed Hasan al-Qemzi

20 February 2014

Mohamed Hasan al-Qemzi is CEO, ZonesCorp, Abu Dhabi

Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan Subscription

26 January 2014

President of the UAE and ruler of Abu Dhabi

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