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Abu Dhabi property market gathers strength Subscription

30 January 2014, 8:41 GMT | By

UAE capital’s property sector enjoys strong performance in 2013

Ambition: 2014 will be the year of industry in Abu Dhabi, according to the Industrial Development Bureau

Abu Dhabi refocuses on industry Subscription

12 December 2013, 14:35 GMT | By

A new bureau will draw up a revised strategy to grow the emirate’s manufacturing sector

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Regional metro schemes

New players to fill metro void

20 March 2014, 16:26 GMT

With the region’s metro boom gathering pace, competition for resources is also mounting

Stocks: 2014 could see a steady stream of offerings

High hopes for new UAE listings

27 February 2014, 14:27 GMT | By

The UAE’s stock markets are in dire need of successful initial public offerings to increase liquidity and offer diversification

UAE

Abu Dhabi has time on its side

27 February 2014, 14:13 GMT

The emirate can afford to meet its industrial diversification targets at a slower pace than neighbouring states

Abu Dhabi power schemes

Progress needed on Abu Dhabi power plants

20 February 2014, 16:03 GMT

The UAE capital must ensure delays on its power schemes do not erode its reserve margin

Manufacturing: Abu Dhabi is revising growth targets

A move in the right direction Subscription

12 December 2013, 15:09 GMT

Abu Dhabi is looking to increase the industrial sector’s contribution to economic growth and is pursuing a revised strategy

Abu Dhabi: Congestion continues to plague the emirate

Abu Dhabi renews transport plans Subscription

5 December 2013, 14:45 GMT

The UAE capital is revisiting its transport ambitions, with the help of a new plan and a super client

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Special reports

Desert

Abu Dhabi set to bolster Western Region economy

20 May 2013, 12:35 GMT | By

Situated in Arabia’s Empty Quarter, Al-Gharbia is, by far, the UAE’s most sparsely-populated region

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Tenders

UAE: Factory works Subscription

11 April 2014, 10:45 GMT | By

Provision of industrial roof maintenance and waterproofing works at a factory

UAE: Electronic data management Subscription

11 April 2014, 10:40 GMT | By

Provision of electronic EHSMS data management

UAE: Communications system maintenance Subscription

5 April 2014, 9:06 GMT | By

Maintenance of a communications system

UAE (Abu Dhabi): Preparation and maintenance of theaters Subscription

30 March 2014, 10:35 GMT

Preparation and maintenance of theaters

UAE (Abu Dhabi): Manufacturing of archival "Watheq" project boxes Subscription

30 March 2014, 10:30 GMT

Manufacturing of archival “Watheq” project boxes

UAE (Abu Dhabi): Media campaign for the project "Watheq" Subscription

30 March 2014, 10:25 GMT

Media campaign for the Watheq project

UAE (Abu Dhabi): Main contract works Subscription

30 March 2014, 10:15 GMT

Pre-qualification invitation for hotel development - main contract works

UAE: Data addition and performance evaluation services Subscription

18 March 2014, 13:53 GMT | By

Addition of local staff data in a human resources system and evaluation of the consolidation performance

UAE: Tetra station Subscription

18 March 2014, 13:27 GMT | By

Construction of a terrestrial trunked radio (Tetra) station

UAE: Water tanker Subscription

17 March 2014, 10:22 GMT | By

Supply of a 14,000-litre water tanker

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Contract awards

ABB wins Zirku island power contract Subscription

6 April 2014, 11:50 GMT | By

Swiss firm will design and build power generators to boost capacity at Zadco’s Zirku island

Abu Dhabi awards $32m rig contract Subscription

12 March 2014, 13:36 GMT | By

National Oilwell Varco wins $32m contract to build onshore rig

Tebodin awarded four contracts on early-stage UAE energy schemes Subscription

19 February 2014, 8:57 GMT | By

Dutch company Tebodin wins work on Abu Dhabi refineries, Umm Shaif field and distribution terminals

Technip wins management deal on Abu Dhabi offshore scheme Subscription

13 February 2014, 10:14 GMT | By

French group to oversee phase one of the Zakum oil lines replacement project

Aabar awards contract for Hard Rock Hotel in Abu Dhabi Subscription

13 February 2014, 4:33 GMT | By

Al-Futtaim Carillion to build 378-room hotel on the corniche

Joint venture wins contract for Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal Subscription

10 February 2014, 11:49 GMT | By

Arabtec subsidiary teams up with local and Chinese firms to carry out mechanical and plumbing works

Murray & Roberts joint venture wins Abu Dhabi construction deal Subscription

10 February 2014, 9:15 GMT | By

Residential development will be built at Al-Raha beach

Arabtec secures largest ever UAE construction contract Subscription

1 February 2014, 12:48 GMT | By

The $6bn contract involves building 37 towers

People

Mohamed Hasan al-Qemzi

20 February 2014, 6:57 GMT

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

Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan Subscription

26 January 2014, 7:45 GMT

President of the UAE and ruler of Abu Dhabi

Fahed al-Ketbi Subscription

20 January 2014, 11:40 GMT

Fahed al-Ketbi is chief operations officer, Aldar Properties

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan Subscription

7 January 2014, 6:17 GMT

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan is Crown Prince, Abu Dhabi

Saeed Ghumran al-Romaithi Subscription

17 December 2013, 7:33 GMT

Saeed Ghumran al-Romaithi is chief executive officer, Emirates Steel Industries

John Lesniewski Subscription

17 December 2013, 7:24 GMT

John Lesniewski is acting commercial executive director, Etihad Rail

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