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Dubai Silicon Oasis

Dubai Silicon Oasis to tender new project Subscription

28 January 2015 | By

Client confirms that Silicon Park project is on track

Dubai Expo masterplan to be submitted soon

Dubai Expo masterplan to be submitted soon

28 January 2015 | By

Committee to submit event masterplan in order to kick-start procurement for Expo site

Security forces surround Corinthia hotel after a car bomb in Tripoli on 27 January

Nine killed in Libya hotel attack Subscription

28 January 2015 | By

Five foreigners among those killed as standoff is brought to an end

Stanbic Bank Uganda signs loan with Gulf banks

Stanbic Bank Uganda signs loan with Gulf banks Subscription

28 January 2015 | By

Africa to turn to region for financing

Reverse osmosis pipes

Kuwait inaugurates Al-Zour South plant Subscription

28 January 2015 | By

Veolia optimistic about future opportunities in the country

Egyptian currency

Weakened Egyptian pound to lure investors Subscription

28 January 2015 | By

Pound falls once more to 7.43 against the dollar

Wind power

Saudi Arabia wind map to be completed in 2015 Subscription

28 January 2015 | By

Vestas see high potential for wind projects in the kingdom

Photovoltaic solar power

Egypt clarifies renewables participation Subscription

28 January 2015 | By

Companies may participate in more than one consortium

The Corninthia Hotel in Tripoli

At least two killed in Tripoli hotel attack Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

Car bomb strikes Libya’s capital

Cargo

Etihad Airways launches cargo terminal tender Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

Abu Dhabi airline invites firms for design and build contract for new cargo terminal

Contractors faced with outdated procedures in the lead up to Dubai Expo 2020

Dubai hindered by procurement methods

27 January 2015 | By

Contractors faced with outdated procedures in the lead up to Expo 2020

Construction

Desert Rose project can be delivered early Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

Scheme could be completed before 2020

Dubai Marina

Dubai expansion plans need more investment

27 January 2015 | By

Banking sector calls for alternative financing methods

Saudi Arabian tourists

Saudi Arabians top Dubai tourism visitors

27 January 2015 | By

More than 1 million Saudi nationals visited the emirate in 2014

Kuwait oil exports to China surge

Kuwait oil exports to China surge Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

Total of 1.73 million tonnes of crude was exported in December

Oil

Oil prices set for second half recovery Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

Abu Dhabi economy minister predicts upturn in crude and major world economies

Oman highway projects

Bids submitted for final Oman road package Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

Bids have been received from 11 firms for the final package of major Oman road project

Dubai International airport

Dubai Expo will add 5.4 million air passengers

27 January 2015 | By

Emirate is expected to receive 70 million passengers in 2020

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Latest Analysis

Stability: King Salman's (extreme right) first priority was to establish a clear line of succession to the throne

Saudi Arabia's next generation emerges Subscription

27 January 2015

The many challenges facing Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud

Desalination

Innovation to form central part of region’s water plans Subscription

27 January 2015

Countries will need to make large investments in the water sector

Cairo

Cairo faces similar difficulties to Amman Subscription

27 January 2015

For developers and clients, Egypt’s wind and solar feed-in tariff programme is a learning curve, which will be shaped by dialogue and trial and error

Mena power capacity

Pivotal year for renewables projects Subscription

27 January 2015

This year is likely to be a game-changer for alternative energy developers, with lower tariffs and new technology reducing costs for renewable energy schemes

Military campaign: The Houthis consolidated control

Yemen on the precipice Subscription

27 January 2015 | By Peter Salisbury

The political vacuum in Yemen since President Abdrabbu Mansour al-Hadi’s resignation has provided yet more uncertainty for the country’s future

Middle East and North Africa syndicated loan volumes

Mena syndicated loan volumes decline in 2014 Subscription

26 January 2015 | By

Middle East and North Africa region records a 12 per cent drop on previous year

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Special Reports

Construction

Construction: Projects activity defies oil slump

27 January 2015 | By

Slowdown may just be a blip in a period of extended growth

King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud

Saudi Arabia: Testing times for 2015

22 January 2015

The kingdom is entering a pivotal year as it attempts to tackle global oil prices, the threat of terrorism and social unrest

Power

Power and water: Pressure grows to diversify energy portfolios

12 January 2015

Governments are increasingly looking to develop renewables projects and improve the efficiency of existing facilities to maximise resources and revenues

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Future Energy

Daniel Zywietz

Kickstarting Dubai's solar market Subscription

22 January 2015

The emirate’s decision to allow solar to be fed into the electricity grid is expected to drive installations in business premises

World Future Energy Summit video report

The impact of falling oil

Masdar says renewables not linked to oil prices

Masdar says renewables not linked to oil prices Subscription

22 January 2015 | By

Demand driven by population growth and new technology

More on the impact of falling oil prices

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Gulf Projects Index

Gulf projects index

Iran drags down Gulf index Subscription

27 January 2015

Losses in UAE, Iraq and Iran wipe 0.5 per cent off regional projects index

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