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Saudi training

Saudi Arabia to open 27 vocational training centres

17 September 2014 | By

New facilities will offer advanced training to locals looking to enter the construction sector

Saudi road accident deaths and Saudi road projects

Jeddah driving $12bn transport masterplan

17 September 2014 | By

Saudi Arabia’s second-largest city is developing a comprehensive integrated transport network to modernise the city and improve road safety

Riyadh construction

Contractors need to learn how to say no to succeed in Saudi

16 September 2014 | By

Construction expert says key to success is sticking to core business in the kingdom

Saudi project awards

Saudi construction sector still challenging

16 September 2014 | By

Huge rise in megaprojects is putting enormous strain on resources


Non-oil sectors driving Saudi growth

16 September 2014 | By

About 37 per cent of projects under execution are in the transport sector

Parking in Dubai

Dubai developing 22 smart city initiatives

10 September 2014 | By

Emirate’s Smart City programme cover traffic control, smart parking and public transport services

Private sector lending in Qatar picks up speed

Qatar adding fibre into every home

9 September 2014 | By

Broadband project into every home continues

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi completes smart city study

9 September 2014 | By

Study prepared a three-year roadmap

Hazem Galal, PwC

Middle East governments must shape smart cities standards

9 September 2014 | By

Get involved or accept other countries’ standards, regional governments told

Jeddah in Saudi Arabia

Jeddah population to double in next six years

9 September 2014 | By

City will have more than six million people by 2020


Learn to leave the car at home, says Atkins CEO

9 September 2014 | By

GCC has special drivers for smart city initiatives, but a cultural shift to public transport is needed

Electric vehicle charging stations are being planned for Dubai

Solar and smart meters promote cleaner energy in Dubai

9 September 2014

Dewa pushes three major smart city initiatives

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