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Bid deadline postponed for Dubai hospital construction

Bid deadline postponed for Dubai hospital construction Subscription

15 April 2015 | By

New healthcare centre will be built at Dubai Silicon Oasis

El-Seif wins $1.4bn Saudi housing deal

El-Seif wins $1.4bn Saudi housing deal Subscription

15 April 2015 | By

Local contractor will build 2,800 villas

Maternity hospital

Kuwait retenders hospital project Subscription

6 April 2015 | By

Proposals invited for new 600-bed hospital

Hospital

Oman tenders New Sultan Qaboos hospital Subscription

26 March 2015 | By

16 companies prequalified

Hospital

Oman to tender hospital project Subscription

24 March 2015 | By

Another five hospital construction tenders expected in 2015

Al-Rayyan Stadium (expansion)

Contractors express interest in Qatar stadium Subscription

22 March 2015 | By

Al-Rayyan stadium will have 40,000 seats

Union House in Dubai

Local contractor wins Dubai museum deal Subscription

16 March 2015 | By

Revised offers were submitted in late February

Foster + Partners appointed for Lusail stadium

Foster + Partners appointed for Lusail stadium Subscription

10 March 2015 | By

Arena will be main venue for Qatar’s 2022 World Cup

Union House in Dubai

Al-Shafar bids low for Dubai museum Subscription

8 March 2015 | By

Revised offers put local contractor in front

Stadium

Saudi stadiums progress slows Subscription

1 March 2015 | By

Construction contracts were due to be awarded in late 2014

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Yousef AlHorr, Gulf Organisation for Research and Development

World Cup stadiums to conform to green standards Subscription

22 March 2015 | By

Metro stations, stadiums and government buildings must hit minimum sustainability standards

Egypt's Al-Ahly football team

Egypt’s Al-Ahly football club to seek funding for new stadium Subscription

15 March 2015 | By

Club looking to secure project financing before end of year

Abdulaziz Al Mawlawi

Qatar World Cup stadiums progressing Subscription

12 March 2015 | By

More tenders due for release, with all stadiums due for completion by 2020

Sheikh Nasser bin Abdulrahman bin Nasser al-Thani

Qatar aims to tackle labour camp issues Subscription

10 March 2015 | By

Daruna is developing high-quality workers’ accommodation that will be open for external inspection

Omar Bahgat

Qatar to build up to 70 medical centres Subscription

10 March 2015 | By

Focus is moving from purely clinical facilities to more wellness centres, with design attention paid to colour and light

Yousef Al-Horr

Green building to be compulsory in Qatar by 2020 Subscription

10 March 2015 | By

Sustainable guidelines being implemented across over 1.75bn sq ft of projects

Hospital

Bahrain reveals healthcare investment plan Subscription

31 December 2014 | By

Bahrain to invest millions in healthcare centres and hospitals over the next 10 years

Qatar will keep 2022 World Cup

Qatar will keep 2022 World Cup Subscription

13 November 2014 | By

Report did not find enough evidence of corruption to justify revote

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Slow 2015 in store for contractors in Abu Dhabi

Slow 2015 in store for contractors Subscription

8 February 2015 | By

Abu Dhabi’s construction market has struggled to deliver on the promise it once showed, with the decline in oil prices and the revised population forecast set to delay progress with new projects

Forecast education awards

Saudi Arabia leads education projects spending Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

The kingdom will continue to lead the GCC in terms of education investment in 2015. Meanwhile, the other GCC states will focus on infrastructure in a climate of declining oil prices

In 2014, Bahrain and Qatar were the only markets where a local contractor did not head the ranking

Abu Dhabi giant bounces back Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

Following a multibillion-dollar restructuring, Al-Jaber Group has become the UAE’s most active construction company, winning more work than any other GCC contractor in 2014

UAE federal budget

Major public construction projects set to go ahead Subscription

27 January 2015 | By

While governments review their priorities in the face of volatile oil prices, important infrastructure schemes under construction in the region are expected to advance as planned

Uwe Krueger, CEO of Atkins

Interview: Uwe Krueger, CEO, Atkins Subscription

23 December 2014

Urban population growth is creating new challenges for governments around the world. Atkins CEO Uwe Krueger says nowhere more than in the Middle East. Richard Thompson reports

The Wessal Bouregreg development in Rabat, in Morocco

Revamping Morocco’s biggest cities Subscription

17 December 2014 | By Dominc Dudley

Channelled through investment fund Wessal Capital, billions of dollars in Gulf money is reshaping the centre of the cities of Rabat and Sale

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