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The most and least expensive market to build

San Francisco holds the lead this year as the most expensive city to build This year San Francisco removes New York from the top spot,...

Kuwait begins work on mega residential projects

Kuwait has begun construction work on two large-scale residential projects that form part of its ‘New Kuwait 2035’ vision, it was announced on Wednesday. The...

Sub-Saharan Africa construction sector to grow, despite concerns

Mace’s latest Market View for Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) reports that construction activity is forecast to grow across the region, despite a number of significant...

Construction begins at Baltimore’s $5.5B Port Covington project

Already on the site are some dining establishments and office building for Under Armour, which played a key role in getting development plans started...

Dubai’s Emaar unveils $6.8bn community near Mina Rashid port

Dubai real estate developer Emaar Properties has launched a $6.8bn leisure and residential scheme, as well as 'The Dubai Mall by the Sea', at Mina Rashid...

Abu Dhabi’s $1.4bn Jubail Island megaproject to complete in 2022

In line with the goals of Abu Dhabi Vision 2030, Jubail Island Investment Company (JIIC) has launched a $1.36bn (AED5bn) mixed-use megaproject spanning 400ha at...

5 Most Expensive Cities to Build

A new report by consulting firm Turner & Townsend highlights the cities with the highest construction costs in 2018 San Francisco construction costs soared in...

Hilton to open 100 hotels across the Middle East region in the next five...

Hilton expects to open almost 100 hotels in the region in the next five years,  mainly in markets such as the United Arab Emirates,...

Marriott International to launch 19 new hotel properties, 3,000 rooms in MENA region this...

The hospitality group will be adding 19 new hotel properties and more than 3,000 rooms to its Middle East, Africa portfolio in 2019. They...

Construction starts on $1.2bn Reem Mall’s Snow Park in Abu Dhabi

Construction work has started on the 1.1ha Snow Park within Abu Dhabi’s Reem Mall, a $1.2bn (AED4.4bn) project at Reem Island’s Najmat District that will...