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Construction of Mesob Tower in Ethiopia to begin

Construction of the Mesob Tower in Ethiopia is set to begin. Ethiopian Minister of Culture and Tourism Hirut Kassaw (Ph.D.) revealed the report and...

The Big 5: Will future buildings manage and fix themselves?

The building industry, which has historically lagged in terms of technology adoption, is beginning to have a dialogue on shifting from projects to products,...

Egypt commence construction of the Egypt’s Iconic Tower

Construction of the Iconic Tower in Egypt’s new administrative capital has began. Housing Minister Asem al-Gazzar revealed the report and said that foundation works...

Dubai Chamber: 4,792 construction projects currently active in Dubai

During The Big 5, which runs from 25 to 28 November at Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry revealed at...

Watch the largest 3D-printed building in the world being constructed

The largest 3D-printed building ever constructed has now been finished over in the United Arab Emirates. More specifically, the building in the Al Warsan area of Dubai...

Egypt launches phase 2 construction of Orouba Skyline

Egypt’s real estate developer Orouba Misr Development has launched the second phase construction of the US$ 433.9m Orouba Skyline Compound in Smouha neighborhood, Alexandria. The Orouba Skyline project, divided into 4...

Construction of Miral’s $3.2bn Yas Bay in Abu Dhabi nears completion

Progress is being made on the $3.2bn Yas Bay waterfront development in Abu Dhabi after real estate developer Miral revealed that the region’s first...

New York City construction spending to hit $190B by 2022

Construction spending in New York City, according to the New York Building Congress' latest outlook report, will hit almost $190 billion between 2019 and the end...

Middle East and North Africa (MENA) construction boom: Saudi leads market, Egypt, Ethiopia shine...

Construction activity in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been relatively sluggish and is forecast to grow at 3.3 percent in...

US tops global hotel construction pipeline

The global hotel construction pipeline, led by the U.S., is at a record high, according to Lodging Econometrics, with 14,051 projects (2.3 million rooms) under...