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Zimbabwe’s new parliament building construction gets underway

Construction work on Zimbabwe’s new parliament building has been kick-started by President Mnangagwa at a foundation stone laying ceremony carried out recently. The project is being funded...

Cambodia: Ministry of land calls for construction investment boost

The Ministry of Land Management urged foreign investors to increase investment in Cambodia’s real estate sector to take advantage of the country’s healthy economic...

Jakarta: Sukabumi Airport Construction to Begin in 2019

Sukabumi Airport in West Java will be built in early 2019, a local official said on Sunday. "After officially opening the Bogor-Ciawi-Sukabumi (Bocimi) session I...

India: Starting a new city from scratch

A new city in Southeast India, built literally from scratch along the Krishna River, intends to turn an area of ​​217 square kilometers of...

The Big 5 Exhibition returns in Dubai from 26 to 29 November 2018

The 39th edition of the Big 5 show, the largest construction event in the Middle East, will be held at the Dubai World Trade...

Ethiopia: $2 billion construction project to boost development

The United Arab Emirates firm, the Eagle Hills, has launched an estimated $2 billion integrated community development project in Addis Ababa. The Ethiopia government will...

Analysis: Is Oman the new luxury destination in the Middle East?

2018 has been the year of luxury openings in Oman. The country has seen the Ritz-Carlton Al Bustan Palace reopen its doors and the...

UAE leads Middle East countries by total hotel rooms in construction

The Middle East room construction total represented a 27.4% increase compared with October 2017 according to a report released by STR. Rooms in construction in Africa, however,...

Construction begins on the $2bn Mina Al Sultan Qaboos project in Oman

Damac International, the Dubai-based building company, has announced that launch of construction on the Mina Al Sultan Qaboos project. The $2bn waterfront project located in...

Construction projects planned and ongoing by world’s megacities valued at $4.2trn

A total of 6,645 planned and ongoing construction projects by the world’s megacities, valued at US$4.2trn and fueled by the increase in population, are...