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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,...

Vietnam: Resolution to improve construction investment

The Government of Vietnam has issued a resolution assigning major tasks for ministries and local authorities and asking them to identify solutions to obstacles...

Construction on Saudi Arabia’s 334km² Qiddiya to start in 2019

Construction on Qiddiya, Saudi Arabia’s planned 334km2 entertainment gigaproject by Public Investment Fund (PIF), will reportedly start this year. Speaking to Riyadh-based news outlet Arab News,...

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,...

GCC construction deals set to rise to $148.7bn in 2018

New research says the UAE will award a third of the region's construction contracts this year Rising oil prices and increased government spending is fuelling...

Saudi Arabia’s construction projects valued at $284bn in 2017

Saudi Arabia’s construction projects were worth more than $284.3bn (SAR1tn) in 2017, when 700 new schemes were expected to be launched in the following months. These...

The GCC’s top entertainment construction projects of 2019

The definition of an ‘entertainment project’ has steadily evolved in the GCC's construction industry over the past decade. Billions of dollars have been pumped...

$ 15 trillion the revenues of global construction industry by 2025, Deloitte reports

Although global economy shows signs of a slight slowdown, the construction industry continues to grow moderately, with positive outlook, according to Deloitte Global Powers...

Continuous growth is expected in the hotel sector in the African continent until 2022

According to the latest report from PwC “Hotels outlook: 2018–2022 Positioning for future growth” Africa’s hotel sector has the potential for further growth over...

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...