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Middle East hotel sector heats up in 2018

Growth in the hotels sector in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) shows little sign of abating – or even taking a breath – according...

Construction start of Abu Dhabi’s Bloom District likely in 2019

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) has approved the total gross floor area of the 2.2km² megaproject, and a groundbreaking ceremony could be held in...

Construction equipment sales to fall 19%

Global construction equipment sales are expected to fall 19% this year from the 2018-2019 peak of 1.1 million machines to 891,000 units, according to...

Construction of new Phnom Penh airport on schedule

Construction of a new airport that will serve Phnom Penh is on track and could be completed as early as 2023, the developer said.Pung...

Construction chiefs: Expo 2020 Dubai ‘biggest’ growth opportunity

Construction leaders in the UAE have listed Expo 2020 Dubai as the “single biggest opportunity” to spur business growth over the next 12 months.Chief executives from contracting...

India’s construction industry to make strong recovery following 14.9% contraction in 2020

Driven by the unprecedented contraction of 50.3% in real terms in Q2, the Indian construction industry is expected to shrink by 14.9% in 2020....

The Big 5 Construct Egypt to be held in June 2021 in Cairo

The Big 5 Construct Egypt, which is touted as the country's leading construction exhibition connecting the industry, will take place from 26 - 29...

$3.2 trillion construction opportunities in Middle East and North Africa region

The total value of infrastructure and construction projects in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region reached approximately to $3.2 trillion in mid-2021, according to...

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...

Senegal is building a $2 billion futuristic city

Senegalese leaders have long dreamed of building a new urban center amid mounting congestion and overcrowding in the capital city of Dakar. With a...