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Egypt is Spending Billions on a New Capital City

Construction has begun on Egypt’s shiny new capital city, which promises to ease the congestion of its overpopulated capital Cairo.Located 40 kilometres from Cairo,...

$1bn Dubai Creek Tower hits construction milestone

Centrepiece of the 6 sq km Dubai Creek Harbour project completes concrete placement for the pile cap two months ahead of scheduleDubai Creek Tower,...

Report: One in four contractors experiencing halted or delayed projects

The coronavirus pandemic has caused more than one in four contractors to halt or delay work on current projects, according to a survey the Associated General Contractors...

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...

Big 5 Construct Egypt: Egyptian construction show to take place in-person

The Big 5 Construct Egypt show will take place as an in-person event from 26-29 June at the Cairo International Convention Centre, according to...

Dubai Holding and Emmar announce Dubai Square mega-project

Dubai Holding and Emaar Properties have announced the launch of Dubai Square, a new retail metropolis in Dubai, UAE, that will “push the boundaries...

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...

Charting the Last 20 Years of Supertall Skyscrapers

Charting the Last 20 Years of Supertall Skyscrapers At the end of the 20th century, supertall skyscrapers—buildings exceeding 300 meters in height⁠—were still somewhat of...

Sheikh Mohammed approves $8.7bn homes plan for UAE

Following the directives of President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the homes will be delivered up until 2025  Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum,...

Ruler of Dubai launches 2040 Urban Master Plan

These are the main highlights:Five main urban areas will be developed Spaces designated for educational and health facilities will increase by 25 per...