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Green light for US$9 Bn Can Gio Tourist City development in Vietnam

The Vietnamese government has approved a US$9.3bn Can Gio Tourist City project, a residential and tourism development within the buffer zone of the Can Gio...

China’s new tallest building will be located in Shenzhen

The tower is at the center of the Shimao Longgang Master Plan.The Shenzhen-Hong Kong International Center is currently envisioned to rise approximately 700 meters...

Covid-19 slows down construction in the Middle East and Africa – But what about...

The global pandemic has changed the balances in every area and has influenced every section of our life, even the construction sector. In regions...

Work begins on Dubai’s The Island featuring Las Vegas hotel brands

The Island will feature more 1,400 hotel rooms, suites and apartments. Work on Dubai’s The Island project, that will house Las Vegas hotel brands such...

Kuwait begins work on mega residential projects

Kuwait has begun construction work on two large-scale residential projects that form part of its ‘New Kuwait 2035’ vision, it was announced on Wednesday.The...

Middle East to see smallest rise in construction cost among global markets

Cost of construction in the UAE stands at $1,455 per square metre, compared with $3,900 in New York, Turner & Townsend report says The Middle...

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...

$4.4bn deals signed to add thousands of new Saudi homes

Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority announces investments in the kingdom's real estate and construction industry  The Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) announced on Thursday...

New York, Chicago among the world’s 2019 ‘construction mega cities’

The U.S. metros of New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, Houston, Miami, Atlanta, Washington, D.C., Las Vegas, San Francisco and Boston, according to Information...

$494 billion worth of construction projects are currently active in Kuwait

Construction projects worth more than $494 billion are currently active in Kuwait, according to new research by ProTenders.Of these, projects worth $15.5 billion (3.1 percent)...