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$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 schedule Dubai Creek Tower,...

$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...

Saudi Arabia presents $134bn construction projects in Riyadh

Construction projects worth more $133.3bn (SAR500bn) in Saudi Arabia were presented to contractors at an event organised by Saudi Contractors Authority. The projects were showcased...

Middle East and North Africa (MENA) construction boom: Saudi leads market, Egypt, Ethiopia shine...

Construction activity in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been relatively sluggish and is forecast to grow at 3.3 percent in...

Ethiopia: Transforming Construction Industry

Globally, the construction industry hugely influences the economy, the environment and the society. In 10 trillion USD revenue and added value of 3.6 trillion,...

Project progress of 2018 will boost Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) construction in 2019

The team at Construction Week is often asked for advice on contemporary market conditions. Common enquiries are about whether a certain project has progressed, or if...

Hilton to open 100 hotels across the Middle East region in the next five...

Hilton expects to open almost 100 hotels in the region in the next five years,  mainly in markets such as the United Arab Emirates,...

China’s construction industry on rapid growth since 1978

China's construction industry has seen rapid expansion since the country began to implement the reform and opening up policy in 1978, data showed. The value-added...

Saudi Arabia to begin construction at $500bn NEOM development in 2019

The work on the first phase of NEOM Bay, an urban project, will be completed in 2020 Construction of NEOM Bay, the first urban area...

$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)...