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VAT reduction in China is giving boost to iron and steel

Continuing tax cuts, urbanization, but also the redefinition of industrial production beyond raw materials, will assist in the development of the Chinese iron and...

How to print a building: the science behind 3D printing in construction

It’s often claimed that 3D printing – known in the trade as “additive manufacturing” – will change the way we live. Most recently, a...

China built more skyscrapers in 2018 than ever before

China built more skyscrapers in 2018 than anywhere else in the world -- or at any other time in history, according to data released...

Dubai’s Emaar unveils $6.8bn community near Mina Rashid port

Dubai real estate developer Emaar Properties has launched a $6.8bn leisure and residential scheme, as well as 'The Dubai Mall by the Sea', at Mina Rashid...

Dubai prepares to tender Al-Maktoum airport construction this month

Leading local and international contractors are in joint-venture talks for the substructure contract A senior source managing the development of Al-Maktoum International airport says Dubai Aviation...

Year-End U.S. Hotel Construction Pipeline Continues Steady Growth

At the end of 2018, analysts at Lodging Econometrics (LE) reported that the total U.S. construction pipeline continued to trend upward with 5,530 projects/669,456...

Singapore in drive to export modern construction to India

Singapore’s productivity-focussed Building and Construction Authority (BCA) will lead a delegation of around 30 companies to the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh to offer...

Analysis: Is Oman the new luxury destination in the Middle East?

2018 has been the year of luxury openings in Oman. The country has seen the Ritz-Carlton Al Bustan Palace reopen its doors and the...

Saudi Arabia just purchased the largest 3D construction printer in the world

Saudi Arabian construction company Elite for Construction & Development, Co. recently purchased the world’s largest 3D construction printer, the BOD2, from Copenhagen-based COBOD. Elite for...

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...