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Such Great Heights: Where Are the World’s Tallest Buildings?

It seems that humanity is always vying to exceed our past accomplishments, and nowhere is the evidence clearer than in the tallest buildings that...

Egypt launches phase 2 construction of Orouba Skyline

Egypt’s real estate developer Orouba Misr Development has launched the second phase construction of the US$ 433.9m Orouba Skyline Compound in Smouha neighborhood, Alexandria.The Orouba Skyline project, divided into 4...

Construction work for 2025 World Expo set to begin on Yumeshima

Construction work and other preparations for the 2025 World Exposition are set to start at the event’s venue: Yumeshima, an artificial island in Osaka...

Although hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, Africa continues to develop large hotels across the...

Although hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, Africa continues to develop large hotels across the continent. In fact, 279 new hotels and 62,137 rooms are on...

The most and least expensive market to build

San Francisco holds the lead this year as the most expensive city to buildThis year San Francisco removes New York from the top spot,...

Global construction sector to grow 35% to 2030 on urbanisation, softer pandemic impact

The petrochemicals-intensive construction sector is expected to continue expanding as relentless urbanisation in China and other developing economies fuels above-than-average growth.Analysts at Oxford Economics...

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 2020Construction of NEOM Bay, the first urban area...

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...

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...

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,...