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Tall buildings in 2019: another record year

The year 2019 was remarkable for the tall building industry, as it saw 26 supertall buildings (300 metres or taller) completed, the most in any...

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...

East Africa construction industry outlook promising-report

The total number of projects in East Africa has risen by a substantial 96% between 2017 and 2018 with an equally substantial increase of...

The most and least expensive market to build

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

$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,...

Continuous growth is expected in the hotel sector in the African continent until 2022

According to the latest report from PwC “Hotels outlook: 2018–2022 Positioning for future growth” Africa’s hotel sector has the potential for further growth over...

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...

US $20bn Entertainment District set to be constructed in Egypt

An Entertainment District is set to be constructed in Egypt at a cost of US $20bn. This is after ATIP New Capital Entertainment (ATIP...

$ 15 trillion the revenues of global construction industry by 2025, Deloitte reports

Although global economy shows signs of a slight slowdown, the construction industry continues to grow moderately, with positive outlook, according to Deloitte Global Powers...

Saudi Arabia’s construction projects valued at $284bn in 2017

Saudi Arabia’s construction projects were worth more than $284.3bn (SAR1tn) in 2017, when 700 new schemes were expected to be launched in the following months. These...