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Dubai, UAE

Crazy development projects in Dubai

By Florence Pilkington

August 28, 2014 12:04
 
DXB Runway

Normal service at Dubai International Airport resumes

Dubai International Airport will return back to normal today (July 21).

July 21, 2014 9:40
 
DUBAI, UAE - APRIL 27: Downtown Burj Dubai April 27, 2014 in Dub

Five major construction projects in the pipeline for Dubai

With the recent announcement of the Mall of the World mega-project in Dubai, Kippreport decided to look into other massive undertakings that are planned for the cosmopolitan city.

July 20, 2014 5:04
 
Hasan Ismaik

Six Degrees of Hasan Abdullah Ismaik

The former CEO of Arabtec has recently been all over the news because of the struggling Arabtec, the biggest construction firm in the Gulf, and his subsequent departure as CEO, but how will Kipp link him to a knight and the poster boy of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Neymar Jr?

July 16, 2014 11:52
 
Abu Dhabi's TAQA Gets Nod for Dutch Gas Facility

Abu Dhabi's TAQA Gets Nod for Dutch Gas Facility

Abu Dhabi National Energy Co (TAQA), the state-run oil and gas utility firm, has received approval from the Dutch government for the construction of a gas storage facility in Dutch's Bergermeer field, it said on Wednesday.

May 2, 2012 3:28
 
Dubai's Arabtec Says Unit in $137 Million Contract Win

Dubai's Arabtec Says Unit in $137 Million Contract Win

An Arabtec Holdings unit has won three contracts in Qatar and the UAE worth $137.22 million, the Dubai builder said on Monday. The largest of the contracts, worth a combined AED504 million, is from Qatar Petroleum for the construction of a workers facility to be built over three years, according to a statement

April 23, 2012 4:25
 
Morocco axes Orascom-led group from solar project

Morocco axes Orascom-led group from solar project

Morocco has excluded a group led by Egypt-based Orascom Construction Industries from the bidding for the first phase of a major solar energy project, l'Economiste newspaper reported on Friday.

March 24, 2012 3:43
 
Dubai’s Arabtec’s Q4 profit surges

Dubai’s Arabtec’s Q4 profit surges

Dubai builder Arabtec , in which Abu Dhabi's Aabar Investments upped its stake recently, saw a three-fold rise in its fourth-quarter net profit, handily beating analyst expectations.

March 8, 2012 3:37
 
China seeks reconstruction role in Libya

China seeks reconstruction role in Libya

China has sent a team of government officials and company executives to Libya to discuss post-war reconstruction and how to protect Chinese assets, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.

February 5, 2012 12:42
 
Bouygues plans Qatar JV ahead of World Cup 2022

Bouygues plans Qatar JV ahead of World Cup 2022

Bouygues Construction, part of French conglomerate Bouygues, is to set up a joint-venture in Qatar, which is to host the 2022 soccer World Cup.

January 17, 2012 2:44