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Abu Dhabi construction industry scales back sharply

Dubai: Abu Dhabi is fast becoming the vast construction market in the GCC. UAE developers are set to experience a lacklustre quarter with Abu Dhabi in particular set to suffer from cut-throat price competition and a scale down in government plans, … Read More

Abu Dhabi a bigger construction site than Dubai within four years

The volume of construction activity in Abu Dhabi will outpace neighbouring Dubai within four years, delegates at the MEED conference in the UAE capital heard this week. This building boom will allow the population of the city to double within … Read More

Abu Dhabi a bigger construction site than Dubai within four years

This building boom will allow the population of the city to double within a decade and the focus is very much on private sector involvement.
Not since the 1960s when Abu Dhabi first arose from the Arabian sands has the … Read More

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Court installs solar power

The Court of HH Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, has been equipped with solar power, the company behind the installation said on Tuesday.

The Gulf International Trading Group said it had completed … Read More

Abu Dhabi sets up new tourism authority

Abu Dhabi has announced a shake-up in its tourism sector which sees a new authority formed to oversee the UAE capital’s next stage in becoming a holiday hotspot.
UAE president Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in his capacity as … Read More