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Maaden awards SAR1bn deal for Jubail housing project

Maaden has concluded a contract with Azmeel Contracting & Construction Company for the engineering, procurement and construction of a new housing project for Maaden employees. The SR 1 billion contract is for the first phase of the Mutrafiah Housing Project at Jubail Industrial City, which includes the construction of 800 villas, the first of which […]

Riyadh to undergo SAR278bn face-lift

The Riyadh Development Authority (RDA) yesterday approved a comprehensive plan to overhaul the capital city, keeping wide, open areas in the city center and building a ring road around them. “The project will bring about a facelift of downtown Riyadh and make it an outstanding historic, administrative, economic and cultural center in the Kingdom,” said […]

Developers in KSA urge solution to housing crisis

Top private sector developers yesterday at Cityscape Jeddah called on the government to work with them to streamline several processes that cause delays, making it nearly impossible to develop affordable housing projects to solve the housing crisis. “Among the limits and challenges facing Saudi developers, is for example the regulations concerning the Municipality’s issuance of […]

After big delays, Kuwait moves ahead on infrastructure

KUWAIT, Feb 13 (Reuters) – Freight trucks trundle down the dusty, potholed roads of Kuwait’s busiest port, running into traffic jams as they emerge into the surrounding streets. But after years of inaction, the government is finally moving to ease the congestion. It is pushing ahead with a $2.6 billion plan to build a 36 […]