• Ajman inaugurates new road bridge project


    Ajman authorities have announced the opening of Etihad Road Bridge Project at the intersection of the Sheikh Zayed Mosque. The 2.5-km-long bridge will help serve vehicles coming from Ajman and heading to Ras Al Khaimah.

  • Dubai RTA to launch digital investment platform in 2021


    Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has unveiled a digital investment platform for investors which will be operational in 2021. The RTA Invest offers smart and streamlined services and showcases the investment opportunities in the transport body.

  • Dubai's share in clean energy mix up 9pc, tops 2020 target


    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has announced that the share of clean energy in the emirate’s energy mix has risen to around 9 per cent, thus exceeding the 7 per cent target set in the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050 for this year.

  • Now's the time to be bold, Emaar chief tells retailers


    Emaar chairman Mohamed Alabbar, in a virtual conference call with retailers, said this was the time to fast-track many of its initiatives, including the group's digital plans and take bold steps as the UAE gradually comes out of the Covid-19 crisis.

  • Emerson launches new portfolio of modular industrial displays


    Emerson, a global technology and engineering company, has unveiled the new portfolio of RXi industrial display and panel PC products for monitoring everyday production processes in power and water, metals, mining and manufacturing and machinery sectors.

  • Al Ruwad Real Estate names new sales head


    Dubai-based Al Ruwad Real Estate has appointed Alaa Masoud as the new general manager of marketing and sales. An expert in marketing and business development, Masoud boasts 20 years of experience in media, communication, hospitality and real estate.

  • GCC announces $5.5bn projects in April despite Covid


    Projects worth $5.5 billion had been announced across the GCC in April despite the ongoing Covid-19 crisis primarily driven by regional heavyweight Saudi Arabia, which contributed 67 per cent of the total value of announcements, according to a report.

  • Siemens wins $23m project to electrify Stockholm metro


    Siemens Mobility, a separately managed company of Siemens AG, has been awarded a project worth 21 million euros ($23.3 million) to deliver rectifier stations and network stations for the new Stockholm Metro extension.

  • Oman's Liwa plant starts maiden production of polyethylene


    Oman’s multibillion-dollar Liwa Plastics Industrial Complex (LPIC), started production of polyethylene, over the weekend, marking the maiden production of this key commodity in the sultanate, said a report.

  • Oman launches commercial operations at key solar PV project


    Oman has begun commercial operation at its power project located at Amin within the Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) facility. Featuring 336,000 solar panels, the sultanate's first utility-scale PV scheme, boasts a 105 MWac capacity, said a report.

  • Dewa’s smart adoption rate reaches 95pc


    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) said that the smart adoption rate for its services has reached 95% and customers completed over 2.5 million smart transactions in the first quarter (Q1) of 2020.

  • Ras Al Khaimah launches integrated Covid stimulus package


    Ras Al Khaimah government has launched a comprehensive stimulus and incentive package as part of its continuous efforts to help private companies face the challenges presented by Covid-19 pandemic and also ensure continuity of business in all sectors.

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