April 20, 2019

Kenya receives US $83000 for the construction of Marakwet fruit factory

Kenya has received US $84,000 from the Japanese government as donation towards the construction of Marakwet fruit factory in Marakwet County in western Kenya. Second Secretary at the Embassy of Japan in Kenya Fumiaki Hirai, confirmed the reports and said that the factory will enable farmers"...


April 18, 2019

Nigeria begins construction of the US $167m Kandadji Hydroelectric dam

Construction process of the Kandadji hydroelectric project on the Niger River set to cost US $167m, has been officially launched by President of Niger, Mahamadou Issoufou and works has commenced.

President Mahamadou"...


April 17, 2019

Mali receives US $52m loan to build Sikasso solar PV plant

The government of Mali has received US $52m from World Bank for the construction of a 50 MW solar power plant under public-private partnership (PPP) and has given the temporary concession to PowerPro to develop the first phase of the project.



April 14, 2019

Italy seeks partners to develop pavilion for Dubai Expo 2020

Invitalia, on behalf of the Commissioner General's Office for Italy, is seeking partners to help create the country's pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020.

It has published a request for proposal (RFP) aimed at"...


April 14, 2019

Riyadh set to see Gulf's steepest construction cost inflation in 2019

The cost of construction in the Middle East is set to pick up in 2019 after a period of stagnation, according to new research.

Global professional services firm Turner & Townsend said improving commodity prices"...


April 13, 2019

Dubai to host debut Mega City Infrastructure Week

Dubai is set to organise the inaugural Mega City Infrastructure Week, a first in the region, aimed at highlighting the innovations in construction business across the Middle East, from April 16 to 17.

Featuring more than 15 countries, the conference will be themed around innovations"...


April 11, 2019

Kenya to construct 2000 affordable housing units in Laikipia County

The Governor for Laikipia County in Kenya, Ndiritu Muriithi, has announced the government’s plan to construct 2,000 affordable house units in Nanyuki, Nyahururu, Rumuriti, Wiyumiririe and other major towns in the county at a cost of US $400m.



April 10, 2019

Zimbabwe to invest US $20m in reconstruction of roads and bridges

The government of Zimbabwe is set to invest US $20m in reconstruction of bridges and creation of detours in Chimanimani and Chipinge to enable food distribution vehicles to pass through.

Manicaland Provincial"...


April 9, 2019

Rehabilitation work on Kariba Dam project on schedule

The Zambezi River Authority has announced that rehabilitation works on Kariba Dam project located on the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe is on scheduled. Authority Contract Engineer with the ZRA Sudden Mukuwe who announced the reports said that the challenges that had delayed the project"...


April 8, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn Al Jubail, Designed by Dewan + Architects and Engineers, Opens in Saudi Arabia

The new 133-key Hilton Garden Inn Al Jubail has opened in Saudi Arabia’s commercial centre in Jubail, Dammam. It joins three existing Hilton Garden Inn properties in Saudi Arabia.

Helmed by Dewan Architects"...


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