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<p>UAE prime minister Mohammed bin Rashid has approved construction of a new AED500m (&pound;109m) link road.</p> <p>The 12km road linking Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road and Emirates Road involves the construction of four interchanges including a tunnel and ...
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Zawya   19 February 2017   United Arab Emirates   Middle East  
<p>The world’s single largest “night market” is setting a date for an opening in late 2018 on Deira Islands, the offshore mixed-use cluster Nakheel is developing. It will also be the first component that will be open to the public on the massive four-island ...
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Zawya   15 February 2017   United Arab Emirates   Middle East  
<p>The United Arab Emirates&rsquo; first of four nuclear reactors is almost nearing completion, with the entire plant in Abu Dhabi on course to begin operations by 2020, the country&rsquo;s permanent representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency ...
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avweb.com   14 February 2017   United Arab Emirates   Middle East  
<p>Just over a year after EHang&rsquo;s passenger-carrying autonomous drone was unveiled in Las Vegas, officials in Dubai said this week they plan to provide flights to the public in the aircraft by this summer. &ldquo;The AAV [autonomous aerial vehicle] on ...
<p>Dubai Airports will partner with Huawei to design the high-profile centre, which was announced at GITEX Technology Week in 2016. The modular containers for the data centre space will be provided by Huawei, while the data centres themselves will be interconnected ...
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Reuters   08 February 2017   United Arab Emirates   Middle East  
<p>Dubai is finalizing a $3 billion, seven-year syndicated loan needed to back the expansion of Al Maktoum International Airport and plans to sign the facility over the next few weeks, banking sources familiar with the situation said on Monday.</p> <p>The ...
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<p>The Executive Committee of Abu Dhabi Executive Council has approved a number of projects worth $82.76 million, it has been announced.</p> <p>All the projects are listed in the Abu Dhabi Plan, a WAM report said. It added that the approvals came during a ...
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Zawya   03 February 2017   United Arab Emirates   Middle East  
<p>As part of its efforts to promote sustainable and responsible practices within Dubai&rsquo;s business community, the Dubai Chamber Sustainability Network, recently hosted a seminar and networking event in collaboration with the Emirates Green Building Council ...
Saudi Gazette   03 February 2017   United Arab Emirates   Middle East  
<p>Remarkable discoveries by archeologists from Abu Dhabi Tourism &amp; Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) at ancient sites on the island of Marawah and in Baynunah have shed new light on Abu Dhabi&rsquo;s earliest inhabitants, showing a rich history stretching ...
<p>The Dubai developer Nakheel says it plans to award construction contracts worth AED 10 billion ($2.72 billion) this year, more than three times the value it signed in 2016.</p> <p>Nakheel Chairman Ali Rashid Lootah said that the company plans to make the ...
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