Dubai Holding, an investment holding company, has launched an AED5.5bn ($1.5bn) Dubai Food Park development project.
HLG Contracting has won a contract to build five 16-storey residential towers as part of the preparations for Expo 2020 Dubai.
Siemens has won an order to supply key power generation equipment for the Sabiya Extension three combined cycle power plant in Kuwait.
Arabtec Construction, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Arabtec Holding, has been awarded a contract valued at AED353m ($96.1m) by the Abu Dhabi National Media Council (NMC) to build the UAE Pavilion at Expo 2020.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded a contract to supply, extend and commission water pipelines in Dubai.
The third phase for the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai has reached financial close.
Dubai Properties has commenced work on the new Marasi Business Bay marina, which forms part of the AED1bn ($272.2bn) Marasi Business Bay project.
Electricité de France (EDF), a French electric utility company, has bagged an AED58m ($15.8m) consultancy contract from the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) for the pumped-storage hydroelectric power station at Hatta Dam in Dubai, UAE.
Dubai Investments, a diversified investments conglomerate, has commenced infrastructure work on The Palisades project in Dubai, UAE.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has received the lowest international bid of $9.45 per kilowatt hour for a 200MW concentrated solar power (CSP) plant project.
Saudi Aramco has formed a joint venture (JV) with National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri), London-listed Lamprell, and South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries build a maritime yard in Saudi Arabia.
Air Liquide Engineering & Construction has secured a contract worth around €100m from Chinese energy firm Yankuang Group to design and build three air separation units (ASUs).
Spanish firm Duro Felguera has bagged an AED798m ($217.2m) contract from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) for the third phase of K-Station at Jebel Ali Power Station.
UAE-based developer Bloom Properties has begun main construction works on its Soho Square development on Abu Dhabi’s Saadiyat Island.
Aldar Properties has won a contract to build media and entertainment free zone twofour54’s new home on the Yas Island.
Sacyr Construction, in association with Combined Group Company, has completed the development of a 152-hectare semi-urban zone in Bani Hajer, Qatar.
Shapoorji Pallonji Mideast, part of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group, has secured a contract worth AED1.5bn ($408m) from the UAE-based property developer Nakheel to build The Palm Gateway triple tower and beach complex on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah.
Majid Al Futtaim has broken ground on a new AED2.6bn ($707M) shopping mall in Sharjah, UAE.
SEIDCO General Contracting has been selected as the main contractor by Dubai Properties for its Bellevue Towers residential project in Dubai [pictured].
German engineering services firm Siemens has secured a contract worth €790M from Qatar General Water & Electricity Corporation (KAHRAMAA) for the expansion of the country's power transmission network.