Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Company, a real estate developer in the Middle East, has begun the construction for I Love Florence Tower project in Dubai.
Emaar Misr for Development (EMD) of Egypt has signed two construction contracts for the first phase of the Marasi Marina project worth EGP2bn ($112.36m).
Azizi Developments, the real estate investment arm of Azizi Group in the UAE, will begin construction of Phases 3 and 4 of Azizi Riviera in February 2018.
Developers of the La Central project in South Bronx, US, have secured funding of $335m for two buildings in the affordable-housing project.
Keller Group, a UK-based geotechnical solutions specialist, has laid the foundation for Australia’s tallest building on Queensland’s Gold Coast.
Supermarket chain Lidl UK has signed a land deal to build its largest distribution centre in the country.
The Morgan Sindall and BAM Nuttall joint venture, bmJV, has won two contracts worth £322m to deliver part of the smart motorway programme of Highways England.
London mayor Sadiq Khan has approved £1.4bn plans to regenerate Croydon town centre.
VINCI Airports has been named as the best bidder by the Republic of Serbia and Airport Nikola Tesla (ANT) for the Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport concession.
McArthurGlen has appointed McLaren Construction as contractor for the £90m Phase II extension of Ashford Designer Outlet in the UK.
Muse Developments and Stockport Council have submitted a planning application for the third phase of the £145m mixed-use regeneration scheme at Stockport Exchange.
BAM International, the operating company of Royal BAM Group, has been appointed by Miral Asset Management to construct Yas Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Mabani Steel, belonging to the Al Rajhi Building Solutions Group and part of Al Rajhi Holding in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), has won a contract to provide steel structure solutions for the King Avenue Mall mega project.
Dollar General Corporation has announced plans to build a second distribution centre in Gregg County, Texas.
Community retailer Co-op has decided to open 100 new food stores across the UK in 2018.