The pace and scale of coastal construction in the GCC has been rapid in the past five years and despite the recent economic slowdown, there are still significant areas of growth with mega projects in construction and new tenders being announced. Marine & Coastal Engineering Middle East will bring together key stakeholders from a diverse […]

Qatar plans to buy land in Georgia for corn cultivation and to begin this year importing as many as 70,000 sheep a year from the former Soviet republic, Georgian Agriculture Minister Bakur Kvezereli said. “They’re interested in buying land in Georgia for agriculture and are also interested in importing our vegetables and sheep,” Kvezereli said […]

Qatari Diar Real Estate Development Company has selected Dixon Jones with Squire and Partners, and Kim Wilkie Associates to lead the masterplanning stage of London’s Chelsea Barracks project. Qatari Diar is the sole owner and developer of the project. The purpose of the masterplan will be to create a design framework for the 12.8 acre […]

Plans for the Doha Metro Network have been presented to the Qatar government and are currently under consideration, it was reported on Saturday. The contract could be awarded by the end of this year, a consultant working on the project said. The plans form one “cluster” of a wider consolidated national railway network. The wider […]