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Skill shortage major challenge in construction
In addition to technical skills, soft skills are said to be in increasing demand across the region.
Smart cities key to sustainability, not technology
Alaa Dalghan, one of the experts on smart cities in the GCC and a key speaker at this year’s The Big 5, has said that the idea behind smart cities is not about technology.
DAFZA signS MoU to boost Islamic economy
The new partnership is of strategic importance as it focuses on choosing Dubai to be the headquarters of the International Center of Islamic Economy.
Green firm slams "refrigerator in oven" building
William Whistler, MD of Green Building Solutions Int, says building envelopes are hemorrhaging energy or moisture.
VIDEO: JAFZA complex at Jebel Ali Freezone, Dubai
The third phase of a project to build a convention centre, offices, hotel and food court in Dubai's Jebel Ali Freezone is under way.
Three helipads to be constructed along Dubai Metro
The helipads will be used during emergency situations and medical evacuation operations, with the aim of trimming the response time to emergencies and crises.