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Dubai to conduct round-the-clock sterilisation and enforce strict restrictions on movement across the emirate
Apr 05, 2020
The committee also announced intensified restrictions on the movement of people and vehicles.
Sharaf DG Energy urges UAE to take charge and switch off their lights in support of Earth Hour 2020
Mar 25, 2020
Every year the WWF plans a one-hour stint where countries around the world switch off the lights.
Majority of UAE and KSA residents are fearful of contracting the coronavirus
Mar 24, 2020
The latest data reveals that 62% respondents in both the countries said they are ‘very scared’ or ‘fairly scared’ about contracting the coronavirus.
Jason Pardesi joins GHD as technical director of facade engineering in the UAE
Mar 23, 2020
Pardesi has more than 12 years of experience in the industry and has been in the UAE for seven years working on a wide variety of projects across the Gulf.
AESG announces the implementation of its new maternity policy
Mar 22, 2020
The policy extends on the UAE’s labour laws by offering 90-days paid leave, with an additional 90-days of optional unpaid leave, to its female staff in the UAE.
Indoor air is not coronavirus-ready
Mar 15, 2020
CEO of Condair Group Oliver Zimmermann comments on the lack of humidity control regulations for public buildings.
Residents in Saudi Arabia advised to ensure thermal insulation of buildings to preserve energy
Mar 11, 2020
The use of double and reflective glass reduced electricity consumption in air-conditioning units by up to 5%.
Mohammed bin Rashid inaugurates DEWA’s R&D Centre at Solar Park
Mar 10, 2020
The R&D Centre contributes to building and localising knowledge and expertise. Around 70% of the centre’s staff are Emiratis.
The changing attitudes towards women in construction and MEP in the GCC and beyond
Mar 09, 2020
"A lot of women are now taking STEM subjects and that itself is a big leap in the way forward for women in the industry."
Masdar CEO receives International Energy Diplomacy Person of the Year award
Mar 05, 2020
Mohamed Al Ramahi collected the award in London
Seeing for myself that Saudi Arabia is open for business
Mar 03, 2020
The country has been billed as the next major construction market set to catch fire in the region.
Singapore’s Minister of Environment & Water Resources briefed on DEWA’s projects in clean and renewable energy
Feb 27, 2020
Both parties discussed their experiences and international practices in renewable and clean energy as well as sustainability.
Over 300 residents move back to their homes in Duja Tower
Feb 24, 2020
Residents allowed back into apartments within 36 hours of the fire incident.

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