At least 15 killed in western India wall collapse

Saturday, 29 June 2019

At least 15 people, including four children, were killed when a wall collapsed on shacks outside an ......

Report warns 840 French bridges may face risk of collapse

Monday, 20 August 2018

An audit commissioned by the French government says about 840 French bridges are suffering from ......

IN PICTURES: At least 2 dead in building collapse outside Indian capital

Wednesday, 18 July 2018

A six-storey building collapsed into an adjacent construction site in Greater Noida near New Delhi ......

Bahrain’s Gateway Gulf to showcase $26 bln of infrastructure projects

Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Regional projects in the planning phase worth up to $26 bln will be on showcase during the first ......

Stability through sustainability

Sunday, 24 April 2016

Khalid Abdulla-Janahi was elected Vice Chairman of WEF's Arab Business Council (2003 to 2007). He was also the Co-Chair of WEF's Global Agenda Council on the Middle East up to 2011. He is the Group Chief Executive of Dar Al Maal Al Islami, a Chairman of Solidarity Group Holding and the Chairman of Naseej. Khalid is based in Geneva.


Making broadband central to rural development programs

Saturday, 09 April 2016

Ehtesham Shahid is Managing Editor at Al Arabiya English. For close to two decades he has worked as editor, correspondent, and business writer for leading publications, news wires and research organizations in India and the Gulf region. He loves to occasionally dabble with teaching and is collecting material for a book on unique tales of rural conflict and transformation from around the world. His twitter handle is @e2sham and he can be reached at Ehtesham.Shahid@alarabiya.net.


U.N. condemns strike behind Aleppo’s water cut

Tuesday, 01 December 2015

An air strike on a water treatment plant in Syria last Thursday cut water supplies for 3.5 million ......

Iran says offers India bigger role in strategic port

Friday, 17 July 2015

Iranian President Hassan Rowhani has asked India to invest in infrastructure projects worth $8 ......

Saudi Transport 2015 unravels future projects, growth target

Tuesday, 02 June 2015

The ongoing Saudi Transport 2015 exhibition showcases various developments and future projects in ......

Official says 700 bridges in Egypt at risk of collapsing

Friday, 28 November 2014

In Egypt, 700 out of 1,796 bridges have exceeded their maintenance limit and are at risk of ......

Algeria to launch $262bn five-year investment plan

Wednesday, 27 August 2014

Algeria will launch a new five-year investment plan worth $262 billion to boost domestic production ......

Saudi bank credit to rise further as construction boom continues

Monday, 13 January 2014

Saudi bank credit for construction activities, which rebounded in 2010, will continue to grow into ......

Oman steps up drive to promote tourism

Thursday, 02 January 2014

Oman’s decision to set up tourist-friendly facilities was taken in line with the ......

Kuwait to secure $1.4bn financing for major power project

Sunday, 15 December 2013

Kuwait is set to secure $1.43 billion in financing from a consortium of banks for a power and ......