Emaar, DEWA to continue as Project Management Forum co-organisers

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The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has agreed a deal with Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) and Emaar Properties to organise the Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF) for a further three years. Starting from the next edition in 2017, the Forum will see the decoration of winners of the Hamdan bin Mohammed Project Management More...

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UDC mulls new link road to Pearl Qatar

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By Staff writer On Saturday, September 17th, 2016
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Siemens technology to control buildings at Dubai Parks and Resorts

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By Staff writer On Saturday, September 10th, 2016
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