Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq is set to sign investment contracts for the construction of two power plants valued at USD 1.35 billion, one with a Turkish company and the other with an Iraqi firm in April 2013, an official source told Zawya.
The Eastern Province Council in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has approved the allocation of SAR 1.17 billion for the implementation of water and sanitation projects in Saudi's Eastern Province, an official source told Zawya.
Egypt's Global Consolidated Contractors (GCC) has recently been awarded a contract to implement the Bab Trablus project in Libya, a senior executive told Zawya.
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The Saudi ministry of higher education has allocated a total of USD 170 million (SAR 636 million) from the current year's budget 2013/2014 for the completion of projects underway at Dammam University, an official source told Zawya.
New Urban Communities Authority (NUCA) is expected to offer by mid-2013 an area totaling 10,800 acres off the Nile bank strip in Aswan for investment to local and international investors, a senior official at the ministry of housing and urban communities told Zawya.
Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq is set to complete all works related to the Family Mall and Family Fun projects, which are currently under construction in the governorate of Duhok, by 2015, an official source told Zawya.
The Saudi ministry of health is currently working to complete the first phase of Prince Muhammed Bin Abdulaziz Medical City by mid - 2016, an official source told Zawya.
Bob Baur, chief global economist at Principal Global Investors, discusses whether central banks have become too powerful and the outlook for the US economy. |