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Saudi plans $140bn transport, health projects - newspaper

A Sagia letter has confirmed Saudi Arabia would announce these projects shortly and would continue to “focus on priority sectors.”

Three foreign firms bid for Iraq's Karbala-Najaf rail - newspaper

The Iraqi ministry’s plan involves high-speed trains that could travel at 350 km per hour. Three companies, from Turkey, Iran and Romania, have submitted bids.

Algeria, France to build large electric train plant - newspaper

Algeria and France are to build a large plant to manufacture electric trains and tramways in Algeria. Project will provide a strong impetus to improving Algeria’s rail and land transport system, says the transport minister.

Bahrain to tender new expo center in late 2015 - newspaper

Project will be constructed near the Bahrain International Circuit race track on an area of 104,000 square metres.

Nakheel's third extension of Nad Al Sheba villa tender - source

Located to the west of International City, off Mohamed Bin Zayed Road, this resort-style project, covers 2.5 million square feet.

Four frontrunners for Saudi Aramco's MPP project - source

The four international firms had submitted technical bids in the Q2 2014, followed by commercial-bid documents in August 2014.

Saudi to tender world's largest desalination unit early 2016 - newspaper

Jubail Phase 3 will be the world's largest water desalination plant, to have a production capacity of 1.5 million m3/d and 3,000mw of electricity.

Dubai's Nakheel shifts Palm Gateway tender bid to May

Palm Gateway comprises three residential towers located on the existing Palm Monorail Gateway terminal in Dubai. The bid submission deadline has been extended by two months to 3 May, from 1 March, 2015.

Musanada invites DBOT bids for Al Ruwais project

There are 60 housing projects across the emirate, representing $16.35 billion (60 billion dirhams), Emirates News Agency reported last November.

JMS restarts work on Al Rayyan, Sharjah

The design has been modified to incorporate serviced apartments within the commercial tower, says the developer.