Iraq to construct a 25-storey hotel, shopping mall in Basra
Iraq's southern city of Basra has approved the construction of a 25-storey hotel, a shopping mall and plans to grant further licenses for other projects, the chairman of the city's investment authority said on Thursday.
Saudi to issue tenders for 200 more court houses
Saudi Arabia plans to float more tenders in the next two months, for the construction of 200 additional court houses across the Kingdom, a newspaper said on Thursday.
Bahrain's Sitra refinery lures US, French investors
Chevron Lummus Global of the United States and France's Axens have submitted bids to upgrade Bahrain's only and oldest refinery - Sitra, by nearly 35%, a local newspaper reported on Thursday.