Abu Dhabi set to quadruple GDP

The massive infrastructure development in Abu Dhabi is expected to boost the emirate's non-oil trade and push up the real gross domestic product (GDP) from Dh382 billion in 2008 to nearly Dh1.53 trillion in 2030, senior government officials said at a conference.




Aldar hired to build new $272m Abu Dhabi media free zone

twofour54, Abu Dhabi's media and entertainment free zone, has appointed Aldar Properties to be the developer of its new, permanent home which will be...

Abu Dhabi unveils $3.27bn new entertainment, leisure project

Abu Dhabi-based Miral has unveiled a $3.27 billion (AED12bn) master development on Yas Island that be home to 15,000 people and 10,000 working professionals. The...

Abu Dhabi’s Zayed City to get its own metro station

Zayed City, the latest government-funded mixed-use development, in Abu Dhabi will have its own metro station, a senior Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC)...




Mohamed bin Zayed views ‘The Surface Transport Master Plan 2030’

H. H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces and Chairman of...

3D model of Abu Dhabi showcased

Visitors at Cityscape 2011 have flocked to visit the 3D Model Project of Abu Dhabi Emirate, showcased by the Municipality of Abu Dhabi City, as part of a series of projects, initiatives and services exhibited.

Mott MacDonald helps launch ‘The Surface Transport Master Plan 2030’ for Abu Dhabi

Mott MacDonald has helped Abu Dhabi's Department of Transport (DoT) launch the Surface Transport Master Plan (STMP) 2030. The STMP 2030 will see a comprehensive...


Delhi Metro’s one-day experiment with smart cards

Delhi Metro recently hiked the minimum recharge amount from Rs 50 to Rs 100, which itself is a problem for commuters, such as domestic workers, daily wagers and migrant students, who eke out their daily existence on shoe-string budgets.