Firms to build again in Egypt
- Attention turns back to the UAE. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/8/2011, Vol. 55 Issue 14, p7
The article reports that the political and social unrest in Middle East countries including Egypt and Libya, has forced the construction contractors to look for construction opportunities in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
- Uncertainty delays schemes. ROSCOE, ANDREW // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;3/11/2011, Vol. 55 Issue 10, Special Page p18
The article reports on the effect of the political unrest in the Middle East and North Africa on their real estate and construction industry. It discusses the delay caused to the 477 major projects worth 500 billion dollars planned by Libya due to the ongoing social unrest and impending...
- Construction and the need for long-term risk management. Ambrose, John // MiddleEast Insurance Review;Apr2014, p46
The article explores the challenges and opportunities facing the construction industry in the Middle East and North Africa region. Topics covered include the effects of the political and social unrest on construction markets in Libya and Iraq, the impact of global climate change, and the growing...
- Slow recovery. Hazelton, Scott // International Construction;Dec2012, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p19
The article focuses on the slow recovery of the construction market in North Africa for 2013 after the 2011 Arab Spring. It states that investment and cloud economic prospects in Morocco, Libya, and Egypt will be discouraged by political turbulence and social unrest. It mentions that the demand...
- U.S. action in Libya: Just, unjust, or just too early to tell. NORTON, JOHN // Our Sunday Visitor;4/10/2011, Vol. 99 Issue 50, p2
In this article, the author reflects on the religious aspects of the involvement of the U.S. in the multilateral military campaign in Libya.
- Protecting doctors in Syria. McDermott, Jim; Xenakis, Stephen N. // Hill;6/8/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 71, p16
The author reflects on the humanitarian issues faced by people residing in countries facing armed conflict and civil unrest and attacks on medical professionals, facilities and patients in Syria.
- MODERN WORLD. TOMORROW, TOM // Santa Fe Reporter;8/27/2014, Vol. 41 Issue 35, p12
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- THE CALL FOR CHANGE. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;2/11/2011, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p4
The article reports on the social unrest in the Middle East which began with the toppling of Tunisia's Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali.
- Blank Slate. // Newsweek Global;11/14/2014, Vol. 163 Issue 19, p6
A photograph is presented that shows fires in the streets around the parliamentary building in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and anti-government protesters in the streets.