Al Habtoor bullish about 2019
Positive growth to extend into next year and beyond according to chairman of Al Habtoor
Expo 2020 Dubai's Japan Pavilion design draws on Arab culture
The immersive, high-tech pavilion will drive "a rich architectural and innovation-driven heritage"
Contractor consortium picked for Oman's Sharqiyah water plant
Hogan Lovells negotiated the successful bid from GC Corp, United Infrastructure Development, and Doosan
Japan-led consortium wins contract for 100MW Oman solar plant
PDO has awarded the wide-ranging contract to a Japanese-Omani consortium led by Marubeni
Saudi Arabia signs $50bn agreements at Future Investment Initiative
The multi-sector MoUs include transport schemes such as Haramain Rail and Saudi Land Bridge
86% of UAE and Oman CEOs believe AI will create – not destroy – jobs
However, Softbank's Masayoshi Son said "blue-collar workers will be replaced by metal-collar workers"
Saudi Arabia's Acwa preferred bidder for Bahrain’s $1.5bn Al Dur 2
Japan's Sumitomo Corp is also said to have bid on the water and power project
Saudi Arabia denies shelving $200bn solar project with Softbank
The Crown Prince-led Public Investment Fund said reports of the project's cancellation were "inaccurate"

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