• Itqan Investments buys Byrne Group in $272m deal

    STRATEGIC ACQUISITION
    Dubai-based Itqan Investments together with Tamar VPower Energy Fund and CITIC Pacific has acquired Byrne Equipment Rental in a deal valued at approximately Dh1 billion ($272 million).

  • Mubadala, MIP to sell 50pc stake in Abu Dhabi Terminals

    STRATEGIC MOVE
    UAE-based Mubadala Investment Company said it has reached an agreement with the company's emerging markets infrastructure fund manager MIP to sell their combined equity interest of 50 per cent in Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT).

  • Switch Made opens new global hub office in Dubai


    France-based Switch Made, a leading manufacturer of LED lighting solutions, revealed it is further expanding its operations in the UAE with the opening of a new global hub office in Dubai.

  • Dubai conference probes new global trade order


    Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC), the world’s leading Free Zone for commodities trade and enterprise, in partnership with Asia House today (April 24) hosted ‘The New Global Trade Order’ conference at Almas Tower, in Dubai, UAE.

  • Oserv launches ‘Seawall Maritime Cyber Security’


    Singapore-based Oserv has launched ‘Seawall Maritime Cyber Security’, the first integrated risk management solution for the global shipping community.

  • Alba chief key speaker at aluminium event in London


    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) chief executive officer Tim Murray is a key speaker at CRU’s 23rd World Aluminium Conference, currently being held in London, UK.

  • Masdar, Costa Rican authority to promote renewable energy


    Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) and the Costa Rican Electricity Institute (Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad, or ICE) have collaborated to promote renewable energy development.

  • GAC Dubai named FMCG Supply Chain of the Year


    GAC Dubai has been named the FMCG Supply Chain of the Year for the second consecutive year in the illustrious Logistics Middle East Awards.

  • EGA completes major section of alumina refinery


    Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA), a major industrial company in the UAE, has completed the construction work on the calcination process facility of the Al Taweelah alumina refinery after more than 2.4 million hours of work.

  • Al Nabooda Automobiles wins top recognition


    Al Nabooda Automobiles, the official distributor for Audi, Porsche and Volkswagen in the UAE, has been voted as one of the ‘Top 50 most admired companies in the Middle East’.

  • New brand identity for oil services firm


    Intero Integrity Services, formerly A.Hak Industrial Services, has announced the launch of its new brand identity as a leading inspection and industrial service provider to the oil, gas refining and petrochemical industries around the world.

  • Northern Gulf's top 3 expos kick off in Bahrain

    160 LEADING EXHIBITORS
    A festival of exhibitions showcasing the latest products and services for the construction, property and interiors sectors - The Gulf Construction Expo, Gulf Property Show and Interiors Expo - opened its doors today in Bahrain.

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Itqan Investments buys Byrne Group in $272m deal

Dubai-based Itqan Investments together with Tamar VPower Energy Fund and CITIC Pacific has acquired Byrne Equipment Rental in a deal valued at approximately Dh1 billion ($272 million)....


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