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  • Egypt to Convene Chicago’s CTBUH 2021
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    Egypt to Convene Chicago’s CTBUH 2021

    Wednesday, 30 October 2019

    Chicago's Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) has approved Egypt's membership in the council and agreed to convene the 2021 edition of its conference in the North African country.

  • Egypt to Mark First-Ever Participation in Chicago’s CTBUH 2019
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    Egypt to Mark First-Ever Participation in Chicago’s CTBUH 2019

    Thursday, 17 October 2019

    Deputy Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities for National Projects Khaled Abbas has confirmed that Egypt will mark its first-ever participation in the 2019 edition of Chicago-based Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) conference, starting from October 23 to November 2.

  • Concrete Works at Africa’s Tallest Building Begin: Minister
    Government

    Concrete Works at Africa’s Tallest Building Begin: Minister

    Monday, 4 March 2019

    Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities Assem El Gazzar said works started on installing the reinforced concrete for the foundations of Iconic Tower, Africa’s tallest building in the New Administrative Capital (NAC)

  • Egypt to Begin Work on Africa’s Tallest Building Within Days: PM
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    Egypt to Begin Work on Africa’s Tallest Building Within Days: PM

    Sunday, 20 January 2019

    Prime Minister and Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Development Mostafa Madbouly has revealed that the foundations for Africa’s tallest building, a 385-meter tower, in the New Administrative Capital (NAC) will be poured within days and continuously over 80 hours

  • World’s Tallest Tower Due in Saudi Arabia, 2019

    World’s Tallest Tower Due in Saudi Arabia, 2019

    Monday, 15 May 2017
    The first stage of the - one kilometer- high- Jeddah Tower, set to be the world’s tallest building, is due by 2019 after financial issues with contractor Saudi Binladin Group (SBG) were resolved, Saudi Gazette reports.