Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Private sector, Egypt

Private sector called to fill $230 billion investment gap to meet infrastructure needs

DR. AHMED HEIKAL, Chairman, Qalaa Holdings

Recent measures aimed at improving the business climate, particularly focused on fostering private sector participation in sustainable development,... Apr 14, 2019

Infrastructure | Africa | Egypt

Keppel Urban Solutions

Sustaining Growth, Empowering Lives and Nurturing Communities

In the 53 years since its independence, Singapore’s transformation has been nothing short of miraculous. Today, it is the world’s fourth-largest... Nov 15, 2018

Infrastructure | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Lebanon International Investment Forum

Discover investment opportunities at Lebanon’s international forum

Find out about the latest business openings in Lebanon’s oil and gas, infrastructure and power sectors


Mar 21, 2018

Energy | Infrastructure | Middle East | Lebanon

Infrastructure development in Sierra Leone

Transport and energy projects unveiled

President Koroma launching works of the 103-kilometre Bandajuma-Gendema Highway project last May

The construction of new infrastructure is one of the pillars of the Agenda for Prosperity

Sep 21, 2017

Infrastructure | Africa | Sierra Leone

Eastern Province

Key mega projects to transform the Eastern Province

King Salman (center, left) is received by Prince Saud bin Abdullah bin Thinayan, Chairman of Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu; Prince Saud bin Naif, Governor of the Eastern Province; Eng. Khalid Al-Faleh, Minister of Energy (Photo: Bandar Algaloud)

At the center of Saudi’s transformation is the Kingdom’s Eastern Province, governed by Prince Saud bin Naif, who has been a prominent enabler... Jul 20, 2017

Infrastructure | Middle East | Saudi Arabia

Farming in Rwanda

“Remarkable” results in agriculture, says World Bank

Left: Gerardine Mukeshimana, Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources. Right: Sina GErard, Founder and CEO, Urwibutso Enterprise

After having attained food security in 2010, Rwanda has seen its food exports surge and poverty has been greatly reduced thanks to the advancements... Jul 18, 2017

Infrastructure | Africa | Rwanda

Port of Kobe, Japan

Ports look to regain competitiveness

The Port of Kobe overtook Nagoya to become the country’s third-biggest container port

While many Japanese ports faced slowdowns in 2015, the Port of Kobe experienced its best year since 1995. Kobe is now looking to regain its position... Jul 13, 2017

Infrastructure | Asia-Pacific | Japan

The Philippines’ infrastructure program

‘The golden age of infrastructure’

Japan will invest in the Metro Manila Subway System (Credit: Dept of Transportation, The Philippines)

President Rodrigo Duterte is implementing an ambitious $160 billion infrastructure plan, for which he can count on the support of Japanese investment,... Jun 22, 2017

Infrastructure | Asia-Pacific | Philippines

East African Regional Integration

A joint vision for regional infrastructure development

National carrier RwandAir continues to expand its fleet

Regional allies show there is power in numbers as they combine forces to carry out vital energy and transport projects

Jun 05, 2017

Infrastructure | Africa | Rwanda

Infrastructure Development in Indonesia

Infrastructure, connectivity number one priority

Bajulmati Dam, East Java Province

Government enacts large-scale infrastructure development to boost long-term economic growth and improve national competitiveness

May 25, 2017

Infrastructure | Asia-Pacific | Indonesia

Indonesian Infrastructure Expansion

SOEs increase capacity to accelerate infrastructure development

PT PP President Director, Ir. Tumiyana (center left, blue shirt) with President Joko Widodo (center right)

SOEs such as PT PP will be critical to realizing Indonesia’s infrastructure ambitions. The company has ambitions beyond this, with plans to become... Apr 18, 2017

Infrastructure | Asia-Pacific | Indonesia

Getting ready for FIFA 2022

Infrastructure spending spree ahead of FIFA World Cup in 2022

Cranes over Doha city

Lower oil prices will not curtail the the planned $200 billion spending bonanza on stadiums, ports, airports, a new rail network, hotels and roads ahead... Mar 29, 2017

Infrastructure | Middle East | Qatar

Redcon working shoulder to shoulder with the Egyptian government

Mr. Amal Ali Abdel Wahed
Managing director, Redcon

Amal Ali Abdel Wahed explains how his company is working with the Egyptian government to... Aug 15, 2019

Providing the foundations for a stable construction industry

Mr. Waleed Abdel Fattah
Senior Vice President & Africa Managing Director, Hill International

The Grand Egyptian Museum, the new Cairo airport terminal and Cairo Ritz Carlton are just... May 22, 2019

Orascom: Building the new Egypt

Mr. Osama Bishai
CEO, Orascom Construction

Osama Bishai, CEO of Orascom Construction, one of Egypt’s leading construction firms,... May 07, 2019

JESCO: Building excellence

Toshihiro Matsumoto
Chairman and Representative Director & CEO of JESCO Holdings, Inc.

Toshihiro Matsumoto of Japanese construction firm JESCO discusses its venture into Vietnam,... Apr 06, 2019

Bringing its expertise to build an ASEAN for the 21st century

Wong Heang Fine
Surbana Jurong Group CEO

With close to 70 years of experience in successful project delivery, the Surbana Jurong... Nov 29, 2018

Meinhardt: transforming cities, shaping the future

Mr. Omar Shahzad
Group Chief Executive Officer of Meinhardt Group

Meinhardt is one of the world's few multidisciplinary and truly integrated engineering,... Nov 15, 2018

Bringing Japanese Construction Expertise Abroad

Mr. Tetsuo Omura
President of Japan Port Consultants

The Worldfolio sits down with Mr. Tetsuo Omura, President of Japan Port Consultants, to... Oct 29, 2018

Bringing Japanese construction expertise worldwide

Shinichi Hasegawa
Chairman of Pacific Consultants

Established in 1951 to support the rebuilding of Japan after World War II, Pacific Consultants... Aug 20, 2018

Sharing Singapore's expertise in construction across the globe

Mr. Khew Sin Khoon
Group CEO of CPG Corporation

The city state of Singapore is revered for its beautifully constructed buildings and world-class... Jun 27, 2018

Building innovation

Kan Kudo
President & CEO of Kobelco Engineered Construction Materials Co., Ltd.

The Worldfoilo sits down with Kan Kudo to discuss disaster prevention building construction... Apr 11, 2018

Behind successful building projects are the machines that are built to last

Mr. Kotaro Hirano
CEO of Hitachi Construction Machinery

Kotaro Hirano, CEO of Hitachi Construction Machinery, discusses the company’s worldwide... Feb 06, 2018

From Tokyo’s pulsing heart, Shibuya, to Manhattan: TLC eyes global expansion

Hitoshi Uemura
Vice Chairman of Tokyu Land Corporation

With a diversified portfolio of services, Tokyu Land Corporation–one of the leading... Aug 07, 2017

Innovative solutions for scarce resources

Khalid Abunayyan
CEO of Abunayyan Holding

As a 65-year-old diversified family company that has grown in tandem with the Saudi Arabia,... Dec 05, 2016

Roko builds up Rwanda’s skills & skylines

Derek Claassen
Director of Roko Construction Ltd

Regionally renowned for quality and timely construction and its local training and staff... Nov 08, 2016

Rwandan utility sets water bar high

James C. Sano

Rwanda’s award-winning Water and Sanitation Corporation Ltd (WASAC) has made some... Oct 28, 2016

‘We always try to keep one step ahead’

Mampei Ohmoto
President of Ohmoto Gumi

The construction and civil engineering side of Ohmoto Gumi has been involved in some of... Sep 30, 2016

‘Coherence & efficiency’ define new energy approach

Bruno Kapandji Kalala
Project Director for the ADPI

Efforts in the DRC are redoubling to make the country’s long-delayed vision of building... Sep 20, 2016

Incentives raise investor confidence

James Musoni
Minister of Infrastructure

Rwanda’s Infrastructure Minister James Musoni highlights the country’s prime... Aug 31, 2016

$1bn partners could turn DR Congo's wealth of potential into reality

Jean Kimbembe Mazunga
General Manager of the National Transport & Ports Company (SCTP)

Mobility in Democratic Republic of Congo is one of the most important challenges for the... Aug 18, 2016

Ferrovie dello Stato launches “iron therapy” with €6.5bn investment

Renato Mazzoncini
CEO of Ferrovie dello Stato

Being the country’s n°1 company in terms of investment, the development plan of... Jul 20, 2016

DRC’s key partner in infrastructure set to become regional reference

Charles Ilunga Mwamba
General Manager of the Congolese Agency for Civil Engineering (ACGT)

The DRC is involved in a vast modernization and reconstruction of its infrastructure, and... Jul 13, 2016


Kuwait Finance House

Organization Description Kuwait Finance House -...

Ultimate Developers Limited

Vision/Mission UDL’s mission is to deliver...

Qatar Petroleum (QP)

Our mission is to ensure the State gets maximum benefit...

Turkish Airlines

History 1933-1945: Establishment 1933: The...



ENTREPRENEURSHIP: An overused concept for an underused reality.


When being part of a generation on which the flag of entrepreneurship seems to be constantly waving in the sea of young professionals looking to succeed in the business world, more often than not, we tend to drown in the... Read More



© The Worldfolio PTE LTD

The Worldfolio provides intelligence about the economies with the highest growth potential in the world, with a focus on understanding them from within.


FOLLOW US                   | Terms and conditions - Privacy policy - Cookies policy.