Middle East


Saudi Arabia

In Saudi Arabia, the VRF market scale increased to 3,700 units in 2017. A value-added tax (VAT) was introduced in Saudi Arabia on January 1, 2018, with a rate of 5%. The VAT will increase the gover...



The UAE is the largest VRF market in the Middle East, with a market scale of 10,000 units in 2017.   The 2017 VRF market was supported by large projects, many of them luxury condominiums in the...



The Middle Eastern market shows high potential for VRF systems, as it does for RACs. The Middle Eastern VRF market was driven by population growth and an increasing number of large urban development p...


S.K.M. becomes 40th member of Eurovent Middle East

The region’s HVACR sector association strengthens its regional profile May 30, 2018 S.K.M. Air Conditioning has become the 40th member of Eurovent Middle East association.   The Sharjah...


Midea Solutions to the Largest Bookstore Retail in Saudi Ara

MideaCAC  2028-5-28   Jarir Bookstore has grown to be the largest retailer of books and consumer electronics with more than 40 retail shops in Saudi Arabia as well as branches in other GCC ...


UAE Customers Have a Nice Trip in Hisense

2018-05-19, “Hisense Trip”, as a very important way for potential customers to know Hisense, had reached a new heights in April. This months, three groups of distinguished guests, from UAE...


TCL AC Oman 2018 Dealers Conference was successfully held

TCLaircon 2018-05-17 On May 9th, TCL Air Conditioner (TCL AC)2018 Dealers Conference was held in Oman. Around 100 dealers and powerful retail representatives were delighted at the scene, particular...


OMR: From fundamentals to geopolitics

16 May 2018   There is uncertainty about Iran’s oil exports, which are currently about 2.4 mb/d (Photograph: Shutterstock)   The decision by the United States to withdraw from th...


GAC opens Dubai South temperature-controlled site

May 15, 2018 by Dean Stiles Dubai: GAC Dubai has opened its newest contract logistics warehouse, in the logistics district of Dubai South.   The 45,900 pallet, two-chamber temperature- and humidity-controlled warehouse is designed to handle a diverse range of products, including fast moving consumer goods, food and beverage, beauty products and dangerous goods.   The new site adds ...


Hitachi and Toray are Commissioned by NEDO to Implement the

Applying Japan's advanced technologies to save energy by approx. 20% and reduce construction cost   Tokyo, May 14, 2018 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, "Hitachi") and Toray Industr...


Mall of the Emirates unveils 3GW rooftop solar plant

Partnership between Majid Al Futtaim and Enova will save $380,000 per year in energy costs May 13, 2018 Majid Al Futtaim has unveiled the first phase of a solar photovoltaic (PV) plant at Mall of th...