Dubai was the top city in the Middle East and Africa in by project number with 51 in Q1, 2017, well ahead of fellow emirate Abu Dhabi which saw 12.
Johannesburg, the largest city in South Africa, had eight projects in the first quarter to come third.
Casablanca in Morocco and Kenyan capital Nairobi both had seven projects.
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