May 18, 2005

08:15 GMT

The total value of land transactions in Dubai for May 16 and 17 amounted to Dhs332.62 million, of which sales exceeded Dhs65 million. The total value of mortgages during the period was Dhs248.4 millio

08:09 GMT

The leading UAE stock indices went down further Tuesday as the stock prices fell across banking and service sectors. Property shares - Emaar and Union Properties - also closed lower.

07:49 GMT

Consumption of cosmetics and fragrances in the Gulf is one of the highest per capita in the world, with the average purchase estimated to be in the re

07:49 GMT

The Gulf Airport Services Association (GASA) convened in Dubai recently, to discuss new ways of supporting airports and airlines in the region, as wel

07:47 GMT

Emirates Towers Hotel, part of Dubai-based luxury hospitality group Jumeirah International, has received awards during the 2005 Business Traveller Mid

07:46 GMT

Dash off for a long weekend in Beirut. Plan a diving holiday in Egypt. Or enjoy a romantic dinner in Jordan. This summer InterContinental Hotels & Res

07:10 GMT

With more than 85,000 residential units and 23 million square feet of retail space coming onto the Dubai market by 2008, the real estate and construction sectors are poised to become the top contribut

07:05 GMT

Abu Dhabi’s first boutique hotel sees 90% occupancy levels during the past month as Al Raha Beach Hotel’s private villas fill with weekend visitors from Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

06:55 GMT

The Residences, Emaar’s exclusive 6-tower complex in the heart of the Burj Dubai District, was topped up on schedule last week.

06:51 GMT

In a step towards fulfilling the e-Government project, the Ministry of Finance and Industry represented by the State Property Department, organized a

06:49 GMT

In response to overwhelming demand for elegant residential suites around the Emirates Golf Club, Emaar today (May 17) announced the launch of Fairways Clubside Residence, an upscale, high-rise develop

May 17, 2005

15:07 GMT

Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) has singed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Human Resource Development and Employment Authority (TANMIA)

14:50 GMT

This month Orbit will be airing a range of great movies on Cinema city, with plenty of premiers and more than 22 new titles airing Monday to Fridays a