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The report also found that the poverty rate among Israelis past retirement age was declining, compared with a rise in the incidence of poverty in the general population
December 19, 2014 - 00:16 GMT
High housing prices are preventing an average Israeli family from making ends meet.

November 30, 2014

Compensation for hundreds of displaced families will cost the government LE1 billion, said El-Sisi earlier this month.
22:25 GMT

The government plans to develop a new urban area around Rafah to replace the border area demolished as part of the army's campaign against Islamist militants in the Sinai Peninsula.

During the event
04:59 GMT
(press release)

RAK Properties successfully concluded (Friday, November 28) a two-day fun-filled series of activities at Mina Al Arab as part of the company’s celebration of the 43rd UAE National Day.

Abdulla Al Otaiba, Senior Managing Director & Group Head -  Global Retail and Commercial Banking, of NBAD
04:40 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has launched Star of Manufacturing Award as part of its ongoing efforts to support the small-and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and promote entrepreneurship in the UAE.

November 27, 2014

The comments come amid a nationwide campaign against traffic accidents after recent deadly crashes brought the media to rail against poor traffic management.
23:23 GMT

75 percent of roads in Egypt are deficient and in urgent need of rehabilitation.

The total project cost, including the fourth phase, stands at KD610 million ($2.1 billion).
11:33 GMT

The company did not give details on how the scheme would be funded.

The Parade - Downtown Dubai, UAE National Day
05:19 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties will mark the 43rd UAE National Day with unprecedented pageantry on November 29, 2014, from 3 to 5pm by showcasing ‘The Parade – Downtown Dubai, UAE National Day.’

November 26, 2014

Gaining overwhelming investor response, the IPO of Emaar Malls Group had recorded total orders of over AED172 billion ($46.8 billion).
11:26 GMT

The Special Cash Dividend follows the successful IPO and listing of the Emaar Malls Group.

09:30 GMT

Dubai Properties (DP) has announced plans to host a sales event with exclusive offers and payment plans for a number of additional units across some of its projects for a limited period.

Ziad El Chaar, Managing Director at DAMAC Properties
08:39 GMT
(press release)

DAMAC Properties, has further expanded its hospitality offering with the addition of three new serviced hotel apartments in the Burj Area of Dubai, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.

During the event
05:19 GMT
(press release)

RAK Properties held a groundbreaking ceremony for its Bermuda Villas project, a new housing project that is part of the company’s flagship master development undertaking, Mina Al Arab in Ras Al Khaimah.

November 25, 2014

Masood Al Awar, CEO, TASWEEK Real Estate Development and Marketing
09:28 GMT
(press release)

TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing will highlight promising prospects such as Dubai’s focus on the ‘Smart Living City’ concept to encourage more property partnerships and ventures between the GCC and Morocco during the 4th GCC-Morocco Investment Forum and Expo.

November 24, 2014

Despite the harsh criticism against Israel, the government did not attempt to block big land sales to Israelis.
04:55 GMT

The amount of land purchased by Israeli nationals in Turkey has skyrocketed over the past two years.

November 20, 2014

Mohammad Sultan Al Qadi, Managing Director and CEO, RAK Properties
11:42 GMT
(press release)

RAK Properties has announced that Al Tameer Group has been awarded a contract for the construction of its residential project Bermuda Villas in Ras Al Khaimah.

Pi chaise longue - 1983 by Martin Szekely
10:17 GMT
(press release)

‘The Gallery’ at Emaar Pavilion is hosting its third unique exhibition titled ‘History of Design’, open until January 3, 2015.

November 19, 2014

Masood al Awar, CEO, TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing and Development
12:17 GMT
(press release)

TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing and Development has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with American Hospital Management Company to jointly pursue business opportunities in the MENA region.