Construction & Real Estate
June 16, 2013
United Development Co (UDC) , the developer of a man-made island in Doha, said on Thursday that is raising a 1.56 billion riyals ($428.4 million) loan facility from Qatar National Bank.
June 13, 2013
Abu Dhabi property firms Aldar Properties PJSC and Sorouh Real Estate said the two companies expect to close their state-backed merger by June 30, pending a ministerial resolution approving the deal.
June 12, 2013
DAMAC Properties, the largest private developer of luxury real estate in the Middle East, has announced the launch of the first phase of sales for luxury villas within the ‘AKOYA by DAMAC’.
The recovery of the Dubai property market has led to a boost in the consumption of auto parts, according to exhibitors at Automechanika at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The event opened on Tuesday.
June 11, 2013
Saudi Arabia is currently undertaking ground-breaking transformations in the transportation sector and Huawei Technologies aims to place the passengers at the heart of the new transformation by emphasizing safety, comfort and reliability as critical components of railway infrastructure.
June 10, 2013
A former woman executive with Nakheel allegedly fled to her home country after embezzling more than Dh1.3 million worth of tenancy contract cheques, a court heard.
Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor congratulated senior executives from the Al Habtoor Group who were recently awarded by external bodies for excellence in their respective professions in the United Arab Emirates.
Emaar Properties has unveiled its newest residential development in the city.
June 6, 2013
Dubai-based Arabtec Holding said yesterday it has been awarded a Dh810 million contract to build a 5-star hotel and apartments in Business Bay Dubai.
June 5, 2013
A total of 2,461 residential units were completed in Abu Dhabi during the first quarter of 2013, down 6.2 per cent compared to Q1 2012, according to official data from the Statistics Centre – Abu Dhabi (SCAD).
May 30, 2013
With Indian companies and investors continuing to evince interest in Freezone Sohar, the economic hub is aiming to double investment from India to US$250mn in the coming two years from the present US$125mn.
Stocks in Dubai and Abu Dhabi continued to rise, with their benchmark measures gaining for the third straight day yesterday.
May 29, 2013
The Saudi development fund agreed Tuesday to lend Tunisia USD 150 million (some 230 million Tunisian Dinars) to co-finance construction of 20,000 housing units for low-income people.
The value of announced projects in Abu Dhabi’s Western Region is Dh295 billion, a top-ranking Abu Dhabi government official told reporters on the sidelines of Al Gharbia Development Forum in the capital, an event aimed to draw new investors to the region.
May 28, 2013
TASWEEK Real Estate Development and Marketing has announced that it has begun operations in Dubai as part of its ongoing global expansion efforts.