Construction & Real Estate
January 20, 2014
Lying about five kilometres (3.1 miles) off mainland Dubai in the Gulf, it will feature classic Italian, Spanish and German architecture as well as landscaped gardens and streets that in some cases will be lined with artificial snow, the company said.
The Cost of Living Report (CLR) noted that in a like-for-like comparison of seven measures, Qatar came out the most expensive overall, followed by the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman and Kuwait.
January 19, 2014
Global property developer Emaar Properties has raised the benchmark in distinctive urban luxury, with the launch of ‘Boulevard Point,’ in Downtown Dubai, the company’s flagship mega-development.
January 15, 2014
Waitrose, the food shops of the John Lewis Partnership, is to open a 26,000 sq ft store in the AKOYA by DAMAC Retail Centre.
January 14, 2014
Following the successful launch of Vida Residence, The Hills, Emaar Properties has launched the second serviced residence project under the upscale hotel concept Vida brand in Downtown Dubai.
January 13, 2014
"The attractive investment environment in Makkah has become the focus of many real estate investors and venture capitalists who have moved to form large conglomerates, pumping huge liquidity in the market."
UAE has been named among the world's top 10 superyacht-building nations in a recently released report.
January 12, 2014
This meeting aims at studying the other alternatives of this project, in order to reach an agreed formula, to be submitted to the GCC ministerial council.
Bahrain is constructing a $52.7 million theme park that will feature the country's first full-size ice arena along with an indoor ski slope.
January 9, 2014
Al-Ferraj said that the line’s station in Madinah is now 52 percent complete.
January 7, 2014
First Gulf Properties (FGP), which specialises in end-to-end property solutions, has achieved ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems certification following a rigorous evaluation process.
The winner of the bidding process will be announced by mid-2014
January 6, 2014
“2013 was a very good year for the housing sector,” Awamleh said, adding that prices of residential properties remained stable during the year.
The unstated elegance of coastal Spanish life will become part of the Arabian Ranches development, one of Emaar’s foremost communities, with the launch of the ‘Lila’ gated community and villas.
January 5, 2014
Saudi Arabia's new Jeddah airport construction will be completed by year's end.