Construction & Real Estate
January 29, 2014
"Significant amount" of the funding will come from the government, but there was also an opportunity for the private sector to invest during the build up to Expo 2020 and during the event itself.
January 27, 2014
Dubai Properties Group has announced its continued support of UAE-national employees through a University Sponsorship Program and ongoing training initiatives as part of its continued efforts to develop local talent.
January 26, 2014
Dubai’s new tramway will boost buyer demand in residential areas such as Dubai Marina owing to its proximity to the network,
Emaar Properties has unveiled ‘Rasha,’ a new Spanish-style villa community, drawing on the popularity for villas and following strong customer response to its new launches in Arabian Ranches.
The traded value of property grew by 21.5 per cent to OMR1,945.7 million for the first eleven months ending November 2013.
January 22, 2014
The mega project, which will generate around 4,000 jobs for Jordanians, boosts the construction firm’s project backlog to a record Dh40 billion.
Downtown Dubai, the cultural hub of the city, has marked a sterling addition to its repertoire of art with Rhims Gazelle Herd Edition 1.
January 21, 2014
Local and international firms have begun to submit their bid applications for contracts for the Mecca Metro project.
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.