Construction & Real Estate
December 6, 2012
DAMAC Properties, the largest luxury private developer in the Middle East, has announced that The Heights in Amman, Jordan is now topped out.
December 4, 2012
Msheireb Properties announced that it has appointed a consortium of Arabtec Construction UAE and Arabtec Construction Qatar as the main contractor for Phase 2 of Msheireb Downtown Doha.
December 2, 2012
Construction of Barwa Commercial Avenue, which stretches over an impressive 8.5 kilometers in length is well on track to become Doha’s ultimate retail and residential destination.
November 28, 2012
The Al Habtoor Group and Emaar are in talks to collaborate on investments in Belarus.
November 27, 2012
Khalid Al Malik, Group CEO of Dubai Properties Group this week participated in the ‘Union Tree’ planting campaign to celebrate the 41st UAE National Day.
Msheireb Properties announced that it had awarded the contract for the construction of the raft foundations of Phase 3 of its flagship project Msheireb Downtown Doha to HBK Contracting Company.
Global property developer Emaar Properties will herald in the celebrations of the season with the second Downtown Dubai Parade, National Day.
November 26, 2012
Residential property prices in Jordan are expected to surge by 15 to 20 per cent next summer, caused in part by the government's decision to increase the cost of fuel, adding to inflation woes and hurting already hard-pressed citizens.
November 25, 2012
An ambitious new mega-city, including the world’s largest mall and a park bigger than London’s Hyde Park, was announced yesterday— kickstarting the “Dubai 3.0” development plan, according to a statement from the Dubai Government’s media office.
Several foreign real estate firms are eyeing strategic partnerships with the UAE’s top property players to capitalize on the positive outlook for the local market.
As figures released show that Egypt's debt and deficit are increasing, the latest figures also show that Egypt’s economy growth rate dropped again, to 2.6 per cent, down from 3.3 per cent.
The World Bank has approved US$90 million to fund various projects in Yemen, after successful talks in Cairo. The money will also come with technical assistance and the provision of "institutional support".
November 20, 2012
Masood Al Awar, the CEO of TASWEEK Real Estate discussed market trends and the prevailing positive industry outlook in a keynote speech delivered during the 7th Arabian Business Economic Forum.
November 18, 2012
DAMAC Properties has announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Al Fao General Engineering Company.