Construction & Real Estate
June 3, 2014
Dubai’s home prices were up only 3.4 per cent in the first quarter, but enough to continue to top the global rankings with the highest growth in residential property values for a fourth straight quarter.
Dubai’s luxury real estate developer DAMAC Properties has launched a ‘Summer is Dubai’ promotion for 2014 – offering investors outstanding prices when purchasing multiple units throughout the emirate.
June 1, 2014
Qatar construction industry's business optimism in the second quarter of 2014 is at its highest for three years, according to a survey by a private index.
Global property developer Emaar Properties PJSC marked the launch of the second phase of Downtown Dubai’s newest architectural icon, BLVD Crescent.
May 29, 2014
Dubai has retained its number two spot worldwide as a retail destination, just behind London and well ahead of New York, Moscow and Shanghai.
May 27, 2014
RAK Properties PJSC, Ras Al Khaimah's (RAK) biggest property developer listed on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange, is set to host the Julphar Avenue Food Festival, the emirate’s first ever food festival.
May 26, 2014
Emaar Properties PJSC (Emaar) today announced its intention for a primary listing of Emaar Malls Group on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM).
May 25, 2014
Donald Trump, the New York real-estate mogul, is back in Dubai with plans for a golf course and 104 mansions three years after a plan to build a hotel tower bearing his name was scrapped in the emirate.
May 21, 2014
The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council gave its approval to 13 development projects covering over four million square metres in the first quarter of the year.
TASWEEK has announced that the upcoming Smart Living City Dubai exhibition will serve as an ideal platform for showcasing major initiatives that are turning Dubai into one of the smartest cities in the world.
May 19, 2014
A senior Abu Dhabi-based banker said if the bureau had existed pre-2008, much of the crash’s pain may have been avoided
Apartment rental rates remained relatively unchanged compared with Q4 2013, as demand levels were steady and no significant new supply was added to the real estate inventory in Amman.
Tensions between Egypt and Ethiopia have persisted amid failed tripartite talks with Sudan regarding the GERD.
May 18, 2014
Reacting to international backlash about the treatment of expatriate workers and labor laws of the country, the government of Qatar has announced several changes to its labor system.
The over one kilometre tall Kingdom Tower will replace Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, 828 metres tall, as the highest in the world.