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The UK capital recorded €32.2 billion (around $44.2 billion) worth of transactions in 2013, with the Middle East contributing roughly $7.5 billion.
July 10, 2014 - 03:14 GMT
London’s property market has always been a favourite for investors from the Middle East.

September 23, 2012

Abu Dhabi
10:26 GMT
(press release)

Tenants living in Abu Dhabi have been taking advantage of select new prime developments offering high quality finishes and amenities at competitive rates.

Sahar Al Ansari, Director of Real Estate Management at DPG and Jay Varkey, Senior Director of GEMS Education
08:23 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group, a member of Dubai Holding, has announced that it has signed a MoU to open a GEMS Cambridge International School at The Villa in DUBAILAND.

September 19, 2012

The Algerian government plans to acquire a stake in Egypt's ASEC Cement's Algerian operations
14:20 GMT

The Algerian government is negotiating with Egypt's ASEC Cement to acquire a minority stake in its Algeria-based operations, the firm's main stakeholder told the stock exchange on Wednesday.

September 18, 2012

Burjside Boulevard
11:01 GMT
(press release)

The Downtown Burj Dubai area is fast becoming one of the most desirable addresses in the world, according to the region’s leading private luxury developer.

September 16, 2012

The Address The BLVD
11:53 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Propertie,s the global property developer of iconic real estate assets, has launched a spectacular hotel and serviced residences in its flagship mega-development Downtown Dubai.

September 9, 2012

Construction worker
19:02 GMT

The total value of construction projects in the Gulf region has reached $1.68 trillion, according to a latest report by online project tracker BNC Network.

September 6, 2012

Prime Minister Najib Mikati.
13:41 GMT

The Order of Engineers and Architects of Tripoli rejected Prime Minister Najib Mikati suggestion for the construction of additional floors on existing buildings.

Business owners have expressed concern at the rental increases at the third consultative meeting between the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry and small and medium enterprises.
11:31 GMT

Sudden rises in rent have caused a major setback for small businesses in Bahrain.

During the visit
06:09 GMT

The Chairman of Al Habtoor Group met the new CEO of Dubai International Financial Centre Authority at the Group’s headquarters.

September 4, 2012

11:47 GMT

Saudi Arabia has started an initial work for building the first batch of a massive low income housing plan announced by the kingdom early this year

September 2, 2012

Dubai Properties Group
10:50 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group has announced plans to complete 348 Villas and Townhouses in the Mudon Development, located in Dubai’s growing DUBAILAND district.

August 30, 2012

14:36 GMT

"Omani cement companies did well in the first half of this year due to increase in cement demand and diversion of UAE exports to other markets,” the report said.

August 29, 2012

Palm island in Dubai
13:31 GMT

Non-oil growth is likely to continue at a below-trend pace of three to four per cent for the next couple of years, according to NBK’s latest GCC Outlook.

DAMAC Tower raft
09:40 GMT
(press release)

DAMAC Properties has completed the raft foundation for its iconic ‘DAMAC Tower’ in Beirut, Lebanon.

August 26, 2012

Elite & Princess from Sea 2012
07:17 GMT
(press release)

TAMEER announced the delivery of Elite Residence, adding yet another iconic residential tower to the Dubai Marina skyline.