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The big threat to the market is that lower oil revenues in the Gulf could slash the amount of money available to buy Dubai property
December 21, 2014 - 17:47 GMT
The plunge in oil prices may take more of the froth off Dubai's booming real estate market, but broad-based demand for property is likely to prevent any crash, said a report.

August 9, 2012

Iftar at Nuzul
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group, a member of Dubai Holding, organised a special Iftar event for residents at its Nuzul Staff Accommodation on Friday August 3rd.

August 8, 2012

Al Habtoor Group
12:13 GMT

Al Habtoor Group announced a new stage in its policy of Emiratisation, in the form of several programmes to be put into effect in the coming months.

Niall McLoughlin, DAMAC Properties Senior Vice President
08:08 GMT
(press release)

DAMAC Properties, has seen encouraging growth during H1 2012, outperforming a recent report which suggests Dubai’s prime property has experienced a 5.6 per cent increase over the past six months.

August 7, 2012

UAE non-oil business still growing
21:03 GMT

Business activity in the United Arab Emirates’ non-oil private sector edged up slightly in July from the previous month, but the growth of export orders fell sharply, a purchasing managers’ survey showed

Vineet Kumar, new Associate Director
11:46 GMT
(press release)

Leading UAE property management company Asteco, has appointed Vineet Kumar as its new Associate Director.

The Islam Awareness Centre to Educate Communities
11:34 GMT

Khalaf Al Habtoor was honoured by ‘The Islam Awareness Centre to Educate Communities’ on August 4 with a trophy in recognition of his continued support.

July 31, 2012

Roads and Transport Authority officials Dr Aisha Al Busmait, Director of Marketing and Corporate Communication; Adnan Al Hammadi; Ramadan Abdullah, Director of Rail Operations; and Nasser Bu Shehab, Director of the Strategic Planning Department, addressing a Press conference on Monday.
12:41 GMT

Metro commuters can hope to reach their destinations 10 minutes early at no extra charge with the introduction of four express trains on the Red Line from October.

Msheireb Downtown Doha - project
11:22 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties has launched a campaign to reduce construction-related hand injuries.

Children from Dar Al Ber at At the Top
10:16 GMT
(press release)

Children from the Dar Al Ber Society visited At the Top, Burj Khalifa, the world’s highest observatory deck with an outdoor terrace.

July 29, 2012

Downtown Dubai by Emaar Properties
11:43 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties PJSC, the global developer of iconic projects, reported today a net operating profit of AED 1.22 billion (US$ 332 million) for the first six months of 2012.

DPG and Emaar complete land transaction
06:15 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group has finalised a land transaction in its DUBAILAND district with Emaar Properties.

July 25, 2012

During iftar
12:10 GMT
(press release)

Local construction workers and Msheireb residents at the Downtown Doha project are pictured breaking their fast at the iftar tent, which has been specially set-up during the Holy Month of Ramadan by Msheireb Properties.

Cluttons
06:29 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons announces the launch of its power saving initiative relating to the portfolio of commercial properties currently under its management.

July 23, 2012

Ziad El Chaar, Managing Director, DAMAC Properties
10:19 GMT
(press release)

DAMAC Properties has welcomed the findings of a recent report released by Jones Lang LaSalle and LaSalle Investment Management.

July 22, 2012

DPG staff attends 'Insights on Leadership' Forum
09:11 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group, a member of Dubai Holding, recently held an ‘Insights on Leadership’ forum for DPG middle and senior management.