Construction & Real Estate
July 8, 2012
Downward movement in the rental market in the Northern Emirates, especially in Sharjah, has seen apartment rates fall by an average of 6% over the last three months.
July 4, 2012
Msheireb Properties is organizing a ‘Two-day Experience’ programme for the high school and university students, in a partnership between the company’s Future Affiliate Club and the Bedaya Center.
TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing and Development reports that rates were subdued in the major markets of Abu Dhabi and Dubai in Q2 2012 as new supplies continued to trickle in.
Tenants living in Abu Dhabi took full advantage of increased real estate market supply by upgrading from their existing accommodation and maximising their housing allowances.
Dubai Properties Group (DPG), a member of Dubai Holding, recently held its annual blood donation drive in partnership with Latifa Hospital.
July 3, 2012
The kingdom of Saudi Arabia has always been a little unusual when it comes to Islamic finance and banking. Banks that were otherwise quite conventional, and which both paid and received interest, were proclaimed to be Islamic because ‘all banks in the kingdom are Islamic’.
July 1, 2012
Continuing political tensions mean expats are ditching Bahrain in favor of somewhere more stable .
June 27, 2012
Dubai Holding announced the establishment of the Board of Directors for TECOM Investments.
Visiting minister invites partnerships as country looks to build 2.5m homes Negotiations likely to be finalised in 30 days.
June 26, 2012
Dubai Properties Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Spinneys for the construction of a Spinneys Community Centre at The Villat.
Msheireb Properties, furthered its commitment to knowledge sharing through its support of Al-Baraiq World, along with Qatar University’s Materials Technology Unit (MTU).
June 25, 2012
In the UAE, millionaires can buy personalised coral reefs for their corporate or fanciful needs.
June 18, 2012
Msheireb Enrichment Centre was visited for the first time by a high-level delegation from Poland.
June 17, 2012
Bahrain has unveiled a BD14.3 million ($37.9 million) plan to help citizens buy, build or renovate their houses, said a senior government official.
June 13, 2012
The Box Appeal campaign, launched by Msheireb Properties in partnership with Qatar Charity, marked a successful conclusion to its month-long donation drive in aid of local construction workers.