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A unit of the new high-speed train is loaded onto a freighter in Barcelona on December 12, 2014, bound for Jeddah City in Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia has given a "final warning" to avoid delays on an $8.2 billion high-speed rail project which Spanish and Saudi firms are helping to build.

May 22, 2012

The property is spread over an area of 37,410 square feet, housing 763 luxury apartments, including one, two, three and four bedroom apartments
11:33 GMT

The prestigious Guinness World Records has added another feather to Dubai's cap.

RESI Awards
05:29 GMT
(press release)

QDD, the joint venture between Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company and Delancy Ltd celebrate recognition for acquisition of East Village as Deal of the Year at last week’s inaugural RESI Awards.

May 21, 2012

United Development Company stand at CityScape
09:15 GMT

United Development Company (UDC), one of Qatar’s leading shareholding companies, announced today it plans to participate as a Silver Sponsor in CityScape Qatar 2012.

Panorama at The Views
08:18 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties is drawing on the increasing demand for high end apartments in the city with the launch of Panorama at The Views, a modern living environment designed for urban families.

May 20, 2012

Barwa stand at Cityscape
07:41 GMT
(press release)

Barwa Real Estate Group, one of Qatar’s leading international real estate and investment groups is taking part in Cityscape Qatar 2012, Qatar’s premier international real estate and development event.

May 17, 2012

Abdulla Abdulaziz Al Subaie, Barwa CEO receiving the award
05:56 GMT
(press release)

Barwa Real Estate Group was named winner of the prestigious Organizational Leadership Award in the Construction & Development Sector.

Time Out Doha Restaurant Awards Winners
05:42 GMT

Restaurants at The Pearl-Qatar, the Middle East’s most glamorous address, have reaffirmed their position as the country’s favorite dining destinations, shining at the prestigious Time Out Doha Awards.

May 15, 2012

Msheireb Properties
08:07 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Enrichment Centre received its latest VIP visitors today.

May 10, 2012

DPG officials with tenants in Nuzul during the event
07:21 GMT
(press release)

In celebration of World Labour Day, Dubai Properties Group recently held a day of community events for residents of the Nuzul Staff Accommodation Community as part of its Responsible Living Platform.

May 9, 2012

DPG Delegation at the Autism Center
09:30 GMT

Dubai Properties Group facilitated an employee visit to the Dubai Autism Center as part of its Responsible Living Platform during Autism Awareness month.

May 8, 2012

Falah Al Ahbabi,, General Manager, Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council signing the MoU
11:21 GMT

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council entered into a cooperation agreement with Singapore’s Urban Redevelopment Authority, as the two entities signed a Memorandum of Understanding.

May 7, 2012

Sharjah Municipality is adopting a hardline approach to the widespread application of non fire-rated cladding
11:23 GMT

Sharjah New buildings will not be approved unless contractors can prove exterior aluminium cladding will not catch fire.

May 3, 2012

Dubai Sports City and Discovery Gardens were the only areas that did not see any rental movement in 2011
08:17 GMT

Rents in Dubai have risen by around 10.4 per cent due to increased demand by tenants shifting homes in search of better rentals.

May 2, 2012

Al Nada residential village in Al Khobar Lakes
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Middle East has underlined its commitment to delivery with the handover of residences in Al Khobar Lakes, the company’s premier master-planned community in the Eastern Province, within Al Nada Village.

Box Appeal Campaign launch
05:54 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties, in partnership with Qatar Charity will stage a national campaign to collect donations of everyday essential items to construction workers in recognition of their contribution to the construction of Qatar’s infrastructure.