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More than $40 billion worth of new contracts were awarded in the GCC during the first quarter of 2014 alone (File Archive)
April 17, 2014 - 07:40 GMT
2014 is promising to be a record-breaking year for the GCC's construction industry.

July 4, 2011

LEED is the internationally recognised building certification system
09:09 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties has announced the appointment of Interface Engineering and Green Building Services Inc. as site-wide LEED consultant for its signature project in downtown Doha.

Falah Al Ahbabi, General Manager of Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council
08:37 GMT
(press release)

Aldar has become the first developer to receive Estidama Pearl Design Rating approval from the Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council for three major schemes in the Emirate.

Hala Elkoussy, an artist based in Cairo, was one of the Abraaj Capital Art Prize winners in 2010
07:54 GMT
(press release)

The Abraaj Capital Art Prize will participate in Shubbak, the first ever celebration of contemporary culture from across the Arab world, to be held in London.

With the planned opening of Greenline Interior’s first office in Riyadh in the near future, the UAE-based company is set to firmly establish a foothold in the Saudi market
07:38 GMT
(press release)

Greenline Interiors, a part of the Greenline Group, strengthens its presence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with 4 projects in the GCC region’s largest market.

June 28, 2011

UPC's executives during the press conference
11:32 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council unveiled the urban structure framework plan for the Shahama and Bahia region.

June 27, 2011

Seminar attendees with Capivest officials at Saar Central
11:53 GMT
(press release)

Saar Central held a seminar for members and guests of the Project Management Institute at the Saar Central development on Saturday 18 June.

Dubai Properties Group's iPhone Image Gallery
11:01 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group announced the launch of its ‘DPG Communities’ App, the first-of-its-kind iPhone application in the UAE for the real estate sector.

June 26, 2011

Sorouh Real Estate
12:43 GMT
(press release)

Sorouh has announced a new plan in which tenants of Sun Tower will have the right to own their apartment after three years of leasing.

June 23, 2011

The Desert Ranch
10:26 GMT
(press release)

DUBAILAND announced its newest attraction – the Desert Ranch, a unique eco-tourism concept set in the heart of the Al Sahra Desert Resort off the Jebel Ali Lahbab Road.

June 22, 2011

Mohammed Khoory, General Manager of Wasl
14:26 GMT
(press release)

Wasl properties has announced the launch of a new service dedicated to provide full management services for owners and private landlords in Dubai and the UAE.

June 21, 2011

Asteco Facebook application
10:05 GMT
(press release)

Asteco Property Management has announced the launch of a new Facebook application.

Khalid Al Malik, Dubai Properties Group CEO
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group, today announced its Group Chief Executive Officer Khalid Al Malik has successfully graduated from the Government Leaders’ Programme.

June 19, 2011

The Dell Storage Forum showcased Dell’s new solutions built on its Fluid Data Architecture to optimize cost, performance and protection as storage scales with a growing organization
14:15 GMT

Aptec Holdings concluded its launch of Dell Storage forum in Dubai on a high note.

Princess Tower in Dubai reaches 100th level
11:21 GMT
(press release)

Tameer Holding Investment, a leading property developer in the Middle East, announced that completion of the superstructure for Princess Tower has been achieved.

Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum honoring Nada Al Shamma, Senior Manager Group Strategy at Dubai Properties
09:57 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group announced the successful graduation of three key Emirati professionals from the Sheikh Mohammed Young Leaders’ programme.