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The Dubai Real Estate market has become the focus of attention for an increasing number of investors from around the world
July 24, 2014 - 08:47 GMT
The launch of mega projects and renewed investor confidence have boosted real estate transactions in Dubai to Dh113 billion for the first half of the year

October 13, 2011

Jerry Jackson, Technical Director receiving Construction Week Award
06:59 GMT

United Development Company has been named ‘Developer of the Year’ and its flagship project The Pearl-Qatar the ‘Residential Project of The Year’.

October 12, 2011

Deira City Centre, Accor-Majid Al Futtaim Hospitality Services and Red Cresent representatives from left to right: Mrs. Andrea Heilles – Sustainable Development Trainee, Accor, Mr. Stephane del Prete – Director of Human Resources, Accor, Mr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Red Crescent Manager, Dubai Branch, Mr. Tristan Beau de Lomenie – General Manager Accor MAF Hotels & Central Services, Mr. Fuad Al Najjar – Asset Director – Deira City Centre, Mr. Laurent Noury - General Manager of Deira City Centre Hotel & Residence Managed by Pullman
06:57 GMT
(press release)

Majid Al Futtaim Properties’ SAHIM charity received a generous donation from Accor-Majid Al Futtaim Hospitality Services – one ton of rice to be given to support Somalia relief efforts.

October 11, 2011

Elaine Jones, CEO, Asteco Property Management
10:02 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai property market was steady again for quality buildings in established locations for the third consecutive quarter of 2011.

October 10, 2011

Zeina Tabari ,the Chief Corporate Affairs Officer of DSI
09:02 GMT
(press release)

Drake & Scull International, a regional market leader in integrated design and construction disciplines of Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing, announced the establishment of Drake and Scull foundation.

07:25 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons, today issues its Oman Q3 market report for the residential market 2011.

October 9, 2011

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council
08:45 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) has received one of the highest possible ratings in the “2010 Abu Dhabi Stakeholder GeoMaturity Assessment”.

October 6, 2011

Abdul Aziz Al Emadi, CEO of Msheireb Hospitality and Peter Norman, Senior Vice President, Acquisitions and Development, Hyatt International Europe, Africa and Middle East
06:43 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Hospitality announced today that it has appointed Hyatt Hotel Corporation to manage one of the four hotels in its flagship Msheireb Downtown Doha project.

October 5, 2011

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council
13:02 GMT
(press release)

The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) today hosted a Spanish delegation headed by Mrs Angeles Munoz Uriol, Mayoress of Marbella, Spain and member of the Andalusian Parliament.

Jones Lang LaSalle
11:26 GMT

A new assessment tool that helps global property managers understand at a glance their properties’ investment potential for renewable energy technology has been co-developed by Jones Lang LaSalle.

Elaine Jones, CEO, Asteco Property Management
10:56 GMT
(press release)

The Abu Dhabi property market showed signs of stabilisation during the last quarter (Q3 2011) with apartment rental rates declining just 6%, compared with 8% and 9% in the preceding two quarters.

Khalid Al Malik, Chief Executive Officer, DPG
08:55 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group’s said today the recently concluded Cityscape 2011 exhibition resulted in a sharp increase in interest in its diverse portfolio of propertiesfrom potential clients.

October 4, 2011

During the ceremony
13:26 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties, the global property developer, has showcased for the first time ever its impressive gallery of Guinness World Records.

The winners
10:38 GMT
(press release)

The Abraaj Capital Art Prize, now in its fourth year, announced today the five winning artists for 2012.

John Davis, Chief Executive Officer Colliers International
09:24 GMT
(press release)

Colliers International released its 2011 Global Investor Sentiment Survey today, which takes the pulse of property investors worldwide, measuring their appetite for risk, optimism, key concerns and sense of market cycles.

Emaar Properties
08:00 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Middle East is on course to setting a historic first for the organisation with the hand-over of its first homes in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia at Al Khobar Lakes.