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For the World Cup, the 29-year old Ronaldo is reportedly earning $490,870 a week, after tax, amounting to a staggering $2,243,997 (USD) to take part in the 32-day event.
For the amount that Ronaldo will earn for playing in the tournament, you could purchase a whole settlement of houses in Africa.

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.

October 3, 2011

First edition of Future Concrete Conference
08:24 GMT

ACTS has announced that the upcoming edition of its Future Concrete Conference will feature the first Environmental Construction Exhibition.

07:06 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons, today announces its latest Q3 market report for Dubai’s commercial market as we move into the final quarter of 2011.

October 2, 2011

Msheireb Downtown project
13:34 GMT
(press release)

QATAR, the world’s fastest growing economy, is setting a global benchmark in sustainable urban development with its $5.5 billion Msheireb Downtown project to regenerate the centre of its capital, Doha.

Damac Properties
12:46 GMT
(press release)

DAMAC Properties, one of the largest private developers in the Middle East, has announced it has reached key construction milestones across its four projects in Amman, Jordan.

Bader Abdullah Al Darwish, Chairman of Darwish Holding
08:32 GMT
(press release)

Mr. Bader Al-Darwish, Qatari business guru and Chairman of Darwish Holding has been named the Businessman of the Year.

September 29, 2011

During the event
09:59 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group, has been actively promoting responsible living at its various communities through tie ups with government agencies, or self-driven events and programmes.

Mirdif Projects
09:30 GMT
(press release)

Mirdif, once considered a distant commuter suburb of Dubai has been transformed, in recent years, into a vibrant township in its own right.

Capital Gate
07:58 GMT
(press release)

Capital Gate has been named Best Overall Project of the Year 2011 and Best Commercial / Mixed Use Project at the Cityscape Global Awards for Architecture in Emerging Markets.

The MarinaScape Community
07:26 GMT
(press release)

Emrill, the leading Facilities Management in the UAE, today announced the signing of a facilities management contract for the prestigious MarinaScape community at Dubai Marina.

Mohamad Z. Jawhar, Al Jaber & Partners Managing Director was presented with an award for The Health and Safety Initiative of the Year at the first Construction Week Awards ceremony
06:36 GMT
(press release)

Al Jaber & Partners sponsored the Qatar Construction Summit at Grand Hyatt Hotel this week, from 25th-27th September.

September 28, 2011

Dubai Properties Group
11:30 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group (DPG), a member of Dubai Holding, has announced the delivery of Phase-2 of The Villa, in Dubailand.