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The housing challenges in the region are profound.
October 22, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
The young demographic structure of the GCC region is creating a surge in demand for housing.

November 24, 2011

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority
10:46 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), the integrated free zone technology park, has adorned its headquarters in the UAE’s national colours to mark the occasion.

Msheireb Properties
05:19 GMT
(press release)

HRH Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, attended a high level presentation by senior executives from Msheireb Properties at the Msheireb Enrichment Centre.

November 23, 2011

During the visit
07:32 GMT
(press release)

Eng. Amer Al Hammadi, UPC Director Planning Policies and Infrastructure, presented two major National Housing projects yesterday.

During the signing
06:58 GMT
(press release)

TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing and Development, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with real estate development advisory services company KONARK Resources.

Damac Properties
06:34 GMT
(press release)

The Middle East’s largest private developer, DAMAC Properties, has announced it has topped out its ‘Suburbia’ residential development in Downtown Jebel Ali.

November 20, 2011

Ezdan Group Chairman, HE Sheikh Thani bin Abdullah Al Thani
05:26 GMT

Qatar has earmarked a massive amount of money for modernization of the road network and other related infrastructural projects with aims to broad-base the population and ensure an all-round development of other parts of the Peninsula.

November 16, 2011

two new Geographical Information Systems
06:23 GMT
(press release)

The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council today unveiled two important new Geographical Information Systems (GIS) initiatives.

November 9, 2011

Michael Scully, Managing Director – Hospitality at Seven Tides
10:44 GMT
(press release)

Hotel marketers losing sight of business fundamentals, weak offers promoted through barrage of e-messages puts hotels in danger of turning brand ambassadors into brand detractors.

November 3, 2011

 Wynton Marsalis, jazz musician
10:49 GMT
(press release)

An iconic jazz musician will make his Dubai debut at the World’s Most Luxurious Hotel to celebrate the UAE’s 40th national day.

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority
10:42 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Silicon Oasis conducted a fire and evacuation drill in collaboration with Dubai Civil Defence, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services.

November 2, 2011

Saeed Al Qatami, Chief Executive Officer of Deyaar
12:29 GMT
(press release)

Deyaar Development a regional real estate company dedicated to innovation, customer care and long-term sustainability, announced today its financial results for the nine months ended September 30, 2011.

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council
11:47 GMT
(press release)

Estidama recently held two villa owner’ workshops in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi on November 1 and 2 respectively.

Rolex Tower in Dubai
06:39 GMT
(press release)

The 235 meter high Rolex Tower in Dubai, designed by SOM, has been named Overall Project of the Year at the Middle East Architect Awards 2011.

Khaldoun Tabari, CEO of DSI
06:06 GMT
(press release)

Drake and Scull Kuwait (DSK) aims to harness the international expertise of parent company Drake & Scull International (DSI) PJSC to leverage its market share in the Kuwaiti construction sector.

November 1, 2011

Autodesk
08:34 GMT
(press release)

Autodesk, a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, participates at the Qatar Construction Club which takes place today, at the Al Sharq Hotel, Doha.