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The UK capital recorded €32.2 billion (around $44.2 billion) worth of transactions in 2013, with the Middle East contributing roughly $7.5 billion.
July 10, 2014 - 03:14 GMT
London’s property market has always been a favourite for investors from the Middle East.

August 21, 2011

Msheireb downtown project
11:49 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties has awarded Sweden’s ENVAC AB a major contract to install a state-of-the-art automated waste recycling system for its flagship Msheireb Downtown project in Doha.

August 17, 2011

Fluor Corporation
09:44 GMT

Fluor Corporation announced today that the company has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract.

August 15, 2011

Michael Michael, Director of Landmark Properties
08:34 GMT
(press release)

As Landmark Advisory predicted, there has been a solid rise in interest in residential sales across Dubai in certain established and prime residential areas.

Sam Alkharrat, Managing Director for SAP MENA with Hesham Al Qassim, CEO of Wasl
08:32 GMT
(press release)

Wasl announced the successful implementation of a suite of SAP software solutions to ensure efficiency, integration, and sustained competitive advantage.

August 10, 2011

Jumeirah Frankfurt
11:09 GMT

Jumeirah, the Dubai-based luxury hotel group and member of Dubai Holding, has announced the opening of Jumeirah Frankfurt.

August 8, 2011

Mohamed Sultan Al Qadi, MD & CEO of RAK Properties
13:54 GMT
(press release)

RAK Properties, Ras Al Khaimah’s biggest property developer listed on Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange, announced financial results for the first half of the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2011.

Stefan Burch, Head of Strategic Consultancy for Cluttons
12:50 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons, the real estate specialist that has enjoyed a dedicated Middle Eastern presence since 1976 and with the largest footprint in the region, released their second Quarterly Market Update for 2011.

DAMAC Properties
07:41 GMT
(press release)

Investors from Kuwait now account for nearly 60% of all properties purchased by GCC nationals in the emirate of Dubai, according to new figures from the UAE Ministry of Finance.

August 7, 2011

The Tent is open to all during the Holy Month and is part of the company’s social responsibility outreach programme
12:21 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties staff distribute free Iftar meal boxes to residents of the Msheireb neighborhood as well as construction workers.

August 3, 2011

Abdulla bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Chairman of Seef Properties
13:22 GMT
(press release)

Seef Properties (Seef) announced its net profits for the first half of 2011 (ending 30th June), reporting BD 2.25 million in net profit compared to BD 3.28 million for the same period of last year.

August 1, 2011

Falcon Towers
09:40 GMT
(press release)

Sweet Homes Holdings, has announced the handover of the AED 507 million ‘Falcon Towers’ project to the first batch of investors.

Khalid Al Malik, Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Properties Group
08:41 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group, today announced that Nestlé Dubai Manufacturing has signed a four-year agreement to lease an entire building at Nuzul as premier staff accommodation for its employees.

July 31, 2011

Zainab Sharaf GM of Wasl Property Management
10:35 GMT
(press release)

wasl Properties, a wholly owned subsidiary of wasl announced a unique Ramadan campaign contest that supports the group’s publicly stated goals of community service, charitable and educational support.

The Dubai Mall iPhone Apps
10:12 GMT
(press release)

The unprecedented customer service experience of Emaar Malls Group, the shopping subsidiary of Emaar Properties, can now be accessed via iPhone platforms.

July 27, 2011

Falah Al Ahbabi, General Manager UPC, hands award to Mugheer Khamis Al-Khaili, Director General of ADEC, at the press conference
13:10 GMT

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council awarded today Abu Dhabi Education Council the three pearl rating of the Estidama Pearl Rating System.