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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.

September 6, 2011

Mohammed Rizwan, winner of the four week, unique Ramadan campaign contest, Connect with the Community
10:22 GMT
(press release)

wasl Properties, today announced the young artist, Mohammed Rizwan, aged 10, as the last winner of the four week, unique Ramadan campaign contest, “Connect with the Community.”

September 4, 2011

Rizwan Sajan, Founder & Chairman, Danube Building Materials
07:31 GMT
(press release)

Danube Building Materials, has revealed that the company posted a 31 % growth in revenue for the first two quarters of 2011 in the Kingdom of Bahrain, amidst the unrest that happened in early February.

August 28, 2011

The Dubai Metro map
11:58 GMT
(press release)

As the supply of additional office and apartment buildings continues unabated in Dubai, the highly competitive property leasing rates are now being dictated by a new market dynamic.

Al Samad Mosque next to Meadows Town Centre
07:26 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties marked the Holy Month of Ramadan with community Iftars, an initiative organised annually, to reflect the spirit of solidarity that marks the season.

August 24, 2011

Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of DSOA
12:54 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Silicon Oasis, the integrated free zone technology park, today announced it has achieved positive results across all areas of operations during the first half of 2011.

Bloom Properties
10:13 GMT
(press release)

Bloom Properties has awarded the architectural design work for National Holding Headquarters (NHHQ) to Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM).

TQ's new posters higher rest
07:23 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties has launched a ‘Safety First’ campaign to foster a positive safety culture amongst its construction contractors and workers at the main Msheireb project site.

August 22, 2011

Lusail City Development Project
09:10 GMT
(press release)

Al Jaber & Partners is celebrating the near completion of its massive Lusail City Development Project – Primary Infrastructure Works Construction Package 2 (CP2).

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.