March 10, 2005
Dubai’s real estate, transport, tourism and construction sectors, which are collectively worth tens of billions of dollars, will be put under the spotlight at a conference to highlight some of the cit
Two major contracts have been awarded for Dubai’s Green Lakes project, the first freehold real estate development from Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum.
March 9, 2005
According to Al-Bayan newspaper, the Al-Futtaim Group, one of the leading business houses in the Middle East region and the driving force behind Dubai Festival City Project, announced that it has fini
Work will start later this month on the construction of the Sheikh Zayed Housing Estate in one of the localities of Jerusalem. The project is being financed by the Red Crescent Society of the United A
The UK-based hotel operator Chelsea Group is investing Dh100 million in two properties in Dubai under the Chelsea name, a top company official was quoted as saying by Gulf News.
A tour of real estate developments in Dubai was among the highlights of the second and final day of the Emir of Qatar's visit in the emirate. According to Gulf News, the tour included a visit to the o
March 8, 2005
Internet networking company, Cisco Systems, has opened its multi-million dollar headquarters in Dubai Internet City (DIC), completing another step in its Middle East expansion program. The offices hav
In the wake of the rising potential for RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology in the regional market, the Dubai-based integrated technology solutions major, Netlink, has announced that it w
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the eradication of naturally-occurring smallpox but no-one in the region is immune to a possible recurrence th
The tourism sector in Dubai expects to resolve in two years the lack of hotel rooms, from which the Emirate has been suffered for a year, according to Al-Bayan newspaper. As part of the construction b
Dubai Ports Authority (DPA) has announced that they handled 6.25 million tonnes of general cargo in 2004, achieving a commendable growth rate of 20 per cent.