Shoppers using their Dubai Festival City Mall gift card between November 22nd and November 24th 2018 will receive instant cash rewards of up to 300 AED
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20th November 2018: As the city gears up for the upcoming 3-Day Super Sale weekend, Dubai Festival City Mall is offering even more exciting rewards and deals to shoppers, running from November 22nd until November 24th 2018. Shoppers using their Festival City Mall gift card this weekend will receive instant cash back of up to 300 AED. With over 400 stores and unlimited brands to choose from, simply load your Festival City Mall gift card to enjoy the extra-special shopper incentives – instant cash rewards!
“The 3-Day Super Sale is a much-anticipated shopping experience in the Dubai calendar, and we are excited to partner with DTCM once again to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 20, 2018: Starting this weekend, November 22nd, Virgin Megastore has a little something you don’t want to miss out on! Covering all stores in the UAE, it’s your chance to spend AED500 and get AED150 back to spend on our e-commerce site at www.virginmegastore.ae. From every product category across the board being a part of this, we are 100% sure you will be participating.
Hundreds of brands will offer unbeatable deals as part of the promotion
Dubai, UAE; 19 November 2018: Get ready for unmissable money-saving opportunities as Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif, Deira, Me’aisem, Al Shindagha and My City Centre Al Barsha, prepare for the next three-day Super Sale, offering shoppers spectacular discounts of up to 90%.
Bargain hunters and fashion lovers will find incredible deals on hundreds of brands at the event, which runs from Thursday, November 22 until Saturday, November 24, with discounts of 25 to 90 per cent offered on an array of items, from clothes, shoes and accessories to electronic goods, furniture, homeware and even groceries. Visitors have plenty time to enjoy the unbeatable deals as the malls will be open until 1am every day during the event.
Free ......read more
Live traditional dance and music from 16 November
Dubai, 15 November 2018: Dragon Mart will celebrate the 48th National Day of the Sultanate of Oman with a vibrant line-up of entertainment to commemorate the rich history and cultural heritage of the nation, from 16 to 18 November.
Honouring the close bonds between UAE and Oman, the roaming parade will feature traditional Omani music and folk dance routines - Al Razha, Al Dan and Um Dema - performed daily by artists from 5pm to 9pm at Dragon Mart 2.
Al Razha dance is performed by two rows of men standing across each other and battling with their swords while reciting poetry. Al Dan involves two rows of dancers interspersed with solo routines, while Um Dema is a celebratory dance form.
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2018: Ideal Standard, one of the leading providers of innovative bathroom solutions operating across Europe, Middle East and Africa is showcasing its latest innovations and designs at the Downtown Design 2018 – Middle East’s trade fair dedicated to original, high-quality design. The fair is returning for a stellar sixth edition and it is organized in the Dubai Design District from November 13th -16th, 2018.
Ideal Standard stand is representative of the brand identity and is divided into four distinct areas. Three areas are dedicated to product display, while the fourth adds to the interactive feel at the exhibition by accommodating a virtual reality experience. Using a VR kit, visitors have the opportunity to experience a fully equipped virtual Ideal Standard bathroom, and walk through ......read more
The Shari’a compliant financing facility has been agreed with Standard Chartered Bank and delivers a reduction in profit costs
Financing will facilitate further portfolio diversification through acquisitions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15th November 2018: ENBD REIT (CEIC) Limited (“ENBD REIT”), the Shari’a compliant real estate investment trust managed by Emirates NBD Asset Management Limited, has confirmed a USD 75 million (AED 275 million) Murabaha finance facility with Standard Chartered Bank for a term of three years with an accordion option to upsize the facility to USD 100 million. The new facility will support the REIT’s focus on portfolio diversification through further acquisitions, to maximise income returns and mitigate risk.
The Shari’a compliant ......read more
Held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice- Chairman of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, Dubai Design Week has returned for its fourth edition, from 12- 17 November, 2018.
Dubai Design Week 2018 holds its most extensive programme to date with 250 events and over 120 participating organizations.
Downtown Design has grown to feature over 175 brands - including 40 regional designers. New to Downtown Design this year is Downtown Editions; a curated section within the fair, dedicated to bespoke and limited-edition design.
Global Grad Show will exhibit 150 projects – chosen from over 1000 submissions (double that of last year) and is for the first time held in partnership with Investment Corporation of Dubai.
Within five pavilions, Abwab hosts designers from Amman, ......read more
Book and receive 25% Off Accommodation, Spa, F&B
Receive A 100 AED Shopping Voucher for Each Night During Stay
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2018: Think you’re due a staycation treat? In honour of UAE National Day, GCC residents will now receive 25% off on accommodation that includes a complimentary breakfast for two adults at Swissôtel Al Ghurair when booking a room from 29 November until 3 December 2018.
You can also dine at any of their restaurants at a 25% off including their Iranian joint – Shayan, which is famous for its ‘One Meter Long Kebab’.
It’s nice to wake up knowing there is a 100 AED Shopping voucher waiting for you to spend at any of the retail stores at Al Ghurair Centre which is connected to the hotel. The longer you stay – the more you can shop, as the vouchers ......read more
Developer doubles number of handovers year on year
Financial highlights for first nine months of 2018:
Revenue at AED 5.2 billion
Gross profit at AED 1.9 billion
Net profit at AED 1.1 billion
Booked sales of AED 3.2 billion
Earnings per share of AED 0.18
Deliveries of 3,800 units
Dubai, UAE – 14 November 2018: DAMAC Properties Dubai Co PJSC (DFM: DAMAC) (“DAMAC” or the "Company"), announced financial results for the first nine months of 2018, reporting total revenue of AED 5.2 billion, gross profit of AED 1.9 billion and net profit of AED 1.1 billion.
During the first nine months of 2018, DAMAC delivered 3,800 units, compared to 1,923 units in the same period in the previous year. The units delivered in Dubai during this period ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: Gather friends and family for the festive season and rejoice with International cuisine, traditional turkey takeaways and sing-along Christmas carols
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING
Embrace the joyful start of festive season at the spectacular Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony featuring a live performance of Christmas carols, Santa’s visit with gifts for little ones, warming up the night special festive foods, gingerbread cookies, sweets and mocktails will be served.
Info: 05th December, 6:30-8:30pm
Festive Turkey Takeaway
Let our culinary team lend you a hand in preparing a wonderful festive feast for your friends and family. Order your take-away roasted turkey, serving 5 to 8 persons, with all traditional trimmings and enjoy a homely celebration.
Turkey Take away ......read more
The worldwide debut of the latest limited-edition pieces by four emerging UAE designers for The Tanween Collection will be exhibited at Downtown Editions
Design + Making UAE delves into the process and practice of product creation in the UAE through Tashkeel with a range of workshops and talks for emerging practitioners of product and graphic design at Dubai Design District – Building 10
Voices of Design to present 12 works by 11 UAE-based emerging practitioners from Tanween and the Van Cleef & Arpels Middle East Emergent Designer Prize at Tashkeel Nad Al Sheba
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2018: Design pieces of past and present participants of Tashkeel’s design initiatives will be showcased in a programme of exhibitions, workshops and talks across three locations during Dubai Design Week next ......read more
Rove Hotels collaborate with Dubai-based environmental artist and champion, Mariska Nell to present a Sustainability Corner as part of Downtown Design, from November 13th to 16th. The installation will feature her upcycled works, some of which have been created using plastic bottles collected as part of Rove’s ‘Check-in with Plastic; Check-out with Dinner’promotion.
Dubai, UAE (November 12, 2018): In an effort to utilise design as an effective platform ......read more
Celebrate Loy Krathong at Fujairah’s famous beach resort with a special cooking class
Dubai, UAE, November 11, 2018: Located on a 230m stretch of pristine beach of U.A.E’s East Coast Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort is renowned among tourists and families for offering a panoramic view of the Indian Ocean and the mighty Hajar mountains. Boasting of a wide selection of food & beverages, Le Meridien Al Aqah is home to 4 leading F&B outlets that are among the top 10 on TripAdvisor.
Continuing with #AlAqahFlavors, where the resort celebrated the auspicious occasion of Diwali last month at its Indian restaurant - Swaad, this November, its authentic Thai restaurant, Taste, will continue the celebration by ushering in the Thai festival of light – known in Thai culture as Loy Krathong. ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 11, 2018: Rapid fire spread in buildings is something that, even today, continues to be a problem, with consequences that are often disastrous leading in some cases to heavy loss of life. There is no lack of recent examples:- The Zen Tower in Dubai in May 2018, Grenfell Tower in London in June 2017, Torch Tower in Dubai in 2017 and 2016, The Address Downtown also in Dubai in December 2016... The only way to protect people and property in the face of this type of events is to systematically install appropriate, certified and patented fire barrier solutions during construction.
Among the products for which GV2 VEDA FRANCE is famous, the VEDAFEU range, designed to offer passive fire protection, consists of ropes, mattresses, blankets, fillerboards and firestop foam. This patented range is validated ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 11 November 2018: Dalma Mall, Abu Dhabi’s favorite mall, further cemented its reputation at the 2018 MECSC MENA Shopping Centre & Retailer Awards. The industry’s highly prestigious awards ceremony took place at the RECon Middle East & North Africa retailer and shopping center convention, held at the Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Center.
The convention is the industry’s premier Middle East and North African forum and is attended by shopping centre owners, developers, service providers, managers, and a wide range of retail industry professionals. Competing against some of the leading players in the retail industry, this year Dalma Mall secured 3 coveted award trophies and six finalist nominations, adding to the many other awards the mall has won in recent ......read more
Travel Market expands with new section for outdoor leisure products
Dubai, 11 November 2018: Dragon Mart’s Travel Market is now even bigger and better with a new addition: the Al Bawadi Camping Market, showcasing a wide range of camping gear and outdoor equipment from 11 to 17 November 2018.
Adjacent to the Travel Market currently taking place at Dragon Mart 2, Al Bawadi Camping Market features a wide variety of items including tents, BBQ grills, portable chairs, folding tables, wooden heaters, sleeping bags, campfire grills, utility bags, water coolers, propane stoves, Dutch ovens, charcoal, fire wood and more.
Visit Dragon Mart 2 for the latest travel and camping gear at great prices, from 10am to 10pm every day until 17 November.
The Soft Toy drawing competition invites all children to visit any IKEA store and visualise their dream toy, to later bring it to life
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 8 November 2018: Starting from today until 17 November, IKEA UAE will open its doors to tiny designers, aged 0 - 12, helping them manifest their dream toy, and building together the following years’ SAGOSKATT collection. This inspired collection is a result of the annual IKEA Soft Toy drawing competition that takes place worldwide, with selected winners from across the globe.
This competition will take place in IKEA Dubai Festival City, IKEA YAS Mall and IKEA Bawadi Mall Al Ain, where winners of the competition will be announced in 2019. The limited-edition collection will also be distributed across all IKEA stores.
Simple drawings ......read more
The Dubai headquartered construction machinery major targets AED 500 million turnover with the opening of new showroom, which spans over a total of 6,000 sq.ft.
Dubai, UAE, November 07, 2018: Finetools, a major provider of hardware and machinery to the construction sector in the UAE, is forecasting a turnover of AED 500 million within the next three years with the opening of their flagship showroom at Dubai Hardware & Building Materials Market in Al Warsan 3 industrial neighbourhood. The newly developed hub by Dubai Municipality is dedicated for trading construction supplies and machinery.
Finetools is a leader in industrial power tools, machines, construction equipment, hardware, safety devices and accessories; and the parent company of hardware and tools brand Uken.
Mr. Faisal Juma Al ......read more
Dubai, 6 November 2018: As the weather cools down, get ready to make the most of breezy mornings and chilled evenings at Golden Mile Galleria on Palm Jumeirah, which has recently expanded its line-up of shops, cafes, restaurants, health facilities and fitness studios.
The destination boasts over 400,000 sq ft of retail space, located beneath the 10-building Golden Mile residential complex, adjacent to Al Ittihad Park. The location is popular among Palm Jumeirah residents and is perfect for visitors looking for a relaxed shopping and dining experience.
Discover new dining, pampering, wellbeing and relaxation experiences with Golden Mile Galleria’s latest offerings.
1. Grab a weekend breakfast or enjoy all-day dining options
Sit back and enjoy a cup of fine ......read more
New F&B outlets including Super Chix and Awani open to satisfy all tastes
The Middle East’s first O Baticario boutique opens at the mall
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 6, 2018: Majid Al Futtaim—the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia - is introducing 19 new stores at City Centre Mirdif, with nine of them now opened, further diversifying its retail mix with contemporary brands and trendy international restaurants.
City Centre Mirdif has welcomed several new dining outlets including oriental restaurant Awani, pizza and pasta outlet Broccoli, delicious kebabs shop Doner & Gyros, American-based chicken joint Super Chix, grilled chicken joint JJ Chicken and soon to open Sushi Art with a delectable sushi, sashimi ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 05, 2018: KRO Hospitality has acquired one of Manchester’s most popular and acclaimed restaurants, Asha’s, located on the city’s vibrant Peter Street. The award-winning Asha’s has been championing authentic Indian cuisine and culinary innovation since it opened its door in 2015.
The venue occupies one of Manchester’s finest Victorian palazzo buildings, with stunning interior design and an extensive Indian menu. The restaurant is a firm favourite among customers, leading to it scooping several accolades at the English Curry Awards as well as being recognised in the Michelin Food Guide.
The restaurant is set over 6,000 square foot with two floors at 47 Peter Street, opposite the old Theatre Royale, and caters for up to 100 people with a bar area ......read more
And “ITA’AM” project qualifies to the RECon awards in Las Vegas
November 5, 2018: Continuing the great streak of success and achievements by maintaining the standards of excellence and innovation through campaigns that were launched throughout the year, the Red Sea Mall in Jeddah was crowned with the “ICSC Foundation” prestigious award and the RECon MENA awards at a ceremony (The Middle East and North Africa Retail and Shopping Center Awards 2018) held on October 30 at the Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Center.
The awards, organized by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and the Middle East Council of Shopping Centers (MECSC), are designed to recognize the most successful retail and retail centers, to boost net operating income, and to design and ......read more
Dedication of Dubai Hour to promote the Emirate’s properties and highlight its characteristics as one of the most prominent international investment destinations
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4th November 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) recorded a distinguished presence as a strategic global partner at the American 2018 REALTORS Conference & Expo (NAR) in Boston, USA. NAR is one of the world’s largest real estate events that brings together 400 exhibitors and over 20,000 professionals and experts over four days at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.
HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, said: “Our participation in this important international event and the establishment of a distinguished presence in international real estate events showcases our successful ......read more
Industry-defining Gulfood Manufacturing FoodTech Summit to probe region’s global competitiveness
Dubai, UAE – 4 November, 2018: The future of the GCC’s food manufacturing sector lies in the readiness and ability of its key players to embrace new technology and deliver competitive advantage, according to a leading global leader in organic and natural products.
Rajnish Ohri, Managing Director for IMEA region at Hain Celestial, the US multinational whose mission is to be the leading marketer, manufacturer and seller of organic and natural better-for-you products, insists regional manufacturers must continue investing in digital transformation alongside regular upgrading of their facilities to remain relevant on the world stage.
“Upgrading of facilities is a continuous process and changes ......read more
Emirates Steel has an iron ore pellet requirement of around 6 million tons per year
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 4 November 2018: Emirates Steel, the only integrated steel plant in the UAE, has signed a four-year (2018-2021), high value contract with Vale, the world’s largest producer of iron ore and iron ore pellets, to supply iron ore pellets for its steel production in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Emirates Steel and Vale have a long-standing business relationship that commenced in 2007 and has through this four-year contract strengthened into a strategic partnership. Emirates Steel has an iron ore pellet requirement of around 6 million tons per year.
The agreement was signed by HE Saeed Ghumran Al Remeithi, CEO of Emirates Steel and Mr. Peter Poppinga, Executive Director, Vale during an official meeting ......read more
Henkel delivers good Q2 performance despite significant negative currency effects
Sales increase to new high: 5,143 million euros, organic growth +3.5%
EBIT* reaches new high: 926 million euros (+1.8%)
EBIT margin* further improved: +20 basis points to 18.0%
Earnings per preferred share (EPS)*: 1.58 euros (+1.9%), excluding currency effects: +7.7%
Henkel updates full year outlook, ......read more
7th August – 4th September: Book Collection
6th-8th September: Book Fair and kid’s workshops
19th August – 8th September: Spend and Win School Tuition Fees Competition
Abu Dhabi, 27 August 2018 : With the community at the heart of everything it does, The Mall at World Trade Center (The Mall at WTCAD) is launching its Back To ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 27th August 2018: Dubai Festival City Mall celebrated the Eid holidays with the record-breaking singalong Pinkfong and Baby Shark show, that made its official debut in Dubai. Thousands of parents and children attended each of the shows in Festival Square and took part in all the singing and dancing.
As the Baby Shark video hit 1.6 billion views worldwide on YouTube this ......read more
3-day premiere event organized by the Uganda Hotel Owners Association
Dubai, UAE, August 26, 2018: The Uganda International Hotels & Restaurants Expo was founded in 2013 as an international hospitality and tourism organization that focuses on promoting the hospitality, tourism, business investments in Uganda and abroad. Bridging the gap between service providers and the international ......read more
The Stage Has Been Set For Your Little Stars To Shine with the chance to win a School Scholarship of up to AED 25,000
Back to School activation for children between 4 – 16 years of age
Dubai, UAE, 26 August 2018: The stage is set! BurJuman calls upon all parents of creative rising stars to register their children for BurJuman’s very own talent show. ......read more
Dubai, 23 August 2018: Get ready for the new school year at Dragon Mart 2’s Back to School Market, where promotions on a huge range of items are on offer from 23 August to 8 September.
The market will showcase an extensive range of must-have school accessories and stationery including lunchboxes, water bottles, lunch bags and backpacks, with items available in a number ......read more
Unique pieces by homegrown fashion brands
16 innovative street food concepts
Sing, play and watch free movies in the entertainment zone
Share photos from the quirky, urban wall murals on social media.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Aug 23, 2018: Don’t let the soaring temperatures in Dubai stop you from enjoying outdoor activities with family ......read more
Upcoming shopping destination in Iraq to showcase incredible range of retail spaces for top brands to set up shop
Dubai, UAE, August 15, 2018: Smart Stores Expo has announced the participation of Karbala Oasis, an upcoming shopping destination in Iraq, as its retail leasing partner. This development will see Karbala Oasis showcasing at the trade show its more than 222,873m2 total ......read more
Celebrations highlight Arabic tradition and Emirati culture
Dubai, 14 August 2018: Dragon Mart 2 will celebrate Eid Al Adha with a cultural extravaganza featuring traditional Nabati poetry readings, a live concert by renowned Emirati songstress Balqees Ahmed Fathi, fun and games with the much-loved television series Iftah Ya Simsim and more.
Nabati Poetry: 24 August at 4 ......read more
Ripe Market returns for the second time to the Mall, welcoming a host of local artisans who will showcase their produce
Dubai, UAE, 13th August 2018: To cool off the summer heat, Dubai Festival City Mall will be a bringing back Dubai’s favorite Ripe Market, for the second time., Being an indoor pop-up event, the market will take place on Friday the 17th of August, from 10 am ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 13, 2018: Visitors to Dubai Festival City, Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate’s fully integrated mega project, is set for a memorable Eid Al Adha as the destination offers a variety of entertainment, deals and offers across the Mall and Hotels.
Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate
This Eid Al ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 13, 2018: Al-Futtaim ACE is celebrating Eid al-Adha with 25-75% off thousands of product lines available both in-store and online.
Customers can enjoy exciting deals on quality products from home, DIY, outdoor and garden products and the offers also extend to electronics products from Plug Ins including TVs, mobile phones and ......read more
Countries as Turkey, Serbia and Peru amongst others are participating at Bawadi Mall’s annual event
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 12 August 2018: A group of the world’s best dancers have come together for ‘Around the World’ Festival that is being hosted by Al Ain’s favourite shopping and entertainment destination – Bawadi Mall. The event, true to ......read more
World’s biggest themed mall celebrates 60 years of space exploration with Discovery Channel exhibition
Dubai, UAE, 12 August 2018: Ibn Battuta Mall is hosting an out-of-this-world range of space-themed educational activities – 3-D outer space simulation, a virtual reality capsule, a Mars Rover replica, a miniature space station, a 3-D space photo wall and more – ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 11, 2018: DALBY designs, builds and markets hydraulic hooklifts for all types of 2- to 32-ton vehicle, along with roll-off containers, and container trailers for road transport and agriculture. With its complementary offering, DALBY is a major player and a clear leader in the roll-off transport and handling equipment market in France.
Through its vast ......read more
Dubai, 08 August 2018: The Real Estate Regulatory Agency at Dubai Land Department, signed a partnership agreement with Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD). The agreement focuses on offering escrow account management services to Owners’ Association (OA) communities in Dubai.
The agreement was signed by His Excellency Eng. Marwan Ahmad Bin Ghalita, Chief Executive Officer of RERA ......read more
One in Five Luxury Travellers in Europe and the Middle East use a Digital Platform to Plan Holiday Itinerary, Hilton Survey Reveals
Conquer your fears with the World’s Longest Zipline Experience in Ras Al Khaimah
Uncover the underwater secrets of the Red Sea and explore 5,000-year-old Coral Reefs
Discover the breath-taking gems of Istanbul Bosphorus on a Private Luxury Yacht ......read more
Dubai-based developer Danube Properties’ development portfolio grows to 4,744 apartments, worth Dh3.69 billion
Danube Properties sold out 1,032 units at Lawnz at the International City, including 350 units snapped up in 4 hours!
Danube Properties offered studios starting from Dh290,000 at Lawnz
Danube Properties delivered 831 residential units worth ......read more
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to takeover Abu Dhabi for an Iconic Eid Treat for all
Dubai, UAE, August 07, 2018: The famous cartoon television show Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ heroes Michelangelo, Leonardo, Donatello and Raphael are coming to Abu Dhabi’s Favorite Mall, Dalma Mall for an adventurous summer action and an Iconic Eid fete.
The ......read more
Celebrate Indian Independence Day with your loved ones at Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort
Dubai, UAE, August 06, 2018: Nestled between the towering Hajar Mountains and the infinite Indian Ocean, and just 90 minutes away from Dubai’s busy city life, Le Méridien Al Aqah's beach-front ambiance, host of activities and family friendly hospitality makes it the region’s ......read more
Second Quarter Financial Highlights
GAAP earnings per share from continuing operations was $0.76. Adjusted earnings1 per share increased 41 percent to $1.37, compared with pro forma adjusted earnings1 per share in the year-ago period of $0.97. Adjusted earnings per share excludes significant items in the quarter totaling net charges of $0.50 per share and an $0.11 per share charge for ......read more
Spectacular Eid Al Adha celebrations in store for shoppers – with Pink Fong and Baby Shark shows as well as fireworks all throughout the holiday
Dubai, UAE, 5th August 2018: This Eid Al Adha, Dubai Festival City Mall will be celebrating the holidays with two sets of fireworks displays over two consecutive days as well as the much-anticipated Pink Fong and Baby Shark ......read more
Shatt Al Basra Power Plant to be converted to combined cycle
Upgrade will enable electricity supply to one million Iraqis
Plant efficiency to increase more than 50 percent
Dubai, UAE, August 05, 2018: In another step towards supporting the rebuilding of Iraq’s power infrastructure, Siemens will upgrade one of the country’s largest gas-fired power plants. ......read more
H.H. toured Etihad Rail’s facilities in Mirfa and met with a number of employees
05 August 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: His Highness Sheikh Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Executive Council Member, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Department of Transport and Chairman of Etihad Rail, recently chaired a meeting of the Board of Directors of Etihad Rail in Al Dhafra region. H.H. ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 2 August 2018: Aligning with the message of UAE’s cultural ideology, Al Ghurair Centre, GCC’s first mall, joined hands with Mohammed Bin Rashid Centre for Islamic Culture to host their annual multicultural event. This event was aimed at bringing together the rich diversity of numerous ethnic groups in the UAE at one place.
With ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 01, 2018: Young families from all across the world are landing in Oman at record rate with the dream of making the Jewel of Arabia their forever home. As a result, the Sultanate’s young population is becoming increasingly urbanised - a trend which is driving the development of smaller-sized, affordable residential units that provide young families with the best ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 31, 2018: Mohammed Al Habtoor, Vice Chairman & CEO of the Al Habtoor Group and Ian R. Carter, President, Global Development, Architecture, Design & Construction, Hilton hosted a press event to announce a new franchise agreement, effective as of 1 August 2018, for the three hotels at Al Habtoor City. The decision to rebrand these properties as Habtoor Palace, LXR ......read more
Both parties join forces for the project at Al Saja’a Wastewater Treatment Plant
Sharjah, 30 July 2018: The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and BESIX, the region’s leading company operating in infrastructure concessions and construction, has signed a joint venture agreement to operate and maintain an existing wastewater treatment plant in Al ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28th July 2018: Dubai Festival City Mall has announced that it will host the DSS Closing ceremony on Saturday 4 August at Festival Square, and will mark the end of Dubai Summer Surprises Festival with a free concert at 8:30 pm from famous regional pop superstar, Hala Al Turk.
“I can’t wait to perform live in Dubai for the first time in four years at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 26, 2018: Danat Al Ain Resort, an idyllic five-star resort, located in the garden city "Al Ain," announces the appointment of Mr. Khaled Sharabassy as General Manager.
Mr. Sharabassy brings with him an extensive experience of more than 22 yeas in the hospitality industry. Prior to his appointment, he served as the GEneral Manager of Tilal Liwa Hotel, a property ......read more
Dubai-based Mi Capital has tied up with LICHFLAMC, part of India’s Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) Group that has US$386 billion (Dh1.41 trillion) worth of Assets under Management, to offer opportunities in Infrastructure, Affordable Housing, Healthcare, Education and Warehousing Sectors in Indian economy that is growing at 7.5% per annum
Dubai, UAE, July 25, 2018: Gulf ......read more
Taqeef survey sheds light on wasteful AC consumption habits of UAE residents
Findings reveal that a quarter of UAE residents leave the AC on at home when they are out at work or travelling during summer
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 25 July, 2018 – New research released today reveals UAE residents are wasting money and energy on cooling empty properties ......read more
24 July, 2018 - With the increasing demand among young markets, the growing interests of residents in new lifestyle experiences, as well as the influx of tourists entering the Sultanate of Oman, industry observers are seeing the country’s retail sector to be at a prime position to significantly contribute to the GCC’s continuing retail growth story.
More than 6.2 million square ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 23, 2018: As part of its commitment to appeal to market needs and to provide growing young families with the best quality of living, Oman’s leading Integrated Tourism Complex (ITC), Al Mouj Muscat, has launched three-bedroom Townhouses within its unique project, Ghadeer Parks precinct.
The three-bed Townhouses are very generous in size and include two living ......read more
Jump start your summer with two 2018 luxury cars up for grabs at Marina Mall Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 23 July 2018: Marina Mall Abu Dhabi has launched its ‘Jump Start Your Summer’ promotion, giving away two brand-new 2018 luxury cars valued at AED 550,000.
Starting this week, shoppers who spend a minimum of AED 300 in a single transaction will receive a ......read more
Association to continue to develop Middle East’s industry through training and educational programs
Dubai, UAE, July 23, 2018: The Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA), a non-profit association that provides a dedicated platform for facilities management (FM) professionals, wider construction industry stakeholders and owner associations, has reaffirmed anew its full ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, July 22, 2018 : HE Eng Abdullah bin Mohammed Balheif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development, witnessed the signing of a cooperation between the Ministry and Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) supporting the application of sustainability best practices.
The agreement was signed by Eng Hassan Mohammed Jumaa Al Mansouri, Undersecretary of ......read more
July 22, 2018: Rents and sales fell for Sharjah apartments from H2 2017 to H1 2018 accordingly to a recently published report of Bayut.com, the leading property portal in the UAE.
Rents fell for both villas and apartments.
The largest decreases were in Al Nahda, where the average 1-bedroom apartment price fell by ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 22, 2018:
Activity: The Desert Adventures of Daffy Duck
Date: From 26 July to 4 August.
Location: Ibn Battuta Mall, China Court
Time: 5pm, 6pm and 7.45pm
About the activity: The desert adventures of Daffy Duck, in which the international explorer crosses the Arabian Desert in search of lost relics.
Activity: The Great Looney Games
Date: From 19 July until ......read more
Al Naboodah Construction Group signs contracts with leading multi-nationals including Mitsubishi Electric and Siemens in a successful month for the Group.
Dubai, 22 July 2018: Al Naboodah Construction Group (ANCG), a subsidiary of Al Naboodah Group Enterprises (ANGE), one of the UAE’s oldest and most respected family conglomerates, has won a number of new contracts valued at over ......read more
Manrre currently holds a portfolio of 19 real estate properties worth AED 215,000,000 across the UAE
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 19th July 2018: The family behind the successful Palmon Group, one of UAE’s home-grown conglomerates has announced the launch of its private real estate investment trust (REIT) Manrre - a Property Fund and a Real Estate Investment Trust for ......read more
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Abu Dhabi, UAE – 19 July 2018: Organised by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), in cooperation with Abu Dhabi’s Department of Economic Development (DED), Abu Dhabi Summer Season (ADSS) continues this weekend (July 20th-21st) with a series of grand prizes and deals on offer for all eager ......read more
Dubai, 18 July 2018: Dragon Mart – the world’s largest Chinese retail and trading hub outside China, and the central hub of Chinese activity in Dubai – will proudly celebrate UAE-China Week with a range of traditional festivities and celebrations this weekend.
The live entertainment, from 19 to 21 July, includes lion dances, oriental music, roaming parades ......read more
Portfolio occupancy increases to reach 90%
Gross yield on portfolio reaches 8.4%, due to successful residential leasing programme
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17th July 2018: ENBD REIT (CEIC) Limited (“ENBD REIT”), the Shari’a compliant real estate investment trust managed by Emirates NBD Asset Management Limited, has announced its Net Asset Value ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 14, 2018: Danfoss, a global leader in engineering technologies, hosted an Appreciation Night to recognise the student engineers who participated in the HVAC-R category during the EmiratesSkills National Competition 2018.
The ceremony was attended by Mohamed Homsi and Carlo Magno, Technical Managers from Danfoss and Mohammed Al Ali, Head of Training at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 12, 2018: Al Naboodah Construction Group (ANCG), a subsidiary of Al Naboodah Group Enterprises, one of the UAE’s oldest and most respected family conglomerates, yesterday celebrated achieving five million man hours worked without a lost time accident at its landmark Dubai Creek Harbour site.
ANCG is constructing two, 37-storey towers with residential units, ......read more
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DUBAI, UAE, July 10, 2018: Mall of the Emirates has hosted unforgettable Dubai Summer Surprise moments in the past 11 years, from live gaming tournaments to concerts with some of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 08, 2018: Going green has now become a key business strategy and retailers that adopt sustainable practices in their operations will continue to harness value and gain competitive advantage, industry reports reveal.
Consumers across all demographics are increasingly becoming more eco-conscious as reflected in the Nielsen Global Survey on Corporate Social Responsibility, ......read more
Bin Mejren: Government decisions boosted investor confidence and supported the attractiveness of the real estate sector
Expo 2020 is close at hand, and developers in the market are expressing interest in aligning with the directives of the wise leadership to attract more investments
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 07th July 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has revealed that ......read more
The leading global construction company highlights the megatrends to become reality by 2050 for sustainable urban living through the “Future of Construction Initiative”
AR, 3D printing and even autonomous construction are emerging technologies to be adopted by the Infrastructure and Urban Development (IU) industry
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Dubai, ......read more