The new system is a comprehensive directory of all Abu Dhabi engineers who have met high standards of professionalism within the industry.
Abu Dhabi, December 10 2017: The Department of Urban Planning and Municipalities (DPM) today announced the launch of its new registration system for all engineers in Abu Dhabi.
Upon DPM approval, they will get an official card that will certify them to work across Abu Dhabi.
In line with the Abu Dhabi Plan, the integrated digital system ensures mutual recognition of all qualifications listed for every engineer. This streamlined process will provide the DPM with a pool of certified engineers permitted to work across the Emirate.
The aim is to regulate standards, principles and best practice in the profession, and ensure only registered engineers with approved academic ......read more
Audiences set to be wowed at free event on Festival Bay to celebrate the New Year
Dubai, UAE, 10th December 2017: To celebrate the new year, Dubai Festival City Mall has announced a spectacular schedule of events which includes live musical performances, exciting shows from their global attraction IMAGINE and four firework displays throughout the evening.
The free entertainment at Dubai Festival City Mall will kick off from 7 pm. Festival Bay will then light up with fireworks at 9pm, 10pm and 11pm and a grand finale firework display at midnight to welcome in the New Year.
Visitors can make the most of the evening on Festival Bay by dining at any of its popular waterfront restaurants including: Eataly, Serendipity 3, Cheesecake Factory, Nando’s, Turkish Village, Joe’s Crab Shack, Sugar Factory, ......read more
Continuous promotion of the application stresses transparency in the real estate sector and enhanced user productivity
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9th December 2017: The ‘Ejari’ smart application developed by Dubai Land Department (DLD) protects the rights of all parties in the real estate sector including owners, tenants and property management companies.
Following new upgrades introduced by DLD, the application has gained an even higher level of efficiency in enhancing user productivity, reducing the cost and time required to complete lease registrations, and most importantly, consolidating transparency in Dubai’s real estate sector.
Mohamed Yahya, Deputy Executive Director of the Rental Affairs Sector at DLD, commented: “The “Ejari’ application has significantly increased the ......read more
14 states and 60 cities across India
The free-to-attend exhibition will be held on 7th, 8th & 9th December in Halls 7 & 8, Dubai World Trade Center
Tempting offers for on spot purchase, flat discounts, free home through lucky draw, and complimentary tickets to global destinations including India.
Indian property price growth predicted to rise to as high as 30% per annum
Indian real-estate contribution to GDP projected to increase to nearly 13% by 2025 from 6.3% now
December 7, 2017; Dubai, UAE: More than 200 Indian property developers across 14 states and 60 cities assembled at the CREDAI’s Indian Property Show that opened to public today. The popular exhibition, featuring thousands of residential and commercial projects, has sparked further interest among property buyers following the ......read more
Market has clocked a sales growth of 28 per cent post-demonetization as per latest study
Prestige Group ‘Buy now, pay later’ offer to attract NRI consumers
6th December, 2017, Dubai - UAE: The realty market in India seems to have shaken off the impact of demonetization by registering sales growth and now showing signs of revival. Optimistic on the growth of the affordable and premium segment properties, while seeing consolidation in the luxury segment, market stability has returned while buyer sentiment is upbeat because of the trust wave generated by the implementation of RERA.
To cater to the renewed interest and buyer’s demand, Prestige Group, one of India’s largest and most sought after property developers is presenting a special offer of “Own now, pay later” ......read more
Over 80 reputed builders from Kerala, Karnataka, Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to feature budget to super luxury properties
Over 200 developers from across India to showcase Best of India at the exhibition from 7th- 9th December at Dubai World Trade Center, Hall 7 and 8
For the first time, the property show will feature a “Consumer Grievance Redressal Forum” at the venue
04 December, 2017; Dubai, UAE: The CREDAI’s Indian Property Show slated for this weekend will see a huge participation from South Indian developers. With about 200 reputed RERA approved builders from across India, more than 80 would be from the South Indian states of Kerala, Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Tamilnadu.
In a brand new format, the exhibition will feature 14 state-wise pavilions, showcasing thousands ......read more
Light Middle East showcases leading global brands eyeing future growth in lucrative regional market
Dubai, UAE, December 4, 2017: The booming hospitality sector in the UAe,, has become one of the chief drivers behind the rise in demand for top of the range lighting design, as can be seen from the trends leading up to Light Middle East 2017, the region's premium international showcase for lighting design and technology.
Research firm STR reports that there are currently 99 hotels under development in the UAE, the highest in the Middle East, which represents 17 per cent of the 556 regional properties that are either under construction or in the planning stages.
Once completed, these hotels will boost the country’s supply by another 28,898 rooms, with Dubai alone looking to reach a total of 134,000 hotel ......read more
Dubai first Quality Residences with Quality Control by TUV Nord blends strategic location, opulent architecture & high end amenities
Dubai, UAE, December 03, 2017: Vincitore Real Estate Development, Dubai’s first quality branded real estate developer, has officially handed over its flagship Vincitore Palacio residential project to its owners during a ceremony graced by several dignitaries. The event marked a major milestone in the developer’s ongoing efforts to deliver properties embodying its promise of ‘Quality Real Estate at Value Par Excellence.’
The handover was presided by Vijay Doshi, Founder and Managing Director of Vincitore Real Estate Development Group, who was accompanied by his wife, Kavita Doshi. Mr. Doshi personally presented the apartments to their initial owners.
To celebrate ......read more
win one gram of gold with every kilogram reduced @ Danube
3rd December, 2017; UAE: Danube Group, UAE's largest diversified conglomerates with interests in building materials, property, construction and home furnishings joins hand with the Dubai Fitness Challenge and kick started a glittering weight loss rewarding programme for all the employees across branches from September 11th to December 10th2017.
The campaign aims to encourage employees to lose weight and find time for physical activity to stay fit and healthy. As per the initiative one can win one gram of gold with every kilogram reduced and the top 3 reducers will get an additional surprise gift.
Mr. Rizwan Sajan, Founder and Chairman, Danube Group said: ” A healthy lifestyle being a core part of a person's happiness and we at Danube wish that ......read more
Dubai, UAE; December 03, 2017: Technal Middle East, a pioneer in architectural aluminium facade systems, has launched a campaign to create more awareness among UAE building contractors, consultants and specifiers about fire safety for building facades.
According to Sam Robinson, General Manager, Technal Middle East: “We have developed a guideline to help the construction industry better understand how to ensure compliance with the relevant codes and standards for fire safety of external walls on high-rise buildings. Our guideline makes understanding the fire hazards of combustible external wall materials clearer. In particular, we focus on the EN-1364-4 fire resistance test required in the UAE. Fire resistance is determined through destructive fire testing and the EN 1364-4 fire test is one of the most ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 3, 2017: In celebration of the inspiring success story of the UAE and its unity for 46 years, guided by the shrewd vision of its leaders, Robinsons, the leading fashion department store located at Dubai Festival City Mall, is taking the UAE National Day to a whole new level this year. Robinsons is proud to present a unique trunk show, bringing together the talents of local and regional designers that will be showcasing some hot off the runway and ready-to-wear couture abaya designs, jewelry and bags, all in a beautiful fusion of local and global flavors.
The Robinsons trunk show will be taking place on the 2nd of December from 4 to 5 p.m. gathering all the following talents under one roof:
Pearla: Established by Hessa and Fatma Ali Aljoker, Perla is a unique Dubai based fashion ......read more
SOUQ doubles number of items sold during White Friday 2017 compared to last year’s event
With one million deals on offer, total number of items sold more than doubled compared to last year’s event
18 items sold per second during highest traffic time
Products from over 16,000 fashion, beauty, electronics, grocery and other brands were on sale
Over 70% of customers shopped through mobile devices across the region
Almost half of customers paid using electronic payment methods
29th November, 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: SOUQ.com today announced that the number of items sold during White Friday 2017 more than doubled compared to last year - making it the biggest shopping event in SOUQ history. An unprecedented one million deals were on offer during the event, and 18 items were sold per second during ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE; November 29, 2017 – Enviromena Power Systems (Enviromena), a portfolio company of Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, has been successfully acquired by Arjun Infrastructure Partners (AIP).
AIP is a UK-based independent infrastructure investment advisory company. It partners with institutional investors, mainly pension plans, to access direct infrastructure investments.
UAE-based Enviromena develops, deploys and operates clean energy solutions throughout the MENA region. With a project footprint spanning nine countries, the company has installed more than 17,000 solar systems, representing the largest portfolio of solar rooftops in the region. The company has over 175MW worth of projects in operation and a further 500MW under construction.
Mohamed Jameel Al ......read more
DUBAI- November 29, 2017: Caparol Paints, a global leader in the paints industry, are showcasing their new unique fire resistant and super-efficient non-combustible External Thermal Insulation Composite System (ETICS) technology. The system boasts innovation, durability and longevity. The new ETICS technology was launched at the ongoing Big 5 exhibition at the Dubai World Trade Center.
ETICS technology by Caparol Paints has been designed to save energy and improve the climate inside the buildings. It substantially reduces heating and air conditioning costs by maintaining temperatures. ETICS is a highly efficient system that ensures an improvement in energy efficiency of both old and new buildings once the technology is installed.
Caparol has been at the forefront of researching and adopting new technologies ......read more
The mall will stage a number of family-centric social, cultural and entertainment activities
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 November 2017: In an endeavour to showcase the Emirati culture, customs and traditions, Bawadi Mall in Al Ain will stage a number of family-centric, social, cultural and entertainment activities as a part of their celebrations organised on the occasion of the UAE’s National Day which will run from November 29th until December 3rd.
“UAE’s National Day is an important occasion to reflect back on UAE’s heart-warming culture and hospitality. On this important occasion, we extend our warmest greetings to His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler ......read more
At Dubai’s biggest construction industry exhibition - Big5 the company to highlight a lock as unique as a DNA and Advantis – the new range of electronic locks
Dubai - November 28, 2017: Godrej Locking Solutions and Systems(LocksS), the largest padlock manufacturer in Asia and a company that has been securing homes for the last 120 years in India, today launched the world’s most secure locks Godrej Herculoc and Godrej Advantis at the Big 5 exhibition in Dubai. The Big 5 is the largest construction event in the Middle East.
Godrej LocksS has been synonymous for high quality mechanical locks, over the years and have been introducing and inducting new locking technology by creating the ‘five levels of safety’ which is a unique proposition offered by any brand in the space. Herculoc is a padlock with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 28, 2017: UAE National Day celebrations at The Dubai Mall are not-to-be-missed, with a host of cultural activities, performances and giveaways, allowing families, friends and the community to come together to mark the ‘Spirit of the Union.’
In collaboration with the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding, Emirati hosts will welcome visitors to the Souk Atrium which will be transformed into a cultural “majilis.” Guests will be served traditional coffee and dates as they listen to stories of the UAE’s culture and heritage.
Seated beneath a stunning ‘Museum of the Moon’ visitors can learn the importance of the moon in Emirati culture. An awe-inspiring touring artwork by UK artist, Luke Jerram, ‘Museum of the Moon’ measures seven metres in ......read more
The UAE-based business conglomerate will soon unveil more hypermarkets, further consolidating its retail presence in the GCC and India.
DUBAI – November 28, 2017: The UAE-based retail major Fathima Group opened its second hypermarket in Ras Al Khaimah as part of its wider growth plans in the GCC. HE Eng. Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, and HE Sheikh Majid Bin Sultan Al Qasimi inaugurated the outlet in the presence of Fathima Group Chairman Mr. E.P. Moosa Haji, Managing Director Mr. E.P. Sulaiman Haji, CEO Mr. Sameer Sulaiman and other senior dignitaries.
The inauguration event was also attended by Sheikh Muftah Bin Ali Al Khatri and Mr. Munther Mohamed Bin Shaker, Chairman of RAK Municipality; Mr. Ahammad Bin Mubarak Al Sahmsi, CID General of RAK Police Department; and Sheikh Mohamed Muftah Ali Al Khatri, ......read more
Sharjah, 27 November 2017: HE Marwan Jassim Al Sarkal, CEO of Sharjah Investment & Development Authority (Shurooq) and HE Saif Mohammed Al Midfa, CEO of Expo Centre Sharjah, inaugurated the first International Concrete Conference & Exhibition in the Middle East (ICCX Middle East 2017) yesterday (Sunday). More than 100 exhibitors and 1,000 international experts in the construction sector attended the event.
The exhibition, which is unique to the region, is particularly important because of its portfolio of construction and planiing projects in the GCC which are estimated to be worth 3.1 billion dollars. The exhibition provides opportunities for an innovation-friendly environment to maintain market positions and growth in a highly competitive market in order to be a leading economic platform in the region, specialized in ......read more
17.4% increase in UAE active construction projects draws to Dubai 2,500+ companies from around the world
Monday, November 27, 2017: The continued expansion of construction activities in the GCC region is attracting an increased number of international exhibitors at The Big 5 this year. According to the latest statistics by BNC Network, there’s been a 17.4% growth in the number of active construction projects in the UAE in 2017 compared to the previous year, and an 8.6% increase in terms of value, which reached USD 818 billion.
“Over 2,500 companies from 60 countries have chosen to come and exhibit their construction products and solutions at The Big 5 in Dubai this year. Some of these are participating to the event for the first time proving that the UAE are now more than ever ‘the place to ......read more
Free to attend educative seminars at CREDAI’s Indian Property Show on 7th, 8th and 9th December
Dubai based expert Dr. Padmaja Yadav to also provide quick tips on home interiors and science of architecture
November 26, 2017; Dubai, UAE: Converting a brick-and-mortar house into a welcoming home is everyone’s dream. Yet, all it requires is some warmth, love, and understanding of Vastu and interiors. Learn more about this science of architecture and its application in home decor during the free to attend seminars at the upcoming CREDAI’s Indian Property Show to be held in Halls 7 and 8, Dubai World Trade Centre.
Seminars will be hosted by celebrity Vastu consultant, Mr Rasesh Shah on Thursday 7th (7 pm – 8 pm) and Saturday 9th December ( 4 pm – 5 pm), while Vastu and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2017: Starting today until November 25, Al-Futtaim ACE and Plug Ins are offering massive White Friday deals both online and in-store across a range of products.
There will be amazing deals on selected items from Outdoor, Garden, Home, and DIY from leading brands including Dyson, Siemens, AFTRON, Homeworks, Apple, Samsung, LG, Panasonic, Bosch, and Lenovo amongst others. Additionally, on a minimum spend of AED 500 at Al-Futtaim ACE stores, customers will be entered into a raffle promotion where 20 shoppers will receive a chance to win 5g of gold each.
Event: Al-Futtaim ACE and Plug Ins White Friday Deals
Dates: Al-Futtaim ACE stores and online on November 23-25
Plug Ins: in-store and online November 23-25
Al-Futtaim ACE stores offer a wide selection of Outdoor Lifestyle, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2017: Shopping in Dubai is about to get even more exciting, as The Outlet Village, Dubai’s first upscale outlet mall, gears up to celebrate the 3 Day Super Sale Dubai from the 23rd – 25th November.
Housing three department stores, international dining and over 125 top brands such as DKNY, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Ted Baker and many more, The Outlet Village is the perfect destination for luxury shopping fans looking to acquire iconic brands at exceptional prices this weekend.
Located in Jebel Ali, just 15 minutes away from JBR and within easy reach of the centres of both Dubai and Abu Dhabi, The Outlet Village offers a taste of European charm in Dubai. Shoppers can amble through Dubai’s premium shopping outlet and soak up the Tuscan-inspired ambience while enjoying ......read more
The brand new American Girl store has officially opened at City Centre Mirdif
This is American Girl’s first location in Dubai and outside of North America
American Girl is hosting a launch event open to all on Friday, November 24th
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 November 2017: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia, today announced that American Girl, the premium brand loved by girls everywhere, has officially opened its doors in the UAE! The brand new store at City Centre Mirdif is American Girl’s first location in the region and first to open outside of North America.
The new American Girl will offer all of the store’s fan-favourites. This includes a complete assortment of the popular historical and ......read more
Mall-wide sale will offer discounts from 30% up to 90% off
Abu Dhabi, 21 November 2017: Yas Mall, the largest mall in Abu Dhabi, will launch its Black & White Weekend Sale, from Thursday 23 November to Sunday 26 November. Inspired by the global sale event ‘Black Friday’, Yas Mall’s array of international retailers will offer discounts of up to 90%, helping visitors shop at great deals, including House of Fraser, Debenhams, the One, Home Centre, E- Max, plus many more.
With the 2017 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix happening at the same time and as the only mall in the world set against the backdrop of a Formula 1 track, Yas Mall will celebrate the motor race championship in style. Yas Mall will be transformed with amazing roaming entertainment in black and white and checkered ......read more
The total value of 21,893 construction projects reaches Dh8.8 trillion (US$2.4 trillion) at the beginning of September 2017, which is higher than the GDP of 205 countries, and lower than the world’s top six economies.
Value of urban construction projects reached $1.185 trillion (Dh4.34 trillion) in September 2017, BNC Construction Intelligence report shows
Value ......read more
A report by US-based Global Market Insights indicates that the district cooling market in the Middle East will exceed US$12bn by 2024
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2017: Commercial and residential buildings in Dubai have district cooling and the demand is set to grow substantially, and district cooling is an integral part in the future of smart cities, according to Ahmad Bin ......read more
Key Projects across Dubai at Marasi Business Bay, Villanova in Dubailand, as well New Phase of Cultural Village are in Focus at Stand S1D10 at Sheikh Saeed Hall 1, Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai-UAE: 10 September, 2017: Dubai Properties, a leading Dubai-based real estate master developer of renowned destinations across the emirate will showcase an impressive realty portfolio at ......read more
Gala Event to announce ‘Brand of the Year’ award and unveil the 13th edition of the Superbrands book
Dubai, UAE – September 10, 2017: Superbrands, the independent authority and arbiter of branding, announced it will host its annual tribute event to honour and recognize 64 of UAE’s strongest brands on September 17, 2017. At the event, Superbrands will also announce ......read more
The island will demonstrate its pivotal role in realising Ras Al Khaimah real estate vision for 2018, and highlight unrivalled investment opportunities for investors
Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, 9 September 2017: With record investment deals and projects portfolio, Al Marjan Island the leading master developer in Ras Al Khaimah was named platinum sponsor of Cityscape Global 2017 which runs from ......read more
The company contributes to Dubai's vision by providing the real estate market with a wide spectrum of real estate options
The value of the company's UAE investments reached AED 9.8 billion by the end of the first half of 2017
Dubai, UAE, September 9, 2017: MAG Property Development (MAG PD), the property development arm of MAG Group, has announced that it will showcase five ......read more
Dubai takes top city billing in new Real Estate Barometer study commissioned by YouGov for Cityscape Global
Dubai, UAE; 9 September 2017: The UAE has retained its number one position as the most appealing country to invest in real estate in the world for GCC residents, while Dubai is the most preferred city, according to new research.
The latest Real Estate Barometer study, conducted ......read more
Spend 500 AED in store at Stadium and only pay 350 AED
Dubai, UAE, 9 September, 2017: Refresh your sports and lifestyle wardrobe at Stadium and be rewarded instantly. From 31 August to 12 September, shoppers spending 500 AED or more in participating Stadium can redeem 150 AED instantly.
This offer is only valid in the following stores: Dubai Mall, Dubai Festival City, BurJuman, ......read more
Middle East’s largest real estate event returns with on-site sales for the first time and a host of special offers
Dubai, UAE; 7 September 2017: Cityscape Global returns to Dubai World Trade Centre next week and scores of real estate developers are busy prepping for what is the biggest property event in the region.
This year sees the introduction ......read more
Saudi-based hospitality and entertainment group Al Hokair has announced the expansion of MENA Hotels in the UAE with the opening of MENA Plaza Albarsha Dubai. The official ceremony was held last evening in the presence of Mr Majed Al Hokair, Vice Chairman of the Board of Al Hokair Group. Founded in 2008 by Al Hokair Group, MENA Hotels currently boasts a portfolio of eight projects including five ......read more
September 7, 2017 - The Dubai Land Department’s annual report for 2016 underscores the huge success of Dubai in particular in attracting property investors, registering a total of 60,595 real estate transactions collectively worth over AED 259 billion.
Falconcity of Wonders LLC will showcase the latest developments within its Falconcity of Wonders (FCW) multipurpose mega project during ......read more
DAMAC Hills master community advances; Over 50 percent of contracts awarded for its AKOYA Oxygen development
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 6 September 2017: DAMAC Properties, a leading luxury real estate developer in the region, announced it has awarded more than 370 contracts worth AED 3.5 billion since January 2017. The contracts included construction, supplier and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 6, 2017: The Dubai Mall is now home to an incredible art installation, by Mexican artist, Gabriel Dawe.
Centred around the exploration of textiles, Dawe’s ‘Plexus’ installation at The Dubai Mall considers the correlation between fashion and architecture, through exploring the diversity of sewing thread as a medium for his ......read more
The initiative invites local artists to showcase their talents through re-imagining TRYANO’s iconic nutcracker and be featured in the brand’s festive season campaign.
Abu Dhabi, UAE, September 5, 2017: TRYANO, Abu Dhabi’s homegrown premium department store, is inviting artists to join Bespoke Abu Dhabi – an initiative that supports arts and creativity in the local ......read more
September 4, 2017: When heritage meets craftsmanship, it results in Swarovski’s unsurpassed ability to renew itself in the utmost respect of its brand DNA. Crystal cutting expert, master of light and sparkle, glamour booster, Swarovski adds its fashion signature to make every day extraordinary and permit women to express their personality through inspired accessories, from day to ......read more
NYX Professional Makeup opens its first standalone boutique store in the region; the second store for Victoria’s Secret offering a full assortment of lingerie, sleepwear and fragrances; and MUJI, the Japanese retailer with a wide range of smart lifestyle products, including apparel & home goods
Al Wahda Mall, sprawling across 3.3 million square feet with over 350 brands including ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 4, 2017: With the outdoor season just ahead, preparing your outside space has never been easier with the launch of an exciting range at Al-Futtaim ACE.
Whether it is alfresco dining, barbeque parties, camping, picnics, gardening or celebrating the festive season, the collection includes some brand new and exclusive products that are on-trend, great quality ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 3, 2017: Someone's going to get lucky this September at Paris Gallery! The luxury retailer is calling all perfume lovers to an ultra-luxurious giveaway. One lucky customer will drive home a Maserati Quattroporte GTS. The chance to win this coveted car is open to anyone purchasing perfumes worth AED 500 or more from one of these three brands: Versace, Missoni and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 August 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that over AED 820 million worth of brokerage commissions were made in Dubai’s real estate market between the beginning of January 2017 and the end of June this year.
Yousuf Al Hashimi, Deputy Executive Director of RERA – the regulatory arm of DLD – commented: "Brokers play an ......read more
It's that time of the year to shower your loved ones with the finest gifts.
Look no further than Paris Gallery for the latest in luxury perfumes, timeless timepieces and in-vogue accessories for Him & Her.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (August 28, 2017): Cityland Group - developer of Cityland Mall, UAE’s first nature-inspired mall scheduled for launch in 2018 - has announced the appointment of Dubai-based McARTHUR + COMPANY as operators of the 1.2 million sq. ft. GLA mall project. The property that is currently under construction is located adjacent to Global Village and will be in close ......read more
His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi: “The UAE’s wise leadership drives the country’s progress with its gender equality strategy”
Panellists at thought-session include prominent Emirati women influencers across industries: Her Excellency Dr Mouza Obaid Ghanim Ghubash and Dr Maryam Matar
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 28 August, 2017: Abu Dhabi Fund for Development ......read more
28 August 2017, Dubai UAE: LXA, the award-winning hospitality interior design consultancy based in London and Dubai, is proud to confirm the completion of its work at Al Habtoor City, which includes La Perle, the upcoming aquatic theatre show by Franco Dragone. Envisioned as the vibrant dining and entertainment epicentre of Al Habtoor City, the integrated development is the largest ......read more
Get your kids kitted out for school at Stadium
Shoppers spending 250AED on Back to School products receive a free Umbro backpack
Dubai, UAE, 27 August, 2017: Looking for the latest sportswear for Back to School? Look no further than Stadium. Not only does it have all the best sports brands under one roof, but before 31 August, shoppers spending 250AED on Back to School products will ......read more
Sharjah, August 27, 2017: Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced its Sharjah Summer Grand Discounts campaign,which is scheduled to be launched this Tuesday in the Emirate. SCCI is conducting the campaign for the first time as part of the Sharjah Summer Offers activities. The campaign includes unprecedented discounts of up to 80% on top brands and various products and ......read more
The Summit will highlight specific ground-breaking technologies as 3D Printing, BIM Technology, Bio Mimicry and Pre-fabricated Modules among many others
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2017: With a surge in technological innovations surrounding the real estate and hospitality sector, the 2017 edition of Hotelier Summit Africa (North) will feature cutting-edge technology solutions to improve the ......read more
31% growth in net rental income to USD 21.5m (1H 2016: USD 16.4m)
Strong rental income conversion lead to 67% growth in funds from operations (“FFO”), now USD 8.3m
Current annualized rent passed AED 200 million mark
Phase 1 of the British Columbia Canadian School is being delivered. Opening pending authority inspections.
Owner fit out and leasing under way ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 23 August, 2017: Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for development aid, today announced a financial endowment to Dar Zayed for Family Care. Within the framework of the Fund’s 2017 corporate social responsibility (CSR) agenda, the monetary aid will empower the UAE society through community development efforts.
Held at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 23, 2017: The countdown is on until school goes back, and The Dubai Mall is making things a little bit sweeter for parents with a chance to win a year’s worth of school tuition fees!
Simply spend any amount at The Dubai Mall’s more than 1,200 retailers and 200 F&B outlets, visit a Guest Services desk throughout the mall and enter for a change to ......read more
Famous Arabic singer and actor Hamada Helal to give an enjoyable performance to kids at Eid Al Adha Carnival
Abu Dhabi, 23 August 2016: Famous and loved Arabic singer and actor Hamada Helal is confirmed to give an enjoyable performance with his famous kids’ songs at the first day of Eid Al Adha. The announcement was made today by The Mall at World Trade Centre Abu Dhabi ......read more
20th August 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: With soaring temperatures and busy lifestyles, SOUQ.com is enabling parents to conveniently shop all ‘Back to School’ essentials at click of a button and have the products delivered to their doorstep. Offering exciting discounts up to 60% off on ‘Back-to-School’ collection, SOUQ.com promises to be your one-stop shop for all ......read more
For the first time ever in the capital
3 Days of Extravagant Eid Carnival at The Mall from 1-3 September
World’s famous kids circus coming all the way from Italy to entertain guests
Dazzling roaming shows and entertainment acts every half an hour
Bigger surprise is to be announced next week as part of the Eid Carnival
Abu Dhabi, 20 August 2017: An ......read more
His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi: “Our wise leadership is keen to continuously develop UAE-Afghanistan bilateral relations”
ADFD’s development funding in Afghanistan underpins growth for agriculture, housing, energy, transport, industry and health sectors as well as social services
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 19 August, 2017: Abu Dhabi Fund for Development ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 19, 2017: Dubai Economy and Paris Gallery, the leading luxury retailer in the region, opened the 'Consumer Happiness Counter' at Paris Gallery's largest store in The Dubai Mall. Mr. Mohammed Abdul Rahim Al Fahim, CEO of Paris Gallery Group of Companies, in the presence of Mr. Mohammad Ali Rashed Lootah, CEO, Commercial Compliance & Consumer Protection ......read more
Dubai Festival City simplifies the back to school season by offering a one stop destination for your favourite back to school essentials
Dubai, UAE, 16 August 2017: Dubai Festival City is offering a wide range of back-to-school promotions to ensure that your kids will look their best for the school year ahead at; Sacoor Brothers, Marks & Spencer and GAP, and stock up on ......read more
Shop for a chance to win a year of tuition fees, worth AED 50,000
Kids can win a Nintendo Switch with The Dubai Mall Bear Hunt
Kids eat free at over 40 selected outlets
Dubai, UAE, August 16, 2017: It’s almost back-to-school time and The Dubai Mall is helping students and parents get ready with a host of unmissable activities, pop-up stores and kids-eat-free ......read more
Al Wahda Mall, Abu Dhabi, offers ladies an exclusive shop-till-you-drop offer from 7th March 2017 to 27th February, 2018, 10:00am-3:00pm
Ladies can shop for AED 200 minimum and be part of a monthly raffle coupon and stand a chance to win AED 5,000 worth shopping vouchers
Women enjoy in-store deals from 10:00am to 3:00pm every Tuesday apart from the raffle draw till the end of the ......read more
Dubai-based property developer gets ready to hand over 302 sold-out units to customers this month – within two years of the launch of the affordable luxury homes to customers
Dubai, August 15, 2017: Danube Properties, which launched eight projects in three years with a combined development value exceeding Dh3 billion, announces the completion of the Dh350 million – Glitz ......read more
Industry growing at a steady rate to reach $54 billion in 2022
Dubai, UAE, August 15th, 2017: International Expo Consults (IEC) part of Falak Holding, announced that the SGI Dubai 2018 show is 57 percent sold out almost 5 months prior to the show. The 21st edition of this premier sign, graphic and imaging industry event will be held from January 14th to 16th at the Dubai World Trade Centre ......read more
Organisers confirm highest number of submissions received in Awards history; projects selected from across the world represent best in architectural design
Dubai, UAE; 15 August 2017: The shortlist for the Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets has been revealed, announcing the best real estate and architecture innovators behind some of the world’s most renowned new ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 August 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that further updates and upgrades have been made to its innovative ‘Ejari’ smart application, which was launched primarily to protect the rights of landlords, tenants and property management companies. The application has proven to be highly effective and user-friendly, reducing the cost and ......read more
Dubai, August 14, 2017: Dubai Summer Surprises may be over, but for those of you who didn’t get your shopping fill, Al-Futtaim’s retail brands have got you covered.
From August 23 until September 22, over 30 Al-Futtaim brands will be coming together to collaborate for the first time ever on an exciting promotion across all their UAE ......read more
Completion of 535 projects in Dubai has reinforced investor confidence in the real estate market
Dubai, UAE, 12 August 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that a total of 88 real estate projects have been launched from the beginning of 2016 until H1 2017. DLD has also confirmed that 68 real estate projects were registered during H1 2017, representing a value of AED 21 ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 10 August, 2017: This summer, Oasis Mall will give every child the chance to become a space explorer at its very own planetarium. From 9 to 26 August, the first mall planetarium in Dubai, located at the ground floor atrium, will screen short movies about the wonders of the universe, including a film on the Emirates Mars Mission.
Kids aged five to 17 can immerse themselves in ......read more
UAE facilities management industry market hits $12.49bn record high.
FM EXPO 2017 (25 – 27 September) will pursue the challenges and solutions faced by the facilities management industry throughout UAE building boom.
Dubai, UAE, 10 August: The market size of the UAE facilities management industry will hit an all-time high of $12.49bn in 2017, according to FM EXPO ......read more
Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, participated last evening in the kick-off meeting of the advisory council for 2017 HITEC Dubai. The objective behind the high level meeting was to define and outline an agenda for HITEC Dubai based on the rapid innovations in technology and the specific needs ......read more
Public Realm Design Manual (PRDM) version 2.0 offers best practice guidelines and criteria to ensure the highest quality of public spaces for Abu Dhabi communities
ABU DHABI, 9th August, 2017: The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) has launched its revamped Public Realm Design Manual (PRDM) to ensure people living in the Emirate have convenient access to community facilities, such as ......read more
Dubai, August 9, 2017: Centrepoint, Middle East’s largest fashion retailer, launched its Back-to-School collection on the 1st of August, which has everything you need to start the year and be the envy of all your peers with an exciting new collection. Centrepoint acknowledges that all kids have their own unique talents and interests, and wants to embrace and celebrate the differences, ......read more
Dubai awarded new Guinness World Record
Carrefour and Procter & Gamble organize for thousands of UAE citizens, residents and visitors to celebrate their happiest memories
More than 10,850 pictures make up the world’s longest ever line of photographs, now on display at Dubai Festival City
Dubai, 9 August 2017: Thousands of UAE citizens, residents and visitors ......read more
Bin Mejren: The Dubai market is unique in the region and a leader in real estate activity
Dubai, UAE, 8 August 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) announced that the total value of real estate transactions exceeded AED 390 billion across 95,000 transactions in 18 months (1 Jan 2016 – 31 July 2017).
Commenting on the results, His Excellency Sultan Butti bin Mejren, ......read more