24 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: It is the year of celebrations for Paris Gallery, the leading luxury retailer in the region, who is celebrating 20 years of retail excellence. The brand is offering its clientele big discounts on a wide range of selected luxury products across all its stores in the UAE. For a month beginning April 20th, customers can get up to 75% off on some of the most luxurious products at Paris Gallery and Watch Gallery.
While at Paris Gallery you could be spoilt for choice with some of the largest and most exclusive collections of fragrances, cosmetics, watches, sunglasses and leather goods, at Watch Gallery you could choose from an array of the best watch brands amply assisted by product-savvy personnel, making selecting a watch an occasion to remember.
Paris Gallery, the perfect destination for gifting, ......read more
Number of active hospitality projects reached 1,153 as 62 projects with a combined value of Dh9.1 billion were added to the list in the first quarter of 2017, according to BNC Network
24 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE:
1. The total estimated value of 1,153 active projects in the GCC's hospitality industry exceeded US$148.4 billion in the first quarter of 2017, according to BNC Intelligence
2. GCC hospitality sector constitutes 7 per cent of all active projects in the GCC
3. Six hospitality projects with a combined estimated value of around US$390.5 million were completed during the month
4. In March, there is an increase of 1 per cent in terms of number as well as in dollar value in the GCC's hospitality projects as compared ......read more
The property developer’s second project in the UAE capital receives significant interest ahead of its anticipated launch
20 April 2017 - Abu Dhabi, UAE: RAK Properties PJSC, Ras Al Khaimah's largest property developer listed on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange, has concluded another successful year at Cityscape Abu Dhabi creating a buzz ahead of Abu Dhabi project’s official launch in the coming months.
Expected to be officially announced during the next two months, RAK Properties showcased to visitors what to expect from its upcoming development in the United Arab Emirates’ capital at Abu Dhabi’s largest international real estate exhibition.
Featuring 266 apartments featuring a range of studios, one, two and three bedroom apartments in the heart of Al Reem Island, the new project follows the largely ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 19 April 2017: Al Qudra Real Estate, the real estate investment arm of Al Qudra Holding will be showcasing authentic and modern future projects including the Traditional Souq project in Abu Dhabi, Barari Ain Al Fayda project and Kasr Al Bahr Hotel in Rabat, Morocco, at Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2017. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, the exhibition will run from 18 to 20 April 2017 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) bringing together local, regional and international real estate specialists under one roof.
Mohammed Bin Thaaloob Al Derei, the Chairman of Al Qudra Holding said: “Our participation at Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2017 comes in line with our commitment to contributing to the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2017: The steel consumption of the UAE market in 2017 is set to increase by 10 per cent as compared to 2016, while the domestic production capacity to address these volumes is already in place, say members of ‘Magnet’, a UAE-based platform to discuss and disseminate insights on the steel industry.
Key industry stakeholders including Emirates Steel Industries, Conares, Hamriyah Steel and Union Iron & Steel participated in the ‘Magnet’ session held recently in Dubai for the rebar producers. The session covered discussions based on the current steel market outlook, which is very stable in terms of demand and supply. The rise in the number of infrastructure-development projects since the beginning of this year is in line with the strong recovery of economic growth in the ......read more
Hospitality firm secures its third project in the country in just two years as agreement to manage Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Lahore is finalised
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 April 2017 – Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has expanded its footprint in Pakistan after finalising an agreement to operate its third property in the country. The Swiss hospitality firm has signed a deal with the Orient Group of Companies to manage the 310-key Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Lahore, part of a new mixed-used development the government has earmarked as the city’s new commercial hub.
Set to be one of the tallest buildings in Pakistan when it opens in 2021, the property will be the focal point of the high-profile Finance and Trade Centre project in Johar Town, an up-and-coming district earmarked for significant ......read more
• AED310 million facility provided by ADIB, which was the mandated lead arranger and sole bookrunner
• Facility to finance final phase of Paragon Bay Mall construction
• Macquarie Capital Middle East acted as sole financial adviser
• Msquared Shopping Centres to lease and operate the Mall
Abu Dhabi, 19 April, 2017 – Tamouh Investments, the largest master developer on Reem Island and leading Abu Dhabi based real estate developer, is pleased to announce the signing of a AED310 million facility to fund the final phase of the construction of Tamouh’s Paragon Bay Mall in Marina Square, Reem Island. The ten year project financing will be provided by Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), which was the mandated lead arranger and sole bookrunner ......read more
Saudi Arabia based Ma’ather for Real Estate Management LLC invests in Asteco’s proven franchise brand, the first in the country
Dubai, April 19, 2017: Asteco, the Middle East’s largest independent full-service real estate company, has added its first franchise in Saudi Arabia to its growing integrated network, taking the tally of franchises to 15 in the GCC.
Following the signing of the agreement with Asteco’s licensing division, Ma’ather for Real Estate Management LLC, the main real estate division of the Rabiah & Nasser Group (RANCO), a leader in the Saudi construction, industrial and real estate industry, will now operate under the Asteco brand. The signing ceremony, which took place yesterday at Cityscape Abu Dhabi, was attended by Asteco Managing Director, John Stevens; Asteco ......read more
New shopping mall expands over 2.3 million square feet and comprises 300 shops and a family entertainment centre
Dhs. 1 billion project to be ready for Expo2020
Dubai-UAE: 19 April, 2017 - His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), the integrated free zone technology park, today unveiled the commemorative plaque and laid the foundation stone for Silicon Mall, the new 2.3 million square feet shopping mall by the LuLu Group International (LuLu Group), one of the top retailers in the Middle East, at the hi-tech park. The total investment on this new project is expected to be around Dhs. 1 billion.
The ceremony was attended by Dr Mohammed Alzarooni, Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DSOA, Yusuff Ali MA, Chairman and ......read more
UAE capital’s leading real estate event returns as research reveals the Emirates tops the charts for Middle East investment
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 19 April, 2017: The 11th edition of Cityscape Abu Dhabi opened its doors today to thousands of local, regional and international visitors who flocked to the capital’s largest real estate event to meet more than 100 exhibitors and see a host of new project launches.
The three-day property exhibition comes as new regional market research studies reveal that the UAE is the most appealing country to invest in real estate in the Middle East.
Figures from a new YouGov survey, commissioned ahead Cityscape Abu Dhabi revealed that 88% of home buyers, individual investors and institutional investors believe that the UAE is the most appealing country to invest in real estate in the ......read more
Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2017 convenes at a time when construction activities are in full swing at key Bloom projects
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 19 April, 2017 – Bloom Properties, a Bloom Holding business specializing in the development of integrated and sustainable communities, has provided investors and home buyers with updates of the ongoing construction activities across its diverse range of projects in Abu Dhabi and Dubai during its participation in the 11th edition of Cityscape Abu Dhabi currently underway at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
The developer said it has recently commenced the main construction works of its developments Stella Maris in Dubai Marina and Bloom Heights in Jumeirah Village Circle. Taking shape at the southern end of the vibrant hub of Dubai Marina, Stella Maris is a luxury project that will ......read more
With a world-class collection of hospitality and dining offerings, as well as the Capital’s most exciting celebrations, Al Maryah Island is establishing itself as Abu Dhabi’s most vibrant business and lifestyle destination
Abu Dhabi, 19 April, 2017: Having recently marked a plethora of milestones, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi’s business and lifestyle destination, will showcase its expanding collection of dining and hospitality offerings, alongside its array of celebrations, at this year’s Arabian Travel Market. From the official opening of the Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi in October 2016, to the announcement of The Galleria’s Dining Collection, to its impressive New Year’s Eve celebrations in December 2017, Al Maryah Island has firmly established itself as an energetic business & lifestyle ......read more
No signs of slowing down; exhibitors report high number of sales on opening day of capital’s largest real estate show
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 19 April, 2017: Investors and buyers are out in full force at Cityscape Abu Dhabi this week, as exhibitors reveal hundreds of new property launches, special promotion rates and payment plans for a host of local, regional and international real estate projects across a range of price points.
Taking place until 20 April at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Cityscape Abu Dhabi is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
Driving the sales on the show floor, Bloom Properties launched their Dubai-based project Bloom Towers in Jumeirah Village Circle ......read more
• Majid Al Futtaim is the first company from the Middle East to commit to Net Positive
• Company aims to become Net Positive in water consumption and carbon emissions by 2040
• Majid Al Futtaim joins other leading global corporations in Net Positive movement
Dubai, 18 April 2017 – Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has today launched its Net Positive strategy in the presence of Dr. Thani Ahmad Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment. The strategy aims to significantly reduce the company’s water consumption and carbon emissions to the extent that it puts more back into the environment than it takes out, resulting in a positive corporate ......read more
May 8 - 11, 2017 - Doha Exhibition & Convention Center (DECC)
Offer focused on environmental-friendly buildings, energy efficiency, smart buildings and home automation
8 select companies
Doha, April 18th 2017 - The French companies exhibiting at the Project Qatar from 8 to 11 May 2017, will be focusing on quality and reliability. The French Pavilion organized by Business France, national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, will introduce innovative products & technologies to local construction professionals in Doha.
The French pavilion will focus on sustainable and environmental-friendly buildings, energy efficiency and timber constructions but also smart buildings and home automation to reinforce partnerships with existing projects and develop new joint-ventures ......read more
Efficiency of laboratories in Abu Dhabi improves significantly from 57% in 2014 to 97% in 2017
Fluctuation in laboratory efficiency decreases from 66% in 2014 to 32% in 2017
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 17 April 2017 – The Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC), the entity responsible for developing quality infrastructure and raising awareness on quality standards in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, hosted a workshop for soil and construction material testing laboratories as part of the Proficiency Testing Programme aimed at improving the efficiency of dedicated laboratories across Abu Dhabi.
The workshop highlighted the results of the Proficiency Testing Programme that achieved a 40% increase in the technical competency of the soil and construction material laboratories, increasing from 57% in 2014 to 97% in 2017. This ......read more
12 April 2017 - Dubai UAE: “Overall, the hospitality market across the GCC witnessed an even split in increases and declines of KPIs in February 2017 when compared to the same month last year. In the GCC, half of the markets saw an increase in revenue per average room (RevPAR), these were the UAE, Kuwait, and Qatar; while the other half, KSA, Oman, and Bahrain, saw a slowdown in performance. Among the GCC cities surveyed, the city-based hotels of Dubai saw the highest occupancy at 89.1%, while the beach-based hotels had the highest average room rate at US$399. Also in the UAE, Abu Dhabi experienced the highest increase in RevPAR compared to February 2016.
Abu Dhabi’s hospitality market witnessed an increase across all KPI’s in February 2017. Last month, RevPAR increased by 21.7% when compared to the ......read more
• Sluggish job market and a shrinkage in the oil and gas sector continue to place pressure on the Abu Dhabi real estate market;
• Apartment sales prices down 1% and villas down 9%; apartment and villa rents down 3%
12 April 2017 - Dubai UAE: Average apartment sales prices in Abu Dhabi fell by 1% in Q1 2017 while villa prices dropped by 9% amid public and private sector downsizing, a byproduct of the static oil and gas sector, according to the Abu Dhabi Residential Market Q1 2017 report from leading international property agency Chestertons MENA.
“Sales prices are expected to further decline due to redundancies attributed to the shrinkage of the oil and gas sector. We believe the trend of downsizing or moving to more affordable areas will continue until 2018, ......read more
12th April 2017 - Dubai UAE: Liberty House Group has launched its new Speciality Steels business and appointed some of the most prominent international metals industry figures to lead the operation.
The move comes in anticipation of completion of Liberty’s agreed £100m acquisition of Tata Steel UK Speciality Steels, employing around 1,700 people in the North of England. A definitive agreement was signed between Liberty and Tata Steel in February and the acquisition is expected to be completed in the near future, subject to the necessary regulatory approvals.
The management board designate of Liberty Speciality Steels will include Jon Bolton as chief executive, Peter Hogg as chief operations officer and Chris Kirby as chief financial officer.
Jon Bolton is currently chief executive of Liberty’s plates ......read more
Winners of the competition will win a year’s free rent at 93- 94 Avenues OR Nad Al Hamar Avenues Community Centres’ worth AED 350,000
April 11, 2017, Dubai, UAE – In line with the UAE declaring 2017 as the year of giving, leading property developer and real estate management company, International House for Real Estate Project Management (IHRPM), is launching the ‘Unleash Your Inner Entrepreneur Campaign’. This exciting competition is aimed at giving future and upcoming entrepreneurs a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take the next step in developing their business. The competition has been launched in partnership with two major radio stations, business incubators and a team of reputable firms that will boost the final winner towards operating a successful enterprise in the UAE.
Launching today, ......read more
Awards series recognizes best-practice contributions to the plastics industry
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, April 11, 2017 – Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA), the go to resource for industry data in the region, announced the winners of the 7th edition of the GPCA Plastics Excellence Awards. The awards ceremony took place on April 9, 2017, in Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, on the sidelines of the 8th GPCA PlastiCon.
Sabic in partnership with Hira Industries, KSA won in the ‘Joint Development/Improvement of a New Product or Application – Resin Producer & Plastic Converter’ category for their improved use of SABIC’s new LDPE dedicated foam grade in Aerofoam (pipe/tube insulation), while Ingenia Polymers Company, also from KSA, took home the award for ‘Innovative and ......read more
10 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: A car is one of the biggest investments one would make and quite naturally it is expected to be as flawless through the test of time. However, that’s just not the case. Most cars undergo a bumpy ride each day, get beaten by the weather and are faced by the agony of pebbles and road debris, which can take nicks out of the paint.
However, there are ways to protect the appearance of your car!
A quick and easy fix would be a regular wash and wax and adding a buff would be a step further. But, if you are looking for something long-term, the best available option would be to add an invisible Paint Protection Film to the most vulnerable spots on the car. It offers a strong defense not only against stones and bird dropping but also helps when it comes to shielding your automobiles, from ......read more
Dubai, 10th April, 2017: Centrepoint, Middle East’s largest fashion retailer, heralds the future of its retail stores with the opening of its re-designed concept format at Doha Festival City. The new store opened amidst high anticipation from customers on 5th April, 2017. It is one of the cornerstones of the shopping mall with a retail space of 58,092 sq. ft. split on 2 levels making it the fourth-largest retail offering in Doha Festival City.
The flagship store houses a Café, Kids’ Entertainment area, and customer-centric shopping environment, where the future-focused retailer has striven to enhance the digital experience at its store for the visually-driven millennials and younger families that it is increasingly catering to. Interactive tablets are placed throughout the store prompt customers on star ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 9, 2017: Dubai’s leading developer G & Co and one of the leading real estate brokerage agencies Fortune 5 recently launched The Fields Sales Centre located in Mohammed Bin Rashid City at a ceremony attended by more than 300 real estate professionals. The newly opened state of the art Sales Centre spread over 7,000 square feet will offer real estate agents a platform to showcase the Cassia family homes at the Fields, District 11, MBR City. “It is important to showcase the developer’s track record, delivered projects and developments currently under construction and its ambitions moving forward. This Sales Centre reflects the high standards and values upheld by the developer G & Co. Fortune 5 has had a long history with G & Co and we are proud of this association. Our values and beliefs ......read more
Dubai, 09 April 2017
• Mission to align with growth of digital economy and smart cities in the UAE and KSA
• 12 French industry experts to bring their skills and knowledge to help local business grow
Bpifrance (French Public Investment Bank) and Societe Generale Middle East partner with Business France to bring companies to the Gulf Cooperation Council to help advance the region’s commitment to the digital economy and innovation in urban development.
A select delegation of 12 enterprises from France will spend a week in Dubai and Riyadh meeting prospective partners in the public and private sector to better understand the local market and explore ways in which the local economies can benefit from the expertise and knowledge that has made them innovation leaders in their ......read more
CEO Cameron Mitchell Recognized for Leading VOX Cinemas to Become Largest Cinema Brand
Dubai, UAE, December 13th 2016 – Majid Al Futtaim Cinemas, owner of the VOX Cinemas brand of cinemas in the Middle East, will receive the “Global Achievement Award in Exhibition,” it was announced today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon. CinemaCon, the official ......read more
Lighting the Christmas Tree’ ceremony on 16 December
Santa’s Grotto from 17-24 December
An incredible performances of children’s favourite “Cinderella on Ice” from 23-25 December
Abu Dhabi, 13 December 2016: The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi (The Mall at WTCAD), the modern shopping destination located at the heart of Abu Dhabi, is ......read more
Outstanding Offers and Weekly Draws to Warm Everyone’s Heart!
Campaign: Dalma Winter Season – All About Sharing
Date: 11 December 2016 to 21 January 2017
Embrace the Winter Season and visit Dalma Mall from 11 December 2016 to 21 January 2017.
We are offering everyone a winning chance! When you shop for AED 200, you will enter the Winter Weekly Draw going up to a total of ......read more
Leading universal loyalty platform to revolutionize commercial loyalty and Government incentivisation through its blockchain capabilities
In line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of UAE, Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to bring an innovative future forward to become a reality
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2016: Loyyal, ......read more
The 19th edition of realty exhibition expecting to attract thousands of NRIs over the 3-day expo
Investor confidence gets boost due to demonetisation, home loan rates to be down to 7-8%; RERA, GST and REIT to further improve transparency and bring healthier, sustainable growth
Top developers across India meet for exclusive face-to-face interaction.
Properties boast features such as ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 07 December 2016: Full of festive cheer this December as Yas Mall will be transformed into a Festive Fantasia, complete with magical performances and live entertainment to bring fun and laughter for families and friends.
To get everyone into the festive spirit, Yas Mall will be decorated with bright coloured lights, shimmering Palm Trees and cheerful decorations in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 7, 2016: Superbrands, the independent authority and arbiter of branding, announced that the voting process to choose the brands in the UAE which will be recognised and honoured as a Superbrand 2017 has commenced.
Superbrands is by invitation only, and the brands which have been successfully graded or voted through independent research and the stringent Superbrands Council ......read more
Dubai Expo 2020, is expected to bring 25 million visitors who will visit theme parks and FECs in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, December 6th, 2016: Although theme parks have a pull-factor for their leisure attractions owing to their creativity quotient, Family Entertainment Centres (FECs) will co-exist and flourish along the same lines as per International Expo Consults, the organisers of the DEAL 2017 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2016: fischer unveiled their yearly calendar for 2017 with a heart whelming concept using exceptional artworks from the brilliant students of Al Noor Training Centre for Children With Special Needs, BPS Academy, Al Khaleej National School and Senses Residential Care Home. The event was held in fischer new office and warehouse at JAFZA headed by Mr. Alex Bassler ......read more
Emaar, Dubai Properties, Nakheel, Damac and Deyaar among the real-estate players who will be showcasing at the second edition of the property exhibition in India.
Exhibition to be inaugurated by H.E. Dr. Ahmed Al Banna, UAE Ambassador to India.
Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2016: Dubai property giants are all set to head towards Mumbai, India, for the second edition of Dubai ......read more
Dubai, 5th December, 2016: Centrepoint, the region’s largest fashion retailer, is renowned for the breadth of its fashion and cosmetics product range. The popular retailer caters to the mid-market segment across the Middle East and houses homegrown concepts, Babyshop, Splash, Shoe Mart and Lifestyle, under its umbrella. Centrepoint has now announced the introduction of a sunglass ......read more
Dubai, 4, December, 2016: Danube Properties, UAE’s leading property developer, entered a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bank of Baroda today with an aim to provide home loan for customers of the Dreamz By Danube project against their property purchase. The agreement was signed by Mr Rizwan Sajan, Founder & Chairman of Danube Group and Mr. Suhas D. Sontakke, Dy. General ......read more
The realty exhibition will be hosting exclusive seminar on Demonetization; will discuss effects on Indian real-estate in detail
The 3-day exhibition will be held at Hall 2, Dubai World Trade Centre, from December 8-10, 2016
Dubai, UAE, December 4, 2016: The much-awaited Indian Property Show, showcasing a diverse and comprehensive line-up of properties, is once again geared up to mark ......read more
Dubai 4 December 2016: Albaddad Capital, the leading economic group specialized in providing modern external solutions, temporary buildings and relief units, has announced a large expansion in its factories, which located in the national industries Park , and extends to 500.000 square feet.
Dr. Fateen Al Baddad. Chairman, Albaddad Capital has signed the agreement with National Industries ......read more
Marks The Opening of 200th ADNOC Oasis Store in UAE
Prizes Worth AED1 Million Up for Grabs
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 03 December, 2016: ADNOC Distribution has rolled out a promotional campaign titled ‘Oasis of Surprises’, giving away prizes worth a total of AED1 million to customers of ADNOC Oasis convenience stores and ADNOC Oasis 365 grocery stores.
Running from 03 ......read more
Citywide Sale from 1- 3 Dec at malls and retail outlets covers diverse range of merchandise
Retail event to reward shoppers during National Day celebrations
Dubai, UAE, 30 November 2016: Dubai’s first National Day Super Sale kicks off on Thursday, 1 December, with the new retail initiative promising to offer a memorable and rewarding shopping experience to residents and ......read more
Two new retail developments announced for growing residential areas of Nad Al Sheba and Al Quoz 2
Traditional design elements combined with contemporary touches for a unique customer experience
As part of aswaaq’s dedication to nurturing SMEs, at least 20% of leasing opportunities offered to Dubai SME members
Dubai, UAE, November 30, 2016
aswaaq has announced plans for two ......read more
TRYANO celebrates The UAE's National Day
Join us for a weekend of celebrations & Festivities.
Date: Thursday, December 1st to Saturday December 3rd
Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Tryano first floor, Yas Mall
UAE National Day Weekend Children's Activities
In celebration of the UAE's 45th National Day, TRYANO will feature a variety of activities to keep all our ......read more
Abu Dhabi, November 29, 2016: The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi, the modern shopping destination located at the heart of Abu Dhabi, is gearing up to celebrate the 45th UAE National Day in a creative way this year, yet with great enthusiasm and a truly patriotic spirit.
The Mall is inviting all its visitors from 1st to 3rd December, to participate in an interactive, tech-fused ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 29 November 2016: The continued strengthening of the UAE’s legal infrastructure will bring more foreign investment to the region, according to Links Group, one of the UAE’s leading providers of commercial facilitation and advisory services.
“Much effort has been placed by the country’s leadership to create a competitive and prosperous economy with a ......read more
62% hike in interest in the category, reveals Indian Property Survey by Sumansa Exhibitions
Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Pune, Hyderabad grab the spot for top 5 preferred cities for investments by expat Indians
28th November 2016; Dubai, UAE: In a survey conducted amongst 15,000 expatriate Indians in UAE by Sumansa Exhibitions, the organizers of the upcoming Indian Property Show, it was ......read more
Comprehensive retail sector strategy developed to sustainably grow Dubai’s global competitiveness as a retail destination for tourists, increase retail spend and drive incremental GDP impact
DFRE’s launch of annual Retail Calendar in collaboration with DED and key private sector stakeholders, foundational outcome of the strategy
Dubai, UAE: 28 November 2016: ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 27 November 2016: In celebration of the UAE’s 45th National Day, Yas Mall, will be offering its visitors ten days of wonder and excitement through a stellar lineup of activities for locals and tourists from across the region.
A unique array of activities will be hosted from December 1st-3rd, including a collection of vintage photographs of the UAE’s rulers, as well ......read more
Northern Emirates property market stable
Minimal relocations between Dubai and the Northern Emirates
Demand for office space remains stagnant
Dubai, UAE, November 27, 2016: Average rents in Sharjah are still 38% cheaper than in 2008, as additional supply keeps rates from increasing rapidly, according to the UAE Property Review Q3 2016 report from leading real estate consultancy ......read more
Dubai, November 27, 2016: Al-Futtaim has announced the appointment of Dr. Hayan Sayed as Chief Executive Officer of Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies.
Part of Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate, Al-Futtaim Engineering is a multi-disciplinary engineering organisation operating across UAE, Qatar and Saudi Arabia with over 30 years of successful operations. Al-Futtaim Technologies is ......read more
Real Estate Regulatory Agency – Ajman [ARRA], the state-run institution mandated with regulating the real estate activities and developments in Ajman, today held a press briefing to announce the upcoming “Ajman Real Estate Conference 1” scheduled for December 14 (2016), that will showcase the real estate project pipeline in the Emirate and its envisioned future.
To be held ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 24, 2016: Lebanese music superstar and world music award Carole Samaha was in Abu Dhabi yesterday at TRYANO and meet the lucky TRYANO’s competition winners while celebrating TRYANO’s this year’s campaign “it’s All You- Let’s Celebrate!”
Fans turned out in force to catch a glimpse of the global icon with ......read more
“Industry need to back more sustainable solution for Dubai’s District Cooling needs,” DC Pro Engineering CEO
Dubai, UAE - 24 November 2016: DC Pro Engineering UAE, a leading authority in the field of District Energy in the world and renowned sustainability leader in the field of Green Building MEP Designs in the region, has returned to the region’s largest ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2016: To commemorate the 45th UAE National Day celebrations of 2016 and in line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, to create conditions that are conducive for happiness of individuals, families and employees, and to promote positivity as a core ......read more
UAE consumers on the look out for hassle free, convenient shopping experiences away from crowds and busy malls, Dubai Properties survey reveals
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2016: Despite the abundance of air conditioned malls and plush shopping centers, consumers in the UAE are increasingly preferring to stay closer to home for family related activities such as dining out and daily ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2016: Hypermarket and supermarket chain Carrefour, operated by Majid Al Futtaim, will open a 100,000 square foot hypermarket in the new nature-inspired Cityland Mall, which is scheduled for launch in the second quarter of 2018.
The hypermarket, which is set to be the largest in the Dubailand area, will cater to the growing residential communities ......read more
Firm says consultancy landscape ‘changing’ as clients look to consolidate operations
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2016: Construction consultancy Linesight (formerly known as Bruce Shaw) is targeting 15 percent growth in the Middle East and North Africa over the next 5 years, with the launch of a set of new services aimed at helping the industry consolidate costs and ......read more
The Biggest Online Sale in the Middle East begins tomorrow: 23rd to 26th November
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2016: The most awaited White Friday 2016, the biggest online sale in the Middle East by SOUQ.com starts tomorrow across the GCC and Egypt. SOUQ.com, the largest online and marketplace retailer in the region is offering incredible White Friday deals that will go live from the ......read more
HE Abdullah Al Saleh, Undersecretary of the UAE Ministry of Economy, visited the Conares stand (No. A111) in Zabeel Hall at the ongoing at Big 5 exhibition in Dubai World Trade Centre.
The Dubai-headquartered company supplies 80,000 MT steel to four key infrastructure-development projects in the UAE in recent months.
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2016: Steel manufacturing ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2016: Danube Group, the UAE-based multi-conglomerate, has announced its participation at this year’s Big 5 show, which will be held at Dubai’s World Trade Center from the 21st of November to the 24th of November 2016. Located in Hall 4 at stands B-191 and C-191, Danube, will showcase a range of new products from their brand Milano.
This year, Danube ......read more
Aleris, a global aluminum rolled products producer serving diverse industries, has announced that it will showcase its innovative aluminum solutions customized for architectural applications at the Big 5 exhibition, the largest construction event in Middle East, to be held in Dubai World Trade Center between November 21 and 24, 2016.
During the exhibition, Aleris will demonstrate its solutions ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 21, 2016: His Excellency Ahmed bin Nasser Al Mahrizi, Minister of Tourism, signed an agreement today with Eng. Samih Sawaris, Chairman of Orascom Development Holding AG, Muriya’s largest shareholder, to develop City Walk, a vibrant beachfront commercial city complex. Set to be located in North Al Hail, the development comes as part of the continued collaboration ......read more
Popular Vaastu & Feng Shui expert Dr. Padmaja to provide free consultation and conduct interactive seminars from 8-10th Dec.
Dubai, UAE, November 21, 2016: By simply making a few changes at home, one can definitely live peacefully and with more happiness, says Dr. Padmaja, a well-known Vaastu and Feng Shui expert. She will be conducting free seminars on Vaastu & ......read more
Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates., November 20, 2016 -Kazema portable toilets- The UAE based seller of portable sanitation products has recently been granted ISO 9001:2015 certification. The company is well known for its distribution of portable toilets in Middle East, India and the African region. Kazema is also the official distributor of the high end Portable Toilets ......read more
Visit the Emirati Traditional Village at Dalma Mall to Celebrate the 45th UAE National Day!
You can indulge in the Emirati spirit of the Union through various activities dedicated to this joyful day.
Here are some of the activities that you can enjoy at Dalma Mall:
Take memorable pictures at the Emirati Tent and accessorize yourself with traditional clothes and artifacts
Taste the ......read more
200-Km Long, 320-Km/Hr High-speed Train to Get Operational in 2018, Connecting Tangier and Kenitra Cities
His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi Underlines Fund’s Commitment to Ensuring Substantial Economic Measures to Beneficiary Nations
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 20 November, 2016: Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) signed a concessionary loan agreement to the tune of AED147 ......read more
The Lebanese superstar is the store’s first artist performance
Abu Dhabi, November 20, 2016: TRYANO, the UAE’s very own specialty premium department store will be hosting the Lebanese superstar Carole Samaha for a live performance on November 23rd.
Fans will get a special treat as Samaha kicks off the department store’s holiday festivities with a selection of ......read more
Corresponding to the growth of GCC interior contracting market by 25.6% this year
KSA market share of 43% & value of USD 52.5 Billion,
UAE market share of 31% & value of USD 37.2 Billion,
Qatar projects worth of USD 22.7 Billions during 2016
Dubai – November 20, 2016: USGBORAL ME, the renowned manufacturer of interior finishing products, has begun ......read more
Free zone to support key customers and exhibit service offering at The Big 5 Dubai construction event
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 20, 2016: The building and construction sector in Dubai’s Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), A DP World Company and the UAE’s flagship trade and logistics hub, posted 14% growth in the number of registered companies, from June 2015 to June ......read more
Current turnover is AED260 million
Shifting from B2B to B2C next month
Dubai plant making 1000 types of panels
Plants planned in six countries including India and China
Rising demand for fire-retardant wall panels
Bollywood stars as Brand Ambassadors for two years
Anupam Lunawat: Focus on products boasting natural looks
Dubai, November 20, 2016: Keeping in mind the ......read more
Event: Dalma Mall Kids Corner
Location: Dalma Mall, Fountain Area, Kids Corner
Date: Friday 18 November 2016
Time: 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Visit Dalma Mall’s Kids Corner for more fun and educational activities!
This Friday 18 November 2016, and every Friday, from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm, your kids will explore a lot of educational and fun activities that will help refining their ......read more
The futuristic project will see sustainable creative installations integrated within Dubai Media City, Dubai Internet City and Dubai Knowledge Park
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: In line with its commitment to creating smart, vibrant and sustainable business communities, TECOM Group, a member of Dubai Holding, has partnered with JCDecaux SA (Euronext Paris: DEC), the number one outdoor ......read more
Strong performance resulting in positive EBITDA of AED 4.2 million
Marka operates a total of 53 outlets across all divisions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 16 November 2016: Marka PJSC (DFM: MARKA), the first retail-focused listed company in the UAE, today released its interim financial results for the third quarter of 2016. For the three months ending 30 September 2016, ......read more
As the region’s avid online shoppers get set for another record-breaking 4-day shopping festival, SOUQ.com ensures a seamless and exciting shopping experience for customers
25K exclusive new deals to be launched on the website and mobile app
SOUQ.com gears up for 20 million visits during White Friday
With the introduction of new Fashion, FMCG and lifestyle categories, 50% ......read more
United Arab Emirates -16th November 2016: GV2 – VEDA FRANCE designs, manufactures and markets a full range of joints for the building industry: expansion joints, control joints, joint covers, fire-stop systems, stair nosings, etc.
We offer solutions tailored to all types of building (shopping centres, hospitals, schools, industrial buildings, airports, etc.), for both ......read more