Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2017: Since its establishment in 2013, the Rental Disputes Center (RDC) has worked toward becoming the international reference point for resolving rental disputes via an integrated judicial system that is characterised by speed and accuracy, and supports sustainability.
In addition to settling rental disputes, the RDC also contributes to formulating proactive solutions that ensure the real estate sector is supported throughout every stage of its growth. To achieve this, the RDC's team works with other legislative bodies and entities to develop plans and mechanisms that monitor market rhythm and respond to the expectations and needs of all parties in the sector.
Consideration of disputes
The RDC is the judicial arm of Dubai Land Department and has the capacity to not only deal ......read more
Project Comprises Three Buildings
Revenues to Benefit Orphans Including Children of AMAF’s Family Village
Dubai-UAE: 17 September, 2017: The Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) inaugurated a new residential and commercial endowment development in Al Bada’a area of Dubai, funded by His Excellency Ahmed Ali Al Abdulla. The project’s revenues will benefit the orphans in AMAF’s care including those residing in the Family Village, the region’s first community orphanage that provides more than 30 children with shelter, education, and support in a stable family environment.
His Excellency Tayeb Al-Rais, Secretary General of AMAF, Ahmed Bu Shihab, Director of AMAF’s Endowment Development Department, and His Excellency Ahmed Ali Al Abdulla attended the ceremony. Other ......read more
Danube properties wins two coveted awards at Forbes Middle East Award ceremony and Gulf Business Award ceremony simultaneously
16th September, 2017; Dubai, UAE: It’s yet another outstanding achievement by Danube Properties, the leading Property Developer in the region delivering affordable and sustainable development with high standards of construction. The realty division bags two prestigious awards: Top Real Estate Company in the Arab world by Forbes Middle East on 9th of September at Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah and Best Real Estate Company in the Arab World by The Gulf Business Awards on 10th of September at Fairmont the Palm Hotel in Dubai.
On receiving the award, MR. RIZWAN SAJAN, Founder & Chairman – Danube group said, “Winning two awards concurrently on the prestigious forums of ......read more
Dubai Land Department signs MoU with Sumansa Exhibitions to further strengthen partnership for the Dubai Property Show
13th September, 2017; Dubai, UAE: Following successful exhibitions in Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, and Shanghai, the last two of which generated AED 1.2 billion and AED 800 million of investments respectively, Dubai Land Department (DLD) now plans to explore new destinations for promoting the Emirate’s attractive real estate market through its flagship event, the Dubai Property Show. At a ceremony hosted during Cityscape Global 2017, DLD signed an MoU with Sumansa Exhibitions – the organisers of the Dubai Property Show – with the aim of further strengthening ties between the two parties to take Dubai’s real estate across the globe. The MoU was signed by Majid Al-Marri Senior Director ......read more
ARTAR COO says the emirate’s property market has a proven reputation for delivering long-term benefits
Dubai, UAE, 13 September 2017: Saudi Arabian investors will continue to put their faith in Dubai real estate because the emirate’s property market has a proven reputation for delivering long-term benefits, a developer said at Cityscape Global today.
Okbah Abdulkarim, Chief Operating Officer of ARTAR Real Estate Development, says Dubai’s status as a safe haven for real investors remains intact and major developments driving the economy are building investor interest, particularly from Saudi.
Official Dubai Land Department figures show that, in the 18 months from January 2016 to the end of June this year, the biggest GCC investors in Dubai real estate other than Emiratis were Saudis who made a total ......read more
Shaikhani Group is showcasing Dh900 mln worth of properties
The group so far completed projects worth Dh450 million with 359 units. Total 180 apartments have been sold out in till August 2017.
Developers are euphoric about selling and getting ROI right onsite
Dubai, UAE, September 12, 2017: Dubai-based property developer Shaikhani Group lauded Cityscape and authorities on their decision of allowing the property developers to sell properties at their stands at the exhibition, which will run from 11 to 13 September, 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Shaikhani Group so far completed projects worth Dh450 million with 359 units. Total 180 apartments have been sold out in 2017.
Mahmood Shaikhani, Managing Director of Shaikhani Group, said: “The historic decision of selling ......read more
More than 300 entrants shortlisted to 11 winners from UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Argentina, Brazil, India, Malaysia and Bangladesh
Dubai, UAE, 12 September, 2017: Real estate projects from the GCC, South America and Asia have been recognised as best in class at the Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets, announced during a gala dinner on Monday 11 September.
With more than 300 initial submissions received, a total of 44 projects representing local and international projects from 17 countries were shortlisted before the winners were revealed at the Conrad Hotel, Dubai. The winning projects embody the very best in architectural excellence for future and built developments across the globe.
Two UAE projects picked up awards on the night; Developer, Swiss Property, and British ......read more
Colliers International named as the official management company for Tilal Mall during a high-level signing ceremony on the first day of Cityscape Global Dubai 2017
Sharjah, 12 September 2017: Tilal Properties, a leading Sharjah-based real estate developer and the first to develop freehold and leasehold properties in the emirate, has unveiled sweeping expansion plans for its flagship retail project ‘Tilal Mall’, as a part of its strategy to lead the emirate’s booming property sector and provide the perfect destination for investors, residents, tourists and entrepreneurs.
The comprehensive range of updates involve increasing the area designated for construction from 256,000 square metres to 400,000 square metres and raising the total gross leasing area from 69,000 square metres to 115,982 square metres. The ......read more
Fäm Properties CEO spotlights market shift at Cityscape Global as plot owners take development route, land advisory set to boom, speculators fade
Dubai, UAE, 12 September 2017: Real estate investors in Dubai are opting to develop land plots rather than wait for a return to lucrative sales profits in a market no longer dominated by speculators.
This significant market shift was highlighted at Cityscape Global today by Firas Al Msaddi, CEO of fäm Properties, one of Dubai’s largest real estate brokerages.
“Between 2010-2013 in prime Dubai areas, trading plots was one of the most lucrative real estate investments,” said Al Msaddi. “But in the last three years, plot prices reached optimum level, killing opportunities to buy and sell for profit in the short and medium term.
“As re-sale ......read more
Developer showcases prestige projects at Cityscape Global 2017 in Dubai
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 11 September, 2017: Bloom Properties, a Bloom Holding business specializing in the development of integrated and sustainable communities, is marking an impactful participation at the 16th edition of Cityscape Global 2017, providing investors, home buyers and visitors at the definitive exhibition with construction updates on its diverse range of developments in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
The construction of Bloom Heights, the developer’s project in Dubai’s Jumeirah Village Circle, has advanced significantly, with work proceeding on the main towers. Bloom Heights will comprise a total of 686 residential units ranging from studios to three-bedroom apartments. Scheduled for completion in Q2 2019, the development benefits from ......read more
The latest BNC Network’s report shows, 7,878 building projects are active in the UAE – reflecting the vibrancy of the construction activities in the building sector
The total value of 7,878 building projects in the UAE reaches Dh836 billion (US$227.9 billion) in September 2017
Of all the building projects, US$100.5 billion worth of projects are high-rise towers, rising above 15 floors
In terms of value, US$121.1 billion worth of buildings are being built in Dubai, while US$64.3 billion worth of projects are being developed in Abu Dhabi
Number of building projects increased by 2% in August 2017
A total of 228 building projects with a combined estimated value of US$4 billion were completed during August 2017
BNC Network tracks 25,324 live projects ......read more
Region’s largest real estate event offers diverse portfolio of projects, on-site sales for UAE projects and hundreds of global developments on show
Dubai, 11 September, 2017: The 16th edition of Cityscape Global, the Middle East’s largest, most influential real estate event, officially opened today at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Recognised as the barometer for the regional real estate industry, Cityscape Global runs until Wednesday 13 September and will host to almost 300 exhibitors including the UAE’s major real estate developers Dubai Holding, Nakheel, Meydan, Meraas, Dubai South, DAMAC, Aldar Properties, as well as other local and international exhibitors from 30 countries.
Marking a milestone for Cityscape Global’s continued cooperation with the Dubai Land Department and its Real Estate ......read more
Al Msaddi says landlords believe cryptocurrency initiatives will attract educated, savvy tenants
Dubai, UAE, 11 September 2017: One of Dubai’s largest real estate brokerages revealed today that some landlords will start accepting Bitcoin payments for residential property rental within one of the city’s major new developments starting next month.
On the opening day of Cityscape Global, fäm Properties said that from 1st October a number of landlords whose properties are managed by the company are willing to accept Bitcoin rental payments for a limited number of apartments at City Walk, the new destination in the heart of Jumeirah. provided there are clear regulatory guidelines in place.
Firas Al Msaddi, CEO of fäm Properties, said the initiative had been inspired by the recent announcement that a real ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 11, 2017: Dubai’s world class infrastructure and ideal location positions it as one of the best cities in the world to live and do business with unlimited potential. It has been established that investors get higher yield in Dubai when compared to real estate investments in many other global cities. Hence, property investors from across the world consider Dubai to be one of their most preferred destinations for real estate investments.
With the significant growth of the real estate sector, Rocky Real Estate, UAE’s leading brokerage firm has reinforced its position as one of the reputable players in Dubai’s real estate market. Mr. Suraj Rajshekar, General Manager of Rocky Real Estate Freehold Division said “Our experience of being in this market right from 1976 has played a ......read more
Select three-bedroom units in landmark high-rise complex will cost AED1 million for limited three-day period
Promotion comes following Cityscape Global’s decision to allow direct buying for the first time in event’s history
Sharjah, 10th September 2017: Al Thuriah Properties, the UAE’s premier property developer that specializes in high-rise residential towers and communities, today announced it is launching a special promotion at Cityscape Global 2017 on a limited range of apartments at Sahara Tower 6.
The promotion is on 33 three-bedroom apartments – each of which will be discounted by AED333,000 to cost buyers AED1 million per apartment – and is valid during Cityscape only. The unit price will return to the price as displayed in the Al Thuriah Properties sales office ......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 of the energy projects have reached $331 billion (Dh1.21 trillion) in September 2017
Value of utility project in the Gulf reached $302 billion (Dh1.1 trillion) in Sept., 2017
Total value of industrial projects reach $181 billion (Dh666.47 billion), according to BNC Network
BNC Network tracks 25,324 live projects worth Dh26.4 trillion across the GCC
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2017: Total value of 21,893 active construction ......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 Shafar, CEO of Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider.
“Once a building has been commissioned, there is a need to maintain its operating efficiency. District cooling represents a paradigm shift in the fundamental thinking behind the provision of comfortable indoor environments. These community-cooling solutions offer significant new opportunities for ......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 Cityscape Global 2017, exhibiting alongside other Dubai Holding companies including Dubai Design District (d3).
The premier property exhibition, Cityscape Global will run from 11 to 13 September, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Over the years, Cityscape Global has gained tremendous traction, becoming the world’s largest real estate investment and development event for emerging markets.
Visitors to the Dubai Properties ......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 the highly awaited ‘Brand of the Year’ award and unveil the 13th edition of the much sought-after Superbrands book, which includes a two-page profile of each of the Superbrands.
In its 13th edition, the Superbrands tribute event is considered the ‘Oscars of Branding’ by the corporate world and speaking about the event, Mr. Mike English, Director, Superbrands Middle East, said, “Marketers have always had to juggle ......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 11th to 13th September at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. Through its participation at the exhibition, Al Marjan Island will continue to raise Ras Al Khaimah’s (RAK) tourism and real estate profile and will showcase a host of mixed developments that will offer focused investment opportunities to potential investors.
“We aim to continue our support to such industry events, with the primary objective of ......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 real estate projects at Cityscape Global 2017, the world-leading real estate exhibition that will take place at the Dubai World Trade Center from 11th to 13th September.
Talal Moafaq Al Gaddah, CEO of MAG Property Development, commented: "Our aim at MAG PD is to offer a wide variety of projects that cater to different segments of society. We consider Cityscape Global to be the ideal platform for not only promoting our brand and projects, ......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 in partnership between YouGov and Cityscape Global, asked GCC home buyers and real estate investors where they feel most comfortable investing their money globally and 45% of respondents cited the UAE, up from 42% in 2016, while 63% chose the UAE from among countries in the Middle East specifically
Collectively, 69% of respondents chose Dubai as the ‘go to’ city for real estate investment, with two thirds (66%) expecting the impact ......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, City Centre Deira, Abu Dhabi Marina Mall, Yas Mall, Mushrif Mall and Deerfields.
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 of on-site sales for all UAE projects, which means visitors will be able to compare investment options in one place and make purchasing decisions right on the show room floor.
With up to 300 exhibitors vying for attention and offering exclusive deals at the event, which runs from Monday 11 to Wednesday 13 September, here are six deals to name a few:
Jumeirah Golf Estates
Units in Jumeirah Golf Estates’ AlAndalus ......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 consultancy services across its portfolio of developments.
The bulk of contracts awarded this year have been for DAMAC’s largest master golf community, AKOYA Oxygen, with major construction ongoing across the 55-million square foot development. DAMAC has, for this year alone, entered into contracts worth AED 1.8 billion, appointing highly-reputed partners to deliver the construction works for AKOYA Oxygen.
“DAMAC has awarded ......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 ......read more
Dubai: Hospitality Management Holding (HMH) has announced today the appointment of Mr Aboudi Asali as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Mr Asali joins HMH with over twenty years of hospitality experience, starting at the Four Seasons Hotel Boston. After several years in operations, Mr Asali joined Arthur Andersen as a Real Estate and Hospitality Consultant in Bahrain and then London. ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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, ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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. ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......read more
Micky and Renuka Jagtiani honoured at 2017 World Retail Congress
Dubai, UAE: April 8, 2017 – Landmark Group, a Dubai-based multinational conglomerate, today announced that its founder and Chairman Micky Jagtiani and Vice Chairperson Renuka Jagtiani were inducted into the Retail Hall of Fame at a private ceremony held during the 2017 World Retail Congress at Madinat Jumeirah Hotel ......read more
As the Mall opens its doors with a celebratory bang, the Mall promises even more entertainment and surprises are yet to come!
Doha, 6th April 2017: Doha Festival City, the largest entertainment, retail and hospitality destination in Qatar, managed and operated by Al-Futtaim, opened its doors to the public yesterday, 5th April 2017. Thousands of visitors flocked to the new Mall from 10am ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 April 2017: P&O Ports has won a 30-year concession for the management and development of a multi-purpose port project at Bosasso in the Puntland State of Somalia. The approximate investment for the modern multi-purpose facility will be USD $ 336m (approx. AED 1.235b) divided into two phases: USD $136 million (approx. AED500m) for Phase 1 and USD$ 200 ......read more
Think you have what it takes to conquer all seven tasks in the 60 Seconds to BurJuman? Come down to BurJuman before 15 April and test your skills for your chance to win some great prizes!
Customers spending more than 100AED at BurJuman can compete for their chance to win great prizes from some of their favourite BurJuman retailers.
Open to everyone aged six and older, the 60 ......read more
Ras Al Khaimah – UAE – 4 April 2017: The size of the real estate sector in Ras Al Khaimah expanded considerably between 2011 and 2015, increasing from AED 3.401 billion in 2011 to AED 4.947 billion in 2015, a total percentage of growth of 45%, according to a study by Ras Al Khaimah Chamber of Commerce on the real estate sector in the Emirate.
Total annual growth of the real estate ......read more
AED 77 billion of Dubai real estate transactions during the first quarter of 2017
Bin Mejren: A new law issued for rents in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, April 4, 2017: The Dubai Land Department revealed the results of real estate transactions during the first quarter of 2017. His Excellency Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of Dubai Land Department announced the value of real estate transactions ......read more
According to a recent report by REIDIN, Dubai is the only city that has consistently provided yields above the 7 per cent mark, whereas the average in other cities has been closer to 4.5 per cent
Dubai, UAE, April 3, 2017: The 13th edition of International Property Show kicked off today, on Sunday April 2nd 2017 in Dubai World Trade Centre. The show is being organised in conjunction with ......read more
Founded in Singapore in 1858, Robinsons took Dubai by storm during its official opening at Dubai Festival City
Dubai, UAE, April 1, 2017: As the sun set over the creek in Dubai Festival City, Robinsons opened its doors with an exclusive VIP launch event. The store of inspiration created an immersive shopping experience and enchanted guests by different discovery areas of fashion, ......read more
H.E. Mohammad Abdulla Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future, UAE Ministry of Cabinet Affairs
H.E. Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman, Executive Affairs Authority of Abu Dhabi; Managing Director and Group Chief Executive Officer, Mubadala
Moderator: Simon Baptist, Group Chief Executive, EIU, The Economist
HE Eng. Suhail Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy, and HE Dr Thani Al Zayoudi, UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, discuss the need to adopt sustainable practices for future prosperity
Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit held at the Paris-Sorbonne in Abu Dhabi from March 27-30, 2017
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 30, 2017: Day one of the Global Manufacturing and ......read more
Next-generation manufacturers must focus on innovation, removal of distribution barriers and improved speed of delivery
Empowering youth with the high-tech skills required to drive the Fourth Industrial Revolution is vital to sustaining economic growth
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 30, 2017: “The transition from low-tech to high-tech manufacturing across Asia Pacific,” ......read more
March 29, 2017 – DuPont Protection Solutions today announced that it is kicking off a year-long celebration of the 50th anniversary of DuPont™ Nomex®, an inherently heat- and flame-resistant fiber used to help provide protection to millions of people and critical processes worldwide. Throughout the year, a series of celebratory events and activities will be held to not only ......read more
Well-established German retailer transforms into omnichannel organisation
Karstadt offers its excellent locations, expertise and reputation
Initial talks at World Retail Congress 2017 in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2017: Karstadt, a German department store organization, is successfully promoting its transfor-mation into an omnichannel retail platform in Central Europe. After a ......read more
UAE, March 28, 2017 – Falconcity of Wonders LLC, the developer of the Falconcity of Wonders (FCW) multipurpose mega project arising in Dubai, has recently concluded its highly successful participation in the Dubai Property Show China in Shanghai. Falconcity of Wonders entertained a high volume of inquiries on its iconic ‘The World in A City’-themed commercial, residential and ......read more
Launched in 1992 by the Al Ghurair Group, BurJuman was one of Dubai’s first major shopping malls, setting a new standard for the city’s retail scene. Centrally located in Bur Dubai at the heart of the city’s business and heritage districts, BurJuman offers direct links via both Dubai Metro Lines at interchange BurJuman Station and has easy access to major ......read more
Event is Organized by UAE Ministry of Economy, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Dubai, UAE: 27 March, 2017: Dubai Industrial Park, the dedicated industrial hub within Dubai Wholesale City and member of TECOM Group, is marking its participation in the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit(GMIS), during which senior representatives will shed light on ......read more
RCR, Designers of Muraba Residences Palm Jumeirah, Awarded Architecture’s Highest Honour
Dubai, UAE, March 27, 2017: The work of RCR Architects, designers of Muraba Residences on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah, has been recognised with the Pritzker Architecture Prize, considered to be one of the world's premier architecture awards. The prize honours architects who have a ......read more
25 local real estate companies promote Dubai as an attractive investment hub for China
Dubai Land Department presents its latest technologies and projects to highlight its leading services in the real estate sector
Dubai - United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) highlighted several of its pioneering initiatives during the first day of the Dubai Property ......read more
UAE, March 22, 2017 – Falconcity of Wonders LLC, the developer of Falconcity of Wonders (FCW), the multipurpose megaproject currently being built in Dubai, has confirmed its participation at the upcoming Dubai Property Show (DPS) – Shanghai running from March 24 to 26, 2017 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre in Shanghai, China. The developer will connect ......read more
Land Department and 25 Dubai real estate companies set to participate at Dubai Property Show being held from 24th -26th March in China
21th March 2017; Dubai, UAE: Dubai developers are all geared to showcase the best of Dubai real estate opportunities to the Chinese investors at the upcoming Dubai Property Show that will be held in Shanghai, China from 24th -26th March, 2017 at Shanghai ......read more
Nearly AED 20,000 of goodies were hand-gifted to customers in Dubai and Abu Dhabi
Dubai, 20th March, 2017: Swedish home furnishing retailer, IKEA - part of Al-Futtaim – marked International Day of Happiness this morning with a series of ‘Happiness Drops’ at Dubai Festival City as well as in-store at both its Dubai and Abu Dhabi locations.
Throughout the day ......read more
International Property Show 2017 to provide direct retail property transactions from 2-4 April 2017; Kuwaiti Investors buoyant on real estate
Dubai, UAE, 20 March 2017: International Property Show 2017, which will be held from 2-4 April 2017, at the Dubai World Trade Center, is expected to attract a wide range of visitors from Kuwait. This comes at a time Kuwaiti investors are more ......read more
Geotechnical/Geophysical works and construction materials testing related to various facilities of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, among them Al Wakrah Stadium.
Doha, Qatar; March 20, 2017: Advanced Construction Technology Services (ACTS), the leading consulting organisation in the field of construction materials and geotechnical engineering, recently announced that it has been engaged to ......read more
Proprietary index to help identify local and national priorities for setting development objectives
Model is the First of its Kind in the Middle East and North Africa
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2017: To commemorate International Day of Happiness, United World Infrastructure (UWI), the Dubai- and Washington, DC-based firm, has today launched its new advisory offering that will ......read more
The UAE’s iconic landmarks including Burj Al Arab, Yas Viceroy, Cayan Tower, Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium and InterContinental Dubai Festival City ‘go green’ for Ireland’s National Day celebrations – the biggest UAE greening ever
Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2017: Some of the world’s most iconic landmarks again went green to celebrate Ireland’s ......read more