42 thousand transactions and services for investors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22nd September 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that its service centres across Dubai have served more than 39,000 investors, after helping them complete their investments with a total value of AED 131 billion during the period from January to 31st August, 2018.
In the latest report issued by DLD, the number of transactions provided in service centres during the period mentioned amounted to 42,000, distributed between 24,000 transactions for the transfer of ownership, and 18,000 that provided excellent services to investors.
His Excellency Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of Dubai Land Department commented: “The demand for service centres is evident due to the completed transactions of more than 39,000 ......read more
19th September, Dubai UAE: BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana, Jumeira Rotana and Villa Rotana hosted a Back to School fun activity with women and children of the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC).
The 3-hour event was filled with fun activities and exciting games, followed by a sumptuous feast of freshly prepared food and gift-giving.
Commenting on the event Mr. Ulrich Hoffmeister, General Manager of BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana and Jumeira Rotana said, “Back to school time is one of the occasions where children are so excited about the new school time and their new school bags, shoes and other items. Therefore, we are so pleased and delighted to share our blessings with the children of DFWAC.”
Mr. Camille Saade, General Manager of Villa Rotana said, “It was a great experience seeing the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19th September 2018: Celebrating KSA National Day, Dubai Festival City Mall is the place to be this weekend from Thursday 20th until Sunday 23rd September, as the Mall announces a new IMAGINE show.
The two-time Guinness World Record breaking, show like no other - IMAGINE, will celebrate this joyous occasion with a special show every evening after sunset for four days.
Families will also be entertained by a traditional band that will roam around the Mall on Sunday the 23rd September from 4 to 7 pm. Shoppers will also be able to enjoy and array of different dining options on the waterfront at Festival Bay, as well as enjoy irresistible shopping offering at Dubai Festival City Mall stores.
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2018: 1. M'S GRILLS
AUSTRALIAN SLOW ROASTED PRIME RIB BLACK AGNUS
M’s GRILLS, LE MERIDIEN DUBAI HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE
Airport Road, PO Box, 10001 Dubai, UAE
Come October, mark your calendar for an exquisite dinner at M’s Grill every Wednesday and Thursday! Feast on the finest variety of Australian Black Angus Prime Ribs, slow roasted to perfection, served with a choice of side dishes and palate-tingling sauces amid the cozy and inviting ambience at M’s Grills.
Available only on every Wednesday & Thursday dinner
Time: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Price: 449 AED
2. SEAFOOD MARKET
LIVE CANADIAN LOBSTER FEST
SEAFOOD MARKET, LE MERIDIEN DUBAI HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE
Airport Road, PO Box, 10001 Dubai, UAE
October offer every ......read more
Dubai, September 17, 2018: Fidu Properties, one of the leading real estate brokerage companies in the UAE property market, which had a recent transaction of around AED 500 million with Emaar Properties , has announced the opening of its second office in Dubai. The new office, located in Emaar Square is part of the company’s expansion plans in the UAE.
The Chinese real estate brokerage company, which opened its first office in Dubai in January this year, is expanding its footprint amidst bullish trends in the UAE and regional real estate sector. Fidu aims to operate more branches across the UAE by 2020.
The new office and expansion reinforces Fidu Properties’ commitment to the region and the strong growth potential it sees in the real estate brokerage sector.
Deniz Zeybek, Director of Sales & ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018: According to a recent report by real estate consultancy JLL, Dubai has broken into the Top 30 in commercial realty rankings. The city is now ranked 27th globally – a significant jump from the 36th spot which it held last year.
The rankings clearly reflect Dubai’s position as not only the region’s premier commercial real estate attraction but one that is truly global. The city is placed well ahead of its regional rivals – Cairo (51) and Muscat (170) out of the 300 global cities analysed by JLL.
Adding to the city’s attraction is the fact that occupancy costs for premium office space have remained largely unchanged in the last year and this places Dubai just behind global heavyweight – London, but ahead of other leading cities such as Frankfurt and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 12, 2018: One of the most prolific residential and commercial hubs in the city, Business Bay has grown into a coveted cosmopolitan neighbourhood since its launch in 2003. With the sparkling waters of the Dubai Canal adding to its appeal, the area remains a significant player in the Dubai real estate market, 15 years after its initial development. Leading property portal Bayut.com gives a unique insight into the best buildings to invest in Business Bay which is a central hub for property investments in Dubai.
The data from Bayut.com’s H1 market report revealed that Business Bay was amongst the top ten areas to buy apartments in the city. The average sale prices for a studio in Business Bay as per the data from the report is AED 725k, while 1-bedroom flats go for AED 1.15M and 2-bedroom units ......read more
The trending hashtag aims to highlight Uganda’s tourist attractions and rich natural beauty
The Uganda International Hotels & Restaurants Expo 2018, held from 6th to 8th September 2018 at Hotel AFRICANA, Kampala, aimed at showcasing Uganda’s hospitality and tourism investment opportunities, with a focus on promoting Uganda and Uganda hotels in the U.A.E and neighbouring Gulf countries. Bridging the gap between service providers and the international business community of suppliers, the programs and strategies of the 2018 Expo were carefully designed to provide an equal playing ground and marketing platform for all stakeholders in tourism, hospitality & business investment industries in East Africa. The latest iteration of the expo in Uganda also focused on promoting the international business community to drive ......read more
Developers complete 47 projects that provide the market with 14,000 diverse properties
Dubai’s real estate market attracts 1,000 investors who have completed 900 transactions worth over AED 12 billion
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 8th September 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) revealed that the results of the Dubai real estate market during the first eight months of 2018 are encouraging, especially in light of the timely completion of projects. One of the signs of the real estate market’s attractiveness is its continued ability to attract additional investors who have invested heavily, contributing to sustainable growth.
In DLD’s latest report covering the period from the beginning of 2018 to 31st August, HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, said: “47 projects were ......read more
Region’s premier event for retail innovation sets sight on next year
Dubai, UAE, September 06, 2018: The 2018 edition of Smart Stores Expo proved to be a bigger success than last year’s inaugural show with the event attracting hundreds of retail professionals, service providers, manufacturers buyers, and end-use operators. The region’s premier event for retail innovation created excitement as it witnessed new collaborations, discussions and a vast showcase of the latest retail solutions and technologies.
The show, which carried the theme ‘Explore the Future of Smart Retail’, saw a good mix of attendees that included, government officials, private companies, business leaders, international delegates and top retails brands such as Union Coop, Al Tayer, Landmark and Majid Al ......read more
Dubai, 6 September 2018: Al Ghurair Centre, the GCC’s first shopping centre and one of Dubai’s longstanding flagship icons, is all geared up to host TGI Fridays 2018 edition of ‘World’s Bartender Championship’ on Friday, 7th September 2018.
The mall visitors can witness top TGI Fridays’ bartenders from across the Globe pouring, mixing and flipping their way to the finals, which will be held in the Netherlands.
The event will be hosted by celebrity influencer and renowned RJ, Big Rossi and will be judged by a panel of members from TGI Fridays branches internationally.
The participants will be showcasing their extensive skills such as cocktail shaker techniques, flair bartending and garnishing for a range of mocktails and other non-alcoholic beverages as ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 4th September 2018: Dubai Festival City Mall is continuing the Back to School celebrations with the all-time fun world of LEGOLAND®. During the span of one week, nearly 4,500 children made their way to the one-of-a-kind activation at Festival Square to enjoy LEGO® building activities, photo opportunities, movie previews and interactive experiences. The LEGOLAND® experience will continue until Wednesday, 12th September 2018, with daily raffle draws to win tickets to LEGOLAND® Dubai.
To participate, children can present any receipt from the mall, or simply visit the activation dressed in yellow. They can then enjoy six different LEGO® building experiences from the Park, including themes such as ‘Build a NINJAGO® Mask’ by LEGO® City, ‘Build a Dragon’ by Kingdoms and ......read more
The region’s premier retail event focuses on innovations and technologies driving the shopping experience of the future
Dubai, UAE, September 04, 2018: His Excellency Sami Al Qamzi, Director General of the Dubai Department of Economic Development, inaugurated today the 2018 edition of Smart Stores Expo at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre. The event opened its door to retail professionals across the region to showcase the trends and innovations diving the future of retail.
H.E. Sami Al Qamzi, led the ribbon cutting ceremonies and toured the exhibition area accompanied by a number of key officials and business leaders from the retail industry.
Bannered under the theme ‘Explore the Future of Smart Retail’, Smart Stores Expo has gathered the industry’s most influential ......read more
Dubai, September 4, 2018: Fidu Properties, one of the leading Chinese companies in the UAE property market, has announced its strong participation in the Dubai Property Show in Shanghai, that was held from August 31 till September 2, 2018 at the Shanghai Everbright Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The company, which recently announced massive expansion plans in the UAE and region, with over AED 5 billion worth of investments in the UAE alone over the next three years, will participate as part of the Dubai Land Department’s promotional forays through exhibitions in key markets around the globe.
Fidu Properties also achieved the highest sales in the Chinese market in the first half of 2018. In its stand D16 at the Shanghai exhibition, the company plans to promote key developments to the Chinese investors, besides ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 03, 2018: Over the years, the UAE real estate market has been growing at a constant rate. According to latest reports, the market has also recently seen a fall in rental and sales prices making it even more attractive to investors. It is now considered by many to be a ‘buyers’ market’ and tenants are also enjoying the rewards. This period of rapid development in the UAE, means developers are consistently looking for buyers to invest in their off-plan properties. Buying an off-plan property has its advantages, but those looking to invest should also be mindful of some key considerations before signing any deal.
Think of the future! Shortlist the areas you would like to live in – and what you will need access to, for example a supermarket, schools, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 02, 2018: In line with the hotel’s environment conservation programme, Centro Sharjah has joined the movement to make the world a better place by eliminating use of single - plastic straws in all its Food and Beverage outlets. Centro Sharjah will now provide guests PLA (Polylactic Acid) straws as an environment-friendly alternative.
PLA straws are made from renewable resources such as corn starch or sugarcane and they are compostable and bio-degradable in nature.
“Taking this step not only manifests our support in caring for the environment but it also allows us to spread awareness to our guests and encourage them to support the global drive on environmental sustainability.” General Manager Michael Kasch. The hotel is also in the process of implementing environment-friendly packaging for ......read more
Last few tower cranes expected to be erected in the upcoming months
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 02 September 2018: Reem Mall, Abu Dhabi’s up and coming Retail, Dining and Leisure destination has announced the construction for the US $1.2 billion project is well underway, in line with the planned construction and finance targets.
The construction for the mall commenced in late 2017, with the foundation stone laid earlier this year.
Al Farwaniya Property Developments, the Developer behind Reem Mall, has also disclosed that as of August 2018, more than fourteen tower cranes have been erected, and over 120,000 m3 of reinforced concrete has been cast in place, with some sections now reaching level 4.
Once completed the project will encompass 350,000 m3 of reinforced cement concrete, 75,000 tons of rebar, 10,000 tons of ......read more
China State Construction Engineering Corporation selected to build Tower C, at award-winning development overlooking the Dubai Water Canal
Dubai, UAE – 1 September 2018: DAMAC Properties has awarded an AED512 million construction contract to China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) to build tower C of AYKON City, DAMAC’s luxury mixed-use development on Sheikh Zayed Road. The new contract covers civil construction works for tower C, the residential tower in the award-winning USD2 billion development, overlooking the Dubai Water Canal.
“CSCEC shares our commitment to quality, safety and timely delivery. After a thorough tendering process, we have chosen to expand CSCEC’s remit in the AYKON City project beyond AED1.1 billion, having awarded them the contract to build tower ......read more
Dubai Land Department establishes systems to protect all parties and prevent the exploitation of the service
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 01st September 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) announced that it has succeeded in achieving a qualitative leap in terms of improving the level of government services provided to its customers, especially in regards to the facilitating of the procedures, the satisfying of the customers, and the continuous development of these procedures through the Ejari service.
DLD attributes this remarkable development to its interest in coordinating with government entities that require the submission of registered Ejari contracts in order to complete all transactions as part of the integration of government services. This move ultimately reduced the requirements as well as the efforts and time ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28 August 2018: As the long summer holidays come to an end, BurJuman presents a fantastic opportunity to get your children prepped and excited for the new school year. Between 26 August to 12 September 2018, select brands are running Back to School offers in association with Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) at BurJuman.
Dress your little ones to be the most stylish at school this term with fantastic Back to School looks at BurJuman. With every purchase from Herschel, you get the opportunity to win AED 50,000 in cash, while Skechers is getting you fully loaded for the first day at school with a spectacular offer: with every purchase of kid’s shoes, take home a school backpack kit for free. The package includes a pencil case, a water bottle, a lunch box and also a bag available in five different colours. And if ......read more
Henkel delivers good Q2 performance despite significant negative currency effects
Sales increase to new high: 5,143 million euros, organic growth +3.5%
EBIT* reaches new high: 926 million euros (+1.8%)
EBIT margin* further improved: +20 basis points to 18.0%
Earnings per preferred share (EPS)*: 1.58 euros (+1.9%), excluding currency effects: +7.7%
Henkel updates full year outlook, reflecting stronger headwinds from currencies and material prices, and expects organic group sales growth of 2 - 4% (unchanged), an EBIT* margin of around 18% (previously: more than 17.5%) and an EPS* growth of 3 - 6% (previously: 5 - 8%)
Dubai, UAE, August 27, 2018: “Driven by strong organic growth, Henkel delivered a good development in the second quarter despite significant negative currency effects and higher material prices. ......read more
7th August – 4th September: Book Collection
6th-8th September: Book Fair and kid’s workshops
19th August – 8th September: Spend and Win School Tuition Fees Competition
Abu Dhabi, 27 August 2018 : With the community at the heart of everything it does, The Mall at World Trade Center (The Mall at WTCAD) is launching its Back To School campaign with a book collection and charity sale, special book readings plus a spectacular Spend&Win competition to win AED 25,000 in school tuition fees .
Bringing back its popular Spend & Win competition, The Mall at WTCAD is helping one lucky set of parents go back to school for FREE! Anyone who spends 200 AED at The Mall at WTCAD between 19th August – 8th September can enter to win the remarkable prize ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 27th August 2018: Dubai Festival City Mall celebrated the Eid holidays with the record-breaking singalong Pinkfong and Baby Shark show, that made its official debut in Dubai. Thousands of parents and children attended each of the shows in Festival Square and took part in all the singing and dancing.
As the Baby Shark video hit 1.6 billion views worldwide on YouTube this weekend, families at the Mall were quick to take part' in the famous Baby Shark Challenge. Shoppers were also delighted with two sets of fireworks displays over two consecutive days on Festival Bay.
Steven Cleaver - Director, Shopping Centres Dubai, Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate, commented: “It was great to see our shoppers and especially the happy children singing along and dancing to the sensation that is Pinkfong and Baby Shark, ......read more
3-day premiere event organized by the Uganda Hotel Owners Association
Dubai, UAE, August 26, 2018: The Uganda International Hotels & Restaurants Expo was founded in 2013 as an international hospitality and tourism organization that focuses on promoting the hospitality, tourism, business investments in Uganda and abroad. Bridging the gap between service providers and the international business community of suppliers, the programs and strategies of the 6th Annual Uganda International Hotels & Restaurants Expo are carefully designed to provide an equal playing ground and marketing platform for all stakeholders in tourism, hospitality & business investment industries in East Africa.
The 2018 Expo will commence from 6th to 8th September 2018 at Hotel AFRICANA, Kampala, and is primarily aimed at showcasing ......read more
The Stage Has Been Set For Your Little Stars To Shine with the chance to win a School Scholarship of up to AED 25,000
Back to School activation for children between 4 – 16 years of age
Dubai, UAE, 26 August 2018: The stage is set! BurJuman calls upon all parents of creative rising stars to register their children for BurJuman’s very own talent show. It’s time to showcase the talents of your little ones to the BurJuman community and let them shine in their very own spotlight.
The mall is proud to present BurJuman’s Rising Stars, a talent extravaganza being held between 30th of August to 21st of September 2018 at the Mall’s main atrium, taking place from 4 pm to 9 pm.
Valid for children aged 4 to 16 years of age, registrations will be open until the 8th of September ......read more
Danube Properties launched AED 300 million tenth project Jewelz
The new Project offers 463 fully furnished residential units
Offering luxury living at an affordable price and 15% returns on the total investment along with the benchmark 1 percent monthly payment plan
8 March 2018; Dubai, UAE: Following on from the sales success of its projects, the UAE’s leading ......read more
Dubai, 7 March 2018: Spruce up your home with fresh colours and new styles this spring with Dragon Mart’s first Home Décor Market from 15 to 24 March.
Open every day from 10am to 10pm at Dragon Mart 2, the market will offer discounts on a wide range of products including wallpapers, curtains, bedding, decorative items, bathroom accessories, children’s furniture ......read more
More than 60 Design Awards in 2017
Twelve design awards have been received so far in 2018
Among the awards: five Red Dot Design Awards (Europe), three Good Design Awards (Japan) and the International Design Excellence Award (USA)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 4. March 2018: GROHE received 62 design awards last year – more than ever before in the history of the ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 01 March, 2018 – Home Centre, the largest home retailer in the Middle East, has launched its first exclusive Catalogue for children that introduces over 1,200 inspiring designs for the youngest members of the family. Carefully collated to blend elements of fun and functionality, the 68-page catalogue showcases 23 exquisitely appointed rooms for children of all ages ......read more
EFS Facilities Services to provide Comprehensive facilities management services across all sites in UAE
EFS Facilities Services, the regional facilities management leader has been awarded an AED 140 million integrated facilities management contract for Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates.
Under the terms of the agreement, EFS’s scope of work will include ......read more
February 27, 2018 – DowDuPont™ (NYSE:DWDP) announced the corporate brand names that each of its divisions plans to assume once they are separated as independent companies as intended. While certain product names will change at separation, many products within each intended company will continue be sold under their current, widely known brand names.
Ed Breen, chief executive officer ......read more
Construction work remains on schedule with 60 per cent of the project completed as on February 2018
Leasing for Cityland Mall makes consistent progress with over 50 per cent of retail spaces being leased and committed
Dubai, UAE (February 27, 2018): Cityland Mall which will be the world’s first ‘nature-inspired’ shopping destination remains on track for ......read more
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, February 26, 2018: The Irish word for fun is “craic” and that’s exactly what awaits you at Al Ain’s most happening spot, the newly opened Irish pub “Mcgettigans in Danat Al Ain Resort” The place is no stranger to fun and frolic and the perfect venue to unwind after a hectic day.
The Mcgettigans chain ......read more
Occupancy of Burj Daman climbed to 74%, up 18% since December 2017
Office portfolio segment grew by 4% to reach 88%
Only 22,000 sq. ft. remain available on ENBD REIT’s Burj Daman floors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26 February 2018: ENBD REIT (CEIC) Limited (“ENBD REIT”), the Shari’a compliant real estate investment trust managed by Emirates NBD ......read more
SIMCO to set up operations in Oman and Kuwait due to strong demand for manufacturing and woodworking machineries
SIMCO grows from strength to strength with turnover exceeding Euro 100 million
EMEA woodworking machine market exceeds Dh7.7 billion
Global woodworking market growth forecast to reach Dh16 billion and at a CAGR of around 3% in 2021, by Technavio Research
Dubai, UAE, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 24, 2018: W Dubai – The Palm picks up momentum towards its highly anticipated 2018 debut, with talent recruitment that brings to life the passion points of the W Brand.
In advance of the resort’s premier later this year, W Dubai – The Palm has been activating its Talent search for 500 W-minded individuals, including its search for the iconic global ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 21, 2018: Deloitte has just launched the eighth edition of the GCC Powers of Construction report, which provides an overview of the construction industry performance in the gulf countries. The report cites a robust pipeline of projects currently in the planning stages, which indicates there is still demand for construction projects, driven by social needs, ......read more
IKEA launches a one-of-a-kind ‘Nap Truck’ for the snoozy public - find the truck and take a power nap as it travels across Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain from 22 February to 6 March
United Arab Emirates, 21st February 2018: IKEA, the much-loved Swedish retailer, is going out on the road for two weeks to help members of the public catch up on their sleep in the ‘IKEA Nap ......read more
Nation Towers reports most successful Shop & Win season, registering record numbers over 2016
Abu Dhabi, February 21, 2018 - Nation Galleria, Abu Dhabi’s high-end boutique retail destination at Nation Towers, welcomed its festive seasonal ‘Let’s Celebrate’ Shop & Win campaign for the second year, from November 2017 to January 2018. The ......read more
ADSB’s gross profit and net profit both increased compared to 2016
Abu Dhabi, UAE, February 20, 2018 – Abu Dhabi Ship Building PJSC (ADSB) has released its financial results for the financial year ended 31 December 2017. The report was accompanied by a statement from the Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Khaled Al Mazrouei, who provided highlights from the successful ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: Consolidating its presence in the UAE, the fixing systems division of Hira Industries LLC and Walraven Group of the Netherlands announced the opening of a new facility called Hira Walraven - valued at AED 20 million. The new facility located at National Industries Park (NIP) is the only dedicated facility for fixing systems in the UAE.
The new ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 18 February 2018: For the first time ever, Dubai Festival City welcomed over 150 fitness enthusiasts during Nike+ Run Club’s ‘My First Run’ edition held over the weekend.
Featuring expert coaches Luke Gaffney and Enisa Glavovic and pacers, first-time runners made their first step to a lifetime of running. Participants were taken on a 4-5km course ......read more
Financial Highlights for year ended 2017:
Revenue at AED 7.5 billion
Gross profit at AED 3.6 billion
Net profit at AED 2.8 billion
Booked sales of AED 7.5 billion
Earnings per share of AED 0.46
Board proposed dividend of AED 1.5 billion (AED 0.25/share)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 14 February 2018: DAMAC Properties Dubai Co. PJSC (DFM: DAMAC) ......read more
Al Qattara Investments rebrands the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium development and launches Al Ain Square
United Arab Emirates, Al Ain, February 14, 2018: Al Qattara Investments, the name behind the vibrant mixed-use development in Al Ain, has revealed its new brand identity, the rename of Hazza Bin Zayed Community to Al Ain Square, and furthermore the firm’s future ......read more
The UAE’s largest department store bursts onto the top ten list of the World Retail Awards
Dubai — February 14, 2018 — Robinsons, the largest department store in the UAE, has been on the finalists list for the World Retail Awards and was recognized for the 2018’s Outstanding Store Design for stores larger than 1200sqm. For the last ten years, the ......read more
Dubai Outlet Mall to add 3 million square feet in its expansion
Dubai Outlet Mall celebrates 10 years as a premier value-shopping destination as it looks to enhance its leadership in the UAE retail arena
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (February 13, 2018): Seeking to redefine the value shopping space in the UAE retail arena, Al Ahli Holding Group announced a ......read more
Find gifts for him, her, kids and even your beloved pets effortlessly on SOUQ
8th February, 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: On what’s considered as the most romantic time of the year, the love smitten couples can think of only one thing “where can I get the perfect present for the love of my life?” If you are running out of ideas and time with your busy ......read more
Dubai Festival City Mall to host Chinese New Year celebrations with special IMAGINE Laser & Water Show and retail offers across 90 different outlets from 15th – 24th February
8th February 2018, Dubai, UAE: Celebrating the ‘Year of the Dog’, Dubai Festival City Mall is the place to be this Chinese New Year from the 15th to the 24th February with special offers ......read more
Karim Nahas brings nearly three decades of experience to the role
Abu Dhabi, UAE, February 7, 2018: Rotana Hotel Management Corporation PJSC has announced the appointment of Karim Nahas to the role of General Manager at the soon-to-open Pearl Rotana Abu Dhabi. The new hotel is set to open in the heart of Capital Centre - Abu Dhabi, the city’s bustling business district, ......read more
This year, make it a night to remember with the special room and dinner packages from Hilton Dubai Jumeirah and Hilton Dubai Creek
Dubai, February 7, 2018 – This year, Hilton Dubai has crafted two heartwarming offers for the most romantic day of the year. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah and Hilton Dubai Creek, two of city’s most iconic properties, will be treating couples ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - 6 February 2018: February is shaping up to be an exciting and eventful month at Dalma Mall, as the Ministry of Interior’s exhibition highlighting the different innovative ideas and creative inventions have been brought to life in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi at the Mall’s central atrium. This exhibition took place in recognition of the Month of ......read more
Dubai, UAE; February 06, 2018: Hormann, a leading provider of doors, gates, frames and operators in the region; has introduced new lift barriers equipped with EFO (Emergency Fast Operation) emergency function to secure passages of up to 10 meters in width. They are suitable for very frequent use, capable of managing approximately 2000 movements in a day; and come with a long service ......read more
The new project is confirmed for one of the largest waterfront plots in Dubai’s Marasi district; includes luxury hotel and residences
Dubai, UAE, February 06, 2018: Omniyat is bringing the famous and historical Dorchester Collection brand to Dubai for the first time with an iconic new development on the banks of Dubai Canal.
The collaboration between the Dubai-based ......read more
Dubai, UAE; February 5, 2018: The fourth edition of the Zak World of Façades, the region’s premier conference on façade design and engineering, will focus on the latest innovations and challenges in the construction industry pertaining to the building envelope, and digital impact on modern façade design.
A line-up of industry leaders is confirmed to speak at the event ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 4, 2018: Food lovers across Dubai are in for a special treat as Dubai Festival City, Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate’s fully integrated mega project, has pulled out all the stops to provide a gastronomical adventure across its retail, residential and hospitality destinations during Dubai Food Festival.
Dubai Festival City Mall will ......read more
Khansaheb Civil Engineering has been appointed as the fit-out contractor for the first hotel announced by Jumeirah Group under the Zabeel House by Jumeirah TM brand.
DUBAI – February 04, 2018: Ishraqah for Development Limited, a leading UAE based developer, has announced its first hotel at The Onyx Project, located on Sh. Zayed Road, in the Greens master development. The hotel is ......read more
January 28, 2018 – DuPont was named a 2017 Clarivate Analytics Top 100 Global Innovator for the seventh consecutive year. The annual report, based on proprietary data, recognizes corporations and institutions around the world that are at the heart of innovation – creating breakthrough technologies and bringing them to market and achieving commercial success.
Some of DuPont’s ......read more
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 28 January 2018: Sahara Centre, Sharjah’s leading retail, entertainment and leisure destination, is proud to be displaying the world’s largest gold ring, Najmat Taiba (Star of Taiba), for the pleasure of its discerning visitors. Customers at the mall will enjoy an exclusive opportunity to view the USD 3 million masterpiece as it becomes ......read more
Dubai, UAE; January 22, 2018: Hormann Middle East and Africa has launched road blockers with optional EFO (Emergency Fast Operation) to secure passages up to 6 m wide. They are available in the Road Blocker 500 variant from Hormann with a barrier height of 500 mm or in the Road Blocker 1000 version with a barrier height of 1000 mm. Road Blocker 500 SF is suitable for fitting on ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 22 January 2018: Yas Mall, the largest mall in Abu Dhabi, is the only mall in the UAE to extend its sale until 31st January, enabling its visitors take advantage of incredible discounts and special offers. Yas Mall’s sales are known to offer incredible value, and now with this extended sale, there’s nothing stopping visitors from finding amazing deals!
For those ......read more
Wade Adams appointed to complete first phase of infrastructure addition
Project to span 16 million square feet
Dubai-UAE: 21 January, 2018: Dubai Industrial Park (DI), a designated district within Dubai Wholesale City (DWSC), today announced the AED135 million infrastructure development and road expansion project spanning an area of 16 million square feet that is set to ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 21 January, 2018 – Marking the commencement of ‘Year of Zayed’, Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) today inaugurated the first endowment residential and commercial project in Al Bada’a area of Dubai, funded by an endowment from Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, Chairman of Al Habtoor Group. Proceeds from the project will be allocated to AMAF’s ......read more
21 January 2018 – Abu Dhabi, UAE: Abu Dhabi Ship Building PJSC (ADSB), a leading provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, military and commercial vessels, and strategic partner to the UAE Armed Forces, has partnered with Rolls-Royce to lay the groundwork for the provision of enhanced naval shipbuilding, repair and refit services across the GCC.
Dr. ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; January 20, 2018 – The Department of Transport – Abu Dhabi and Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in the study, testing and evaluation of sustainable, electrical and autonomous transport technologies.
His Excellency Khalifa Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Undersecretary of the ......read more
Caviar, Bubbly, and Bespoke Spa and Dining Epitomize Luxury Resort’s Cachet
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, January 17, 2018 – February 14th will be a dream come true for some couples, with a deluxe Valentine’s Day deal at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi.
Including an overnight stay in the hotel’s spacious sea-facing Spa Suite or Ocean Suites, ......read more
Chance to win prizes up to AED 1 million, opportunity for a Hollywood Getaway and wonderful bargains to delight shoppers
Kite Fiesta 2018 will be a wonderful visual spectacle for visitors
Dubai, UAE (January 16, 2018): – Dubai Outlet Mall has unveiled a range of attractions for the 23rd edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) to delight shoppers. From substantial ......read more
UAE, January 15, 2018 - Drake & Scull International PJSC (DSI), a regional market leader in engineering and construction services, has announced that its general contracting subsidiary, Gulf Technical Construction Company (GTCC), is negotiating AED 1 billion worth of contracts with Wahat Al Zaweya in Al Ain, and has also been awarded as part of the negotiations a AED 250 million contract to ......read more
25% increase in the number of exhibitors, with the Essen Welding & Cutting Pavilion among the most prominent
Sharjah, 14 January 2018: SteelFab, the region’s premier metal working event, is back for the 14th year in a row at Expo Centre Sharjah on Monday. The region's premier metal working, metal manufacturing and steel fabrication trade show will take place over 4 days and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 11, 2018: Sanjeev Gupta's GFG Alliance today marked the started of a major expansion into continental Europe by launching a €2billion investment programme in France.
As part of this programme, GFG's industrial arm Liberty House has made a binding conditional offer to Rio Tinto to buy Europe’s largest aluminium smelter based in Dunkerque, ......read more
40% of UAE adults plan to invest in property in the home country in the 12 months
18% plan to invest in property overseas in the next year
North America, UK, Australia and Germany are preferred locations
Dubai, UAE, 08 January, 2018 – The annual YouGov survey conducted by IP Global, the leading full-service property investment company, has confirmed ......read more
Villas handed over three months ahead of schedule High demand for the flexible payment plan extending up to10 years
Dubai, UAE, January 8, 2017 - National Bonds Corporation PJSC, through its real estate arm, National Properties LLC, has announced the handover of the second phase of Motor City Green Community known as Casa Familia villas which boasts 95 townhouse villas ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 7, 2018: As we now close the books on Q4 of 2017 and reflect on the most recent quarter, it’s clear that major political events to the west, and OPEC oil controls limiting production, have put pressure on and spooked the UAE market .
Why is it the market continued to weaken in 2017? The macroeconomics largely come down to world affairs and basic supply and ......read more
Three Days of Discounts Up To 80 Per Cent at Sahara Centre This January
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 3rd January 2018: Sahara Centre, Sharjah’s leading retail and leisure mall, has launched a mega promotion campaign running from 4th to 6th January 2018, offering customers unprecedented discounts of up to 80% across the range of retail brands under its roof. The campaign is part of a ......read more
Sharjah, 28 December 2017: All the year-end retail traffic is set to get diverted to Sharjah as a first-of-its-kind winter clearance fair opens today at Expo Centre Sharjah.
Organised by Liz Exhibitions, Winter Clearance Sale 2017 will bring together leading retailers in the country at a single place to offer the biggest bargains and the finest shopping experience to residents and ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 27 December, 2017 – Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC), the entity responsible for developing quality infrastructure in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, announced the start of the second phase of implementation of the Abu Dhabi Specification for Pesticide Management as part of the ongoing Pesticide Management Project. The specification stipulates the maximum ......read more