Master Jury to decide share of US$ 1 million prize
25 April 2019: The 20 shortlisted projects for the 2019 Aga Khan Award for Architecture were announced today. The projects will compete for US$ 1 million in prize money.
In January, an independent Master Jury reviewed hundreds of nominations. The 20 shortlisted projects are now undergoing rigorous investigations by a team of experts who visit and evaluate each project onsite.
Their reports are the basis for the Master Jury’s selection of the eventual laureates. It should be noted that projects commissioned by the Aga Khan or any of the institutions of the Aga Khan
Development Network (AKDN) are ineligible for the Award. To be eligible for consideration in the 2019 Award cycle, projects had to be completed between 1 January 2012 and 31 December 2017, and should ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - April 25, 2019: US Department of Agricultural appreciated Al Maya Group for the dedicated support and outstanding commitment to expanding the market for US Agricultural products in the United Arab Emirates.
The appreciation award was given by Mr Kurt Seifarth, Regional Agricultural Counselor, USDA, Dubai to Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group
Mr Kamal Vachani thanked the Office of Agricultural Affairs, USDA for recognizing Al Maya Group for their contribution. He further added we are indeed honoured to have been awarded Certificate of Appreciation by USDA. Al Maya Group has been promoting US Agricultural products in the UAE in a very big way, he said.
Mr Kamal Vachani said we are very happy to be associated with office of Agricultural Affairs, USDA, Dubai for ......read more
Center demonstrates Honeywell’s commitment to further government efforts around localization, knowledge transfer and development of custom automation technologies in the energy and infrastructure sectors
United Arab Emirates, April 23, 2019: Honeywell, the global technology leader, today launched its new Honeywell Masdar Innovation Center in Abu Dhabi in the presence of Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) Chief Executive Officer Mohamed Jameel Al Ramahi, and senior Honeywell leadership.
A new milestone for the region, the innovation and knowledge-exchange hub is designed to advance digital transformation across the oil, gas, petrochemical and infrastructure sectors. The Center, located in Masdar City, will be home to the latest automation solutions from across the globe and the region, ......read more
A brand-new movie megaplex is opening with 8 screens offering A-grade movie experiences
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 22 April 2019: Al Ghurair Centre, the region’s first shopping destination and one of Dubai’s longstanding flagship icons, announces the completion of Reel Cinemas megaplex much-awaited phase one. This state-of-the-art cinema follows Reel Cinemas’ latest strategy of digitization with a focus on reshaping 'moviegoing' as a distinctive 'lifestyle experience’.
The first phase of the cinema experience will boast eight new screens that are underpinned by advance technology, displaying a vast genre of films including Hollywood blockbusters and the latest Bollywood and regional titles offering a diverse showcase.
Located within a dedicated wing that is set across ......read more
AED 138.5 Million the Net Profit for the first quarter of 2019
AED 110 Million allocated for price reductions for the holy month Ramadan
Expected sale to be 70 Million Units/products during 60 days of promotion
AED 650 Million expected sales during Ramadan campaigns
2.5 Million Beneficiaries expected during the Ramadan Campaigns
Discount up to 90% on more than 25, 000 products this Ramadan
VAT Free shopping on advertised products as a part of Ramadan Happy Deals
New Branch opening in the Nad Al Sheba area this month
April 22, 2019 - UAE, Dubai:
Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE reported a 26.5% increase in net profit for the first quarter of 2019, compared to the same period on the previous year, with an ......read more
Dubai, UAE; April 21, 2019: The fourth Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Emaar Malls (DFM: EMAARMALLS), the shopping malls and retail business majority-owned by Emaar Properties (DFM: EMAAR), will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 2PM, at the Diamond Ballroom at Address Dubai Mall in Downtown Dubai. If the meeting falls short of quorum, the AGM will be held at the same time and venue on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
The Emaar Malls AGM will discuss the proposal of the Board of Directors to distribute cash dividends to shareholders amounting to AED 1.301 billion (US$ 354 million), representing 10 per cent of the share capital being 10 fils per share. The meeting will also seek approval of the report by the Board of Directors on the activities and financial position of Emaar Malls, the Auditor’s report, and the ......read more
Al Owais: The forum aims to establish the best economic and development practices in Africa
UAE, Sharjah, April 20, 2019: The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) is organizing jointly with Botho Emerging Markets Group, Rwanda, a forum entitled “Rwanda Investment Showcase”. The forum, which will be held on 23 April at the SCCI’s headquarters, comes as part of the Chamber’s efforts and plans to enhance the position of Sharjah as an investment destination and to build fruitful partnerships with countries all over the world.
The event will be attended by His Excellency Abdallah Sultan Al Owais, Chairman of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, H.E. Yasmin Amri, Consul General of Rwanda, UAE, Uday Bhasin, Senior Partner, Tradeways, Sanjeev Gupta, Executive Director & Head of ......read more
Sold-out projects, game-changing announcements, in-depth discussions and invaluable insights underline exhibition’s role in helping industry navigate challenging climate
Abu Dhabi, UAE – April 18, 2019: Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2019 has been hailed a success in charting a clear path for the UAE capital’s real estate sector as it navigates current market challenges, with the three-day show witnessing sold-out project launches, proactive changes to property laws and in-depth industry-changing discussions.
The 13th edition of the UAE capital’s leading real estate exhibition, 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, Chairman of the Executive Council, wrapped up at Abu Dhabi National ......read more
Liberty Announces Intention to Integrate Several Businesses Into New Global Steel Giant
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2019: Following EU approval today for Liberty to acquire seven major European steel plants from ArcelorMittal, the GFG Alliance has announced its intention to integrate most of its Liberty steel, engineering and mining businesses into a single global entity, spanning assets across the UK, Europe and Australia.
The consolidated business will include all of the UK steel and engineering assets, the integrated Australian Liberty primary steelworks in Whyalla, a number of high-quality Australian iron ore and metallurgical coal mines, and, once completed, the seven European steel plants being acquired from ArcelorMittal. This merged new group would exclude GFG’s recycling and building products ......read more
Al Hajri: The AED 1.3-billion project will be in operation with high efficiency
Dubai, 17 April 2019: Dubai Municipality has completed the second phase of the expansion of Jebel Ali Sewage Treatment Plant at a cost of AED 1.3 billion and a capacity of 375,000 cubic meters of water for this stage thus taking the combined capacity of Warsan and Jebel Ali plants to about 1 million cubic meters with the possibility of future expansion of three more stages.
Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality said that the current expansion of Jebel Ali plant is one of the important infrastructure projects for the coming years to keep pace with Dubai's comprehensive growth in all areas to cover 100% areas of Dubai. “This expansion will cover the Expo and other areas of development and can accommodate the ......read more
The spring bonanza will commence from 15th April and run until 1st May
With discounts as high as 75 percent and opportunities to buy more and save more, you can refresh your spring wardrobe no matter what your budget is
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 16th April 2019: A mega shopping bonanza is set to hit Al Ain’s Bawadi Mall this spring. The huge sales frenzy will begin on 15th April and continue all the way until 1st May as part of the Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD), launched by The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi. With more than 60 shops set to take part in this shopping fiesta, shoppers can expect some incredible deals.
“We are very pleased to be a part of the RAD Spring Sales. We have several retailers participating in the Spring promotion, which will serve as an instrumental ......read more
Executives speak for the first time about what the future holds for the state-of-the-art arena.
It will shift the landscape of entertainment in the region.
16th April, 2019 Dubai: The executive team behind the new Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai today spoke about what it means to the city and region as the media was for the first time shown around the incredible indoor entertainment venue.
The result of a unique collaboration between Dubai-based developer, Meraas, global soft drinks brand, Coca-Cola and international venue management company, AEG Ogden, the Coca-Cola Arena is set to change the face of live events in the Middle East.
Today Mr. Murat Ozgel, General Manager, Coca-Cola Middle East and Deputy Business Unit President of Coca-Cola Middle East and North Africa and ......read more
Refresh your living space with fabulous furniture, lighting, and more from 18 April to 4 May
Dubai, UAE, 16 April 2019: Dragon Mart is celebrating the inaugural Dubai Home Festival with a Shop & Win promotion that will see one lucky winner drive home in a brand new Volkswagen Tiguan.
Shoppers can enter the draw by spending AED200 at stores selling indoor and outdoor furniture, home décor, lighting equipment and building materials at Dragon Mart from 18 April to 4 May.
Eligible candidates can submit their purchase receipts at customer service desks at Dragon Mart and Dragon Mart 2. The winner will be announced in May.
The world’s largest Chinese trading hub outside mainland China, Dragon Mart is a shopper’s paradise, showcasing a huge range of home essentials, furnishings, household ......read more
Abu Dhabi's new two-week shopping extravaganza
Shoppers get spectacular discounts up to 75% at participating shops
Dubai, UAE, April 15, 2019: Shoppers at Bawabat Al Sharq Mall will be treated a whole new spring shopping season with the first edition of Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD) Spring Sales 2019. An initiative of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, RAD Spring Sales will be held from 15th to 30th April 2019.
RAD Spring Sales 2019 is the perfect time for shoppers to buy their favourite brands across a wide range of retail categories. There's an entire line-up of enticing promotions which include 'Buy one, Get one Free', special discounts on select items, add on freebies, 'Part Sale', 'Special Home Delivery Offers', special prices for multiple buys and ......read more
Enjoy an amazing time with family and friends from 18 to 21 April
Dubai, 15 April 2019: The egg-spectation is building at Golden Mile Galleria on Palm Jumeirah ahead of a fantastic season filled with great dining deals, kids’ entertainment, wellness offers and more from 18 to 21 April.
Spend cherished moments with loved ones in a wonderful ambience; with gourmet cuisine and relaxing treatments at selected outlets at the destination (prices include VAT):
Dining delights …
Biryani Street: Savour aromatic Indian food with 15 per cent off the total dine-in bill, 18 to 21 April;
Itsu: Enjoy Japanese fare featuring sushi, sashimi, tempura and more with 15 per cent off the total dine-in bill, 18 to 21 April;
Organic Foods and Café: Join a special egg-themed ......read more
Furnished homes by Samana will offer excellent returns on investment to property buyers with prices from Dh399,000. Owners will start earning income after paying only 40 percent – making it probably the best investment product in the UAE’s real estate market.
Investors can pay at 1% per month for 90 months after booking with 10% down payment
Property delivery in under 2.5 years
Investors pay only about 40% –¬¬ whereby your rental income will settle the balance of your installments
Prices start from Dh399,000 for Studios and Dh599,000 for One-Bedroom Apartments
Dubai, April 15, 2019: Samana Developers, a Dubai-based developer, announced the launch of a new project, Samana Hills – a Dh100 million property that will host 200 residential units ......read more
Shop for AED 200 at Dalma Mall to win Gift Vouchers
One lucky shopper to win it all, on the 2nd of May
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - 14 April 2019: Dalma Mall, one of Abu Dhabi’s iconic retail destination in collaboration with Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi (DCT) will kick off the inaugural edition of Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD) Spring Season festival with their exclusive “Shop & Win” digital raffle promotion from April 15th until May 1st 2019.
For every AED 200 spent at any of the wide array of Fashion apparel and accessories brand outlets at Dalma Mall, a lucky customer will stand a chance to win gift vouchers worth AED 50,000.
During the first edition of RAD spring sales, mall patrons will also enjoy irresistible offers and special ......read more
Great deals for the dwelling of your dreams from 18 April to 1 May
Dubai, 14 April 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall is celebrating the inaugural Dubai Home Festival with the chance to win a brand new car and home makeovers, as well as up to 70 per cent discounts at selected stores.
A Shop & Win promotion will see one lucky winner drive home in a brand new MG 6, while three home makeovers, each worth AED30, 000, from Homes R Us are also up for grabs.
Participate by spending AED250 or more at any home store at Ibn Battuta Mall from 18 April to 1 May. Submit the purchase receipts at the customer care desks at China Court and Tunisia Court and at the Homes R Us installation at India Court.
Winners will be announced in the second week of May. ......read more
The company is nominated for the Leading Serviced Apartment of the Year, as well as Hospitality Entrepreneur category
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14th April 2019: BNBME - Holiday Homes by Hoteliers has been nominated as the Leading Serviced Apartment of the Year by the Leaders in Hospitality Award, which will be held at 23rd April at Sofitel the Palm. In addition, Mr. Vinayak Mahtani – CEO of BNBME has also been nominated for the Hospitality Entrepreneur category.
“We are thrilled to be nominated in two categories, given the fact that we are in our first year of operations. This is a testament of our efforts and is a reflection of our entire team’s dedication to delivering excellence across all our clients. Leaders in Hospitality Award is considered as the Oscars of the hospitality industry. It ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 11, 2019: At the NAB Show in Las Vegas, AMD revealed several significant updates to its physically-based rendering engine, AMD Radeon ProRender, including new plug-ins for leading creative apps and the new Radeon ProRender Developer Suite.
Radeon ProRender’s powerful combination of cross-platform compatibility, rendering capabilities, and efficiency helps reduce the time required to deliver true-to-life images.
Radeon ProRender updates include:
Radeon ProRender for Developers – The newly announced Radeon ProRender Developer Suite includes non-commercial use SDKs for Radeon ProRender, Radeon Rays, and the Radeon Image Filter Library, designed for developers prototyping Radeon ProRender integrations into their applications.
New Full Spectrum Rendering, coming ......read more
Themed around innovations and technologies, the event will host global visionaries working on major infrastructure projects in the Middle East
85% people see technologies such as AI and robotics to have a massive impact on upcoming infrastructure projects, as per a survey
Total value of active infrastructure projects in the Middle East surging to $1.14 trillion; UAE among the top 12 global markets
11th April 2019; Dubai, UAE: To highlight the innovations in construction business in the Middle East, UAE will soon be hosting the first-ever, one-of-its-kind Mega City Infrastructure Week featuring more than 15 countries. Set to take place on 16th and 17th of April at Roda Al Bustan, Dubai, the conference will be themed around innovations and technologies driving infrastructure and will host global visionaries and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 11, 2019: Following its premiere at the Geneva International Motor Show, Maserati proposes an exclusive programme at the world’s most important Design Week in Milan, where it is giving tribute to Italian ‘products of excellence’ which are available as a customization options on its new car ranges.
The “Maserati Crafting Italian Experiences” tour starts in the elegant Brera design district in the heart of the historic centre of Milan, a famous area dedicated to the arts and home of the Pinacoteca Art Gallery. In this exclusive setting, visitors can admire the displayed Levante ONE OF ONE customized by Allegra Antinori and previously exhibited at the Geneva Show. This special Levante, was configured in a genuine joint creation process by Ms. Antinori with the help of the Centro ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 10, 2019: Bayut, the leading real estate portal in the UAE, has acquired Middle East Internet Group’s Lamudi in the GCC for an undisclosed sum. As part of this landmark deal, Bayut will take ownership of all Lamudi assets in the GCC, including its portals in Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and the UAE.
This strategic acquisition comes at the heels of the recently closed $100 million in Series D funding of Emerging Markets Property Group (EMPG), the parent company of Bayut, which said it aims to aggressively grow and establish itself as the most dominant real estate classifieds solution in the GCC. The group currently employs a workforce of over 2,000 people across the UAE, Morocco, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Spain and Romania. The Group’s portals receive over 9.5 Million visits yielding 68 Million ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE April 10, 2019: National Geographic today announced a four-year partnership with the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) to document the UAE’s extraordinary journey into space. In a four-part documentary series, National Geographic will present to the world the UAE’s meteoric rise into space, its exceptional achievements and its boundless ambitions.
The series is set to capture the essence of why and how the space industry was established in the UAE, its importance and how it plays a larger role in tackling the environmental challenges facing the Earth today, from climate change to declining natural resources, to food security. At the same time, the series will examine the feasibility of life beyond our planet based on data collected from space and advanced research.
The ......read more
Shop more and spend less on over 3,000 brands available in-store
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 9, 2019: Dubai Festival City Mall, the leading destination for lifestyle, dining and entertainment, is welcoming the leading off-price retailer, Brands For Less, to its exceptional retail portfolio. Shoppers can now enjoy a vast selection of branded products at affordable prices; providing mid-range fashion, accessories, toys, games and home furniture.
Headquartered in Dubai, Brands For Less is the official franchise of German brand TCHIBO and has a strong presence in the region with 53 stores across the Middle East and over 34 stores in the UAE, striving to bring shoppers the latest products at highly competitive prices. The store has gained huge success and popularity amongst consumers over the years, offering over 3,000 ......read more
Smart technologies and developments contribute to enhancing investor confidence in Dubai’s real estate market
Total number of real estate transactions increased by 86% after Cityscape
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27th October 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD), organised a real estate developer meeting in cooperation with Cityscape Global in order to identify the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 25th of October 2018: Are you looking for a fabulous wardrobe makeover for your kids? Not sure where to find the hottest new fashion lines for boys and girls this season? Dalma Mall, Abu Dhabi’s favorite shopping mall is all geared up for a stunning fashion weekend. Now there’s yet another reason for families to visit the mall, with the launch of the Dalma ......read more
The Dubai Mall 10 Year Celebrations is a month-long extravaganza featuring a compelling programme of events and activities
10th Celebrations under the key themes of ‘10 Years of Entertainment, Fashion, Shopping and Giving’
10 Years of Entertainment marked by ‘Talisman’, a mesmerising sound and light spectacular hosted nightly in star atrium
10 Years of ......read more
October 24, 2018:
In a previous blog post we detailed the TRITON intrusion that impacted industrial control systems (ICS) at a critical infrastructure facility. We now track this activity set as TEMP.Veles. In this blog post we provide additional information linking TEMP.Veles and their activity surrounding the TRITON intrusion to a Russian government-owned research ......read more
The funding, which includes investment from UAE-based Jabbar Internet Group, will help Blueground double its presence in Dubai over the next year
Dubai, UAE; October 24, 2018: Blueground, the hospitality-tech company that is transforming the experience of big city living, has announced that it has completed a new funding of US$12 million (approximately AED44 million) from a ......read more
Driven Properties, Dubai's leading real estate company signs up 'HappyTenant' Application for their entire portfolio
Gone are the days of confusing spread sheets, messy sticky notes, angry tenant calls and ungainly wall notices as part of daily property management activities. Instead, 'HappyTenant' Application, a new all-in-one cloud-based solution assures absolute ......read more
Wide range of activities to take place across the destination for fitness enthusiasts and beginners
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 22, 2018: Dubai Festival City, Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate’s fully integrated mega project, will host the Opening Carnival weekend of the Dubai Fitness Challenge 2018.
The opening weekend to the month-long Challenge kicks off on ......read more
To mark the occasion Bengal Tigers unveiled its jersey
Dubai, 22nd October 2018: The UAE-based Danube group has signed Bangladesh Cricket team Opener, Tamim Iqbal as its brand ambassador for the Bangladesh market. One of Bangladesh's fastest growing talents, Tamim Iqbal has already made a place for himself in the cricketing world as an aggressive left-handed opener. The ......read more
Dubai, 22 October 2018: Global furnishings manufacturer, Steelcase, is bringing the best of intuitive office design to Downtown Design 2018, showcasing its SILQ and Umami Collections publically for the first time in the Middle East, in partnership with authorised dealer Office Inspirations. The range of adaptable chairs and lounge systems are dedicated to creating inspiring places ......read more
Demand for steel in the emerging economies grew by 2.1% in 2018
Demand for steel is expected to remain positive into 2019, growing at 1.4% globally
Demand for steel in the Middle East region recorded an increase of 2.1% in 2018
Dubai, UAE, October 22, 2018: Tokyo, Japan, The World Steel Association (worldsteel), headed by HE. Saeed Ghumran Al Remeithi, Emirates Steel CEO and the ......read more
Children can enjoy an afternoon of food, fun and games while mum and dad relax with friends at new Friday brunch
Dubai, UAE, October 21, 2018: Friday is fun-day at the at the Swissôtel Ghurair, with treats, sweets, games, exciting cooking classes and much more for the little ones to enjoy at the new party-themed Play House kids’ brunch.
Held from 12:30 pm to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (October 20, 2018) - As part of its CSR joint initiatives towards building a healthy community, Dubai Outlet Mall, the ultimate value shopping destination and division of Al Ahli Holding Group, will host ‘The Gift of Life’ blood donation drive. Administered by Dubai Blood Donation Center, a part of Dubai Health Authority, the initiative will be ......read more
Sharjah, UAE, October 20, 2018: Expo Centre Sharjah held discussions with the All India Plastic Manufacturers Association (AIPMA) on enhancing areas of cooperation between the two sides. The All India Plastic Manufacturers Association (AIPMA) is one of the strategic partners of PlastiVision Arabia (PVA), which is organized once every 2 years by the centre, in cooperation with the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (October 17, 2018) – Arjaan by Rotana, Dubai’s finest hotel apartments located in Media City, reported an 82 percent overall occupancy rate, in the January to September period of 2018.
The average room occupancy rate during the year is driven by significant growth in visitor numbers from the GCC and Europe, as well as from the domestic ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2018:
Activity: Ibn Battuta Mall partners with Pink Caravan to promote breast cancer awareness and treatment
Date: Ongoing until 27 October
Location: Ibn Battuta Mall, China Court
Time: From 3pm to 9pm
About the activity: Ibn Battuta Mall in Dubai is tying up with Pink Caravan to promote breast cancer awareness and treatment through a unique, beauty-themed ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 October 2018: Ducab, one of the Middle East’s leading high quality cable manufacturers, will strengthen its global transportation and delivery network with Oracle Cloud Applications, accelerating Ducab’s expansion into new markets within and outside the UAE. The company will leverage Oracle Cloud Applications to bolster its customer ......read more
Consolidated Contractors Company calls on fellow construction firms to urgently scale-up their investment in green building mega projects worldwide
The call comes as CCC publishes its most recent Sustainability Report, reporting global revenue of $5+ billion and the completion of 1000+ projects worldwide
CCC reports 15 green-certified projects as current or completed, the majority of which ......read more
Dubai, 16 October 2018: What better way to prepare for the cooler weather than with a garden makeover? Look no further than Dragon Mart’s Outdoor Furniture Market, which is back for another exciting edition from 17 October to 3 November.
Located on the ground floor of Dragon Mart 2 and open every day from 10am to 10pm, the Outdoor Furniture Market has special deals and ......read more
Roda Hotels & Resorts
GCC Best Employer Awards honours property and personnel
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2018: Roda Hotels and Resorts had two wins at the recent GCC Best Employer Brands awards to honour outstanding professionals and institutions across industries in the region. Roda Al Bustan Dubai Airport Hotel and Roda Amwaj Suites Jumeirah Beach Residence were acknowledged as ......read more
The world’s first-of-a-kind project
Reduces litigation duration from 45 days to 8 days
The Centre develops innovative solutions to enhance investor confidence in the real estate sector
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15th October 2018: The Rental Disputes Centre (RDC) showcased its real estate litigation journey in service of the sector, enhancing investor confidence ......read more
With 240,000 tons annual production capacity, new Dubai-based factory becomes key sales and distribution center for GCC region
Official inauguration attended by Sika Executive Management, Dubai Industrial Park Managing Director and Consul General of Switzerland.
By 2020 Sika globally targets 6-8% annual growth and more new plants and national subsidiaries opening.
Over past 3 years: 217 ......read more
The Centre participates under the slogan ‘Self Litigation Simulates Artificial Intelligence’
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13th October 2018: The Rental Disputes Centre (RDC), the judicial arm of Dubai Land Department (DLD), participates at GITEX Technology Week (GITEX) 2018, which kicked off today and continues until 18th October at the Dubai World Trade ......read more
Bin Mejren: The diversification of the investor base reflects market attractiveness and represents a guaranteed sustainable growth
163 nationalities found Dubai as the ideal option for their real estate investments
The remaining months will reveal a rising investment wave with the introduction of a number of government incentives
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13th October 2018: ......read more
Opening of Aloft City Centre Deira marks the launch of Majid Al Futtaim’s 13th hotel in the region
First hotel in the region to offer one-of-a-kind movie-themed suites
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2018: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, yesterday celebrated the grand ......read more
The first-of-its-kind initiative consolidates Dubai’s global position as a transparent real estate environment and reduces disputes
Judge Abdulqader Mousa: The new service implements the initiatives offered by the Centre to reduce rental disputes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9th September 2018: The Rental Disputes Centre (RDC) in Dubai launched the Rental Good Conduct ......read more
INDEX Saudi prepares to host thousands of designers, architects, buyers in Riyadh this month as interior design boom grows momentum
9 October 2018: Thousands of designers, architects and buyers representing hundreds of international suppliers are descending upon Riyadh this month to capitalise on the boom in interior design spending across the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 8, 2018: Festival Plaza, Al-Futtaim’s latest lifestyle shopping destination in Jebel Ali and the Dubai South community, has officially announced that LuLu Hypermarket, one of the largest hypermarket chains and retail companies in the GCC, will be the center’s hypermarket of choice. Since project announcement, Festival Plaza has been ......read more
Dubai, October 8, 2018: The Civils division of Al Naboodah Construction Group (ANCG), a subsidiary of Al Naboodah Group Enterprises, one of the UAE’s oldest and most respected family conglomerates, was recently named Safety Contractor of the Year 2018 by the Dubai Roads & Transport Authority (RTA). At a prize giving ceremony hosted by the RTA, the award was presented to Mr ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 07, 2018: Get ready to explore the great outdoors with another edition of the Bike Market at Dragon Mart 2, which is back by popular demand with an even bigger range of cycles and accessories.
Following a tremendous response to the first market held last year, the Bike Market returns from 4 to 13 October with cool deals on must-have cycling equipment and ......read more
Luxury apartment complex offers unparalleled comfort and luxury
Dubai, UAE, October 07, 2018: Riviera Group revealed the show apartment for La Riviera Apartments with design and interior elements that reflect luxurious apartment living. The 22-story residential building offers 144 stylish one and two bedroom apartments and two retail units.
La Riviera Apartments is ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6th October 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) announced that the closing ceremony of the first edition of the International Property Awards – Dubai (IPAD) 2018 will be held on 11th October. With 49 companies competing in various categories, 41 of which being local, DLD is expecting a highly competitive first edition.
HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, ......read more
Increased supply benefits investors
Dubai, UAE; 4 October 2018: The lower prices of properties driven down by supply in the lead up to Expo2020, coupled with government incentives for investors and retirees, will open options to UAE real estate investors who seek to capitalise on a wide selection of units to grow their portfolio, an expert has said.
According to Cityscape Global’s ......read more
Middle East’s largest real estate event showcases newly announced developments from top local exhibitors
Dubai, UAE; 3 October 2018: Taking advantage of the region’s largest gathering of real estate professionals, developers took to the halls of the Dubai World Trade Centre to announce and showcase projects worth billions of dirhams.
Out of the 300 companies at ......read more
One Central wins Commercial Project Award for Offices 4 and 5 and Dubai’s first 25hours Hotel wins Leisure and Hospitality Project Award
‘Highly Commended’ for Expo 2020 CoEx Campus within Community, Culture & Tourism Project category, Expo Village (Phase 1) in Residential Medium to High Rise Project category, and Dubai South Mall in Retail Project Award ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018: Celebrating China’s traditional Golden Week, The Dubai Mall is adding a dash of entertainment that will bring family and friends together through dance, music, art and laughter.
Immerse into some of the oldest Chinese traditions as The Dubai Mall has lined up a host of Chinese cultural activities for all the family members. From October 1-7, The ......read more
Government backed Egyptian, Maltese developers target UAE investors with secure prospects and paths to citizenship
Dubai, UAE; 2 October 2018: The 17th edition of Cityscape Global officially opened its doors today, welcoming local and international real estate organisations and professional who have gathered in Dubai for the three-day exhibition, which runs until Thursday, 4 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 01, 2018: Al Akaria Saudi Real Estate Company (SRECO), one of the largest publicly listed real estate developers on the Saudi stock exchange (Tadawul), and Alinma Investment Company (AIC) have signed a Fund Establishment Agreement for the Alinma Alakaria RE Fund.
The objective of the fund will be to develop three sites, located in Riyadh, and transform ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 01, 2018: Nama Group has announced the commencement of the live operation of their centrally implemented Automatic Meter Reading (AMR) project designed for high value customers in the electricity sector in Oman.
The ground-breaking project was carried out by a professional team of Omani experts from the electricity distribution companies in Nama Group in ......read more
Dubai Land Department: 9,500 new real estate investors invest more than AED 19 billion in Dubai
Bin Mejren: Dubai’s real estate market is at the forefront of global markets, attracting investments
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 September 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) announced that Dubai’s real estate market is consistently sustainable, attracting ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2018: Is your little one fascinated with the planetary world, moon and spaceships? If yes, then head to Dubai Marina Mall and let your kids immerse in the world of space with fun filled edutainment.
From 23rd September to 26th October, Dubai Marina Mall will be hosting space themed educational activities for kids to explore and know more about the terrestrial ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 26, 2018: Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate, the real estate development and operations arm of Al-Futtaim, has been recognized by the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MOHRE) for its contributions to the UAE governments Emiratisation goals.
Al-Futtaim was amongst the top 10 companies to have contributed towards the success of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 26, 2018: Focusing on strategic project launch strategy, comprehensive sales and marketing delivery, Devmark is the most experienced firm of its kind in the MENA region and aims to revolutionise how developers plan and launch their strategies and properties across the region. Devmark, a business created with the core aim of driving developer’s bottom line and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 24, 2018: We are super excited to be sharing upcoming promotions for the month of October.
YALUMBA THEME NIGHTS
If you aren’t aware of Yalumba’s reputation in Dubai insanely diverse food scene, you might be in for a massive surprise. Not only can you expect to have the most delicious food in generous portions, but you’ll also enjoy a rich ......read more
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 ......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. ......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 ......read more
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, ......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 ......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 ......read more
CNN Sport spoke to Cheyenne Woods about diversity in golf, female athletes, and stepping out of the shadow of her famous uncle, Tiger Woods.
Currently ranked No.245, Woods is now in her third year on the LPGA Tour and hoping to inspire other black women through representation.
Only eight African-American women have been members of the LPGA Tour in its 70 year history and none have ......read more