Join Padmaja Yadav’s Free Vaastu, Feng Shui and Home Interior seminars at Indian Property Show
28th May, 2017; Dubai, UAE: Learn home décor tips for increasing health, wealth and harmony by the leading Feng Shui and Vastu expert, Ms Padmaja Yadav. She will be conducting free seminars on home interior and Vastu during the upcoming Indian Property Show from June 8-10, at Hall 6, Dubai World Trade Centre. The interactive and engaging seminars will be held between 7-8 pm on Thursday, June 8 & Friday, June 9 and between 6-7 pm on Saturday, June 10.
“Our home is our refuge that helps us in regenerating positive energy and by applying certain principles of home design aimed at increasing the flow of positive energy in a home; we can live in harmony with our surroundings. A home that is clean and organized instantly ......read more
Dubai - UAE, 27 May, 2017: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, today launched its 11th annual ‘Make A Difference’ campaign, which encourages the act of giving during the holy month of Ramadan.
Majid Al Futtaim’s Ramadan campaign promotes kindness within the community by allowing people to make a difference through the donation of everyday essentials to families in need. Donation items can include clothes, toys, books, food and electronics, which will help families across the region experience the spirit of the holy month.
This year, the ‘Make A Difference’ campaign, has been developed in line with the ‘Year of Giving’ in the UAE, an initiative by UAE’s President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa ......read more
Mall of Qatar was recognized as a world class shopping centre at the 2017 Retail & Leisure International Awards
Dubai - UAE, May 25 2017: Qatar’s ultimate destination for shopping dining and family entertainment - Mall of Qatar was awarded International Retail & Leisure Destination by RLI (Retail & Leisure International), at this year’s 12th edition of the prestigious Global RLI Awards. The ceremony took place on May 10, at the Palazzo Versace Hotel in Dubai, and attracted many key global industry figures in retail and leisure, that celebrated Mall of Qatar’s spectacular offerings.
Mall of Qatar was presented with the highly coveted and prestigious Global RLI award during the event for its outstanding new international retail and leisure experience. In the category of RLI International Retail & ......read more
The Group’s largest electronics outlet features a VR zone with live recording studio and free WiFi to sing and go live on social media for customers, in addition to a live cooking demo station.
SHARJAH – May 25, 2017: Thomsun Group, a leading business conglomerate with operations in the Gulf and Indian subcontinent, has launched the region’s first connected and live experience electronics store in Sharjah. Mr. Juma Alleem, Director of National Media Council offices in Dubai and Sharjah, inaugurated the outlet in the presence of Thomsun Group Managing Directors Mr. KV Thomas and Mr. VT John.
The Group’s largest electronics store spans over 30,000 sq.ft. across three levels featuring a Virtual Realty Zone with free WiFi and a live recording studio where the customers can sing and go live on ......read more
Landmark 33-storey tower with 300 apartments developed at the cost of AED 295 million, completed ahead of schedule
One, two, three and four bedroom apartments at strategic location offer world-class amenities at affordable prices
Dubai, 24 May 2017: Al Thuriah Properties, the UAE’s premier property developer that specializes in high-rise residential towers and communities, today announced it had completed handover of its 33-storey Sahara 4 Tower in Al Nahda. Freehold owners have begun to occupy the 300 apartments at the tastefully designed and strategically located tower.
Developed at the cost of AED 295 million, Sahara Tower 4 consists of spacious and elegantly designed one, two, three and four bedroom units built with top-of-the-range specifications and fittings. Development of the project began in April 2014 ......read more
Developer of the Year: Majid Al Futtaim
Green Hotel of the Year: Hilton Garden Inn Dubai, Mall of the Emirates
Al Zahia (Phase Two), My City Centre Al Barsha, and City Centre Mirdif were among shortlisted projects
United Arab Emirates, 23 May 2017: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, celebrated big wins at the fifth annual 2017 MENA Green Building Awards. Supported by the WorldGBC, and organised in partnership with the JordanGBC and LebanonGBC; the MENA Green Building Awards 2017 saw two accolades awarded to Majid Al Futtaim.
Majid Al Futtaim was recognized as ‘Developer of the Year’, underpinning the company’s achievements and ongoing commitment to sustainable development and green building ......read more
This Ramadan shoppers can help those in need by donating clothes to Red Crescent as part of BurJuman Share and Care Campaign
Celebrate the Holy Month with activities including Henna painting, calligraphy, lantern and pottery painting
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23 May 2017: This Ramadan, BurJuman is partnering with Red Crescent to encourage shoppers to help those in need through the BurJuman Share and Care Campaign.
Starting the first day of Ramadan and running into Eid, shoppers can help by donating clothing via easily accessible donation points. All collected items will be given to Red Crescent UAE to be distributed to families in need.
“The Holy Month of Ramadan is about embracing the power of giving. The smallest donation can mean the world to someone in need. At BurJuman we believe in the ......read more
Ericsson has been selected by Landmark to build communications infrastructure for its intelligent microgrid ecosystem across North America
The program includes Ericsson’s Zero Site communications platform, cloud, core and IoT software solutions
Ericsson will provide microgrid management, integrating communications for the industrial IoT with battery storage applications and grid-control software
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has been chosen by leading real estate and infrastructure firm Landmark Dividend LLC, the sponsor of Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP (NASDAQ: LMRK), to provide its Zero Site communications platform and communications infrastructure at sites across North America. Ericsson will deploy its Zero Site solution, cloud, core, backhaul and Internet of Things (IoT) software solutions, bringing ......read more
The House has been awarded under the category Green Residential Building as it’s the first of its kind Passive House for a hot and humid climate
May 23, 2017
Dubai United Arab Emirates
The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) Sustainable Autonomous House, the first of its kind Passive House for a hot and humid climate, won the 2017 MENA Green Building Award under the category Green Residential Building.
The 2017 MENA Green Building Awards attracted a large number of submissions from many institutions, companies, research centres and students from six countries from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region for different categories focusing on sustainability practices.
The event was organized by the Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), in partnership with the JordanGBC and LebanonGBC, ......read more
Ground-breaking marks the beginning of a journey to deliver 2,550 hotel apartment keys, to be managed by international hotel operators
With a development value exceeding Dh3.2 billion, this is the largest single-site hotel apartment project in the Middle East and North Africa
The joint venture to fast-track the development of the massive project by October 2020 – before the start of the World Expo 2020
Al Hamad Group of Companies and Schon Properties to acquire substantial stake in the new property with equity investment to fast-track the development
Dubai, UAE, May 23, 2017: Schön Properties, one of Dubai’s top private developers, and Dubai Civil Engineering – part of Al Hamad Group of Companies – a leading mega projects construction company in the GCC, held a ......read more
USA, Germany, among Emirate’s top five trading partner countries as Hardware + Tools Middle East 2017 gets underway
Three-day event opened by His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Director General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors, RTA
Dubai, UAE, May 22, 2017: Dubai’s hardware and tools trade was valued at AED5.07 billion in 2016, with the USA, China, Italy, Germany, and India, the Emirate’s top five trading partner countries of construction-related equipment and machinery for the year.
According to figures released by the Dubai Customs today (22 May), Dubai imported AED3.6 billion worth of hardware and tools last year, while exports and re-exports into neighbouring countries were valued at AED1.467 billion.
The USA maintains its position as Dubai’s number one ......read more
The new art deco-styled Retail and Leisure complex on Jumeirah Beach Road was inaugurated by The Mall Owner Mr. Meadhad Rashed Meadhad Almheiri
Dubai, UAE, May 21 2017: Jumeirah’s largest community shopping centre, The Mall, was officially inaugurated on Monday evening, May 15th. The prestigious retail and leisure destination located on Jumeirah Beach Road, opposite The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, was inaugurated by accompanied by Mr. Meadhad Rashed Meadhad Almheiri – Owner of The Mall, accompanied by Mr. Rashid Meadhad Rashid Meadhad Almheiri - Chairman, and Ms. Nancy Nese Ozbek, General Manager, at a grand opening.
The evening event, which was attended by a wealth of VIP guests, included a rousing orchestra performance presented by students from The Music Chamber, one of The Mall’s tenants.
The 80,756 ......read more
DUBAI – May 16, 2017: His Excellency Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman and CEO of DP World, visited Conares headquarters and its steel production facilities in Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza). Mr. Bharat Bhatia, CEO of Conares received His Excellency and briefed him about the development on its expansion projects and the steel industry outlook in the UAE.
“The leadership of this country has given us the opportunity to set up our steel manufacturing facilities that bring out ‘Made in UAE’ steel products. We are also happy in the support provided by JAFZA and DP World. With massive projects like Dubai Expo 2020, Marsa Al Arab and many others, the demand for steel in the UAE is growing. The UAE is self-sufficient to cater to the annual demand of steel in the UAE, where the local mills are optimistic to deliver ......read more
The two day summit will provide unrivalled practical knowledge, designed to add real value to hospitality professionals
Dubai - UAE, 16 May 2017: ‘Global Megatrends and their Effect on Middle East Hospitality’ and ‘Affordable Luxury’ will be the key topics of discussion at the Hotelier Summit Middle East on May 17th and 18th in Doha, Qatar. The two-day summit will provide unrivalled practical knowledge designed to add real value to hotel’s business operations.
The summit is organised by IDE Consulting Services, a global real estate solutions provider. IDE has gone to great lengths to make the summit not only a spectacular show, but also provide real value and insights to the top delegates attending the initiative. PwC Middle East is, alongside IDE, is the ‘Official Knowledge ......read more
Most Coveted Award For The Best Hotel Project In The UAE
Dubai, UAE, May 16, 2017: MEED Quality Awards are the hallmark of quality and achievement of GCC construction projects. The best ‘Hotel Project of the Year 2017’ has been awarded to Al Jihan Gulf Horizon General Contracting LLC, one of the Green Bridge companies, for the Nurai Island Resort in Abu Dhabi.
Now in the sixth year, the MEED Quality Awards for Projects recognize both the construction element of projects delivery and value and quality of a project throughout its entire life cycle. Green Bridge was given the award for the engineering elements, construction and contribution to the environment, successful execution and completion of project.
Green Bridge competed fiercely with companies of national and international stature and ......read more
Bring in the holy month with Centrepoint’s range of stylish home and fashion favourites specially designed for Ramadan nights and Eid festivities.
Dubai, 16th May, 2017: Centrepoint, the region’s largest fashion retailer, is one of the few brands to create a special Ramadan collection keeping in mind the needs of the regional customer. This year, the brand has put together a selection of fashion, kidswear, footwear, accessories, cosmetics and home décor, that will have all eyes on you.
Be the Perfect Host at your Home this Ramadan
The season of Ramadan brings with a time for loved ones to come together as families and friends gather for Iftar and Suhoor. Make your home a setting of style and elegance, with Lifestyle’s collection of Ramadan inspired décor, furnishing and home fragrances. Customized Arabic ......read more
- Sultan Butti bin Mejren: “The success of the UAE network supports the progress of our pioneering efforts in sustainability.”
- Three sessions addressed the most important aspects of sustainability with the participation of international experts and 300 attendees.
- The event witnessed the announcement of a range of pioneering initiatives including the ‘UAE Sustainability Pioneer Award’.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 May 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has hosted a discussion forum on the second anniversary of the United Nations Global Compact Network UAE. The forum took place in the Emirates Towers Hotel, Dubai, and was organised by Dubai Real Estate Institute – the educational arm of DLD – in collaboration with the UN Global Compact and the local UN Global Compact ......read more
Dubai, 14 May, 2017: Danube Properties, Dubai’s pioneers in affordable housing, has launched a new project called Bayz in Dubai’s upcoming Business Bay neighborhood. The announcement of the AED 450 million project was made at a press conference, which was addressed by Rizwan Sajan, Chairman and Founder of Danube Group in the presence of senior management as well as the media.
The 29-storey Bayz tower comprises of 456 apartment units with magnificent views of the iconic Burj Khalifa and other structures such as the Marriott Marquee, the Dubai Canal, among others. Moreover, the property boasts state-of-the-art amenities including swimming pool, a fully-equipped health club and a kid’s play area cum party hall.
Commenting on the event, Rizwan Sajan, said, “We are pleased to announce the launch of our ......read more
Amlak Q1 2017 net profit stands at AED 7.5 million
Revenue from financing business activities stands at AED 47 million
Drop in Operating and Financing Costs by 3% compared to Q1 2016
Total assets stand at AED 6.5 billion
Dubai, UAE 14 May 2017 – Amlak Finance PJSC, a leading specialized real estate financier in the Middle East, today announced its financial results for the first quarter ending 31 March 2017.
Amlak reported net profits of AED 7.5 million for the quarter ended March 31 2017. This was the result of decline in intermittent nature of revenue from sale of real estate.
Revenue from financing business activities decreased by 20% to AED 47 million in Q1 2017, compared to AED 59 million for the same period last year. This was due to a decrease in the financing portfolio. The drop in revenue ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 13 May, 2017 – Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC) has released an updated edition of the Infrastructure Standards Guidelines (ISGL) for the emirate of Abu Dhabi, following its approval by the Infrastructure and Environment Committee of Abu Dhabi Executive Council.
The updated ISGL will serve as a comprehensive guide to all entities concerned with infrastructure development in the emirate. The manual contains simplified and streamlined procedures which are designed to optimise the speed and ease for entities as they access information relevant to the implementation of infrastructure projects.
The update drew on the engagement of more than 10 working committees comprising 125 government and private sector entities in Abu Dhabi that represented all infrastructural sectors. Over the past ......read more
“Hotel performance in March dipped in the majority of MENA hospitality markets compared to March 2016. Across the GCC, most cities witnessed a decline in revenue per average room (RevPAR) in March 2017, compared to the previous year, with the exception of Kuwait City, which had an increase in both occupancy and RevPAR, Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) witnessed a modest increase in RevPAR.
Dubai city hotels continue to lead in terms of the highest occupancy in the region, recording 88.6% occupancy in March 2017. However, average daily rates (ADR) in Dubai dropped by 8.4% from US$309 in March 2016 to US$283 in March, coupled by a slight decline in occupancy by 1.5% when compared to the same time last year, leading to a decline from US$272 in March 2016 to US$245 in March 2017.
Hospitality markets in Beirut and Cairo, ......read more
Al Ain, UAE, 11 May 2017: According to Dubai Chamber, Dubai is estimated to have around 717,000 sq. meters of new retail space by 2018, while Abu Dhabi is expected to see a supply of 467,000 sq. meters of new space over the same period.
Industry insiders seem positive about the announcement. “Abu Dhabi is a magnificent location. Recent years have seen the emirate invest heavily in infrastructure and look for ways to diversify its economy. The government’s continuous efforts to boost varied forms of economy has seen the retail scene in the emirate develop, resulting in the growth of the sector,” said Bassam Saleh, Marketing Manager for Bawadi Mall.
Bawadi Mall has massive retail space which comprise of dining, entertainment and shopping facilities. “The demand for our retail space just seems to keep ......read more
Abu Dhabi – May 9, 2017: ‘Magnet’, a UAE-based platform to discuss and disseminate insights on the steel industry, convened in Abu Dhabi to further understand the current market demand and exchange views on ongoing infrastructure development projects in the UAE.
Key industry stakeholders including Emirates Steel Industries, Hamriyah Steel, Conares, Union Iron & Steel Company, Qatar Steel in Dubai and Jindal Shadeed Iron & Steel – participated in the ‘Magnet’ session held in the UAE capital. The participants cited very positive sentiments on the current steel market outlook for the rebar production.
Commenting on the meeting, HE Engineer Saeed Ghumran Al Remeithi, CEO of Emirates Steel Industry, a part of the UAE’s largest industrial conglomerate SENAAT in Abu Dhabi, said ......read more
Represents an annualized dividend yield of 7.6%
Dubai – 9 May 2017: Emirates REIT (CEIC) Limited (“Emirates REIT” or the “REIT”), the UAE’s first regulated Shari'a compliant Real Estate Investment Trust listed on Nasdaq Dubai, managed by Equitativa (Dubai) Limited (“Equitativa Dubai”), today announced its proposal to pay a final dividend in relation to the year ended 31st December 2016 of USD 11.98 million or USD 0.04 per ordinary share. To be entitled to receive the dividend, shareholders must be on the register as at market close on 8 June 2017.
The proposed final dividend will be subject to shareholder approval at the REIT’s Annual General Meeting on 14 June 2017. Based on the REIT’s closing share price of USD 1.055 on Monday, 8 May 2017, this represents an ......read more
May 08, 2017
Leading property developer posts 61 per cent increase in profits compared to last year’s first three months
Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: RAK Properties PJSC, Ras Al Khaimah's largest property developer listed on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange, has reported increased profits during the first three months of this year, with revenues in excess of AED115 million between the months of January to March 2017.
The reported Q1 2017 results reveal a 61 per cent increase in revenues when compared to the same period in 2016 – up from AED71,581,000 in 2016 to AED115,538,000 this year. Similarly, profits over the corresponding three-month period increased to AED39,878,000 from AED18,537,000 in 2016. To date, RAK Properties’ total assets are valued at AED 5.06 billion as of March 31, 2017, an increase on the AED 4.99 ......read more
Customers shopping in Modell’s stores in the UAE this November earn double Air Miles and possibly more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 November 2016: Marka PJSC (DFM: MARKA), the first public joint stock retail operator in the UAE, has launched a limited-time campaign that offers Modell’s customers the chance to become an Air Miles Millionaire.
Starting today and ......read more
Steel Alliance Against Counterfeiting meets to discuss industry concerns with UAE Department of Economic Development and Criminal Investigation Department
November 12, 2016 – Abu Dhabi, UAE: Leading members of the global Steel Alliance Against Counterfeiting (SAAC) – an industry initiative of 18 global steel products manufacturers committed to combating counterfeiting, have ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 09 November, 2016: Over the weekend, visitors to BOXPARK, the offbeat destination by Meraas, were in for an artistic treat as the BOXPARK 3D letters received a patriotic makeover by Dubai based Polish born graffiti artist, Mariusz 'Clash' Krakówko.
Clash was chosen to show off his skills as part of a BOXPARK social media competition, that asked participants ......read more
New 200m2 Competence Center to target petrochemical, food and pharmaceutical industries through technical support on optimizing lab processes and cost efficiencies
Dubai, UAE, November 9, 2016: METTLER TOLEDO has launched a new Competence Center at Dubai Science Park that will offer advanced analytical support and training for customers on how the company’s broad range of measuring ......read more
Fun-Filled Campaigns, Charity Initiatives and Luxury Prizes for The Community
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, November 9, 2016: Deerfields Mall is celebrating its third anniversary this month, as the leading community and family destination in the heart of Al Bahia Abu Dhabi.
Over the past three years, the mall has achieved exponential growth in the number of new stores and visitors ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 8, 2016: The local architect behind the renovation of the world's oldest library has revealed her biggest battle was not in saving the crumbling 1,200 year-old structure – but in opening its doors to the public.
Aziza Chaouni fought tirelessly to allow the ancient al-Qarawiyyin Library in Fez, Morocco - first built in 859 - to welcome all when it re-opens ......read more
The new residential tower is located at the upcoming Arjaan neighborhood
Each home is furnished with modular furniture and the complex includes world-class amenities
Dubai, UAE, November 8, 2016: Danube Properties, UAE’s leading property developer, today announced the launch of their new AED 400 million project ‘Miraclz’ located at Dubai’s ......read more
Festive Afternoon Tea at Karat
Oozing with sophistication, this lobby lounge is the focal point of the hotel and the ideal place for relaxing and socialising; the perfect place to indulge in a festive afternoon tea experience. Guests can enjoy a mouthwatering selection of seasonal pastry creations and festive cookies which will be complemented by special festive hot beverages. It’s perfect ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 07, 2016: The Steel Alliance Against Counterfeiting (SAAC) – an industry initiative of 17 global steel products manufacturers committed to combating counterfeit steel products, has pledged its support for more stringent regulations controlling the use of key building materials in ongoing revisions of the UAE Fire and Life Safety Code of Practice 2016. ......read more
First of its kind barristers’ chambers in the region will solidify the reputation of DIFC as a specialist hub for international business transactions, dispute resolution and contract enforcement through DIFC Courts
Vote of confidence in the independent legal architecture of DIFC
Move will encourage growth of bespoke new legal services products
Dubai, UAE, 7 November 2016: ......read more
DubaiSat-2 detects the completion of construction on Dubai Water Canal
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 7, 2016: DubaiSat-2, owned and operated by the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), has captured a high definition photos of the Dubai Water Canal full of water. The image also show the various facilities built to run along both banks of the canal and the areas surrounding ......read more
Top executives from the UAE Government owned developer visited the Kingdom as part of sales drive to boost Saudi investment
Jumeirah Golf Estates seeks to engage with Saudi lenders and real estate agencies to showcase lucrative investment opportunities on offer to local buyers
Jeddah, KSA, 6 November 2016: Jumeirah Golf Estates – one of the Middle East’s most ......read more
Memorandum of Agreement sets basis for environmental initiative
Sharjah, UAE, 06 November, 2016: Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council Ruler of Sharjah, in ensuring the premium quality of living in Sharjah whilst preserving all natural and aquatic foundations in the emirate, the Sharjah Investment and Development ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 6, 2016: Enabling more flexibility and easy fitting with the direct drive operator, Hormann Middle East has introduced an extra accessory package- S6, for its DD rolling shutters. This optional accessory package is fast and reliable and perfect for use with Hormann’s Decotherm curtain.
With a powerful FU operator, the shutter benefits from ......read more
Arabian Center now qualifies for the ‘Albert Sussman International Community Support Award’- the highest accolade given by ICSC Foundation.
The mall is now a part of 13 regional finalists from around the world, who will compete for the International Title in Las Vegas in the first half of 2017.
Dubai, November 06, 2016: In recognition of its efforts towards contribution to ......read more
Other key brands including Cheeky Monkeys, Grand Optics, Holland and Barrett, Tilia Flowers and Chocolate, illy Cafe, Reem Al Bawadi Restaurant and Café, The Coffee Club Middle East, Oregano Restaurants and STREAT 9 Café are slated to open shortly
Abu Dhabi, November 6th, 2016: ‘Town Square’, at Al Forsan Village located in the Khalifa City ‘A’ area, will now be home to ......read more
GMIS’ MoU with Polish Chamber of Commerce aims to encourage nations to place greater emphasis on manufacturing activities globally
Poland earmarks €10 billion for innovation to drive economic transformation
GMIS building global relationships to catalyse sustainable industrial development
Dubai, UAE, November 5, 2016: The Global Manufacturing and ......read more
Officially inaugurated by the General Authority of Islamic Affairs & Endowments
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 05 November 2016: Diamond Developers, the real estate company behind The Sustainable City - the region’s first fully operational and integrated sustainable community in Dubai - has announced the official opening of its eco-friendly Mosque, which was inaugurated by a ......read more
GROHE Sensia® Arena garners accolade from German Design Council
GROHE Design Studio wins three more Iconic Awards prizes
Dubai, UAE, November 1, 2016: GROHE has once again come out tops against international competition in a renowned design contest. The innovative GROHE Sensia® Arena shower toilet won the highest prize in the Iconic Awards 2016 – Best of ......read more
Company releases fresh details regarding plans for its multi-million dollar adventure and active theme park development in Australia
Australian investment and development company SANAD Capital today unveiled its partnership with leading designer and manufacturer of waterpark attractions WhiteWater for its planned AUD 400 million adventure and ‘active-lifestyle’ development. ......read more
Patented man-made crystal clear lagoons prove to be a key driver for successful real estate developments adding value to its tourism proposition
Cutting edge technology uses up to 30 times less water than a golf course and half of the water required to irrigate a park
Innovative additive reduces evaporation rates by up to 70%
Dubai, UAE, October 31, 2016: Crystal Lagoons, ......read more
Opportunity for emerging arts professionals to spend one month in Venice staffing the UAE’s art exhibition at the prestigious Biennale di Venezia (Venice Biennale), May 13th – November 26th, 2017
Dubai, UAE, October 30, 2016: Applications are open for the 2017 edition of the Venice Internship of the National Pavilion United Arab Emirates (UAE) - la Biennale di Venezia. The ......read more
The Leading Construction Company Holds Inaugural Event for their new 22,000 sq.ft facility which includes 10,000 sq.ft dedicated fire protection services area
Dubai, UAE, October 30, 2016: Construction giant and leader in sustainable solutions, Pravarthi Building Contracting LLC is proud to announce the inauguration of its cutting-edge headquarters in Dubai’s Jebel Ali Free ......read more
Dubai (October 26, 2016) – Officially supported by UAE Ministry of Infrastructure Development and Dubai South, Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) proudly launched Future Drainage & Stormwater Networks Dubai conference yesterday at Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai, UAE.
Future Drainage & Stormwater Networks Dubai brought together government representatives, developers, ......read more
Cityland Mall will house a sprawling 200,000 sq.ft. open-air garden
Attractions such as an amphitheater, mini water park and a mini Miracle Garden will blend retail with recreation and wellness
The AED 1.1 billion property will launch in 2018 beside Global Village
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: Cityland Group, inventors of the acclaimed Dubai Miracle Garden and Dubai ......read more
Free-to-attend International Conference at IREIS 2016 to Highlight Key Global and Regional Real Estate Market Trends and Dual Citizenship Opportunities for Investors
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 26 October, 2016: The eighth edition of the International Real Estate & Investment Show (IREIS 2016), the only real estate event in Abu Dhabi that targets investors and consumers rather than ......read more
New Initiative in line with that of Dubai Leadership to Inspire the City’s Youth
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 26th, 2016: Dubai-based property developer Omniyat is encouraging aspiring designers and architects from the Emirates to pursue their studies through the establishment of a new scholarship at one of the world’s most celebrated centres of education.
The ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: ODICE is a French manufacturer specialized in passive fire protection. Founded in 1983, ODICE exports more than 50 % of its production to more than 30 different countries through the world.
ODICE proposes a full range of fire resistant products: intumescent seals, incombustible boards, insulation materials, sealants, fire resistant ......read more
d3 welcomes international architecture firms Santiago Calatrava, Foster + Partners and Zaha Hadid Architects and Benoy
Dubai, UAE, 26 October, 2016: Four titans of world architecture, Santiago Calatrava, Zaha Hadid Architects, Foster + Partners and Benoy, will open offices in Dubai Design District (d3) this year, moves that underline d3’s emergence as a global design ......read more
“Habtoor Leighton Group” awarded the estimated AED 500 million contract
Urban living concept in the heart of Dubai expected for completion by end of 2017
Duabi, UAE, October 25, 2016: Construction will shortly begin on the much anticipated Gate Avenue at DIFC, the new urban premium lifestyle, cultural and entertainment development at the heart of Dubai International ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 October 2016: UAE-based hospitality group JA Resorts & Hotels further demonstrated its commitment to supporting the local community by hosting an extra-special children’s day out event at its JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort, for children and staff of the Dubai Autism Centre (DAC). Driving group-wide corporate social responsibility, with a focus on the ......read more
Project spread across 134,000 square meters with a four-star hotel
Green Valley aggressively spreading its footprint across the globe
In a step that reinforces its growing project footprint across the globe, Green Valley International Real Estate – one of the leading real estate companies in the region, has announced the launch of Salam City, an iconic residential project in ......read more
315-room Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi and 64-key Marriott Executive Apartments Downtown Abu Dhabi Now Open in Capital
Abu Dhabi, UAE: 20 October, 2016: Bloom Properties, a Bloom Holding business specializing in the development of integrated and sustainable communities, has cemented its position as a leading developer of mixed-use projects with the completion of Bloom ......read more
CLYMB, a 100-million-dollar indoor attraction, to include world’s widest flight chamber and tallest indoor climbing wall by 2018
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, October 20, 2016: Miral announced today the next new exciting attraction CLYMB to be developed on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. Miral will bring the world’s widest flight chamber and tallest indoor climbing wall to the ......read more
Developer partners with Crystal Lagoon to create the sustainable water feature using environmentally friendly technology; construction to commence early next year
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2016: Realty developer, Schon Properties has announced that the design of the massive man-made lagoon catering to its projects in Dubai Investments Park will complete by end of the year. ......read more
Books sold at nominal prices
Free exchange, donation of old and used school books
Edutainment and fun activities planned for children
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2016: Oasis Mall, Dubai’s popular community neighbourhood mall on Sheikh Zayed Road, has announced a month-long book drive to support the UAE’s ongoing ‘Year of Reading’ initiative launched by ......read more
3,296 visitors to the beachfront promenade browsing the Internet and connecting on social media with WiFi UAE in the month of August
Dubai, UAE, October 18, 2016: WiFi UAE now offers visitors to JBR access to seamless connectivity to the Internet through the choice of either free or premium WiFi. Expanding its footprint to enhance happiness through connectivity, WiFi UAE has seen ......read more
The New Campaign Aims at Reducing the Levels of Lifestyle Diseases by 2020
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2016: Marka PJSC (DFM: MARKA), the first public stock retail operator in the UAE, have launched the #InnerAthlete Campaign by Modell’s. The initiative encourages the public to set their inner athlete free, and aims towards reducing the level of lifestyle diseases by 2020.
A ......read more
AED1 billion project paves the way for Business Bay transformation, unveiling an entire new waterfront destination with the launch of Marasi Business Bay Promenade
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2016: Dubai Properties (DP), a leading Dubai-based real estate master developer and asset manager known for renowned destinations across the Emirate, has announced that the iconic Marasi ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2016: The Swiss hotel management company, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, has signed an agreement with leading real estate developer Nusasiri Plc to manage three properties in Thailand.
The three properties will be Mövenpick Residences Ekkamai, Bangkok and Mövenpick Resort Khao Yai, both scheduled to open in Q4 2016, and Mövenpick Resort Mai ......read more
GEMTEC in Dammam now the region’s first ‘Brilliant Factory’
Expands GEMTEC facility to 26,000 sq m to manufacture ‘Made in Saudi’ HA and F gas turbines
Creates 150 new high quality jobs for Saudi nationals
Delivers GEMTEC’s first 7F turbine to SEC’s Waad Al Shamal combined-cycle power plant
Dammam, Saudi Arabia, October 16, 2016: ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2016: The building, construction and real estate [BCRE] sector has been one of the cornerstones of the UAE economy for some time and will continue to play a crucial role in the country’s long term economic diversification, making Dubai the ideal venue for KPMG's 17th Global Real Estate and Construction Conference, according to Vijay Malhotra, the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 13, 2016: For the first time ever at Dubai Festival City, visitors were surprised and delighted by a Flash Mob of up to 40 dancers in its newly launched Food Court. Food Court goers, totally unaware of what was to come, were entertained by a seven minute performance as part of Festival City’s Festival of Flavours celebration.
Celebrating the launch ......read more
Exquisite five-star serviced residences offers breathtaking views and state-of-the-art amenities
Dubai, UAE, October 12, 2016: Tamleek Real Estate Co. together with Gemstone Real Estate Development (Gemstone) today revealed the exquisite five-star serviced show apartments of the Kempinski Residences Business Bay.
The familiarization tour, led by Mr. Federico Tauber, CEO of ......read more
‘Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style’ marks Middle East debut in Dubai
At The Top, Burj Khalifa; Reel Cinemas and Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo at The Dubai Mall and The Dubai Fountain to provide unique Bond experiences
On display will be Scaramanga’s Golden Gun from ‘The Man with the Golden Gun,’ Daniel Craig’s sky-blue trunks from ......read more
The store of inspiration, Robinsons, is set to elevate the city’s retail landscape as it unveils plans for Dubai’s first in-store vertical garden created by world renowned botanist Patrick Blanc.
Dubai, UAE, October 11, 2016: International department store Robinsons, founded in Singapore in 1858, is scheduled to launch for the first time in Dubai towards the end of ......read more
Tuesday, 11 October 2016 – Today, Phidar Advisory released its Dubai residential research note for the end of Q3 2016. The report shows that residential prices continued to drop in the third quarter of the year and projects further declines.
“Slow demand growth remains the immediate barrier for price recovery,” said Jesse Downs, Managing Director of Phidar Advisory. ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 10, 2016: The manufacturing sector has undergone dynamic change, with global manufacturers encouraging innovation. In the integration of digitalization and adoption of new technologies lies the future of manufacturing. In this context, Dr. Rab Scott, Head of Virtual Reality and Modelling Group, Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing will ......read more
Agreement offers range of finance options to buyers in luxury Downtown Dubai residential tower
Dubai, UAE, 10 October, 2016: ARTAR Real Estate Development has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Arab Bank to offer finance solutions for buyers of luxury apartments at Mada Residences in Downtown Dubai.
The 36-storey high rise residential tower located just a minute’s walk ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 8, 2016: Landmark Group, the region’s leading retail and hospitality conglomerate, will host the eighth edition of the Beat Diabetes Walk at Dubai’s Zabeel Park on Friday, 18 November, 2016.
Registrations for the eighth annual Beat Diabetes Walk in the UAE can be completed online at www.beatdiabetes.me from 14 October to 12 November, 2016. All ......read more