Real Estate

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Posted: 02-08-2011
SAUDI ARABIA.  The chairman of Kingdom Holding Company, HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, who has been the driving force behind the decision to build the world's tallest tower in Saudi Arabia, announced that the construction contract has been signed today. Kingdom Tower, with a height of over 1,000 meters, will begin construction imminently in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  Kingdom Tower will be the centerpiece and the first construction phase of Kingdom City, Jeddah Economic Company's (JEC) new urban development of more than 5.3 million square meters of land in the
Posted: January 23, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Shamiso Kumbirai is a member of the World Economic Forum Global Shapers, a network of inspiring young people under 30 working to address local, regional and global challenges.
Posted: January 22, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Record 30,000 student bed spaces delivered in the UK in 2017; 2018 to see key corporate focus on innovation, capacity and capability at Collegiate.
Posted: January 22, 2018
UAE. All sectors of the market remain in the downturn stage of their cycle, according to JLL's UAE Real Estate Market Overview for 2017; The start of 2018 could see a reduction in activity and performance due to uncertainties around the impact of VAT.
Posted: January 19, 2018
LONDON. No Agent partners with Experian, reporting rental payment history to enhance tenants' credit histories.
Posted: January 18, 2018
UAE. fäm Properties chief says current oversupplied market offers great opportunities with prices at five-year low.
Posted: January 18, 2018
UAE. Green design has now become a standard among tenants and property developers and it is changing the way engineers design buildings, as well as the way that clients approach projects.
Posted: January 18, 2018
UAE. The AED9 million contract marks the construction work for the second residential project for Dubai-based Gemini Property Developers.
Posted: January 18, 2018
UAE. The company's commercial tenants are now able to pay rents and service charges by using digital currency along with the traditional payment systems.
Posted: January 16, 2018
UAE. "Innovation and rapid digitalization are creating a pressing need to address ICT skills gaps globally," says Sajwani.
Posted: January 15, 2018
UAE. Dubai's residential real estate sector appears to be flattening out after a three-year price drop; Brokers are reporting growing interest from potential investors.
Posted: January 13, 2018
UAE. Dubai's DIFC (Dubai International Financial Centre) ranks 19th of the 54 global office markets covered by JLL's Premium Office Rental Tracker.
Posted: January 11, 2018
UAE. Situated in Dubai's Business Bay, a fast developing hub of the city's residential and commercial development, the tower consists of 76 floors and reaches a height of 323m.
Posted: January 10, 2018
UAE. More than 10 million visitors are expected in year one for MIRKAAZ; Valued at AED500 million the construction of the mall will start in January 2018 and be completed in last quarter of 2019.
Posted: January 8, 2018
UAE. A transactional activity analysis by market share of developers reveals that in the ready space the two most popular developers, Emaar and Nakheel, account for 33% of value and sales in 2017.
Posted: January 5, 2018
UAE. Build to suit being considered for larger facilities in excess of 150,000 sq ft, as almost no space being developed on that scale.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: January 23, 2018
DAVOS. Optimism in global economic growth reaches record level and rises in all countries; US reinforces its lead on China as a target market for growth in 2018; Terrorism, geopolitical uncertainty, cyber and climate change rise as threats to growth.
date:Posted: January 23, 2018
DAVOS. Global research explores C-suite views on readiness for the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on society, strategy, the workforce and technology investments.
date:Posted: January 23, 2018
BOSTON. Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Samsung top the list of the world's 50 most innovative companies, according to The Boston Consulting Group; Growing digital divide between strong and weak innovators on digital design, mobile capabilities, Big Data, and speed of adopting new technology.
DAVOS. Optimism in global economic growth reaches record level and rises in all countries; US reinforces its lead on China as a target market for growth in 2018; Terrorism, geopolitical uncertainty, cyber and climate change rise as threats to growth.
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