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: April 17, 2015
UAE. JLL's Dubai Real Estate Market Overview report assesses the latest trends in the office, residential, retail and hotel sectors.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. MoveSouq.com, a Dubai-based comparison site for home services, has released the results of its latest survey of Dubai residents' rental costs.
Posted: April 14, 2015
UAE. GCC projects market will continue to grow in 2015 despite lower oil prices ; Value of contracts placed in the region will rise to US$172 billion in 2015.
Posted: April 14, 2015
UAE. The existing Dubai Metro's Red line is to be extended from Nakheel Harbour station towards the Expo 2020 site and Dubai World Central.
Posted: April 9, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. A new business paper discusses AVEVA's collaborative, integrated approach to creating, sharing and maintaining digital information across all stages of the asset life cycle.
Posted: April 8, 2015
UAE. Huge extensions to Dragon Mart and Ibn Battuta Mall; New heart for Deira with 16 towers aside 4.9 million sq ft mall.
Posted: April 8, 2015
EGYPT. Confidence is most clearly demonstrated by the recently announced mega real estate project of the new Cairo Capital, according to JLL Q1 2015 Real Estate Market Overview.
Posted: April 3, 2015
UAE. Among the top investors for 2014, were Iraqis (AED 2.50 million per transaction), Jordanians (AED 2.40 million) and Egyptians (AED 2.02 million), according to The H Holding Enterprise.
Posted: April 1, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. When the transaction is completed, the full range of combined occupier services - notably including CBRE's leasing expertise and GWS's engineering expertise - will be available to the clients of both companies.
Posted: March 30, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Jamil Ghanawi, Head of JLL Saudi Arabia highlights the proposal aiming to help ease the current shortage of affordable homes and spur economic growth.
Posted: March 26, 2015
UAE. DIFC concluded its participation at the annual City Week forum in London underpinning its status as a mature global financial hub.
Posted: March 25, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Top tips for online house-hunters to avoid falling victim to fraud.
Posted: March 25, 2015
UAE. A report by the Research Dept of ValuStrat Consulting highlights two and three bedroom apartments catering to families with lower income.
Posted: March 24, 2015
UAE. Appointment of Bertrand Julien-Laferriere will support the company's strategic growth plans
Posted: March 23, 2015
UAE. "The company's plan (is) to continue expansion in attractive markets, mainly the Gulf region; in particular the Saudi market, and to study the expansion opportunities in other markets, taking into account the importance of the Egyptian market."

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: April 18, 2015
UAE. "Women's Careers in the GCC - The CEO Agenda" is culmination of in-depth survey of over 600 businesswomen across the GCC Region; Research makes five key recommendations to boost the number of women in the workplace.
date:Posted: April 17, 2015
QATAR. Northwestern University study reveals changing views on political speech, social media use, news credibility; places attitudes and behaviors of Arab countries in global context.
date:Posted: April 17, 2015
LEBANON. "The persisting high level of political uncertainties in the country and wide spillovers from the Syrian crisis, represented the main factors that negatively affected the confidence of Lebanese consumers during the third quarter of 2014."
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