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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: May 15, 2019
UAE. Gross profits for the period stood at AED 242 million reflecting gross profit margins of 27%, while net profit stood at AED 31 million.
Posted: May 14, 2019
UAE. One of the leading financial solutions groups will offer a new way to invest in real estate with the launch of its property investment business.
Posted: May 7, 2019
UAE. Leveraging the partners' respective expertise and experience, 500 Spaces is designed to capitalize on the growing demand for coworking spaces worldwide.
Posted: May 6, 2019
LEBANON. Byblos bank releases its latest Real Estate Demand Index; Long-term pick-up in demand for housing requires comprehensive housing policy.
Posted: May 4, 2019
UAE. Property developers and partners need to form their own knowledge associations and work with governmental bodies for the betterment of all, Sunil P. Gomes tells delegates at the Construction Innovation Conference.
Posted: May 3, 2019
UAE. The hospitality arm of DAMAC Properties is set to deliver an additional 1,762 hotel residence units in 2019.
Posted: April 30, 2019
UAE. The Gulf region’s best projects have been revealed as winners were announced at the 2019 MEED Projects Awards, in association with Mashreq.
Posted: April 30, 2019
UAE. DAMAC's flagship luxury hotel apartment, DAMAC Towers Riyadh, to be operated as Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana.
Posted: April 29, 2019
UAE. Tariq Imam promoted to partnership; Inaamul Laher and Nicola Reader promoted to counsel.
Posted: April 25, 2019
UAE. Launch includes Carrefour's 100th store in the UAE; My City Centre Masdar is Majid Al Futtaim's 25th shopping mall in the region; New destination features 18,500 sqm of gross leasable area, including a 7,000 sqm.
Posted: April 25, 2019
UAE. Insider's look at leading regional developer's first quarter of 2019; Over 50% of all contracts were awarded for master community developments.
Posted: April 13, 2019
UAE. DAMAC Tower at Nine Elms will be the first in Europe to be designed in partnership with famous Italian fashion house, Versace Home.
Posted: April 11, 2019
UAE. Construction costs in Doha and the UAE set to rise 2.0% in 2019 - but strongest growth forecast in Riyadh, with 5.0% increase predicted; New technology and methods essential to control costs and sustain investment.
Posted: April 10, 2019
UAE. Emaar, the global developer, is partnering for the first time with the renowned fashion designer for the new residential development.
Posted: April 10, 2019
UAE. JRD Group owns property portal JustProperty.com and Propspace, a broker CRM solution; Acquisition follows a US$120 million investment by General Atlantic in Property Finder in November 2018.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 20, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. With "all things digital", a generous amount of ambiguity and experimentation is always to be expected. But one thing seems fairly certain: big data will demand more of people, not less, as our digital epoch unfolds.
date:Posted: May 17, 2019
LONDON. The UAE is the best-known example of business-friendly reform in the MENA region; Many Western countries' instinct to protect and turn inwards, combined with a wider stagnation in the quality of Governance globally is acting as a brake on Economic Openness.
date:Posted: May 17, 2019
UAE. Ecosystems and open platforms create an economy of things; First Digital Trust Forum with international experts; "We need secure, open platforms and an internet in which users have the power to decide for themselves."
INTERNATIONAL. With "all things digital", a generous amount of ambiguity and experimentation is always to be expected. But one thing seems fairly certain: big data will demand more of people, not less, as our digital epoch unfolds.
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