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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: August 4, 2015
UAE. Residential sale prices have declined 1% quarter on quarter, signaling a slowdown in demand and market uncertainty.
Posted: August 4, 2015
EGYPT. All sectors exhibited positive performance and improved sentiment during Q2; More investment seen coming from Saudi Arabia and the UAE, since Sharm El-Sheikh conference.
Posted: August 4, 2015
UAE. Performance due to the growth in recurring revenues, higher development margins and lower finance costs following significant refinancing and deleveraging efforts over the last 24 months.
Posted: August 3, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. "There has been relatively little change in the real estate market in Riyadh in the second quarter of 2015 although recent changes to mortgage regulations have caused downward pressure in the residential sales market."
Posted: July 31, 2015
UAE. Egis acquires 51% of Projacs, the leading project and construction management firm in the Middle East. This transaction represents a new stepping stone for the development of both Egis and Projacs.
Posted: July 29, 2015
UAE. Residential and hotels see further softening while retail and office sectors remain stable in a quiet second quarter, according to JLL's latest Dubai Real Estate Market Overview report.
Posted: July 29, 2015
UAE. Average commercial rental levels remained steady; Steady conditions prevail despite persistent concerns over impact of lower oil prices, according to the latest report by real estate firm CBRE.
Posted: July 28, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Office take-up continued to increase in Riyadh and Jeddah in H1 2015; Vacancy rates were broadly stable; Rents were also unchanged.
Posted: July 28, 2015
UAE. S&K Estate Agents LLC (also known as Smith and Ken) has been handed to liquidators in a process to pay back creditors, with all 80-plus employees having lost their positions.
Posted: July 27, 2015
UAE. The drop comes amongst a surge in supply as 6,750 new residential units were delivered this quarter, taking the total Dubai residential stock to 479,000 units.
Posted: July 27, 2015
UAE. Sharp increase mainly due to continued strong performance with ongoing handovers of properties to customers; Growing retail, leasing and leisure contributed to overall results.
Posted: July 27, 2015
UAE. "Following a two year bull-run we are currently going through a period of mid-cycle stabilization. This is primarily driven by a slow-down in the pace of demand growth, but with short term supply completions under control the market conditions are stable."
Posted: July 23, 2015
UAE. Reverse relocation trend to Dubai gains momentum; Steady demand and stable occupancy rates for Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah and Umm Al Quwain.
Posted: July 22, 2015
UAE. Revenue for the first six months of 2015 US$ 398 million, 16% higher than H1 2014; Net profit for Q2 2015 is US$ 112 million, 43% higher than Q2 2014.
Posted: July 22, 2015
UAE. Phil Batty will be responsible for strategy, operations and new business development for JLL's IFM business across the MENA region.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: August 4, 2015
UAE. July data suggested that the UAE's non-oil private sector regained some of the growth momentum that was lost at the end of the second quarter; Output and new orders both rose at sharper rates, contributing to a robust overall improvement in business conditions.
date:Posted: August 4, 2015
EGYPT. Latest data painted a bleak picture; Business conditions worsened amid declines in output, new orders and employment, although the respective rates of contraction were only slight.
date:Posted: August 4, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Stronger growth of the sector as a whole was mainly driven by sharper expansions in both output and new orders, while purchasing activity also rose more quickly; However, data for employment bucked the general trend, as the rate of hiring eased to a 14-month low.
UAE. July data suggested that the UAE's non-oil private sector regained some of the growth momentum that was lost at the end of the second quarter; Output and new orders both rose at sharper rates, contributing to a robust overall improvement in business conditions.
UAE. The Middle East has a unique set of challenges and opportunities with regard to creating large, mixed-use developments; In this interview, Louise Adams, Aurecon's former Country Manager UAE, describes the importance of investing in master planning and some of the current opportunities and trends within this region.
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