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: September 29, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. The project will develop a unique tourist, residential and commercial destination on Jeddah's waterfront corniche.
Posted: September 27, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. What if engineers started delivering projects to serve our planet instead of just our clients? We're going to have to step back and look at the overall ecosystem we are building.
Posted: September 27, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Leading developer will utilize cloud based, mobile ready solutions to enhance residential operations.
Posted: September 27, 2017
UAE. Of all the major cities analyzed, Dubai remains far and above the highest yielding city, suggesting that there is ample room for further yield compression (partly a function of investors accepting lower risk premia) in the years ahead.
Posted: September 23, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. What if the future of good environmental policy was in the hands of designers and engineers, backed to the hilt by policymakers and city leaders?
Posted: September 20, 2017
UAE. The latest BNC Network report shows 543 hospitality projects are active in the UAE - reflecting the vibrancy of the leisure, tourism and the entertainment sectors.
Posted: September 19, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Digital tribes will help make design both the process and the outcome - the product and the producer - of the kind of resilient, connected and meaningful worlds we envision.
Posted: September 16, 2017
UAE. Announcement made at the Top 100 Real Estate Companies in the Arab World 2017 annual ceremony.
Posted: September 15, 2017
UAE. The group has so far completed projects worth AED450 million (US$122.6 million) with 359 units. Total 180 apartments have been sold out up to August 2017.
Posted: September 15, 2017
UAE. The Floating Venice will be located in The World islands, 4km offshore from Dubai and will bring an authentic Venetian experience to the Middle East.
Posted: September 15, 2017
UAE. The partnership was announced this week at City Scape 2017; Asteco will oversee the marketing and sales demand for the 175,905-sq. ft. modern, luxurious project.
Posted: September 14, 2017
UAE. Major developers confirm host of real estate sales amidst a surge of registered DLD off-plan transactions.
Posted: September 14, 2017
UAE. ARTAR COO says the emirate's property market has a proven reputation for delivering long-term benefits.
Posted: September 14, 2017
UAE. Fäm Properties CEO Firas AL Msaddi says creative marketing can confuse inexperienced investors; buyers should make end user demand the main driver of their investment decision.
Posted: September 14, 2017
UAE. Spanning over 2.4 million square feet, split across two 40-storey residential towers, and above a huge shopping mall; Apartments benefit from an interior design and furniture services - also priced in Bitcoin.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: October 21, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Leadership commitment, resilience and collaboration critical to success; 40% of survey respondents cite the disruption of operations as the biggest consequence of a cyberattack, followed by the compromise of sensitive data (39%), harm to product quality (32%), and harm to human life (22%).
date:Posted: October 21, 2017
UAE. 65% of GCC CEOs are more optimistic than their global counterparts about disruption; 87% embrace disruption as being more of an opportunity than a threat.
date:Posted: October 20, 2017
UAE. Fintech will reduce the profitability of some of the UAE. GCC banks' business lines, particularly money transfer and foreign-currency exchange.
INTERNATIONAL. Leadership commitment, resilience and collaboration critical to success; 40% of survey respondents cite the disruption of operations as the biggest consequence of a cyberattack, followed by the compromise of sensitive data (39%), harm to product quality (32%), and harm to human life (22%).
UAE. Cisco's security research organization Talos says once this ransomware enters your system, it uses three ways to spread automatically around a network, one of which is the known Eternal Blue vulnerability.
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