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: 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."
Posted: March 23, 2015
UAE. This report dissects the structure and internal dynamics of Dubai Marina, as its importance for one of the hot spots in terms growing external investors (16% of Dubai freehold transactions value).
Posted: March 21, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Global megatrends, such as rapid urbanisation and demographic changes, will drive growth opportunities in the real estate industry across Africa.
Posted: March 19, 2015
EGYPT. The growing confidence in the Egyptian real estate market has resulted in a number of major investment projects with the backing of Arab governments from the GCC.
Posted: March 19, 2015
BAHRAIN. New research highlights drivers of demand and impact of global economics on property markets.
Posted: March 18, 2015
BAHRAIN. Opportunities to diversify property portfolio; Citizenship by investment available; Leisure and lifestyle destinations; A range of properties from US$200,00 to US$20 million.
Posted: March 18, 2015
UAE. Investors from GCC countries continue to pour billions into both the local and foreign property market; More than 130 exhibitors prepare to showcase their latest developments at Cityscape Abu Dhabi from 21-23 April.
Posted: March 17, 2015
UAE. Succession planning critical challenge for Middle East business families; This challenge is among the topics discussed in the spring 2015 issue of Deloitte's "Middle East Point of View."
Posted: March 16, 2015
EGYPT. New malls, redevelopments and major expansions announced as part of the company's major investment plan.
Posted: March 16, 2015
EGYPT. The agreement marks a significant step in the development of the 3,000 MW coal-fired power plant in Egypt; The investment cost of the first of two phases is expected to amount to approx. US$3.0 billion.
Posted: March 16, 2015
QATAR. New office development available to Doha market; GATH building will improve quality of office stock in central Doha.
Posted: March 14, 2015
EGYPT. The government and investors from the Gulf Cooperation Council announced initial deals in industries from energy to logistics and construction.
Posted: March 14, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The search for yield is having a significant impact on European commercial real estate investment according to CBRE's 2015 Investor Intention's Survey.
Posted: March 13, 2015
EGYPT. More than 2500 global leaders, including heads of state, public figures, chairmen and CEOs of multinational corporations; Event organised by Richard Attias & Associates.
Posted: March 12, 2015
UAE. THE Most Admired Companies list, which is based on nine key attributes of reputation, ranks the firm as an industry leader in people management and global competitiveness.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: April 19, 2015
UAE. Deloitte experts consider that residential transactions have slowed to a more sustainable level; Leveling off in capital growth, in certain areas; This new characteristic suggests a market that is in fact maturing and arguably strengthening.
date:Posted: April 19, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The EIA once again capitulated on the myth that rig counts don't matter and the productivity of wells would largely offset, leaving the industry on a continuous path to higher output.
date:Posted: April 19, 2015
QATAR. The first Renminbi Clearance Centre (RCC) in the MENA region, to be located in Doha; The RCC will allow for claims denominated in RMB to be settled in Doha and exchanged for other currencies, including the Qatari Riyal (QAR).
UAE. Deloitte experts consider that residential transactions have slowed to a more sustainable level; Leveling off in capital growth, in certain areas; This new characteristic suggests a market that is in fact maturing and arguably strengthening.
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