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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 16, 2015
BAHRAIN. 100 apartments offering unrivalled five-star luxury living; Access to beach island and water sports facilities; Located close to King Fahd Causeway to Saudi Arabia.
Posted: August 13, 2015
UAE. Net group profit of AED14.6 million in H1 2015 and AED8.5 million in Q2 2015; Total revenue decreased by 7% in H1 2015; Company outlines focused strategy on real estate investment.
Posted: August 13, 2015
UAE. The upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar and Expo 2020 in Dubai, UAE and other associated developments have been earmarked to showcase the region. Large-scale projects, coupled with short timeframes for completion, understandably carry with them the risk of construction disputes.
Posted: August 11, 2015
UAE. 7 assets achieved green building certification; 69% recycling rate at Majid Al Futtaim's main office; 181 employees received sustainability training; AED7.3 million invested in the community.
Posted: August 6, 2015
UAE. In a paradigm shift, the number of projects that have offered payment plans skewed towards completion and after has been an astonishing 55% of the overall off plan launches by 2Q 2015, up from 29% just two years earlier.
Posted: August 5, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Office and residential sectors are positioned for further rental growth during remainder of 2015; Hotel and retail sectors appear closer to the peak; Residential market remains mixed, with apartments seeing continued rental growth while villa rents have declined.
Posted: August 5, 2015
UAE. MEASA's leading technology showcase extends footprint to ICT professionals in oil & gas, education, healthcare, retail, banking and construction.
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.

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date:Posted: September 1, 2015
UAE. Online payments used mostly for remittances, utility bills and electronic goods; Asian expatriates and Emiratis top the list of online shoppers.
date:Posted: September 1, 2015
UAE. Transaction levels falling across Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah; Oil price decline impacting job creation affecting real estate; Affordability and supply levels impacting villa market; Rental market weak but strong tourism sector and Expo 2020 boost medium term outlook.
date:Posted: September 1, 2015
UAE. PA Consulting Group study shows organisations in UAE, Saudi, Qatar must develop staff to think creatively to boost productivity.
UAE. Transaction levels falling across Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah; Oil price decline impacting job creation affecting real estate; Affordability and supply levels impacting villa market; Rental market weak but strong tourism sector and Expo 2020 boost medium term outlook.
INTERNATIONAL. Suspected anchors on the gold price, such as an interest rate increase and devaluation of the yuan, could actually be a rallying cry for commodities, he says in this interview with The Gold Report.
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