Real Estate

FEATURED REPORT...
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: November 17, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Financial guarantees are specific to the beneficiaries of the Ministry of Housing Eskan projects.
Posted: November 17, 2016
UAE. Daniel Whyte, Aurecon's BIM Leader for the Built Environment (Middle East) speaks about the digital technologies that were used on the project - Drone videos, 3D modelling and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure - as well as the current challenges and future trends inherent in digital engineering.
Posted: November 17, 2016
UAE. The company will also showcase EASY Pre-insulated Ducts/panels manufactured by Unigulf Industries and are one of the preferred brands of the regional MEP contractors.
Posted: November 17, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Housebuilding needs to reach 2-3 times current supply rate.
Posted: November 16, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. While MBAs offer valuable grounding, they are vested in analytical thinking. In today's environment there is an imperative to embrace creative and intuitive thinking in favour of analytical thinking, in order to succeed where consumers are looking for delight and memorability.
Posted: November 16, 2016
UAE. The catalogue makes it easier than ever for suppliers to be traced and contacted, and for consultants to find the right products that match their exact requirements.
Posted: November 16, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. The Authority is looking to promote KSA's exports in construction and building materials to the regional and international markets.
Posted: November 16, 2016
LEBANON. New facility in Al-Qalamoun, Tripoli features laboratory equipped with state-of-the-art materials testing equipment for construction and geotechnical projects.
Posted: November 14, 2016
LEBANON. Improved political environment to help confidence and support demand; Reduction of registration fees would stimulate housing demand, according to Byblos Bank Real Estate Demand Index.
Posted: November 14, 2016
UAE. Dubai Housing Affordability Index (HAI) aims to measure how affordable is buying a median-price house by a middle-income family; Dubai Rental Affordability Index (RAI) aims to measure the level to which a typical middle-income family can afford to RENT a median-price house.
Posted: November 14, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Aurecon's latest Just Imagine blog post  discusses the importance of developing unique digital strategies to meet the needs of diverse clients.
Posted: November 10, 2016
INTERNATIONAL.The new standards will improve corporate transparency in environmental and social issues among South African businesses.
Posted: November 8, 2016
UAE. Largest real estate project launched in London since Brexit vote.
Posted: November 1, 2016
UAE. ARTAR showcases Downtown Dubai residential tower at Cityscape Jeddah and says developers must be honest, practical over completion dates.
Posted: October 31, 2016
UAE. Organisations across the GCC who have successfully built an employer brand through continuous innovation and distinctive efforts in attracting, training and retaining talent.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: December 7, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Will this be the year when China exceeds growth expectations, Brexit turns into Bremain, the Mexican peso soars and Italian banks turn out to the best performing equity asset class?
date:Posted: December 7, 2016
UAE. Smart Grids can help lay the foundations for energy and cost-saving applications and renewable energy development in the MENA region.
date:Posted: December 6, 2016
UAE. Knowledge Summit 2016: "Over 2 billion jobs will disappear by 2030 and that is the hidden results of our rapid technology growth. But, if we understand all these hidden consequences we can create jobs at a much higher rate".
INTERNATIONAL. This is part two of a recent conversation I had with students, faculty, and alumni at New York University, where I had the opportunity to answer some questions concerning the turmoil in the Middle East and America's role in the world.
dhgate