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: June 29, 2016
UAE. Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment new website to deliver housing, financial, business, information, employee and smart services to users.
Posted: June 29, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Who wants a monstrosity built next to them? Who wants something imposed on their neighbourhood and its quality of life? Don't most people want to provide their opinion?
Posted: June 28, 2016
UAE. Acknowledged as a generational disruptive force, blockchain can protect and enable Smart City development and digital transaction systems; Plays important role in incubating regional start-ups ecosystem; Provides support for industries such as healthcare, transport, finance.
Posted: June 27, 2016
UAE. 15 active projects are adding value to local communities and the tourism economy in the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and India.
Posted: June 22, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Combined with a shift to preventing ill-health through wellness, design could take healthcare out of the hospital with transformative effects.
Posted: June 15, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. "The new law will result in a fundamental change in Saudi Arabia's real estate market and help stimulate further development to address the severe shortage of middle income housing".
Posted: June 15, 2016
UAE. Two senior advisory leaders Brad McBean and Stuart Cassie have joined the firm.
Posted: June 14, 2016
UAE. The supertall skyscraper, known simply as "The Tower", will be the focal point of a major new development that will transform the Dubai Creek Harbour.
Posted: June 13, 2016
UAE. The recent statement that has permeated the Dubai zeitgeist is the diversification of the economy into different sectors and away from real estate.
Posted: June 8, 2016
LEBANON: Byblos Bank Real Estate Demand Index posted the ninth steepest quarter-on-quarter decline on record and the ninth lowest level in 35 quarterly readings; the results show the sector continues to be affected by high levels of political uncertainty.
Posted: June 6, 2016
QATAR. The 3,000sqft facility showcases the latest range of GEZE's automated doors and windows solutions.
Posted: June 2, 2016
UAE. Strang will be responsible for the sustainable growth of the Dubai offering, while working closely with other office heads to drive the business strategy in the region.
Posted: June 2, 2016
UAE. Speculators are being replaced by end users; Cooling prices are not a concern; Brits are the third largest group of investors outside the Middle East.
Posted: June 2, 2016
UAE. IMPZ and Jumeirah Village notched quarter-on-quarter increases of 4% and 5%; Abu Dhabi new villa launches could see reasonable take up; Ajman stakes claim as Northern Emirate hotspot.
Posted: June 1, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. PwC survey demonstrates the need for attractive consumer energy offers to engage consumers; 81% of people with smart heating devices notice a positive impact.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: July 22, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Just 10% of insurers have strategic plans in place for the arrival of driverless vehicles; It will be up to 20 years before they become mainstream.
date:Posted: July 22, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. The botched coup was nothing but, as he put it, "a gift from God" to purge what is left of Turkey's democracy and cleanse the army and judiciary in order to ensure the total subordination of all institutions to his whims.
date:Posted: July 22, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. 90% of non-tech companies face increased competition from digital adopters; 67% plan acquisitions to upgrade their digital capabilities.
INTERNATIONAL. The botched coup was nothing but, as he put it, "a gift from God" to purge what is left of Turkey's democracy and cleanse the army and judiciary in order to ensure the total subordination of all institutions to his whims.
INTERNATIONAL. As smart devices are becoming autonomous, chief information security officers are being required to adopt new mechanisms and approaches to trust.
dhgate