Real Estate

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 27, 2019
UAE. RAKEZ Media Zone witnesses a steep increase in investor interest with surge in new business licences.
Posted: June 25, 2019
UAE. The idea merges Barcelona's industrial heritage with a renewed symbol of Egypt's Pharaonic era to create a large Mediterranean university that would allow the continuous transfer of information and knowledge.
Posted: June 19, 2019
UAE. The Dubai-based firm records significant improvement in Brand Health and Media Metrics over the past year.
Posted: June 11, 2019
UAE. Private equity firm's venture in growing "extra care" market revives story of English market town's hat-making heyday.
Posted: June 7, 2019
UAE. Ain Dubai, the world's tallest observation wheel is located on Bluewaters, Meraas' sophisticated island destination in Dubai; Project management, engineering and procurement work has already commenced.
Posted: June 2, 2019
UAE. The UAE has started issuing 10-year residence visas to select group of investors, professionals and scientists - as the country begins liberalising residency permits to gradually allow permanent residency.
Posted: May 30, 2019
UAE. Through blockchain protocol, recording and tracing cash flow will be more transparent and secure.
Posted: May 30, 2019
UAE. The building sector contributes an estimated 40% of global CO2 emissions; WorldGBC's Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment aims to reduce carbon footprint of the built environment.
Posted: May 29, 2019
UAE. In a big and bold step, the UAE government announced the "Golden Card" visa, for foreign nationals in the UAE.
Posted: May 29, 2019
UAE. Net Asset Value as at 31st March is US$270 million or US$1.08 per share; Total property portfolio value stands at US$450 million; Portfolio occupancy of 86% remains solid despite real estate market headwinds.
Posted: May 24, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. The possibility of cosmic real estate is approaching rapidly, with the engineer poised to pioneer the process; It is entirely likely that our next chapter as a species is written in the stars.
Posted: May 15, 2019
UAE. Gross profits for the period stood at AED 242 million reflecting gross profit margins of 27%, while net profit stood at AED 31 million.
Posted: May 14, 2019
UAE. One of the leading financial solutions groups will offer a new way to invest in real estate with the launch of its property investment business.
Posted: May 7, 2019
UAE. Leveraging the partners' respective expertise and experience, 500 Spaces is designed to capitalize on the growing demand for coworking spaces worldwide.
Posted: May 6, 2019
LEBANON. Byblos bank releases its latest Real Estate Demand Index; Long-term pick-up in demand for housing requires comprehensive housing policy.


date:Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. Positive price movement demonstrates success of UAE's diversification drive; Dubai (21), Abu Dhabi (33) and Riyadh (35) rank among the most expensive cities for expatriates in the Middle East.
date:Posted: June 25, 2019
UAE. There were a number of iconic deals completed in Q1 FY19 which include: Network International IPO, acquisition of Careem by Uber, Saudi Aramco bond listing and investment into ADNOC pipeline and refinery assets by international investors.
date:Posted: June 24, 2019
UAE. The latest edition of PwC's Middle East Economy Watch looks at the recent oil price rebound and its mixed impact on regional economies.