• Saudi Arabia unveils new schemes to boost real estate


    The Saudi government has launched a series of programmes and initiatives to help increase the rate of property ownership and boost the kingdom's real estate sector as part of its Vision 2030, said a report.

  • Big 4 expos to draw over 400 industrial groups


    Four co-located events - FM Expo, The Big 5 Outdoor Design & Build Show, Windows, Doors & Facades, and Gulf Glass - will kick off tomorrow at the Dubai World Trade Centre, hosting over 400 local and international exhibitors.

  • Voestalpine Metsec set for big ME networking event


    UK-based Voestalpine Metsec, a specialist cold roll-forming company providing products for the construction sector, said its Middle East division is hosting a key networking event for region's industry professionals in Dubai.

  • Colliers wins best Mena advisory firm award


    Colliers International, a leading player in the real estate advisory services sector, has won the best Advisory Firm in the Mena region' award for the sixth consecutive year at the annual Euromoney Real Estate 2017 in Dubai.

  • Work starts on UAE's Permanent Mission to UN building


    The UAE government has broken ground on its new building for Permanent Mission of the UAE to the United Nations in New York. The project reflects the heritage and national and cultural identity of the emirates.

  • Propertyfinder signs up for Bahrain property expo


    Leading platform Propertyfinder has signed up as the official property portal partner for the 10th edition of The Bahrain International Property Exhibition (Bipex) which opens its doors next month.

  • Araco wins $108m Dubai project work contract

    3 BIG MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENTS
    UAE-based Abdul Rahim Architectural Consultants (Araco) said it has won contract for three projects worth a combined Dh395 million ($108 million), in collaboration with a local, family-owned real estate development and rental company.

  • CBRE Middle East appoints key services officials


    CBRE, a global real estate consulting firm, has announced two new appointments to its Middle East Advisory & Transaction Services team.

  • UAE approves $326m infrastructure projects


    The UAE government has approved Dh1.2 billion ($326 million) worth of funds for the completion of a number of infrastructure and urban development projects across the country, said a report.

  • Dewa inks strategic deal with Dubai Airports


    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has signed a deal with Dubai Airports to help drive smart transformation at specified locations within the airport and make it a smart, integrated, and connected city.

  • Saudi Arabia 'funding $13.6bn development projects'


    Saudi government has financed a total of 609 development projects worth more than SR51 billion ($13.6 billion) in 82 countries across the globe through the Saudi Fund for Development (SDF), said a report.

  • Dubai starts replacing non-fireproof building facades


    The Dubai Land Department (DLD) has begun replacing non-fireproof building facades across Dubai through its regulatory arm, the Real Estate Regulatory Agency (Rera).

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