• Dubai Investments' $125m Fujairah project on fast track


    Dubai Investments, a leading, diversified investments company, said work is progressing at a steady pace on its Dh460 million ($125 million) Fujairah Business Centre project and is likely to be completed by the Q4 of 2020, ahead of schedule.

  • Damac to unveil flagship properties at China expo


    Damac, a leading luxury property developer, is set to showcase its portfolio of Dubai luxury properties, including Maison Privé, Damac Towers by Paramount and Aykon City, at the upcoming Luxury Property Show (LPS) in Beijing, China.

  • Du, Etisalat to provide smart ICT to Dubai Properties


    UAE-based telecom operators du and Etisalat have teamed up with Dubai Properties, a leading master-developer, to provide smart ICT infrastructure for its upcoming realty projects.

  • Etihad Esco to retrofit key Abu Dhabi industrial units


    Etihad Esco, a leading UAE energy service company, has been awarded a contract by Jamal Al Ghurair Group, a diversified family-owned organisation, to retrofit two of its industrial facilities - Gypsemna and Porcellan - located in Abu Dhabi.

  • Engineering innovation 'can help mitigate construction risks'


    Technological innovation in engineering, such as building information modelling (BIM) can help in a big way towards mitigating construction risks and cutting project liability, including safety, planning and execution risks, said a report.

  • New $18m touristic project planned for Lebanon


    Real estate firm William Zard Group has unveiled plans for a 130,000-sq-m touristic project to be built in Lebanon. Estimated to cost $18 million, the project will feature a boutique hotel surrounded by a natural park, a report said.

  • Danube announces $150m residential project


    UAE-based Danube Properties has launched its Dh550-million ($150 million) gated complex Lawnz comprising 1,064 residential units at the International City in Dubai. Construction is likely to start this year and is due for completion in 2020.

  • Arada to launch key phase of Sharjah community project


    UAE-based developer Arada is set to launch Phase Four of its premium Sharjah community, Nasma Residences, which includes Bareem Townhouses, a stylish collection of two- and three-bedroom homes created for couples and young families.

  • Aldar picks Marriott to manage Abu Dhabi luxury hotel


    UAE-based Aldar Properties said it has signed up Marriott International to manage one of the most strategically located hotels on Yas Island and help bring a new dimension to the luxury and lifestyle hospitality offering on the iconic landmark.

  • Al Marjan Island highlights investment opportunities in RAK


    Al Marjan Island, the main developer of freehold areas in Ras Al Khaimah, recently participated at the World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment in Liverpool, UK, presenting attractive value propositions and competitive advantages to investors.

  • Crisis-hit Abraaj sells Orascom Construction stake for $52m


    Dubai-based Abraaj Group has sold its entire stake in Egypt’s Orascom Construction for $52 million as the private equity firm seeks to restructure amid allegations of mismanagement of money in its health-care fund, said a report.

  • Rove Hotels unveils new 366-room Dubai beach resort


    Rove Hotels, a joint venture between leading UAE developers Meraas and Emaar Properties, has announced the launch of Rove La Mer, a 366-room resort located in the heart of Dubai’s world-class beachfront development La Mer.

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Dubai Investments' $125m Fujairah project on fast track

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