• Atkins lands major Oman economic city project deal


    Atkins, a leading engineering and project management consultancy, has won a contract to deliver masterplanning, design and supervision work for Khazaen Economic City, the first integrated economic city in northern Oman.

  • Dewa launches sign language diploma course for employees


    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), has launched a new "Sign Language" diploma course for its employees, as part of its diligent efforts to promote its services for People of Determination.

  • Arthur Mackenzy to promote Azizi Riviera project


    UAE-based Azizi Developers has signed up Arthur Mackenzy Properties Group, a leading US property investment and management company, for the promotion of Azizi Riviera, its flagship project at Meydan One development near Dubai Water Canal.

  • Dubai's H1 real estate brokerage commissions hit $155m


    Dubai's real estate brokerage commissions surged to hit Dh571 million ($155 million) in the first half, with a total of 5,181 active brokers, representing 2,113 offices, contributing to the sustainable growth, said senior officials.

  • Dubai to deploy giant digging machine for drainage project


    Dubai Municipality officials will be deploying a giant digging machine for the implementation of the deep tunnel storm water system being developed as part of Airport City-Expo 2020 Project, one of the most strategic projects in the emirate.

  • Top architects gear up for debut Dubai urban design expo


    Leading landscape architects and designers along with top property developers will be in Dubai this November to showcase their wide range of landscaping and urban design solutions at the debut The Big 5 Urban Design & Landscaping Expo.

  • Emaar 'selling hotels, clinics, schools to raise $1.4bn funds'


    Dubai’s leading developer Emaar is planning to sell hotels, clinics and schools as it seeks to raise funds worth up to $1.4 billion by disposing of non-core assets in the midst of a property slump in the emirate, said a report.

  • Al Salam Bank offers financing for Kingdom Projects’ villas


    Al Salam Bank-Bahrain, one of the pioneering Shari’a-compliant banks in the kingdom, has signed an MoU with Kingdom Projects to offer financing solutions for customers to buy villas in the latter’s Janayin Al Hamala project in Hamala.

  • Emaar reopens historic Al Alamein Hotel in Egypt


    Egypt's historic Al Alamein Hotel has officially reopened after a major facelift by Emaar Hospitality Group, estimated to cost over $83 million.

  • Abu Dhabi starts work on two major school projects


    Abu Dhabi General Services Company (Musanada) has started work on two kindergartens at an investment of Dh85 million ($23.1 million) in Al Falah area of the capital. These schools will boast a built-up area of 11,000 sq m, said a report.

  • MAG LD launches special reward scheme for brokers


    UAE-based MAG Lifestyle Development (MAG LD) recently played host to more than 700 brokers at the company’s annual event where the company introduced its exclusive rewards scheme via its ‘Brokers Loyalty Programme’.

  • Kone in Forbes Top 100 innovative companies list


    Kone, a leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has once again been ranked as one of the world's most innovative companies by business magazine Forbes. This year, the company ranked 59th making it the seventh most innovative firm in Europe.

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