• Dubai Hills Estate launches sales of premium ‘Club Villas'


    Dubai Hills Estate, an 11-million-sq-m master-planned green oasis located centrally in the city, has unveiled its premium ‘Club Villas at Dubai Hills’ collection that offers an upscale lifestyle within a world-class golf course community.

  • Diyar Al Muharraq begins work on Al Bareh project


    Diyar Al Muharraq, one of the leading urban developers in Bahrain, has announced the commencement of infrastructure work within Al Bareh, one of its most exclusive residential projects.

  • Galadari plays key role in UAQ port project deal


    UAE-based Galadari Advocates & Legal Consultants said it has played a key advisory role in a multi-million-dollar port development concession agreement between Umm Al Quwain and the Hong Kong-based Hutchison Ports Company.

  • UAE luxury brand rolls out London Crackle Bed


    Leading UAE luxury home décor brand 2XL has unveiled its latest addition - London crackle bed priced at Dh7,119 ($1,937). It is available with matching side tables, chest of drawers and upholstered bedroom bench.

  • Besix opens water recycling station in Ajman


    Belgian construction group Besix has opened a water recycling station in Ajman, UAE, following a major renovation work aimed at boosting its production capacity to 2.2 million gallons per day from the previous 300,000 gallons.

  • UAE approves $54m development projects


    The UAE government has given the go-ahead for Dh200 million ($54.4 million) worth of developmental projects in the Northern Emirates including road networks and a project linked to a new specialty hospital in Ras Al Khaimah.

  • Wärtsilä-built power plant inaugurated in Oman


    Musandam Independent Power Project (IPP), a 120 MW power plant supplied and built by Finland-based technology group Wärtsilä, was recently inaugurated in northern Oman.

  • Dubai Land Department updates 2018 rental index


    Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that the rental index has been updated for 2018, confirming that the new update is for all residential, commercial and industrial properties in the emirate.

  • Esco to power Dewa water reservoirs with solar PV


    Etihad Energy Services Company (Etihad Esco) has been awarded the contract for the development and installation of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems at Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) water reservoirs.

  • UAE residential units exempt from VAT: FTA

    COMMERCIAL PROPERTY DRAWS 5pc
    Residential units in the UAE will remain exempt from value added tax (VAT), except for the first supply of a new residential building within the first three years of it being constructed, which will be zero per cent rated, said a report.

  • Italian group wins contract for new Bee’ah HQ

    INTERIOR DESIGN SERVICES
    Bee’ah, a leading environmental management company based in the UAE, has awarded a major contract to Italian multi-disciplinary design practice Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel to design the interiors of its new, futuristic headquarters.

  • Thyssenkrupp's rope-less elevator in Time's top 25 list


    The ground-breaking Multi system (the world’s first rope-less and sideways-moving elevator system) by thyssenkrupp Elevator has been ranked among the '25 Best Inventions of 2017' compiled by the Time Magazine.

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