• Xanadu delivers $204m Dubai residential projects


    UAE-based Xanadu Real Estate Development has announced the delivery of projects worth over Dh750 million ($204 million) comprising nearly 200 luxury villas and townhouses, at Jumeirah Village Circle in Dubai.

  • TDIC unveils new Lagoons Sales Center


    The Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC), master developer of major tourism, cultural and residential destinations in Abu Dhabi, has opened a new sales center at Saadiyat Lagoons district.

  • Emaar unit buys 51pc stake in e-fashion retailer Namshi

    E-COMMERCE BATTLE HOTS UP
    Dubai developer Emaar Properties said its retail business unit has reached an agreement with fashion e-commerce platform Global Fashion Group (GFG) to buy a 51 per cent stake in Namshi, a leading online fashion retailer in the Middle East.

  • EMC delivers 50 Merc-Benz trucks to UAE readymix firm


    Emirates Motor Company (EMC) Daimler Commercial Vehicles said it has completed a major delivery of 50 Mercedes-Benz Actros heavy duty trucks to Abu Dhabi-based Transgulf Readymix company.

  • Omniyat, Swiss-Belhotel to operate two new hotels in Kuwait


    Leading property developer Omniyat Real Estate has inked a management agreement with Swiss-Belhotel International to operate two new properties in Kuwait.

  • DCAS reaches deal on Dubai Lamps installation


    Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services (DCAS) said it has reached an agreement with the emirate's civic body for installation of Dubai Lamps, one of the most energy-efficient LED lamps, in its buildings.

  • Al Maha Arjaan by rotana completes $13.6m renovation


    Al Maha Arjaan by Rotana, a leading hotel apartment in the capital city of the UAE, has announced the completion of its Dh50 million ($13.6 million)renovation project.

  • Dubai Properties in 'game changer' partnership deal


    UAE-based Dubai Properties has entered into a first-of-its-kind strategic agreement with international real estate marketplace Realopedia and e-commerce giant Souq.com to market its residential and commercial projects across the globe.

  • Sembcorp JV to develop 300MW Oman power project

    KEY ENERGY FACILITY
    Singapore-based Sembcorp Utilities said its joint venture with Oman Oil Company is set to develop a 300 MW power project in the special economic zone (SEZ) at Duqm in the sultanate.

  • Ithra Dubai marks completion of Waterfront Market


    Ithra Dubai, a leading real estate developer in Dubai, UAE, has announced the successful relocation of the traders from Deira Fish Market to the brand-new 104,373-sq-m Waterfront Market on new Deira Corniche.

  • MBR Space Centre wins Mena green building award


    The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) Sustainable Autonomous House, a first-of-its-kind passive house for a hot and humid climate, won the 2017 Mena Green Building Award under the category Green Residential Building.

  • Dubai property sales 'likely to stay steady during Ramadan'


    With Dubai reporting a 45 per cent jump in value of property transactions and and agents optimistic that current prices will prove too tempting to resist for investors sitting on cash, this Ramadan will not be a quiet one for the sector.

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