• Work to start on Dubai Creek Beach residential cluster


    SSH, a leading master planning, infrastructure, building design and construction supervision company in the region, said work is set to begin on the first residential cluster, Breeze, located within Emaar’s Creek Beach District in Dubai.

  • Emaar dominates Dubai property market with $3.56bn deals


    Emaar Properties dominated the Dubai real estate landscape in the first six months, both in terms of transactional volume and value of overall properties registered including residential (apartments, villas/townhouses) and commercial properties.

  • Tilal unveils promotional plan for flagship Sharjah project


    Sharjah-based Tilal Properties has launched a six-month promotional plan for its flagship project ‘Tilal City’ with a special focus on its strategic location; multiple and vast spaces; modern infrastructure; and availability of premium services.

  • HVAC R Expo to return to Dubai in November


    HVAC R Expo, the Middle East’s leading platform for connecting the global heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration industry, will return to Dubai World Trade Centre from November 25 to 28, said the event organisers.

  • GFH Capital acquires strategic US tech offices portfolio

    TRANSACTION DEAL TOPS $1bn
    Dubai-based GFH Capital has acquired a Tech Offices Portfolio in North Carolina, US, located on a 60-acre land within the Research Triangle Park, the largest dedicated scientific research park in the US, featuring more than 250 companies.

  • Bapco modernisation 25pc complete


    Bahrain’s ambitious $6-billion Bapco Modernisation Programme (BMP) is 25 per cent complete with $1 billion having already been spent, said Dr Pete Bartlett, Bapco CEO.

  • Bapco's $6bn modernisation programme 25pc complete


    Bahrain’s ambitious $6-billion Bapco Modernisation Programme (BMP) is 25 per cent complete with $1 billion having already been spent, said Dr Pete Bartlett, Bapco CEO.

  • Over 5,000 get ORAT training ahead of Bahrain terminal launch


    Bahrain Airport Company said the Operations Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) training programme for over 5,800 Bahrain International Airport stakeholders has entered a crucial phase ahead of the launch of new passenger terminal building.

  • Accor, GFH to introduce iconic Raffles brand in Bahrain


    Hospitality group Accor is set to debut the iconic Raffles brand in Bahrain after signing a milestone agreement with GFH Financial Group (GFH) to manage the kingdom’s first ultra-luxurious retreat.

  • ADFD's overseas projects funding soars to $25bn


    Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), a leading Emirati national entity for international development aid, has announced that it has allocated about Dh92 billion ($25 billion) in development funding and investments to 90 beneficiary countries.

  • Dubai Airport installs region's largest solar energy system

    15,000 PV PANELS AT TERMINAL 2
    Dubai Airports (DXB) has joined forces with Etihad Esco for the installation of a solar energy system comprising 15,000 photovoltaic (PV) panels at Dubai International’s Terminal 2 – the largest at any airport in the region.

  • Utico to buy 88pc stake in Singapore’s Hyflux for $394m

    SEPARATE LISTED COMPANY
    UAE-based utility firm Utico said it has reached an agreement with top Singaporean group Hyflux to buy an 88 per cent stake in the company for S$535 million ($394 million), thus setting the stage for the company's restructuring.

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