• Viva City to build world's largest sports mall in Dubai

    SHOPPING, ENTERTAINMENT OUTLETS
    Dubai-based Viva City plans to develop the world's largest commercial sports mall at a strategic location near Deira City Centre. The new venture, Sport Society, will deliver a unique experience combining shopping, entertainment and sports.

  • Dubai launches $161m smart traffic systems project


    Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced a Dh590-million ($161 million) project that entails the expansion of the smart traffic systems in Dubai. The move is aimed at facilitating accident detection and reducing traffic congestion.

  • Top Dubai properties go on show in London


    The Dubai Property Show – London opened yesterday (November 17) in the UK capital featuring a number of leading real estate companies from Dubai, a media report said.

  • Real Search set for Gulf Property Show mall event


    Bahrain’s leading property and facility management company Real Search will be offering a range of services to buyers and renters of properties at the winter edition of Gulf Property Show at The Avenues - Bahrain.

  • Ideal Standard unveils innovative products at Dubai expo


    Ideal Standard, one of the leading providers of innovative bathroom solutions operating across Europe, Middle East and Africa, showcased its latest innovations and designs at the Downtown Design 2018 trade fair held in Dubai, UAE.

  • Saudi Arabia plans to build over 19,000 residential units

    MASSIVE HOUSING PLAN
    Saudi Arabia is set to build more than 19,000 residential units in major cities across the kingdom including Riyadh, Jeddah and Al Khobar. The Housing Ministry has already inked deals with four real estate development companies, said a report.

  • Abu Dhabi embarks on key infrastructure makeover


    Abu Dhabi Municipality has embarked on landscaping works of the median of Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Street in the UAE capital, as part of its efforts to keep pace with the city's development and maintain the urban appearance of the road.

  • Azizi's DHCC project in final phase of construction


    Azizi Developments, a leading private developer in the UAE, said construction of its Dh470-million ($128 million) Azizi Aliyah Residences in Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) was nearing completion with the MEP works and finishes currently under way.

  • Dubai's house price growth declines in October


    The annual house price growth in Dubai has softened by 5.6 per cent in October, with the rates declining 1.2 per cent month-on-month. This trend is likely to continue until the end of this year and into the start of 2019, said an expert.

  • Big tenant line-up unveiled for $1bn Abu Dhabi mall


    Al Farwaniya Property Developments has unveiled the tenant line-up for its Dh4-billion ($1.1 billion) Reem Mall project in Abu Dhabi which includes top brands such as Virgin Megastore, Home Centre, Adidas, Ecco, Steve Madden, Bershka and Paul.

  • Alstom powers Africa's first high-speed rail network

    CASABLANCA-TANGIER ROUTE
    Alstom said it has supplied 12 trains for a high-speed line in Morocco, the first such network in Africa, linking the cities of Tangier and Casablanca. Running at 320/km/hour, it will reduce the five-hour travel time between the cities to two hours.

  • ADFD backs $2.3bn Morocco high-speed rail project


    UAE-based Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) said it allocated Dh514 million ($140 million) for the development of a major high-speed rail network in Morocco that connects the major cities of Tangier and Casablanca.

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