• Sobha launches second tower at Dubai Creek Vistas


    Sobha Realty, a leading premium real estate developer in the UAE, has announced the launch of Tower B of its twin-tower residential development Creek Vistas at Sobha Hartland within Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City in Dubai.

  • Oman set to develop mega affordable housing complex

    1,000 NEW HOMES, GREEN AREAS
    Oman is set to develop a mega affordable residential complex featuring 1,000 housing units in Barka governorate of the sultanate. The 355,000-sq-m project will include ample green areas, retail centres, public parks and open sports fields.

  • Shuaa Capital Saudi launches new real estate fund


    Shuaa Capital Saudi Arabia has announced the launch of the Real Estate Investment Trust ‘Shuaa REIT’, a closed-ended publicly traded real estate investment fund, approved by the Capital Market Authority (CMA) of Saudi Arabia.

  • Muscat puts dusk-to-dawn ban on building activities


    No construction and maintenance activities can be carried out between sunset and sunrise on official holidays, and on Fridays in residential neighbourhoods of Muscat as per new rules issued by the Omani capital's civic body, said a report.

  • GCC real estate deals renew investor confidence, says JLL


    The year has witnessed a number of major real estate deals in the GCC with the latest Dh289 million ($79 million) sale of Al Murjan, a residential tower in Abu Dhabi, showcasing renewed investor interest for high quality assets, said a leading expert.

  • Emerson names new Middle East, Africa president


    Emerson, a major engineering and technology firm, has appointed Vidya Ramnath as the new president for its Automation Solutions business in the Middle East and Africa. Ramnath will be based at Emerson’s regional headquarters in Dubai.

  • Top global firms vie for big Saudi sewage plant contract


    Saudi Arabia's Water & Electricity Company (WEC) has received 15 statements of qualifications (SoQs) from top developers or developer consortiums for setting up an independent sewage treatment project in the Taif region of the kingdom.

  • Lootah Real Estate hands over Dubai W10 warehouses project


    UAE-based Lootah Real Estate Development has announced the timely completion and handover of its latest W10 Warehouses project, part of Senaeyat‘, a pre-built modern industrial manufacturing development, located at Dubai Investment Park.

  • Sharjah Tilal, Masdar's Siadah to shine at Cityscape Abu Dhabi


    Leading property expo Cityscape Abu Dhabi which kicks off next month in the UAE capital, will feature two prominent new-to-market entries - Sharjah's groundbreaking Tilal City and Masdar's sustainability project Siadah.

  • Saudi group alfanar inks partnership with Huawei


    Saudi-based alfanar, a leading manufacturer of electrical products in the Middle East, has partnered with Huawei to explore how IoT and 5G technologies can be used to bring greater sustainability, efficiency and cost-savings to its products.

  • Al Shirawi Interiors wins key ISO certifications


    UAE-based Al Shirawi Interiors, a specialist in interior fit-out, suspended ceilings and partitioning works, has secured ISO certifications for its environmental management system and occupational health and safety standards from Lloyd’s Register.

  • Saudi Arabia to float tenders for 600MW Makkah solar project

    2,600 MW CLEAN ENERGY PLAN
    Saudi Arabia is set to float tenders for a 600 MW solar project in Makkah to cater to the growing electricity demand from a booming population. This comes as part of its wider plan to build a 2,600 MW project in the Saudi city.

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Sobha launches second tower at Dubai Creek Vistas

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