• $326m Nakheel Mall on Palm Jumeirah to open on Nov 28


    Nakheel Mall, the new shopping, dining and entertainment destination at the heart of Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, will open on November 28, with a huge range of live events and promotions in store for the UAE National Day weekend and beyond.

  • Dubai Cranes showcases capabilities at Arabal


    Dubai Cranes & Technical Services, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments, is participating in the Arab International Aluminium Conference (Arabal) in Bahrain showcasing its capabilities.

  • ADFD-funded housing project opened in Seychelles


    A social housing project in the Seychelles, built with the aid of $9 million (Dh33 millon) from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the UAE's leading national entity for economic development aid, has been officially opened.

  • Dubai Cranes highlights advanced storage, assembly capabilities


    Dubai Cranes & Technical Services, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments, is showcasing its advanced storage and assembly capabilities at the ongoing Arab International Aluminium Conference (Arabal) being held in Bahrain.

  • Bloom wins best technology in real estate award


    Bloom Holding, one of the UAE’s foremost real estate holding companies, has taken home the award for “Best Technology in Real Estate” by leading publication Forbes Middle East.

  • DP World Sokhna $520m port expansion on track


    DP World Sokhna, the principle port for the Suez Canal Economic Zone, said that it is near completion of a major $520 million port expansion project that will bring DP World’s total investment in Egypt to $1.6 billion.

  • Diyar Al Muharraq awards Bahrain waterfront project contract


    Diyar Al Muharraq, one of the leading developers in Bahrain, has appointed CCT as the main contractor for Al Naseem, its 328,000-sq-m villa development which will offer residents an exceptional modern waterfront lifestyle in Bahrain.

  • Oman inks deal to set up first integrated land port


    Oman-based Khazaen Economic City (KEC) has signed an investment agreement with leading logistics companies - Marafi, Khimji Ramdas and Al Madina Logistics Services - to establish the first integrated land port in the sultanate.

  • Saudi group unveils Diriyah Gate project plan


    Saudi-based Diriyah Gate Development Authority has unveiled plans to make Diriyah the largest cultural heritage site in the world, with Phase One of the project focusing on archaeological landmarks and museums, said a report.

  • UAE aiming to shape future, says Dewa CEO


    The UAE has become a role model for excellence and leads global competitiveness indices in different areas and now aims to shape the future, and not just anticipate it, said the chief executive of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa).

  • Azizi eyeing smart, sustainable residential projects


    UAE-based Azizi Developments said it was implementing a multitude of sustainability best practices across its communities to develop smart and sustainable residences that achieve a perfect balance between economic and social development.

  • Limak emerges lowest bidder for Kuwait airport project


    Limak Inşaat Kuwait, a subsidiary of Turkish builder Limak Group, has emerged as the lowest bidder for Phase Two of the new Kuwait Airport project with a figure of KD169 million ($555 million), said a report.

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$326m Nakheel Mall on Palm Jumeirah to open on Nov 28

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