• City Properties launches debut residential tower


    UAE-based City Properties has announced the launch of its maiden real estate venture, the Dh100-million ($27.2 million) Al Haseen Residences, in Dubai South. It is the first of 10 projects the developer plans to construct in this area.

  • Gate Avenue at DIFC set for 2018 completion


    Work is in full swing at the Gate Avenue at DIFC, a premium urban retail and leisure development in the heart of Dubai International Financial Centre, with the project’s first phase on track for completion by the middle of 2018.

  • Petrofac wins $160m Iraq project contract


    Leading global oil services company Petrofac said its engineering unit has won a $160-million contract from the Basra Oil Company (BOC), formerly known as the South Oil Company, based in southern Iraq.

  • LS HongQi seals $53m Kuwait cable supply deal


    LS HongQi Cable & System, the local manufacturing unit of LS C&S in China, said it has been awarded a 58 billion won ($53 million) contract to supply 132-kilovolt cables for a project in Kuwait.

  • Dubai celebrates $272m safari park launch


    Dubai Municipality celebrated the soft opening of its world-class wildlife park, a Dh1-billion ($272 million) development housing 2,500 animals of different species on a 1.2 million-sq-m area at Al Warqaa 5 off the Dubai-Hatta Highway.

  • Imdaad chief tops fmME Power 50 list


    UAE-based Imdaad said its chief executive Jamal Abdulla Lootah has made it to the top of the fmME Power 50 ranking of the Middle East’s most influential personalities in the facilities management sector for the sixth year in a row.

  • Gargash breaks ground on flagship Merc-Benz store


    Gargash Enterprises, the authorised general distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, recently laid the foundation for a world premier flagship store for the automotive brand in Dubai, UAE.

  • Index to host Middle East’s first ventura project


    Index, one of the largest interior, design and trend exhibitions in the Middle East, is set to host the region’s first Ventura Project in Dubai, UAE.

  • Aldar Properties to back top regional hotel summit


    Aldar Properties, a leading developer in Abu Dhabi, UAE, will once again support the Gulf and Indian Ocean Hotel Investors’ Summit (GIOHIS) as Founding Patron when it returns to Abu Dhabi for the third consecutive year in January 2018.

  • Gemini breaks ground on Dubai Business Bay tower


    UAE-based Gemini Property Developers has broken ground on the 29-storey ‘Symphony’ tower in Dubai’s Business Bay, the second in a series of high-end luxury residential projects being planned by the company.

  • Al Ain special needs centre work completed


    Abu Dhabi General Services Company (Musanada) has completed the Al Quaa Special Needs Rehabilitation and Care Centre project in Al Ain, UAE, at a cost of Dh24 million ($6.5 million), said a report.

  • RTA to complete $871m Dubai road schemes in 2018


    Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) aims to complete major road projects worth Dh3.2 billion ($871 million) including work on Airport Street, Tripoli Street Extension and Sheikh Khalifa Street intersection next year.

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City Properties launches debut residential tower

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