Indians, Pakistanis most interested in UAE property

It is no surprise that in this article (see below) of ConstructionWeekonline, there is no hint anywhere that Indians, Pakistanis most interested in UAE property investments make up the most significant percentage of the populations of the respective GCC countries. Since the advent of oil, the Persian Gulf countries have generally turned into modern states […]

Global Lifestyle Review – 2016

Dubai Emirate has been ranked among the Top 5 cities globally for entrepreneurs, according to a new report released by property advisory firm Knight Frank in their Global Lifestyle Review – 2016. Knight Frank, is a leading UK and global marketing residential & commercial properties consultant with a strong presence in the Middle East.

GCC wide Building Code by year-end

A unified GCC Building Code will be unveiled by end of December in Doha.
A building code, or building control, as a set of rules that specify the minimum standards for construction such as buildings and non-building alike was felt required for some time and should be given for a coherent and higher degree of public health protection, safety and general welfare throughout the GCC countries.

Parsons Brinckerhoff to engineer The Royal Atlantis Resort in Dubai

WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff appointed to the next stages of The Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences in Dubai Published on adf architectsdatafile Tuesday, 28th April 2015 WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has been appointed to provide engineering consultancy for the next stages of The Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences in Dubai by Kerzner International. WSP | […]

QIA offer for Canary Wharf still ‘undervalued’

Canary Wharf Owner tells Investors to reject $4bn Qatari offer of takeover Reuters informed reported that the owner of London’s Canary Wharf financial district advised its investors to reject a Qatari-led $4 billion takeover bid on Monday, saying the offer undervalued the company and its prospects. Songbird Estates PLC said the 350 pence per share […]