• Al Yousef unveils luxury residential project in Oman


    Oman-based Al Yousef Group said its development arm Premier Real Estate has launched the first phase of its residential apartment project, Wardat Riyam, which will come up over a 6,700-sq-m area at Mutrah Bay in capital Muscat.

  • Solidere deploys Yardi solution at Saudi residential project


    Solidere Qortuba, a Middle East-based developer, said it has deployed Yardi's mobile-ready real estate software platform to manage its premier residential community in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

  • New construction rules for Bahrain's residential areas


    Bahrain's Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Ministry has issued new construction regulations in a clampdown on violations in residential areas across the kingdom, said a report.

  • Middle East construction costs 'world's flattest'


    The Middle East region will see the flattest increase in the cost of construction globally this year, as the effect of recovering oil prices takes time to translate into increased investment, according to a new study.

  • Swedish group in Morocco clean-energy collaboration


    Swedish solar technology firm Cleanergy has announced joint collaboration with Masen (Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy) on the research and development of thermal energy storage, industrialisation and business development.

  • Saudi Cement, GE in gas turbine upgradation deal


    Saudi Cement, a regional pioneer in the manufacture and supply of clinker and cement, has signed an agreement with GE Power for the upgradation of three 6B gas turbines at its plant in the Hofuf region of the kingdom.

  • Bahrain floats tenders for low-income housing


    Bahraini authorities have issued tenders for new homes under the Towns and Villages Development Project which is aimed at supporting low-income citizens, said a report.

  • ADM urges developers to rush project registration


    The Abu Dhabi City Municipality has called upon property developers to expedite the registration of their real estate development projects under the Real Estate Regulatory Law No. 3/2015, a media report said.

  • Shurooq partners with Korean healthcare group


    Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) said it has signed an agreement with REI Holding Group and Haewon Medical Foundation Sejong General Hospital to establish the first Korean hospital in Sharjah.

  • UAE sets conditions for VAT refund on new residences


    The UAE's Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has set clear procedures for Emirati nationals to request a refund on Value Added Tax (VAT) incurred on their new residences through four simple online steps.

  • Dubai starts work on $107m Shindaga bridge project

    ICONIC INFINITY DESIGN
    Dubai has begun work on a Dh394-million ($107 million) bridge development project in Shindagha, which features an iconic design based on the concept of the infinity sign. It is being developed under the third phase of the Shindagha Corridor Project.

  • Burj Khalifa plans special LED shows for Ramadan


    Emaar Properties, the developer of the iconic Burj Khalifa will be marking Ramadan with two captivating shows that will capture the glazier effects from synchronised music, in a rare symphony of melody and design.

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Al Yousef unveils luxury residential project in Oman

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