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Dewa and Acwa sign solar contract Subscription

26 March 2015 | By

Saudi company to develop 200MW solar photovoltaic plant


DP World tenders port dredging Subscription

26 March 2015 | By

Access channel will connect to under construction terminal

UK firm wins Al-Maktoum airport contract

UK firm wins Al-Maktoum airport contract Subscription

26 March 2015 | By

Dubai Airports appoints firm for design work

Dubai Expo site

Dubai seeks firms for Expo infrastructure Subscription

26 March 2015 | By

Project is one of the most high-profile in the emirate

Dubai World secures approval to cease court proceedings

Dubai World secures approval to cease court proceedings Subscription

26 March 2015 | By

Deal to be concluded in matter of weeks

Dubai Ports Customs & Free zone Corporation

Dubai launches new port operator Subscription

25 March 2015 | By

New company will manage small and medium size facilities

Dubai extends deadline for coal IPP

Dubai extends deadline for coal IPP Subscription

25 March 2015 | By

Eight consortiums invited to bid for coal plant


Dubai tenders University Hospital Subscription

24 March 2015 | By

Healthcare facility to be built at Silicon Oasis

Airbus A380

Emirates sets price guidance for sukuk Subscription

23 March 2015 | By

Airline is raising funds with UK export credit guarantees

Jumeirah Village Triangle

Nakheel invites bidders for mall enabling work Subscription

23 March 2015 | By

Enabling works tender announced as Nakheel starts work on Jumeirah Village Triangle community mall project

Emaar Properties' Downtown district in Dubai

Emaar tenders Dubai tower construction Subscription

23 March 2015 | By

Boulevard Point will be built in Downtown district

Roger Cruickshank, Atkins

Metros need revenue from surrounding land Subscription

19 March 2015 | By

Authorities must create ‘zones of attraction’ to fund rail systems

Al-Maktoum International location

Fly Dubai terminal among first Al-Maktoum airport projects Subscription

18 March 2015 | By

UKEF expects first contracts to be linked to design

Dubai International airport

Dubai International to handle 100 million passengers in 2020 Subscription

17 March 2015 | By

Masterplan for airport being reviewed to find ways to increase passenger throughput

Union House in Dubai

Local contractor wins Dubai museum deal Subscription

16 March 2015 | By

Revised offers were submitted in late February

Rooftop solar

Dubai launches solar rooftop scheme Subscription

16 March 2015 | By

Consumers invited to join 11 applicants to install grid-connected solar panels

Mark Andrews, Laing O'Rourke

Construction continues despite oil price Subscription

16 March 2015 | By

But trouble could be ahead for construction projects if the low price persists, says Laing O’Rourke

The under-construction Jewel of the Creek development in Dubai

Local joint venture wins Jewel of the Creek deal Subscription

15 March 2015 | By

Contract involves work on package 8 of Dubai development

Lloyd's of London headquarters in the UK

Lloyd’s of London opens up in Dubai Subscription

12 March 2015 | By

Insurer wants to expand business in the Middle East

Al-Maktoum International airport in Dubai

Dubai airport to install rooftop solar Subscription

12 March 2015 | By

First scheme to be announced in net metering initiative

Dubai Financial Market

Daman Investments seeking approval for IPO Subscription

9 March 2015 | By

Investment firm still looking to list in Dubai

Allocation of Gulf wealth

GCC investors still opt for real estate Subscription

9 March 2015 | By

GCC investors prefer real estate, while appetite for stocks and bonds remains limited  

Drydocks World seeking debt restructuring

Drydocks World seeking debt restructuring Subscription

9 March 2015 | By

Dubai-based shipyard looking to revise terms on 2012 debt

Nassef Sawiris, CEO of Orascom Construction

Orascom Construction trades on Nasdaq Dubai Subscription

9 March 2015 | By

Shares to be listed in Egypt as well

Dubai in the UAE

Advertising sector positive, says Dubai Lynx

9 March 2015 | By

Festival of advertising creativity reports 10 per cent rise in entries in 2015

Nakheel's Al-Furjan development in Dubai

Nakheel community centre contract tendered Subscription

9 March 2015 | By

Nakheel has asked contractors to submit bids for community centre at the Al-Furjan development

Affordable housing quotas in Dubai

Dubai plans affordable housing quotas Subscription

8 March 2015 | By

Authorities look at ways to stimulate the growth of affordable housing in the emirate

Union House in Dubai

Al-Shafar bids low for Dubai museum Subscription

8 March 2015 | By

Revised offers put local contractor in front

The Business Bay area in Dubai

Deyaar awards Business Bay contract Subscription

5 March 2015 | By

Local developer awards construction contract for twin tower project in Dubai

Zahra Townhouses in Town Square

Dubai developer launches Town Square project Subscription

4 March 2015 | By

First phase of Nshama’s megaproject launched with construction expected to start soon

Dubai tourists at Dubai Mall fountain

Dubai tourism revenues rise 9.8 per cent Subscription

4 March 2015 | By

But the number of hotel rooms is growing faster than guest numbers

Dubai property

Slow start to the year for Dubai’s real estate Subscription

3 March 2015 | By

Reduced capital flows and subdued demand for Dubai properties sees residential sale prices dip in the first six weeks of 2015

Emaar Properties

Emaar seeks programme management proposals Subscription

2 March 2015 | By

Role involves overseeing the development of Dubai Creek Harbour

Union Oasis

Dubai transport agency to seek Union Oasis developers Subscription

2 March 2015 | By

Public-private partnership will develop real estate on top of metro station

Planned solar innovation centre at the Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum Solar Park

Dewa evaluates solar innovation centre bids Subscription

1 March 2015 | By

Chinese contractor submits low bid for construction project

Emaar Properties

Emaar Properties’ outlook upgraded to positive Subscription

26 February 2015 | By

Moody’s affirms Emaar Properties’ Ba1 rating

Emaar receives bids for The Hills

Emaar receives bids for The Hills Subscription

25 February 2015 | By

Work involves building six towers

Dubai creek

Al-Futtaim Carillion wins Meraas contracts Subscription

25 February 2015 | By ,

Two deals are latest awards for local/UK contractor in Dubai


Noor Trade to open more Dubai branches Subscription

24 February 2015 | By

SME market getting more competitive, bank says

Dubai creek

Dubai seeks proposals for Shindagah crossing Subscription

23 February 2015 | By

New bridge will cross Dubai creek

Noor Bank to lend $1.4bn to small businesses in the UAE

Noor Bank expands SME business Subscription

22 February 2015 | By

Lending target set for 2018


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Udayan Mukherjee Subscription

28 January 2015

Udayan Mukherjee is partner at Dentons Dubai

Neil Cuthbert Subscription

28 January 2015

Neil Cuthbert is partner at Dentons Dubai

Qasim Aslam Subscription

28 January 2015

Qasim Aslam is a partner in the banking and finance practice at Dentons

Valerie Lindsay

Valerie Lindsay Subscription

22 September 2014

Valerie Lindsay is dean of faculty of business, University of Wollongong in Dubai

Christopher Abraham

Christopher Abraham Subscription

22 September 2014

Christopher Abraham is head of Dubai campus, senior vice-president of institutional development, S P Jain School of Global Management

Muhammad Nawaz Brohi Subscription

16 September 2014

Muhammad Nawaz Brohi is head, Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology

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Port operations

New port operator leverages Dubai experience

26 March 2015

New port operator will help emirate’s maritime sector keep growing

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Ramboll Sustainable Project of the Year - UAE Subscription

24 March 2015


Dubai residential and retail supply

Dubai to see slowdown Subscription

18 March 2015

The emirate appears to have avoided falling into another round of real estate boom and bust, although prices are set to dip this year due to tighter regulations and lower oil prices

China year of ram

China diversifies Gulf spending Subscription

17 February 2015

China is expanding its spending in the Gulf beyond the oil and gas industry


Perfect timing for OCI demerger Subscription

17 February 2015

Demerger set to be complete in time for Egypt’s economic development conference

Dubai hotels

Mixed start to 2015 for Dubai hotels Subscription

17 February 2015

New supply will present challenges for hotel sector in first quarter

Biofuels refinery process chart

UAE backs use of biofuels Video Subscription

16 February 2015

Government support is driving the growth of a biofuels industry, made from used cooking oil from Dubai’s many restaurants

Hotel performance in major markets around the world

Changing dynamics in the tourism industry Subscription

16 February 2015

The tourism industry is feeling the impact of the devaluation of the Russian currency,which is seeing holidaymakers switch from Dubai to Egypt. But a boom in Chinese travellers is compensating

Dubai finance

Dubai World debt restructure good for banks Subscription

16 February 2015

Creditor approval of debt restructuring deal will help to lower bad loan volumes

Burj Khalifa cover

Cloudy outlook for Dubai property sector Subscription

3 February 2015

Internal and external factors play a role in the slowdown of Dubai’s real estate market

Dubai real estate

Market slowdown for Dubai real estate Subscription

3 February 2015

Minimum 10 per cent drop in prices expected

Special reports

Real estate

Prices fluctuate in maturing real estate market

18 March 2015

The region is seeing sharp differences in office and housing costs, depending on the maturity of the market

The Burj al-Arab, in Dubai

UAE: Funding Dubai's new building boom Subscription

4 December 2014

Economic diversification is essential to the future of the UAE