Dubai Hotel Room Construction Increases

The Oberoi Group announces the opening of The Oberoi, Dubai

According to STR’s Global Construction Pipeline report, there has been a reported 9.4% increase in Dubai hotel room construction, either in the final planning or planning stages. While this number matches the increase measured in April 2014 across the wider Middle East, it also suggests a 21.6% increase in year-over-year hotel room construction. In 654 […]

Dubai Safari Park Gets a New Launch Date

Dubai Safari 1

Dubai Safari Park announced a new opening date. The long-anticipated theme park, which was first announced almost six years ago, is schedules for completion as early as the next year. Dubai Municipality official have recently shared that Dubai Safari Park is set to welcome its first visitors in Q3 2016. In 2013, it was announced […]

Masdar City Begins Construction on Residential Complex

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Masdar City, Abu Dhabi’s pioneering, sustainable city, announced construction has begun on a residential complex that advances the city’s aim to be a leading hub of innovation where people live, work, learn and play. Dr Ahmad Belhoul, CEO of Masdar, said: “The start of construction of this residential complex is an important step forward toward […]

Skyscrapers to Plyscrapers – Will Dubai Give in to the Trend

IBahrain National Theater - hardwood wooden interiors

Dubai skyline is famous for high-rise unique buildings. The emirate is home of over 910 skyscrapers, nearly 90 of which are taller than 180 meters. Among them are the world’s tallest tower Burj Khalifa and Princess Tower known as the world’s tallest residential skyscraper. The materials used in the construction of the majority of Dubai’s […]

New Construction Boom in Dubai

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After a period of relative moderation, Dubai has regained the confidence to launch new mega projects. Encouraged by ambitious prospects of World Expo 2020, pressuring need for affordable housing and ever expanding expat population, construction activity is bustling at full speed in the emirate. Time Heals A popular belief generalises “Time heals all wounds.” The […]

New Development in DIFC Likely to Open by 2018

Panoramic View of DIFC from burj Daman Duplex Apartment

A brand-new office tower will be built in Dubai’s financial district, Dubai International Financial Centre by 2018, according to a report. The $1 billion development comes thanks to the partnership between Investment Corporation of Dubai – the emirate’s sovereign wealth fund, and Canadian property manager Brookfield. The new office complex, called ICD Brookfield Place, will […]