A view of Dubai’s famous skyscrapers.
In a clear demonstration of the United Kingdom’s attractiveness as a long-term destination for foreign direct investment, DAMAC International has secured a development financing package of $229.4 million (GBP175 million) for London’s landmark project, DAMAC Tower at Nine Elms. The partnership marks a major vote of confidence in the United Kingdom, at a time of heightened political and economic uncertainty.
Exhibitors at Cityscape Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital’s leading property investment and development event, have identified the emirate’s emerging trend for affordable luxury housing to solve a prevailing disconnect between developer preferences and buyer demand.
The fourth Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Emaar Malls, approved the distribution of Dhs1.301 billion ($354 million) dividend, representing 10 per cent of the share capital being 10 fils per share, to the shareholders.
The Dubai Asset Management, the owner and manager of one of the city’s largest portfolios of rental residential communities, has announced its foray into the short-term rental market through its partnership with HiGuests. The Dubai-based startup specialises in managing short-term property rentals
Britain’s vast finance industry will emerge largely unscathed from Brexit and retain its position as one of the world’s top financial centres, ministers in Prime Minister Theresa May’s government said on Monday. Since Britain voted to leave the European Union nearly three years ago,
European stocks slipped on Monday as concerns about an escalating fallout from a US crackdown on China’s Huawei Technologies offset a slightly more positive tone on trade.
The UAE-based Grandweld Shipyards has launched its sixth pilot boat for Kuwait Oil Company (KOC). As per the contract signed in May 2017, the ‘MESKAN’ is the final boat of ten – four crew transport boats and six pilot boats – that Grandweld was required to build for KOC’s fleet.
China’s central bank (CB) will use foreign exchange intervention and monetary policy tools to stop the yuan weakening past the key 7-per-dollar level in the near-term, three people familiar with the central bank’s thinking said. “At present, rest assured they will certainly not let it break 7,” a source told Reuters.