The demand for warehouses is growing exponentially in the UAE as the popularity of e-commerce and online shopping continues to increase. Despite the increase in demand, the supply for storage space in the country remains low,
Ajman DED and MPDA closed an illegal warehouse in the Second Industrial Area of Al Jarf, for manufacturing and packaging tobacco and Mu’assel (flavoured shisha tobacco) products.
An Asian gang of five men was sentenced to 6 months imprisonment, followed by deportation for stealing boxes of spices from a warehouse in Dubai. A fine of Dhs56,000 was also imposed on the gang.
The Civil Defence teams and police patrols were able to bring under control a fire that broke out in four furniture warehouses in Al Jurf Industrial Area in Ajman. No casualties were reported as a result of the fire.
The suspect communicated with an Asian woman who owns a medical company to sell protective vests and told her that he could sell to her at prices lower than the institution's prices.
A huge fire erupted in a warehouse in Al Quoz Industrial Area 3 on Monday and was successfully contained by civil team. No casualties were reported.
The measures announced recently in the Union Budget granting 100 per cent tax exemption on interest, dividend and capital gains income to Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) investing in infrastructure, will further help boost investments in affordable housing and logistics, according to JLL research.
The Sharjah Airport International Free Zone (SAIF Zone) has announced the completion of development works on ‘U2 Area’, a new dedicated district for stores and warehouses.
The Abu Dhabi Civil Defence appealed to the owners of factories and warehouses in industrial establishments, to adhere to the standards and conditions of prevention and safety, and not to store materials in a random manner.