Date archive forOctober, 2016
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By Staff writer On Sunday, October 30th, 2016
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Tanmiyat to deliver first project on Dubai Water Canal

Tanmiyat Global’s flagship project, The Court Tower, is set to be the first structure to be handed over following the opening of the Dubai Water Canal development next month. The $300mn mixed use project is 80 More...

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB)
By Staff writer On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank reports nine month net profit of AED 3.153bn

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, ADCB, today reported its financial results for the nine month period ended 30th September 2016. Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) Ala’a Eraiqat, Member of the Board and Group Chief Executive More...

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By Staff writer On Sunday, October 23rd, 2016
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Aldar awards AED155 million contract for early works of Yas Acres

Aldar Properties has awarded an AED155 million contract for the early works of Yas Acres, a golf and waterfront development on Yas Island, to locally-based Bauer Geotechnical Specialised Foundation. Talal Al Dhiyebi, More...

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By Staff writer On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
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Saudi Arabia To Welcome 20 Million Visitors By 2020

Inbound arrivals to Saudi Arabia will reach over 20 million by 2020, as the religious tourism sector flourishes in line with increasing demand to join the annual Hajj pilgrimage, the most important religious event More...

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By Staff writer On Friday, October 21st, 2016
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Construction Innovation Award 2016 winners unveiled

The winners of the Construction Innovation Awards 2016, presented by Du, were crowned on 19 October at a glamorous ceremony at Westin Mina Seyahi, with 300 construction industry professionals in attendance . Twenty-three More...

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By Staff writer On Friday, October 21st, 2016
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WiFi UAE reaches nearly 1.5 million sessions monthly

WiFi UAE has had close to 1.5 million sessions per month, with a quarter of a million users in August alone, according to the telecom operator, du. Almost half of the sessions which is 44 percent, lasted between More...

DIFC
By Staff writer On Friday, October 21st, 2016
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Dubai International Financial Centre hosts second IMF Regional Economic Outlook for 2016

Dubai International Financial Centre, DIFC, the region’s leading financial hub, today hosted the launch of the second Regional Economic Outlook, REO, for the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan, MENAP, for More...

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By Staff writer On Friday, October 21st, 2016
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Mohammed bin Rashid launches new campaign to preserve national heritage

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum announced the launch of the national campaign ‘Let’s Preserve the Legacy’ and extended More...

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By Staff writer On Thursday, October 20th, 2016
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KONE wins order for Lusail Light Rail Transit system in Doha

KONE has won an order for 139 elevators, escalators and autowalks to be installed at the Lusail Light Rail Transit system currently under construction north of Doha, Qatar. The equipment will include 49 Elevators, More...

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By Staff writer On Thursday, October 20th, 2016
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DisplayNote Technologies Add DELL to their Roster of OEM Partners.

New Partnership Sees DELL add DisplayNote software to their Interactive Projectors Northern Ireland collaboration technology specialist DisplayNote Technologies has signed a new agreement to bundle its collaborative More...

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By Staff writer On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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P2V Systems launches Data Centre in a Box at Gitex

Northern Irish company, P2V Systems has launched its Data Centre in a Box at this year’s GITEX Exhibition. The Data Centre in a Box has been designed to provide an IT Infrastructure that is not limited to, or More...

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By Staff writer On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Work starts on phase two of $272mn Dubai Design District

Construction has started on the second stage of the AED 1bn ($272mn) Dubai Design District (d3) being developed by Tecom Group. Phase One, which was completed in 2015, boasts 1.2 million sq ft of offices, studios, More...