• Sharjah developer to hand over first Aljada homes in Q1 2020


    Arada, the UAE's newest developer, said construction work was in full swing at its ambitious project Aljada, the largest mixed-use community development in Sharjah, with the first homes scheduled to be handed over in Q1 2020.

  • DFMC showcases exclusive mattresses at Hotel Show


    Dubai Furniture Manufacturing Company (DFMC), a market leader in the premium mattress segment in the Middle East, is showcasing its exclusive range of eco and ergonomical mattresses at The Hotel Show in Dubai.

  • Hormann unveils new smart garage, entrance doors


    Hormann, one of the world's largest producers of residential doors, has launched the new BlueSecur mobile phone application, which allows users to open and close their garage and entrance doors, with their smartphone through bluetooth.

  • Belgium breaks ground on Expo 2020 Dubai pavilion


    Belgium has broken ground on its ark-inspired country pavilion for the upcoming Expo 2020 event in Dubai. Covered in lush greenery, the building will feature natural light and ventilation, renewable energies and smart use of water.

  • Damac wins ‘Property Developer of the Year’ award


    Damac Properties, a leading luxury real estate developer in the region, said it has been recently awarded the ‘Property Developer of the Year UAE 2019’ at the International Business Magazine Awards.

  • Tenaris CEO participates in Saudi Iron & Steel Conference


    Luxembourg-based Tenaris, a leading global supplier of steel tubes and related services, said that its CEO and chairman, Paolo Rocca, recently participated and spoke on the panel of the first Saudi Iron & Steel Conference, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

  • The Lounge, Burj Khalifa achieves new Guinness World Record


    The Lounge, Burj Khalifa has officially been verified by Guinness World Records (GWR) as the ‘Highest lounge in a building’ anywhere in the world.

  • Imdaad offers insights into emerging FM industry trends


    Imdaad, a UAE-based group providing integrated, sustainable facilities management services, is playing a major role at the FM Expo 2019 in Dubai offering insights into emerging industry trends at the premier industry event.

  • Neom starts work on Saudi Construction Village homes


    Neom, a new destination being created in Saudi Arabia, has joined hands with Al Tamimi Group and Saudi Arabian Trading & Construction Company (Satco) to break ground on the first residential complex for workers at the Construction Village.

  • DP World starts infrastructure work at maritime city


    DP World Group, the leading enabler of global trade and an integral part of the supply chain, has announced the start of Phase One of the infrastructure development work within its maritime cluster, Dubai Maritime City (DMC).

  • Expo Dubai 2020 achieves key construction milestone


    The Expo Dubai 2020 organisers have achieved a major construction milestone ahead of the mega event with the huge steel crown of Al Wasl dome positioned at the top of the jewel of the project site after an intricate and complex building operation.

  • DMC kicks off $29m Phase One development


    Dubai Maritime City (DMC), a leading maritime cluster in the region, said that it has started construction of its infrastructure for the Dh109-million ($29.6 million) commercial Phase One development.

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Sharjah developer to hand over first Aljada homes in Q1 2020

Arada, the UAE's newest developer, said construction work was in full swing at its ambitious project Aljada, the largest mixed-use community development in Sharjah, with the first homes scheduled to be handed over in Q1 2020....



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