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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - THE VIEW

    How Hong Kong could be a better city

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 11:46am by Richard Wong

    ... the loyalty of their residents by making them want to stay and improve their environment rather than move on at the first opportunity. For this and other reasons (chiefly to address the wide gulf ...

  2. Property - International - DUBAI

    Empty offices in Dubai don't deter plan for world's tallest office tower

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... to build the world's tallest office tower. Ahmed Bin Sulayem, chairman of the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, said the Persian Gulf business hub can still attract tenants and investors ... saddled the Persian Gulf sheikhdom with thousands of offices that are unattractive to businesses because of their design, location or ownership. Companies looking for at least 5,000 square metres ...

  3. Property - International - EGYPT

    Foreign investors shun Cairo property in face of political turmoil

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Arab Emirates. Buyers included funds linked to Rand Merchant Bank and Stanbic Bank, a division of Standard Bank. Meanwhile, Gulf developers sought to capitalise on a lack of high-quality ... Egypt's loss could be sub Saharan Africa's gain, Welborn said, citing cities such as Lusaka in Zambia, Accra in Ghana, Lagos in Nigeria and Nairobi in Kenya. "There is a lot of Gulf ...

  4. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Foreigners flock to Turkey

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:49am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... [Commonwealth of Independent States], GCC [Gulf Co-operation Council] and Asia." Last year, Turkey also eased restrictions on purchases by overseas buyers, opening the door to private investors ...

  5. Property - International - UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

    Dubai eyes bonds to finance new wave of property projects

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... The Gulf's bond market has deepened and become more liquid than it was during Dubai's last real estate boom in the middle of last decade and foreign investors are now more familiar with it. ...

  6. Property - International - UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

    Rents in Dubai gain from euro zone crisis, Arab Spring

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Apartment and villa rents in Dubai climbed an average 17 per cent last year as the Persian Gulf business hub benefits from the euro-zone crisis and the so-called Arab spring, according to Asteco Property Management. "Mid to high budget inquiries have increased and stock in popular developments is drying up," Asteco said. "In terms of supply and demand, Dubai ...

  7. Property - International - SAUDI ARABIA

    Home loans in Saudi Arabia nearly double after passage of mortgage law

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... of mortgage providers, outline the foreclosure process and provide for oversight of lenders. Home purchases in the Gulf Co-operation Council's most-populous member are growing as the economy ...

  8. Property - International - THE GULF

    Dubai developer to build shopping mall bigger than Hyde Park

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... The emirate is planning a mega-district with 100 hotels and gardens bigger than Hyde Park Dubai's ruler announced plans for a development boasting the world's biggest shopping mall and gardens larger than London's Hyde Park, as the emirate ...



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