Ruler of Dubai breaks ground on 700MW Solar Park extension
Aldar and Emaar to form $8bn historic developer JV
Orascom Construction JV wins $180m contract for Furjairah International Airport expansion
FTA/DLD: Most property transactions will be VAT-exempt
Somerset Mews project is progressing ‘ahead of schedule’

Dubai property prices to fall further – Cluttons
Residential values already down 2.2% during first quarter

Site visit: Al Maryah Central, Abu Dhabi
What it takes to bring Gulf Related’s vast project to fruition

Damac Towers by Paramount tops out in Dubai
Facade work on $1.3bn four-tower complex is 60% complete

Dubai’s Emaar plans 35 new hotels, residences
Fire-hit Address Downtown hotel won’t reopen this year, says exec

Dubai’s $1bn IMG theme park set to open in August
1.5 million sq ft indoor attraction originally scheduled to open in 2014

Bloom Properties says 90% of Faya project in Abu Dhabi sold
Over 100 units sold in one week

Danube awards $50m construction contract for Glitz Residence 3 in Dubai
Naresco appointed main contractor on 352-unit development

Qatar World Cup: FIFA plans worker welfare panel
Oversight body ‘to ensure decent working conditions’

Waldorf Astoria to open in Dubai’s DIFC next year
Hotel will feature 247 guest rooms

Ellington Properties says 14 Dubai projects in pipeline
‘Boutique’ developer to add over 2,200 residential units to market