June 2018 — Topical news of the United Arab Emirates

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Developer says 13 tower cranes have been erected and raft foundation works are well advanced at mega mall project Al Farwaniya Property Developments, the developer behind Abu Dhabi's Reem Mall, has announced that construction of the $1.2 billion retail project is progressing quickly....

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Dubai resort, which includes the world's first Bulgari Yacht Club, is comprised of 168 luxury apartments Meraas and Bulgari have announced the handover of Bulgari Residences Dubai, located within the 1.7 million square foot Bulgari Resort & Residences Dubai. The resort, which includes...

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Ras Al Khaimah shows the best overall performance growth in local currency with a 7.3% increase in revenue per available room Dubai, Makkah, Ras Al Khaimah and Qatar were the only four major hotel markets in the Middle East to register occupancy growth when comparing the Ramadan 2018...

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According to new radiocarbon dates, the buildings date to nearly 8,000 years ago to a time called the Neolithic period Excavations by archaeologists on the island of Marawah have revealed the earliest village yet discovered in the UAE. According to new radiocarbon dates, the buildings...

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Bosses at Signature Developers say the penthouse concept remains in short supply in the UAE Signature Developers has said it is committed to building more real estate aimed at ultra-high net worth individuals in Dubai. With an increasing number of multi-millionaires looking to Dubai,...

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Hotels across the UAE continue to enjoy healthy occupancy rates, despite challenging market conditions, experts say UAE - Hotels across the UAE continue to enjoy healthy occupancy rates, despite challenging market conditions, experts say. According to the April 2018 MENA Hotel Benchmark...

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All travellers requiring an entry or exit stamp will receive a special Year of Zayed themed mark in their passport, replacing the regular immigration stamp for the remainder of 2018 Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) has rolled out new immigration stamps commemorating the Year of Zayed...

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Announcement by the UAE Fuel Price Committee confirms price drops of between 5-7 fils per litre next month Fuel prices in the UAE are set to fall in July, according to an announcement by the UAE Fuel Price Committee. Emirates National Oil Company published a tweet on Thursday to confirm...

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Binghatti Developers confirms that structure of Binghatti Crystals has been completed with finishing in progress Dubai-based Binghatti Developers has announced that Binghatti Crystals, one of its upcoming residential projects in Dubai Silicon Oasis, is on track for completion. The...

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Nakheel says phase includes 375,000 sq ft complex comprising 118,000 sq ft of ground floor showroom space and a multi-storey car park for nearly 900 vehicles Construction of Nakheel’s third expansion at Dragon City – an AED169 million showroom and car park complex – has reached the 80...