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Damac in London tie-up with fashion label Versace
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Damac in London tie-up with fashion label Versace

Monday, 6 July 2015 10:46 AM

The tie-up is the latest collaboration between the Dubai developer and the Italian fashion house's interiors arm

New 60,000 stadium for Dubai Sports City awaits funding
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New 60,000 stadium for Dubai Sports City awaits funding

Sunday, 5 July 2015 4:00 PM

New stadium will host games for the 2019 Asian Cup

Dubai Frame 75% complete, to open Dec 2015
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Dubai Frame 75% complete, to open Dec 2015

Sunday, 5 July 2015 3:52 PM

Dubai Municipality is carrying out projects worth $463m in the city, with the $10.9m Al Thuraya Observatory due to be ready by June 2016

Cayan’s high-end Riyadh project breaks ground
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Cayan’s high-end Riyadh project breaks ground

Sunday, 5 July 2015 3:46 PM

CMC is a multi-use integrated commercial complex located on King Fahed Road

Zaha Hadid exhibition opens at the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg
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Zaha Hadid exhibition opens at the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg

Sunday, 5 July 2015 3:18 PM

The Iraqi-British architect is the first woman to become one of the main figures of contemporary design

Qatar approves construction of first Evangelical church in Doha
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Qatar approves construction of first Evangelical church in Doha

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:04 PM

Filipino expat has led 7-year campaign to build a place of worship for the Christian denomination group

Germany's Hochtief JV wins $1.45bn Saudi airport deal
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Germany's Hochtief JV wins $1.45bn Saudi airport deal

Saturday, 4 July 2015 1:34 AM

Joint venture led by Hochtief will upgrade and expand King Khaled International Airport in Riyadh

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New $62m RAK shopping mall set to be completed in Q3 2016
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New $62m RAK shopping mall set to be completed in Q3 2016

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:10 AM

Expansion work at Manar Mall in Ras Al Khaimah will see the net leasable area at the mall rise from 30,000 to 60,000 sq m

Dubai's Nshama awards contracts for Town Square mega project
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Dubai's Nshama awards contracts for Town Square mega project

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:32 AM

Developer hires construction firms to build Zahra apartments and townhouses and Safi apartments

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Revealed: Abu Dhabi’s top 50 listed companies

Thursday, 2 July 2015 2:05 PM

The emirate's biggest listed firms on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) have a collective market value of $126.4bn, with Etisalat topped the list

Britain to decide on Qatar-backed Heathrow runway by end-2015
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Britain to decide on Qatar-backed Heathrow runway by end-2015

Thursday, 2 July 2015 1:59 PM

PM David Cameron to make final decision on $36bn plan for Heathrow in which Qatar Holding is shareholder

Dubai's Drake & Scull increases GCC ownership limit to 100%
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Dubai's Drake & Scull increases GCC ownership limit to 100%

Thursday, 2 July 2015 12:01 PM

Engineering and construction company says the move is an increase from the existing 49% limit

World’s largest ferris wheel takes shape in Dubai
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World’s largest ferris wheel takes shape in Dubai

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 12:44 PM

210m-high Dubai Eye will overtake the new High Roller in Las Vegas and will be part of the $1.6bn Bluewaters Island development, off the coast of Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence

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Dubai’s giant ferris wheel begins to take shape

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 12:39 PM

The world’s largest ferris wheel is starting to take shape on the $1.6bn Bluewaters Island development, off the coast of Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence.

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From London to Iran, the latest contemporary mosque designs from around the world

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 9:14 AM

Mosques, being a place of worship for Muslims worldwide, typically incorporate traditional designs and a strict structure including a dome and minarets. But with the world turning to contemporary design, where does that leave classical mosque designs? Globally, countless architects and designers showed us that sticking to the typical guidelines to designing mosques is not the only way of presenting this place of worship- mosques are also forms of architecture that can be interpreted through modern design.


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