Knight Frank has released a report of the performance of mainstream residential markets across the world. According to the report, in terms of performance, Ireland is ranked at No 50 in the world, with a annual (negative) percentage change of 12.9 percent. (Data for period ended June 2011)
Twenty years ago the Dubai-based business tycoon watched his parents flee the Rwanda genocide having lost everything — again. Today, the company he started to help get his family back on their feet is a monstrous conglomerate in 22 African countries.