UAE caught in sweltering heat with 80% humidity

With no showers in the city in the past few days, UAE residents have no respite from the heat in UAE. The mercury continues to soar and today’s temperature could reach 49°C, according to the weather department. The temperature currently is 35°C but it could feel like 521C by afternoon, according to worldweatheronline.com. The relative […]

Come build! Dubai eases rules to boost growth

Dubai is a city known for its beautiful skyscrapers and now investors looking to add their touch to the city’s skyline will soon be able to do so, quickly and easily, thanks to a new initiative streamlining access to building permits here. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of […]

First look at Dubai's next tallest tower's huge foundation

Dubai property developers, Emaar, tweeted an aerial shot of Dubai’s – and most probably the world’s – next tallest tower’s (The Tower) foundation, and it is huge! Earlier this year in May, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, had reviewed the progress […]

Top 10 expat nationalities buying property in Dubai

The biggest investors in Dubai property market have been UAE nationals followed by Indians in the first six months of 2016, according to Dubai Land Department (DLD). UAE nationals (Emiratis) invested a total of Dh14.523billion, through 4,543 investments, while Indians poured in Dh7.27billion during the period. Nearly 26,000 investors, comprising 149 nationalities, made total investments […]

Construction progress at Emaar's Dubai Creek Harbour

  Structural work is currently underway for the super tall The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour, as well as other developments planned for the master community, the video shows. Since The Tower’s ground-breaking ceremony in October 2016, more than 145 barrette piles have been laid to depths of more than 72m for its development. At […]

WATCH: Spectacular vision for Dubai Creek Harbour

Swooping down along palm tree-lined boardwalks with waterfront living amid Dubai’s future tallest tower, a new video released by developer Emaar showcases one the city’s most exciting projects. Dubai Creek Harbour is planned to extend across 550 hectares and is located 15 minutes from Downtown Dubai. The plans contain some impressive numbers – such as 820,000 […]