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Select PropertyUAE population rise leads to housing shortageSelect PropertyWith predictions of further population growth and World Expo 2020 on the horizon, property investors are keen to buy further assets in the emirate. In August, the Dubai Land Department released figures that revealed total investment in Dubai property ... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
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Khaleej TimesMena franchise sector at over $30b, up 27% yearlyKhaleej TimesHe added that Dubai's excellent infrastructure was a key factor in attracting the world's best brands, and forecast that the retail sector was set for a big boom ahead of Expo 2020. He called for extra measures to enhance the [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
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Khaleej TimesUAE has ability to be world's premier business capitalKhaleej TimesA wave of major new development and infrastructure projects ahead of Expo 2020 will position the UAE as the most compelling destination for businesses seeking a gateway to the wider Middle East and Africa through a base that is cost-effective [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
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DIAC and DKV Launches Inaugural Industry and University Partnership Forum (I ...Zawya (registration)... City (DIAC) in partnership with Deloitte, launched a Workforce Planning Study to identify the skill shortage in the industries in the region and those that will require a large number of qualified workers to fulfill economic potential [...]
Sun, Oct 19, 2014
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Khaleej TimesDubai on track with Expo 2020 plansKhaleej TimesSenior officials from the newly created Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau shared preliminary plans, priorities and governance with the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) on Thursday. Reem Ibrahim Al Hashemi, UAE's Minister of State, Managing Director of ... [...]
Fri, Oct 17, 2014
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Khaleej TimesExpo 2020 committee shares preliminary plans with BIEKhaleej TimesKhalifa Al Zaffin, executive chairman of Dubai Aviation City Corporation (DACCP) and member of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee, shared an update on the newly created Expo 2020 Bureau. The Bureau — established by decree 30/2014 by His ...and more [...]
Fri, Oct 17, 2014
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Dubai on track with Expo 2020 plansKhaleej TimesSenior officials from the newly created Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau shared preliminary plans, priorities and governance with the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) on Thursday. Reem Ibrahim Al Hashemi, UAE's Minister of State, Managing Director of ...and more [...]
Fri, Oct 17, 2014
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Khaleej TimesExpo 2020 committee shares preliminary plans with BIEKhaleej TimesAl Zaffin also presented an overview of the Expo 2020 Dubai site's positioning and legacy, highlighting its strategic placement within Dubai and the UAE, especially in context of Dubai World Central — the world's first purpose-built aerotropolis. Reem ... [...]
Fri, Oct 17, 2014
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The German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce (AHK) celebrates ...Zawya (registration)In order to commemorate 10 years of strategic partnership and 5 year anniversary of the establishment of the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce (AHK), an Economic Strategy Conference was held alongside AHK's Annual General ...and [...]
Tue, Oct 14, 2014
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Khaleej TimesSky's the limit for smart city conceptKhaleej TimesTake Dubai's hosting of World Expo 2020; it is being tipped to be a smart event, with every project related to it being done in that direction. There will be challenges; however, Fouz views it differently. “It's not much about the challenges, [...]
Tue, Oct 14, 2014
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