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Resorts are on the Rise at Raffles Hotels & Resorts

With many markets seeing a robust return to leisure travel following more than a year of disruptions and pent-up demand, Raffles Hotels & Resorts enters an exciting phase of growth which will see the revered brand add several new resort destinations to its worldwide portfolio of hotels, resorts and residences. A heritage luxury brand known for creating landmark properties in key destinations around the world, Raffles plans to double its footprint of resorts over the next three to five ye...
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#Dubai real estate: Apartment, villa prices and rents surge as demand recovers | ZAWYA MENA Edition

Dubai real estate: Apartment, villa prices and rents surge as demand recovers | ZAWYA MENA Edition Dubai villa prices surged as much as 27 percent in the second quarter of 2021 as the UAE real estate sector continued its path to recovery.According to property management firm, Asteco’s latest report, Jumeirah Park saw the highest rise in sales price increase - 27 percent from Q1 to Q2 2021. This was followed by the Springs, which saw an increase of 24 percent and Dubai Hills Estate, where price...
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Palm Jumeirah, Dubai's iconic man-made islands, turns 20

Two decades after construction first began in Dubai, the man-made islands of the Palm Jumeirah are celebrating 20 years with a new observation deck.
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Dubai Rent Guide

Are you planning to rent a property in Dubai? Whether it is a villa, flat or bed space – rent negotiation is a skill every expat must acquire. Although there is too much supply and low demand but rents in Dubai fluctuate very frequently. Some say falling rents in Dubai is a myth. Gulf News […] The post Dubai Rent Guide appeared first on Dubai Expat Blog.
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#Dubai Luxury Home Sales Boom As Rich Europeans Escape Covid Lockdowns - Bloomberg

Dubai Luxury Home Sales Boom As Rich Europeans Escape Covid Lockdowns - Bloomberg The wealthiest home buyers fleeing virus lockdowns for Dubai are still finding bargains aplenty, turning March into the busiest month ever for the emirate’s top-end residential properties.A record 84 properties, each worth 10 million dirhams ($2.7 million) or more, changed hands last month, according to data from real estate consultant Property Monitor. In total, Dubai’s priciest homes fetched 1.7 billion dirhams...
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‘In this world, social media is everything’: how Dubai became the planet’s influencer capital

Once a small port on the edge of a desert, Dubai is now a magnet for reality stars and a jet set crowd looking to beat the vaccine queue. But do the filtered images tell the whole story?On the electric blue tarmac of a helipad on the edge of Palm Jumeirah, an artificial island on the Dubai coastline, Busra Duran stands on tiptoes. Wearing multicoloured trainers and a pink tulle minidress, the 28-year-old Turkish influencer is posing for photos in front of a red helicopter. Her husband, Gökhan Gü...
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Dubai Digital Marketing Courses Classroom-based & Online | Dubai Marina | Downtown Dubai | Abu Dhabi

SEO International, a Google Partner firm, based in Dubai offers classroom-based digital marketing courses and online (over Zoom) sessions covering SEO, Google Ads, Google Analytics, Content Marketing, and Social Media Marketing. Our standard course venue is the Address Hotel, Dubai Marina that is very close to these locations of Dubai: JLT, JBR, DIC, DMC, TECOM, Dubai Knowledge Village, Al Barsha, Emirates Hills, and Palm Jumeirah. Even, the participants who are coming from Abu Dh...
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$1.25bln worth of weeklong real estate transactions in #Dubai | ZAWYA MENA Edition

$1.25bln worth of weeklong real estate transactions in Dubai | ZAWYA MENA Edition The real estate and properties transactions were valued at AED4.6 billion in total during the week ending 24 December 2020, according to the Department of Land and Property in Dubai.A total of 92 plots were sold for AED482.59 million; 808 apartments and villas were sold for AED1.32 billion.The top three transactions were a plot of land in Palm Jumeirah sold for AED 60 million; followed by another sold for AED 54.85...
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Finding the green shoots of recovery in #Dubai's property market - Arabianbusiness

Finding the green shoots of recovery in Dubai's property market - Arabianbusiness If you look hard enough, there are green shoots of recovery in Dubai's real estate market, especially in the prime residential sector.Although prices in the emirate's prime market as a whole were down by 3.7 percent in the year to the third quarter of 2020, a closer analysis reveals pockets of stability and even increases.Knight Frank has launched its latest Prime Global Cities Index for Q3 which shows prices are s...
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#Dubai News: Palm Island Pizza and Coronavirus Impact - Bloomberg

Dubai News: Palm Island Pizza and Coronavirus Impact - Bloomberg:In a bleak morning ritual at his home in Dubai, Hisham Ibrahim weighs up which invoices he absolutely must pay.The Canadian entrepreneur’s “House of Pizza” restaurant on the man-made Palm Jumeirah island had been restricted to delivery orders by government regulations to contain the Covid-19 pandemic for most of April. Unable even to cover salaries in full as sales slumped 70%, the 49-year-old gave each employee 1,000 dirhams ($272...
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#Dubai Hotel Mogul Says ‘Bleeding’ Firms Need Economy to Reopen - Bloomberg

Dubai Hotel Mogul Says ‘Bleeding’ Firms Need Economy to Reopen - Bloomberg:Dubai hotel mogul Khalaf Al Habtoor said his companies are “bleeding” because of the coronavirus pandemic and the economy can’t wait for a vaccine to become available before major activity resumes.The billionaire, who owns seven hotels in Dubai, including the Waldorf Astoria on the man-made island Palm Jumeirah, as well as car dealerships, residential properties and schools, said his group hasn’t yet cut jobs in the hope ...
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How property prices fared in #Dubai's most popular areas in 2019 - Arabianbusiness

How property prices fared in Dubai's most popular areas in 2019 - Arabianbusiness:Dubai Marina retained its title as the most popular area for apartment sales in the city during 2019, while Palm Jumeirah continues to attract the highest number of buyers and investors for villas, according to UAE-based property website Bayut. Bayut's overview of property prices in Dubai showed that values have continued to become more competitive throughout 2019, resulting in both the number and value of property...
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Top Places to Celebrate New Year 2020 in Dubai

With 2020 just around the corner, preparations to celebrate New Year in Dubai are in full swing. Whether you are an expat or a tourist, there are plenty of options for you to have a blast in Dubai on New Year’s Eve. Here is a list of places to celebrate New Year 2020 in Dubai: […] The post Top Places to Celebrate New Year 2020 in Dubai appeared first on Dubai Expat Blog.
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Things To Do in Dubai: 5 Top Most Exciting Spots to Visit in Dubai

Dubai is one of the most exciting and attractive city in the world which has become the no. 1 attraction for the people around the globe. Today, only the name of Dubai is enough to tell that how much prestigious and worldwide renowned this city is. The city became really famous for its vast real estate businesses, thrilling and charming sights and world’s biggest shopping mall named, Dubai Mall. Dubai has everything which one could dream to have in his dear city that is why most of the people p...
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#Dubai developer Nakheel begins large-scale layoffs | ZAWYA MENA Edition

Dubai developer Nakheel begins large-scale layoffs | ZAWYA MENA Edition:Developer Nakheel has laid off around 300 staff in recent weeks as the ongoing downturn in Dubai's property market has begun to bite.A source told Zawya that the layoffs at the government-owned developer of projects such as Palm Jumeirah and Deira Islands have occurred within the past few weeks.In an emailed statement to Zawya, the developer said: “We continue to enhance efficiencies by implementing policies, such as outsour...
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The most luxurious spa treatments

As they say, if you don’t love yourself, you can’t love anyone else. So why not show yourself some appreciation for all of the hard work you do? You take good care of yourself, look out for others, and meet your deadlines; you deserve a dose of self-love. One lovely idea is to explore spa pampering that goes well beyond the traditional massage or facial. After all, love is a many splendored thing, but so are you. If you are looking for some ideas on how to treat yourself this Valentine’s Day,...
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Best Destinations for International Travel in March, April and May

Why Fly in March, April, and May March, April or May can be the perfect time for a fun trip and we have plenty of destination ideas and advice to find cheap flights for Spring. Depending on where you go, the weather can be wonderful in these months. It can be less crowded, too; most tourists wait to travel in July and August, so early birds avoid long lines at attractions. Best of all, demand for airfare is lower in March, April, and May which means prices are usually lower, too. Tip: The best ...
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Top Places to Celebrate New Year in Dubai

With 2019 just around the corner, preparations to celebrate New Year in Dubai are in full swing. Whether you are an expat or a tourist, there are plenty of options for you to have a blast in Dubai on New Year’s Eve. Here is a list of places to celebrate New Year in Dubai: Simon [...] The post Top Places to Celebrate New Year in Dubai appeared first on Dubai Expat Blog.
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A walk through Dubai's supercity of futuristic skyscrapers made me uneasy for any city that mimics its rapid development

The city of   Dubai   in the United Arab Emirates is known for its extravagant, newly built landmarks like the Burj Khalifa, the   Palm Jumeirah, and the   Dubai Mall. In just over two decades, the city has skyrocketed from a desert backwater port to a thriving metropolis with the third-most skyscrapers in the world. While the rapid development has produced a futuristic city, it has come at the cost of hundreds of thousands of workers and produced a city that can feel soulless. Dubai markets...
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Massive Undersea Walls Could Stop Glaciers From Melting, Scientists Say

An anonymous reader quotes a report from CNN: Building walls on the seafloor could prevent glaciers from melting and sea levels rising due to global warming, scientists say. Barriers of sand and rock positioned at the base of glaciers would stop ice sheets sliding and collapsing, and prevent warm water from eroding the ice from beneath, according to research published this week in the Cryosphere journal, from the European Geosciences Union. The audacious idea centers on the construction of "extr...
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Top 5 communities to live in Dubai

While selecting a community to live in Dubai, a lot of tough decisions have to be made. Whether it is rent vs buy, affordability vs luxury or apartment vs villa – one has to consider the lifestyle, budget and family needs to finalize the place that would be called the home in Dubai. Here are [...] The post Top 5 communities to live in Dubai appeared first on Dubai Expat Blog.
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Nakheel to invest Dh5bn in new hotels in five years, chairman says - The National

Nakheel to invest Dh5bn in new hotels in five years, chairman says - The National:Nakheel, the Dubai-based real estate developer behind the Palm Jumeirah, plans to invest Dh5 billion in new hotel projects over the next five years as part of a Dh27bn retail and hospitality expansion to diversify its offerings, its chairman said. The private company, which is building the Deira Islands mixed-use scheme, signed a Dh500m deal on Thursday with Thailand-based Centara Hotels & Resorts, to develop a fou...
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Report: Dubai Real Estate Is Haven For Money Launderers Sanctioned By US

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — War profiteers, terror financiers and drug traffickers sanctioned by the U.S. in recent years have used Dubai’s real-estate market as a haven for their assets, a new report released Tuesday alleges. The report by the Washington-based Center for Advanced Defense Studies, relying on leaked property data from the city-state, offers evidence to support the long-whispered rumors about Dubai’s real-estate boom. It identifies some $100 million in suspicious purchases ...
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Dubai's Nakheel to add $272mln to recurring revenue this year, says chairman | ZAWYA MENA Edition

Dubai's Nakheel to add $272mln to recurring revenue this year, says chairman | ZAWYA MENA Edition:"Dubai property developer Nakheel is set to add a further 1 billion UAE dirhams ($272.3 million) to its recurring revenue by the end of this year, according to the company's chairman, Ali Rashid Lootah. Lootah said the company currently generates about 25 percent of its total sales from recurring revenue, but added that this would be boosted by the addition of rents from the 1.2 billion UAE dirham N...
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Children of Azeri president linked to Dubai property empire

Ilham Aliyev’s daughters are joint owners of company behind hotel resort and luxury villas, sources sayAt £400 a night, a stay at the Sofitel hotel on the manmade Palm Jumeirah island in Dubai does not come cheap. Holidaymakers are lured with beachfront suites, a round-the-clock butler service, a choice of six outdoor pools and 500 metres (1,640ft) of white sand reserved for guests. Related: Azeri ruling families linked to secret investments via Maltese bank Continue reading...
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Viceroy says re-drafting LA lawsuit against Five in Dubai Palm hotel dispute - The National

Viceroy says re-drafting LA lawsuit against Five in Dubai Palm hotel dispute - The National:"Viceroy Hotel Group, the hotels company headquartered in the United States, said it is drafting a fresh case against Dubai-based real estate company Five Holding in a Los Angeles court, as part of a dispute over alleged mismanagement of a luxury hotel on the Palm Jumeirah. “Viceroy is in the process of expanding its lawsuit and expects to file an even more robust complaint against Five soon,” a statement...
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Viceroy vows to keep fighting Dubai’s Five Holdings after US court decision - The National

Viceroy vows to keep fighting Dubai’s Five Holdings after US court decision - The National:"A Los Angeles court threw out claims by affiliates of Dubai hotel operator Five Holdings that US-based Viceroy Hotel Group “mismanaged” a luxury hotel on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah island, a statement from Viceroy said on Wednesday.“We are pleased that the Los Angeles Superior Court held that this lawsuit has absolutely no merit,” a spokesman for Viceroy said, adding that the hotel group would continue to purs...
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10 Experiences You Must Have While In Dubai

Dubai is probably the only city in the world where you can experience the desert, beach and urban life all at the same time. This has made Dubai a destination for those looking to try unique things. Here are 10 top experiences you must have while in Dubai: 1. Ziplining through The Dubai Fountain Ziplining is becoming a popular adventure activity all over the globe. Dubai has managed to capitalize on this by offering a unique twist to their version of ziplining. With its jungle of skyscrapers an...
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Travel News: January 26, 2018

Marriott Opens First Aloft in Dubai Travel Pulse Marriott International is proud to announce the opening of the design-led Aloft Palm Jumeirah. It is the first Aloft to open in the buzzing city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Located on the Eastern crescent of the Palm Jumeirah, the hotel delivers a distinct lifestyle experience to the iconic landmark with its tech-forward approach, vibrant social experiences and modern style that is different by design.   Southwest Airlines: There’s a ch...
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More jobs in market as Dubai Real Estate sector expands

What has Dubai Real Estate got in store for a Job-Seeker? Dubai, often known as the ‘heart of Gulf’ is one of the most prominent emirates in the UAE. With booming economy and plentiful job opportunities Dubai has set a trend of public inclusive growth in its work spheres. The strength of Dubai’s economy lies [...] The post More jobs in market as Dubai Real Estate sector expands appeared first on Dubai Expat Blog.
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