Archive for October, 2020

Page Not Found | ZAWYA MENA Edition

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Green light for UAE sustainability – News

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The UAE has 386 Leed-certified projects as of April with a total built up area of 5.9 million sqm. The UAE is firmly committed to become greener and sustainable, which will pave the way to nurture a healthy society with the wellness of residents being the prime focus. The leadership is investing aggressively[…]

Fausto Puglisi Joins Roberto Cavalli | News & Analysis

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Milan, ITALY — After more than a year of searching, Roberto Cavalli has found a new head designer. The Italian brand known for its bold animal prints and flamboyant take on Italian glamour has appointed Fausto Puglisi to take its creative helm. The Sicilian designer, who has created looks for superstars like Madonna, Beyoncé and[…]

London is the wild west of the global property market – and it needs a sheriff | Simon Jenkins | Opinion

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One of the biggest property tycoons in London is the president of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The Guardian revealed last week that he owned around £5.5bn of real estate in the city. This covers streets and buildings in Mayfair, Knightsbridge and Kensington, and may be more valuable even than[…]

Ease payment terms for Dubai’s private developers, especially on new land purchases

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Dubai could consider allowing private developers to pay off land acquisition costs on a staggered basis after the deal. Or offer some incentives to those private players with a track record. Image Credit: Shutterstock There has long been a discussion about public and private entity collaboration, and how it can be implemented across sectors to[…]

Azizi launches fly-in programme for Israeli investors

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Azizi Developments, a leading private developer in the UAE, is extending its fly-in programme to Israeli investors.    The programme, which was originally launched in December last year and had to be put on hold due to Covid-19-related travel restrictions, has now resumed, said the Dubai developer.    Following the normalisation of ties between the[…]