Government of Dubai Media Office : As part of preventive measures being undertaken in the UAE to safeguard the community’s health, Emaar Group announced it has adopted a work-from-home policy for its employees effective Monday, 23 March 2020. The move is aligned with the country’s ‘Stay at Home’ campaign aimed at combating the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
During this period, Emaar Group will continue to monitor global developments and prevention measures, and update its actions based on how the worldwide situation evolves.
His Excellency Mohammed Alabbar, Chairman of Emaar Properties, said Emaar places the highest priority on the health and safety of its employees, their families, its customers and the broader community.
“The world is facing one of the biggest challenges in its modern history,” said HE Alabbar. “The UAE has set an example for precautionary and preventive measures against COVID-19. Collective efforts are vital to tide over this critical period.”
His Excellency further said Emaar has proactively adopted all measures required to maintain the well-being of its employees and customers. He called on all Emaar employees to abide by the guidelines issued by the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention, the Dubai Health Authority and other authorities advising people to practice social distancing.
He also assured Emaar’s customers, partners and affiliates that these measures will not impact the company’s operations. “We are committed to delivering our services without compromising quality and overall customer satisfaction. We remain united as a group in providing exceptional services as per our customers’ expectations,” HE Alabbar said.
The real estate developer said its daily operations department will continue to go the extra mile for its customers. The company’s customer channels will be reachable 24/7 and its frontline team is fully committed to providing seamless services during this sensitive period.
The Group added it is confident of overcoming any challenges and is united under the ‘One Emaar’ banner to provide comprehensive support to its customers and communities.
About Emaar Properties:
Emaar Properties PJSC, listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is a global property developer and provider of premium lifestyles, with a significant presence in the Middle East, North Africa and Asia. The Dubai based developer, Emaar Properties has a land bank of 1.7 billion sq. ft in the UAE and key international markets.
With a proven track-record in delivery, Emaar has delivered over 63,000 residential units in Dubai and other global markets since 2002. Emaar has strong recurring revenue generating assets with over 880,000 square meters of leasing revenue generating assets and 21 hotels and resorts with 4,875 rooms (includes owned as well as managed hotels). Today, 48 per cent of the Emaar’s revenue is from its shopping malls & retail, hospitality & leisure and international subsidiaries.
Burj Khalifa, a global icon, and The Dubai Mall, the world’s most visited retail and lifestyle destination, are among Emaar’s trophy developments. Emaar’s emerging Dubai Creek Harbour is a six-square kilometer master development, further evolving the map of Dubai.
For more information, please visit www.emaar.com
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