DIFC 2.0: Dubai ruler approves new plan for financial hub

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, on Monday approved a new chapter in the development of...

Construction work set to start on DIFC’s $272m Gate Avenue

Construction will begin shortly on the mixed-use Gate Avenue project at Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) after Habtoor Leighton Group (HLG) was awarded the...

Dubai Metro hit by minor technical glitch

Dubai Metro was affected by a minor technical glitch yesterday, an RTA official said. The door failed to open for few minutes after a train came to a halt at the DIFC station and this affected the services for a while in the afternoon, the official said, adding that the issue was resolved shortly after.

Rents decline 13% in Q3 – but DIFC bucks trend with...

The recently launched Dubai Metro is likely to have a positive effect on take-up in these areas, although it is too early to say to what extent.