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Etihad Towers to open in 2011 – Business Traveler Report »

Luxury hotel group Jumeirah is to open its first Abu Dhabi property in 2011. The Jumeirah Etihad Towers will have its soft opening in September with the official launch date set for November 11. It will form part of a five-tower complex also including residential apartments and office space, located on the west side of […]

Security Solution for the Etihad Towers »

Gallagher Security Management System has won a major contract in the Middle East to provide an integrated security solution for the Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi. GSMS Business Development Manager, Ian Meadows, confirms they have secured the prestigious project with Channel Partner Bond Communications and Regional Office Cardax Middle East. The project includes the provision […]

Electrical cables network installation on Etihad Towers »

The soon to be completed, billion-dollar, Etihad Towers development is set to become one of the most prestigious in Abu Dhabi and Prysmian’s FP200 Gold is currently being installed in the vast fire alarm system right across the complex. Consisting of five towers and located on the waterfront at the end of the Abu Dhabi […]

Etihad Towers Interior Design »

DecoVision, an Abu Dhabi-based interior design firm, has won an AED150m project to furbish the interiors of Etihad Towers. Valued at AED2.5bn and more than 300 metres high, Etihad Towers will comprise five towers including a high-end hotel to be managed by the Jumeirah Group. DecoVision has been commissioned to carry out decoration works for […]

Dubai’s Jumeirah Hotels mulls Saudi foray »

Dubai-based Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts is planning to expand into Saudi Arabia, according to a report in The National. The executive chairman of the group, Gerald Lawless said the luxury hotel management company, which is part of Dubai Holding, has “a number of leads and negotiations going on right now in Saudi. “Saudi Arabia is […]

2008: United Arab Emirates »

“Change” was a prominent buzzword all around in the world in 2008, but it was the pace and cost of change that seemed to preoccupy residents of the UAE most in the past year – whether the issue was traffic, housing, schools, delivery of medical care or the price of food. Those day-to-day concerns fuelled […]

Property hot spots in Abu Dhabi »

Abu Dhabi is now a giant construction site with projected investments of Dhs600bn between now and 2030. But what are the hot spots for those aiming to buy? The Urban Development Council claims a population of 3.1 million in Abu Dhabi by 2030 (compared to the current 930,000). But where will these residents live? Al […]

Jumeirah Living unveils two residence projects »

Jumeirah Group has unveiled two more projects under its Jumeirah Living serviced residence brand as part of its plans to capitalise on surging demand in Dubai. Jumeirah Living expects to launch projects in Dubai Marina and with Dubai International Financial Centre in the latter part of next year as it steps up growth plans. The […]

Etihad Towers in Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2008 »

AMS to offer sale of projects worth over Dhs1bn at Cityscape Abu Dhabi Aswaq Management & Services (AMS), the Abu Dhabi-based mixed-use property consultancy, sales and leasing company, will be offering projects worth over Dhs1bn at Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2008 – the leading international property investment and development event in the capital later this week. […]

Dh2.5b Etihad Towers Project »

Abu Dhabi will host a new Dh2.5 billion mixed-use development, namely Etihad Towers, comprising five towers ranging from 49 to 74 floors and exceeding 300 metres. Shaikh Suroor Bin Mohammad Al Nahyan signed four contracts with Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) as sole lender, Arabian Construction Company (ACC) as the main contractor, Tabreed for cooling, […]