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What the new cap on UAE mortgages mean for you explores how the central bank’s mortgage caps will affect the market and individual buyers.

November 11, 2013 9:44

First property firm in Dubai to launch IPO since market crash

Damac Properties to raise $500 million.

November 5, 2013 5:42
making an announcement to the world

Announcing it doesn’t make it happen: Dubai

Given the number of major real estate announcements over the past few weeks, one could be forgiven for thinking that we were back in 2006 and 2007 again

December 3, 2012 4:48
Banks in the UAE

Banks cross ‘social’ boundaries on your Facebook wall

It's a normal day at the office, you check your email and then your Facebook; only to find that your bank has written a warning statement on your wall revealing all your details...

August 5, 2012 3:22

UAE central bank tells lenders to provision quarterly

General provisions made mandatory.

November 15, 2010 9:55

UAE banks’ loans-to-deposits ratio narrows in June

Bank lending remains slow as interest rates remain relatively high.

July 22, 2010 3:45