Bahrain is building more than 200 houses in a remote area of the Philippines for families whose lives were torn apart by a deadly typhoon almost two years ago.
The Bahrain Red Crescent Society (BRCS) is spearheading the $2 million
Campaigners are calling on authorities to fast-track applications for social housing for Bahrainis with special needs.
There are around 60,000 people on the Housing Ministry’s list with many families having to wait up
Aster DM Foundation, the charitable arm of Aster DM healthcare, has donated Dh1.4 million ($381,077) to the Nepal Prime Minister’s relief fund to rebuild 500 houses in earthquake-stricken villages.
It includes 23 homes of As
Bank of America Merrill Lynch has been recognised as the ‘Best M&A House in the UAE’ at the 2015 Euromoney Middle East Awards for Excellence recently.
The bank has worked on some of the UAE and wider GCC region&rsq
There will be a sharp rise in apartment rental prices across Saudi Arabia over the next six months, thanks to the effect of the 30 per cent mortgage law, said a report.
Stability is likely only in 2017, when the kingdom’s governme
A call has gone out to revamp run-down houses located in historical areas in Bahrain instead of demolishing them.
Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) heritage construction consultant Dr Alaa El Habashi said the te
Dubai house prices are likely to fall further this year as tougher mortgage lending rules, higher transaction fees and rising living costs dampen demand, a report from consultants Cluttons predicted on Wednesday.
Finance House has registered a consolidated net profit of Dh25.53 million ($6.9 million) for the first quarter of the year, compared to Dh35.51 million during the same period in the previous year.
The net interest income and incom
Alternatives to prison sentences for criminal offenders are being considered in Bahrain, it has emerged.
House arrest and mediation are among new avenues being explored, Public Prosecutor Dr Ali bin Fadhel Al Buainain told the
A housemaid who claims she was not paid for a year, locked up without food, physically abused and prevented from speaking to her family is now stranded in Bahrain because her employer won't authorise her return home.