Qatar Investment Authority venture in the ‘Big Apple’

Qatar Investment Authority venture in the ‘Big Apple’

Qatar “Soft Power” pursuit in New York According to the Wall Street Journal  of 28 September 2015, Qatar’s $300 billion sovereign-wealth fund opened an office in New York as the wealthy Persian Gulf state steps up its international presence expansion. The Qatar...
The UAE’s property market

The UAE’s property market

UAE’s property market ups and downs Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah recorded a drop in property values as oil prices slumped by over 50 per cent in the last 12 months. The real estate market in the United Arab Emirates is beginning to feel the effect of low oil...
Dubai or Muscat ?

Dubai or Muscat ?

Is Dubai the NRI’s Eldorado still ? “Indian nationals were the largest group of buyers in the Dubai residential market last year and remain amongst the largest cohort of investors in the emirate,” says Faisal Durrani, of London’s property consultancy Cluttons. Indian...