Embracing change may not be easy, but it is essential

February 28th, 2021

If the past year has taught us one thing, it is to be open to change. The effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic have ushered in drastic changes to how businesses and people operate. More companies are... Read More

Three important future trends to look out for in 2021

February 4th, 2021

When we reflect on the impact 2020 has had on our industries, we are quick to reference the role the pandemic has played in triggering a much broader adoption of new practices and approaches.  From... Read More

UAE property market recovery ‘will be a long one’: DAMAC’s Amira Sajwani

December 28th, 2020

The UAE’s property sector could get a boost from positive news on the COVID-19 rollout and the World Expo event in 2021, but it may take a year or two for the market to bounce back and return to pre-crisis... Read More

Fostering Positivity in Challenging Times

November 24th, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic is challenging us in ways we could never have predicted, from working remotely, to feeling trapped indoors and other unprecedented changes to our daily lives. These sudden, rapid changes... Read More

CW Expert Interview | Amira Sajwani on DAMAC’s projects and pipeline

November 19th, 2020

In this latest episode of Construction Week's Expert Interview series, the senior vice president – Operations at DAMAC Properties, Amira Sajwani, talks to CW's deputy editor, Anup Oommen, about DAMAC’s... Read More

Central Bank committed to boosting UAE realty sector

March 17th, 2020

The UAE has always been a progressive economy, with the right set of ingredients for growth across sectors. The nation's wise leadership, robust regulatory frameworks, open economy, and diverse demographics... Read More

Women’s Day: Roundtable video discussion on the changing roles of women at work

March 9th, 2020

Simply increasing women's labour force participation and eliminating discriminatory barriers could raise productivity by as much as 25 percent in some economies. One third of women-run enterprises in the... Read More

Why a golf course is the only way to live in Dubai

January 21st, 2020

Lush green surroundings bring a sense of calm in an otherwise busy and hectic world. Isolated from the whirlwind of the city, golf communities in Dubai offer the ideal setting for those who like to unwind... Read More

Why developers in Dubai must align to changing consumer trends in real estate

December 16th, 2019

For the real estate sector, obsolescence has been as old a challenge as the industry itself. Developments degenerate, and their appeal declines with time and changing perceptions and expectations of people.... Read More

Cover Story: Amira Sajwani – Journey of an Emirati Role Model and Business Woman

December 10th, 2019

Amira Sajwani, Senior Vice President – Operations at DAMAC Properties, is in charge of day-to-day operations across DAMAC Properties, ensuring that cross-function teams are working closely to deliver dream... Read More