UAE’s property rules target money laundering via virtual assets

August 10th, 2022

The UAE has introduced new real estate reporting requirements as part of its fight against money laundering. The clampdown is primarily aimed at transactions involving virtual assets, and is a partnership... Read More

Dubai’s new real estate law to attract foreign capital

August 8th, 2022

Source: Arab News DUBAI: The new law on incentivizing property investment funds will lead to a boost in foreign capital, according to Amira Sajwani, general manager of sales and development at DAMAC... Read More

Amira Sajwani takes part in Real Estate Giants Roundtable discussion

July 14th, 2022

Source: Construction Business News ME  In the July edition of Real Estate Giants Roundtable, Construction Business News Middle East interviews leading real estate developers, including Amira Sajwani,... Read More

With Europe facing recession, is it time for investors to expand their UAE property portfolios?

July 13th, 2022

Amira Sajwani, GM, Sales and Development at DAMAC takes a look at how current global dynamics are shifting forcing investors to expand their investments in the UAE Amira Sajwani, GM - Sales and... Read More

With Europe facing recession, is it time for investors to expand their UAE property portfolios?

July 6th, 2022

Source: Cityscape  There’s no denying that it’s been a challenging few years for economies around the world.  While few if any international markets have managed to escape the negative effects of... Read More

Exclusive: Entrepreneur Amira Sajwani Shares Why The NFT Space Holds Great Promise

April 29th, 2022

Having always had my finger on the pulse of technological advances, my interest in non-fungible tokens (NFTs) came naturally. I quickly developed a penchant for NFTs when they emerged to the mainstream last... Read More

Meet Amira Sajwani General Manager of Sales and Development at DAMAC

March 8th, 2022

Amira Sajwani has been outnumbered by men for her entire life. However, growing up with three male siblings she was always treated equally to her brothers and she has her parents to thank for that. Her... Read More

Slowly yet steadily, women are climbing the workforce ladder

March 3rd, 2022

‘Behind every successful man is a woman’ used to be a very common expression. These days, however, women across the globe are breaking glass ceilings and shattering stereotypes about a woman’s place... Read More

Construction on Santorini cluster at DAMAC Lagoons to start in Q1 2022, says Amira Sajwani

November 8th, 2021

As community living continues to gain popularity among investors across the region, particularly in Dubai, DAMAC Properties has launched its third masterplan, DAMAC Lagoons, its latest community. Located... Read More

Damac launches new master community project in Dubai

November 2nd, 2021

Damac Properties on Monday launched a new master community project Damac Lagoons. Located adjacent to the Damac Hills community, the theme of the project will be eight different cities spread across the... Read More

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

UAE construction leaders to learn from on Emirati Women’s Day 2019

August 27th, 2019

Amira Sajwani, the daughter of UAE-based founder and chairman of DAMAC Properties, Hussain Sajwani, manages the day-to-day operations across Dubai Financial Market-listed firm in her role as its senior vice... Read More

17 Emirati women talk to us about the biggest misconceptions they face

August 27th, 2019

Amira Sajwani, Senior Vice President of Operations, DAMAC Properties “As a young Emirati woman with aspirations, I find the most common misconception to be about a lack of ambition. Dubai’s society... Read More