Topic: Cityscape Global

Tabanlioglu Architects reveals future projects for Turkey

During Cityscape Global, Istanbul-based architecture firm Tabanlioglu showcased some of its future plans for developments in Turkey, as well as its nearly completed Crystal Towers in Dubai.  Crystal Towers is a high-end mixed-use development project in Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR). It includes … More

Nikken Sekkei-designed Reem Tower to break ground in mid-2018

Main construction works for Abu Dhabi’s 44-storey Reem Tower are expected to commence in mid-2018, according to the project’s designer, Nikken Sekkei. The Japanese architecture firm told Construction Week that the 335-unit residential project is likely to take approximately two and a half years to … More

Dubai’s District 2020 could be delivered six to nine months after Expo

District 2020 could be delivered within half a year of Expo 2020 Dubai’s conclusion, according to the event’s organisers. Marjan Faraidooni, senior vice president of legacy impact and development at Expo 2020 Dubai, estimates that the transition will take six to nine months … More

10 facts about Dubai’s District 2020 legacy plan

Located in the heart of Dubai South, District 2020 forms a key part of Expo 2020 Dubai’s legacy strategy to reuse 80% of its site infrastructure. In keeping with Expo 2020’s theme, ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’, the megaproject will involve the integration … More

Expo 2020 Dubai site to transform into District 2020 legacy project

Officials have revealed how Expo 2020 Dubai’s site will be reused following the conclusion of the world’s fair, Construction Week Online reported. Located in the heart of Dubai South, the District 2020 legacy megaproject will feature 135,000m2 of commercial space, 65,000m2 of residential … More

Expo 2020 Dubai to unveil legacy masterplan at Cityscape exhibition

Expo 2020 Dubai is set to unveil its legacy plans at next week’s Cityscape Global exhibition, where visitors are able to explore the future of the masterplan in interactive pods at Expo’s exhibition stand, Arabian Business reported. It was earlier announced that eighty … More

Japanese architects Nikken Sekkei to showcase Dubai supertalls at Cityscape Global

Japanese architecture studio, Nikken Sekkei plans to use Cityscape Global 2017 as a platform to showcase two of its supertall designs for Dubai: One Za’abeel and Forte Towers. Located adjacent to Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), One Za’abeel will feature two towers, one … More

Nakheel unveils 1.5km Palm Promenade at Cityscape

Nakheel is set to transform the entire trunk of Palm Jumeirah into a walkable beach, park, retail and café complex under a new project announced at Cityscape Global on Tuesday, 7 September, 2015. The Palm Promenade will stretch 1.5km along the island’s trunk, … More

In pictures: Cityscape Global 2015

The fair expects around 50,000 visitors and exhibitors returning to the event include Emaar, Dubai Properties, Dubai World Central, Meydan, Meraas and Nakheel, while first-time include Kleindienst Group, DMCC and Al Barari. Among the highlights is a display showcasing Dubai’s planned Burj 2020, … More

GCC malls to change dramatically

As the retail industry begins to recover, the malls landscape in the GCC will change dramatically over the next few years, say industry experts. The days of ‘mega-malls’ are long gone and a customer-centric approach is more important. As the key emerging markets … More