Tag Archives | Farouk Group

Emaar "in talks" on $3bn Kurdish Resort

Dubai-based Emaar Properties and Kurdish firm Farouq Holdings [Farouk] are reported to be in talks with the Kurdistan Regional Government about developing a new $3bn resort in Sulaimaniya governate. Zawya reports that the KRG has approved the Dukan tourist city project, and that work could start within six months. The director-general of the Kurdistan Investment […]

Asiacell IPO "to be a Sell-Out"

By John Lee. Asiacell's $1.35 billion share sale will be fully subscribed, bookrunner Rabee Securities has told Reuters. Shwan Ibrahim Taha, chairman Rabee Securities, said: "I knew there would be interest, I just didn't know how much - I can say that we will easily cover it. We will be fully subscribed ... We are […]