11 October 2007
EuroMoney Magazine recently awarded TAMDEEN REAL ESTATE Company as the ‘Best Developer’ in the State of Kuwait for the year 2007. Announced at a special celebration held in London, the award was based on the outcome of an extensive survey, conducted exclusively for Liquid Real Estate EuroMoney Magazine, long considered among the most important and prominent international magazines specialized in the financial and property sectors. The prestigious poll relied on research and investigation covering various categories of developers in the real estate sector, well-known consultants, and financial and investment institutions in 50 countries worldwide over a twelve-month period.
TAMDEEN had also previously been awarded ‘Best Retail Property Real Estate Developer in Kuwait’ in 2005 by the EuroMoney Magazine.
Liquid Real Estate EuroMoney Magazine grants these awards to pay tribute to real estate companies distinguished for their talented contributions toward advancing the property sector.
In appreciation for the company’s role in Kuwait’s urban development, TAMDEEN also received a ‘Distinction Award’ from the American Concrete Institute, Kuwait Branch, for Al-Manshar Complex and Towers, as well as the ‘Pioneer Award’ for constructing the Fahaheel Water Front Project - Al-Kout. These honors were awarded during the 6th Conference for Private Sector’s Role in Development and Infrastructure Projects (BOT 2007).
A TAMDEEN REAL ESTATE stated that this achievement lends credence to the company’s leadership and distinction in the property sector in Kuwait. Commented further that the tribute is in line with Tamdeen’s strategy of adding value and distinction to the real estate market in Kuwait through the construction of its unique and exceptional projects that enhance the civil and social life of the country.
Established in 1982, TAMDEEN REAL ESTATE is a public shareholding company specialized in the development and management of shopping malls in Kuwait. The company also engages in other related activities, such as buying, selling, managing and investing in real estate properties.
TAMDEEN REAL ESTATE Company currently owns more than US$ 1 billion worth of distinctive properties at various locations in Kuwait, such as the up scale Fanar Shopping Center, located in the heart of Salmiya shopping district and the Madinat Al Fahaheel Project, the largest and most recent project in Southern Kuwait that truly reflects the architectural heritage of the State of Kuwait. Madinat Al Fahaheel City comprises also the Fahaheel Water Front Project - Al-Kout, Al-Manshar Complex and Towers, and Al-Manshar - Rotana Hotel.
TAMDEEN, specialized in the development of shopping malls and large commercial properties in Kuwait, is currently developing two massive new projects. The first, called “360° Kuwait,” is situated in the South Surra Area, with a total rental area of 75,000 square meters. Construction work is expected to be completed by the end of 2008. The second project, “Mall Kuwait,” is situated in South Sabahiya area, with a massive total rental space of 150,000 square meters.