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Bayut Strikers Cup: The ultimate corporate cricket championship!

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As the UAE celebrates the cricketing genius from across the continent in the exciting Asia Cup 2018, we at Bayut have also been getting the real estate fraternity in Dubai to test their prowess in the iconic sport with the consummate corporate cricket championship: Bayut Strikers Cup. After an exciting series of matches on 13 and 20 September, to bring out the competitive spirit of brokerages from across the emirate, Property Zone Real Estate emerged as the champions of the Bayut Strikers Cup. Here are the highlights of the fierce cricket tournament for real estate agencies in Dubai! How the Strikers Cup Played Out The much-awaited sporting event organised by Bayut started off on September 13 at United Sports Pro in Al Quoz. The 24 competing Dubai property agencies were split into eight groups, where each team got to play a minimum of two games in the tournament. The unique…

Bayut’s parent company Emerging Markets Property Group raises $50M in latest round of funding

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Startups have taken over the world at large and the UAE too follows this trend, where home-grown startups and international players are luring customers with innovative technologies and unique concepts. To stand out in this extremely competitive crowd and attract investors from across the world, requires a combination of innovation, commitment to excellence and a steady growth in revenue. Bayut exemplifies these qualities and has already established itself as a unique and reliable entity in the UAE property market. The recent announcement of our parent company, Emerging Markets Property Group (EMPG) closing in on $50M in their latest round of funding comes at the perfect time when interest is high in the UAE’s promising new tech companies. The subsequent confirmation by Bayut’s CEO Haider Ali Khan that $25M of this funding will be used to expand Bayut’s operations across the UAE and the Middle East has also been welcomed by the…

The importance of diversity and gender equality at the workplace

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2018 has been a truly pivotal year for conversations about workforce diversity, gender equality and pay gaps all over the world. In the UAE, the government has taken a stance, aiming to be one of the top countries in the world for gender equality by the end of 2021. At Bayut, we have always championed the cause of diversity and believe that equal opportunities for men and women are the backbone of developing a thriving business model where talent, dedication and hard work are the only measures of success. The UAE has been proactive in encouraging workforce diversity and gender equality. The impressive list of influential and inspirational female role models in the UAE such as HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, Her Excellency Ohoud Bint Khalfan Al Roumi, the Minister of State for Happiness and Wellbeing and Lina Nahaas, founder of The Sameness Project is reason enough to be proud of…

Iftar with Bayut: Abu Dhabi’s Golden Circle award winners revealed at the Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi

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In the opulent setting of the luxurious gold interiors of the Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, Bayut celebrated iftar with some of the most esteemed representatives of the Abu Dhabi real estate market. On Monday, 28th May 2018, the Bayut iftar invited 140 Abu Dhabi real estate agencies, to come together with the Bayut team in the magnificent ballroom of the Emirates Palace to celebrate the spirit of Ramadan. The Bayut iftar welcomed representatives and real estate agents in Abu Dhabi from agencies including Cluttons, Nationwide Middle East Properties, MD Real Estate and many more.   A total of 200 guests gathered to celebrate the Bayut iftar, under the grand dome of the Emirates Palace. The order of events begun at 7:07pm when the guests broke their fast with a variety of traditional Arabic and international dishes, served in buffet style. This was followed by a warm welcome from Haider Ali Khan, CEO of Bayut, and the prestigious…