CW In Focus | Construction update of Dubai's $3.2bn Azizi Riviera

Exclusive CW video tours the construction site of Azizi Developments' four-phased residential megaproject

Indians, Pakistanis, Emiratis, and citizens from across the Gulf are investing in Mirwais Azizi-chaired Azizi Developments’ $3.2bn (AED12bn) Azizi Riviera project in Dubai’s Meydan One, with company chief executive officer, Farhad Azizi, revealing that Emiratis make up 43% of Phase 1's investors.

Azizi Riviera is being developed in four phases, and during Construction Week’s visit to its site, project officials said progress had reached 40% at the development.

Phase 1 of the project has achieved 50% completion, and Phase 2 is 35% complete.

Mohamed Ragheb Hussein, executive director of engineering at Azizi Developments, said 16,000 homes are being built across Azizi Riviera. These units are planned across 71 buildings.

In this episode of Construction Week In FocusConstruction Week's reporter, Ranju Warrier, shares key highlights from the construction site of Azizi Riviera. 

Construction Week In Focus is a twice-weekly bulletin of the Middle East's top news from the real estate development and contracting sectors. The series is hosted on Construction Week's YouTube channel, alongside weekly series published by its sister titles. The latter includes MEP Engineered by MEP Middle EastFM Live by facilities management Middle East, and Heavy Metal by PMV Middle East.

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Construction Week In Focus episodes are published each Sunday and Wednesday. Heavy Metal episodes are published on Mondays, and FM Live updates are presented on Tuesdays. MEP Engineered rounds off the week each Thursday. All videos are published at 4.30pm Dubai time. 

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