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Old August 31st, 2012, 06:16 PM   #4001
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yes anything, reliable info is enough i do not need photos, i just want information on how far we are.
Yeh . We all thought we'll get some information in august...but nothing happened
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Old August 31st, 2012, 06:22 PM   #4002
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Yeh . We all thought we'll get some information in august...but nothing happened
well august is not over yet, we still have half an hour time.

edit: depends on the time zone of course
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Old September 1st, 2012, 02:27 AM   #4003
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tu eres loco!!!! you are crazy!!!

because it is very close to planes hitting skyscrapers airport! : bash:

This cancellation is that building!!!
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Old September 1st, 2012, 02:45 AM   #4004
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tu eres loco / you are crazy

skyscrapers crashing planes because it is very near the airport !

This cancellation is that building!!!
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Old September 1st, 2012, 09:57 AM   #4005
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i doubt that
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Old September 2nd, 2012, 09:51 AM   #4006
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Stay english here please!
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Old September 4th, 2012, 12:02 AM   #4007
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well looks like we're in the same situation here no updates maybe at the end of the year we might get lucky
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Old September 5th, 2012, 04:51 PM   #4008
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It's at the end of Abraj Al-Bait complex ..
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Old September 6th, 2012, 05:03 AM   #4009
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Man, I'm really waiting for this to move to supertalls. It really is the sexiest "Mother of all designs"....Everytime looking at it is orgasmic, not literally.
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Old September 12th, 2012, 05:07 AM   #4010
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So whats the news on this megatall ?
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Old September 12th, 2012, 10:09 AM   #4011
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So whats the news on this megatall ?
Nothing new at the moment..we all wait to hear news about an official start of construction.
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Old September 12th, 2012, 10:32 AM   #4012
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or for pictures of the site
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Old September 15th, 2012, 09:23 AM   #4013
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Just posted in saudi section:

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توقعات بزيادة تصل بين 35% و70%
الاربعة الكبار يقررون البدء في مشروع الوليد بجدة الشهر القادم .. سيرفع اسعار العقار
الجمعة 7 سبتمبر 2012 - 20 شوال 1433
جدة- بثينة مدني

كشفت مصادر عقارية عن قرب البدء في اعمال تدشين برج المملكة في منطقة ابحر بمدينة جدة ، وقالت المصادر ان شركة بن لادن المشرفة عل البناء والشريكة به ، عمدت خلال الاشهر الماضية عددا من شركات التموين وكذلك اصدرت اوامر شراء وتنفيذ لقطاعات داخل شركاتها ، للبدء بالتنفيذ خلال الشهر القادم .

وقالت المصادر الى ان مشروع الامير الوليد سيكون القابس الذي يشعل اسعار العقار من جديد في مدينة جدة ، خاصة في منطقة ابحر والأحياء المجاورة لها ، وتوقعت مصادر عقارية ارتفاع اسعار الاراضي في تلك المنطقة بنسب تزيد عن 35% في المرحلة الاولى اضافة الى وصولها الى 70% عند انتهاء المشروع .

يذكر ان المشروع يعتبر احد اهم المعالم في الشرق الاوسط عند انتهائه ، ويقود التحالف لبنائه عدة شركات ورأسماليين كبار في السعودية ، على رأسهم شركة المملكة التي يقودها الامير الوليد بن طلال ، وشركة رولاكو التي يقودها سمؤل بخش ، شركة الشربتلي ويقودها عبد الرحمن شربتلي ، وأخيرا شركة بن لادن ويقودها بكر بن لادن .
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Forecast an increase of between 35% and 70%
Big Four decide to start a project Waleed in Jeddah next month .. Will raise property prices
Friday, September 7, 2012 - 20 November 1433
Jeddah - Buthaina civilian

Sources real estate close to begin work inaugurated the Kingdom Tower in the area sailed in Jeddah, the sources said Bin Laden supervisor at construction and partner him, proceeded over the past months a number of catering companies, as well as ordering the purchase and implementation of sectors within their companies, to begin implementation during the month Next.

The sources said that the draft Prince Alwaleed will plug that ignites property prices again in the city of Jeddah, particularly in the area sail and neighborhoods have, and sources expected real estate rising land prices in the area ratios of more than 35% in the first phase in addition to its arrival to 70% when the project is finished.

The project is considered one of the most important landmarks in the Middle East when it finishes, and leads the alliance to build several companies and capitalists senior in Saudi Arabia, led by Kingdom led by Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, Inc. Rolaco led Smal Bakhsh, company Sharbatly and led by Abdul Rahman Sharbatly, and finally company bin Laden and led Bakr bin Laden.
I don't know Arabic and it is one of the worst translated languages in google translate but from what it says it's clear construction will apparently start next month. Lets hope for real this time...
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Old September 15th, 2012, 01:17 PM   #4014
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sounds promising
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Old September 15th, 2012, 01:21 PM   #4015
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That are really good news...let's hope it's true
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Old September 15th, 2012, 06:52 PM   #4016
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Work will be start after 3 weeks
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Old September 15th, 2012, 09:14 PM   #4017
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very good news
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Old September 15th, 2012, 11:24 PM   #4018
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According to meed's article the project should be financed this quarter and work will be started in this quarter too. Money talks, $$>Towers.
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Old September 16th, 2012, 12:00 AM   #4019
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Really I hope to begin work quickly
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Old September 16th, 2012, 04:46 PM   #4020
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yeah its time.
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