Msheireb Properties, a subsidiary of ‘Qatar foundation for education science and community development , has been named Arabian Business’ Developer of the Year 2014. The senior management team from Msheireb Properties was presented with the award at a ceremony held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Doha last night.
Msheireb Properties earned the Developer of the Year Award for its flagship QR20 billion development Msheireb Downtown Doha, one of the largest urban regeneration projects in the world, located in Doha’s historical commercial centre. Through this development, Msheireb Properties is transforming the district into one of the most dynamic drivers of economic growth in the city.
Msheireb Downtown Doha is a sustainable project that focuses on environmental conservation and energy efficiency. This translates to more efficient use of resources, minimised waste and reduced carbon footprint. The development consists of both residential and commercial property, retail centres, and entertainment and cultural precincts.
In terms of architecture, the plans for the Msheireb Downtown Doha have already received numerous plaudits. The design of Msheireb Downtown Doha is inspired by the vision of Her Highness Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser, Chairperson of Msheireb Properties. Her desire is to conserve Qatar's rich architectural heritage, whilst at the same time creating a thriving and sustainable community that will make all of its citizens proud. The seamless blending of tradition with modern practice runs at the heart of the development.