News & Views on Indian Real Estate

Monday, September 15, 2008

Homes For Homeless In India By A UAE Developer

A United Arab Emirates real estate developer will develop houses for the homeless in India and three other countries during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. For this purpose, the Dubai-based ETA Star signed an agreement with US-based not-for-profit organisation, Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI). The company is being partnered by its new development Dubai Lifestyle City, home furnishing chain Homes and cement manufacturer Star Cement. It will donate one percent of its total earnings during Ramadan towards building homes for the destitute in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Ethiopia, according to the agreement.