KUWAIT, Dec 9 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Cultural Center has won the Best Architecture Single Residence in the Middle East as part of the International Property Awards.
Assistant Undersecretary of the Amiri Diwan for Engineering Affairs Eng. Nyaz Khaja was handed the award during a ceremony held in London.
Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre is one of the world's largest cultural complexes housing a total of 22 galleries with over 1,100 exhibits. It was set up at the behest of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
This latest achievement clearly reflects Kuwait's interest in cultural facilities.
The complex his come to a Natural History Museum, Science and Technology Museum, a Fine Arts Centre, Arabic Islamic Science Museum, Space Museum, and Theatre.
The International Property Awards are open to residential and commercial property professionals from around the globe. They celebrate the highest levels of achievement by companies operating in all sectors of the property and real estate industry.
An International Property Award is a world-renowned mark of excellence.
The awards are split into regions covering Africa, Asia Pacific, Arabia, Canada, Caribbean, Central & South America, Europe, UK and USA.
Participants enter at their relevant national level and are judged by a highly experienced team of professionals who cover the whole range of property disciplines.
Companies selected as winners are then invited to attend a glittering awards dinner for each region and have the right to use the prestigious logo in their marketing.
The highest-scoring winners from each region are automatically entered into the overall International Awards, which ultimately determine the world's finest property companies. (end)