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Dubai’s Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan Shares Video of Dubai’s Fog

The Crown Prince of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum shared a short video clip of Dubai’s fog on his Instagram account captioning it “A world of opportunities lies beneath #MyDubai 5.12.2016 صباح السحاب للأحباب”, which translates to “a morning of fog to the loved ones” on December 6. In

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Dubai says Starts Building World’s Tallest Tower

DUBAI, Oct 11 – Dubai said on Monday it had started building what would be the world’s tallest tower, another record for the city that is already home to the highest skyscraper – the Burj Khalifa. The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour – a joint venture between Emaar Properties and DubaiHolding, the investment vehicle of

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UAE: Hot Issue

It is important to develop world class fire-safety building standards in the UAE By Barry Lynham Many of the innovative materials and systems such as ventilated facades and metal-faced sandwich panels often have combustible thermal insulation built in. As a country with a history of record-breaking skyscrapers, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a global

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The UAE Turns 44

By Staff Writers                       In early February 1968, Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum and Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the late rulers of Dubai and Abu Dhabi respectively, (pictured below), agreed to establish a union between their respective emirates. The idea had been debated

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