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Dubai’s Emaar Properties Hires Contractor to Restore Fire-Ravaged Hotel

DUBAI, Jan 3 – Dubai’s Emaar Properties has hired a local contractor to restore a fire-damaged hotel, stating on Sunday the New Year blaze would have “no material impact” on the company because the building and risk of fire are covered by its insurance. Fire engulfed Emaar’s 63-storey Address Downtown luxury hotel and residential tower

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Dubai Residents Offer Shelter to Guests Stranded by Hotel Fire

BY Arfa Shahid DUBAI – Jan. 1 – Following a massive fire that engulfed a luxury hotel in Dubai’s downtown area, support poured in from different parts of the emirate on social media. Within two hours of the incident, social media users got the hashtag #NeedAnAddress trending on Twitter, offering shelter as well as words of encouragement

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Fire Erupts at Address Hotel in Downtown Dubai

BY Leila Hatoum UPDATE 3: Dubai Media Office announced alternative accommodation for guests who had been forced to evacuate the hotel. UPDATE 2: Officials say report of one dead following heart-attack in Address Hotel fire are inaccurate. Person is reportedly alive and being treated at a hospital. UPDATE: Media reported one death following a heart-attack after

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