Monthly Archives: August 2012

Isn’t Life Strange?

Isn’t life strange? In a recent survey, little Dubai has vanquished the likes of Vienna, Vancouver and Venice to be ranked the 10th city in the world for quality of life and its13th most important city? No wonder it is the front … Continue reading

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Ramble On

Just to show the rest of the world that Dubai is back on track comes the recognition that Tameer’s Princess Tower (standing at 414 metres and covering an area of over 37,000 sq ft) is now the world’s tallest residential … Continue reading

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A Sign Of The Times

A sign of the times that the Dubai economy is continuing to head in the right direction came from the Land Department which reported a 21% increase in H1 transactions to US$ 17.2 billion. With improved demand, especially for properties … Continue reading

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Should I Stay or Should I Go?

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum started the week off well with a bullish speech about the state of the Dubai economy which appears to have gotten over its problems following the GFC. He contrasted the local economy with … Continue reading

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