Dubai plans $1.7bn tourist project on artificial islands

Dubai plans $1.7bn tourist project on artificial islands

Dubai plans to develop a 6.3 billion dirham ($1.7bn) tourist resort on two man-made islands it will build either side of the Burj Al Arab, its luxury sail-shaped hotel.

Dubai to award $3bn building contracts for Expo 2020

Dubai to award $3bn building contracts for Expo 2020

Dubai said on Monday it will award this year 47 construction contracts worth $3 billion in preparation for the World Expo 2020 international trade fair.