Why Live In: Business Bay

Mark Coady from Australia agrees. "Business Bay is 10 minutes to virtually all the places that one needs." Apart from the traffic on Sheikh Zayed Road, he says, the area is quiet. "All the buildings are big and new. The views of the Burj Khalifia are pretty great. There are not too many buildings blocking the views and there are plenty of wide-open spaces." The Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall are a 20-minute walk away. Al Manzil Hotel in Old Town houses the Hayya Gym, which allows non-members to attend classes.

800 apartments in Damac’s Aykon City sold in 12 weeks

More than 800 apartments in Damac Properties’ Aykon City development have been sold, the company said in a statement.

Police confirm Burj Khalifa death was suicide

A Burj Khalifa resident, on conditions of anonymity, told Emirates 24|7 that the conceirge and staff have been quiet and are not speaking about the matter. There are some balaconies, which are open with just a railing." The 147th floor is a commercial floor and is unoccupied. The tower has balconies on the 76th, 124th and 148th floor.

Living a life of luxury in Dubai

The global economic crash did not spare Dubai. But the economic crisis did not deter the January opening of the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world — by a lot.

Emaar Tech wins ISO certification

Emaar Technologies, a unit of top developer Emaar Properties, said it has been awarded with ISO/IEC20000-1:2005 certification for its IT service management system, underscoring its adherence to the IT industry best practices across all aspects of operations. Emaar Technologies provides end-to-end ICT solutions & services to external organisations as well as the various business units of the Group.

Armani Hotel to host ACN Arab Technology Awards

The 2010 ACN Arab Technology Awards will take place at the highest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa. This year’s ceremony will be hosted by the Armani Hotel and will see over 300 of the most important and influential figures in the Middle East enterprise market gather for one night.

4 ‘secret’ Dubai spots to watch Burj Khalifa fireworks

Everyone who is not going anywhere else this New Year's Eve knows that the Burj Khalifa fireworks are not to be missed. Every resident has, by now, come up with...

Dubai the world’s hottest shopping spot

The emirate's malls now attract more international brands than the boulevards of Paris and the avenues of New York, a survey has found. Sharing the top spot with London, Dubai now has more than half of the world's international brands, and combined with Abu Dhabi, makes the UAE the second-biggest retail market in the world, just behind the UK.

NZ chef at the top of the world

Universal College of Learning-trained Dwayne Cheer is literally the world's top chef. He is Executive Chef at the exclusive 'At.mosphere' restaurant in Dubai, the highest restaurant in the world, 422 metres above the earth on the 122nd floor of the Burj Khalifa - the tallest building in the world. At At.mosphere, Dwayne's responsibilities include creating menus and leading a team of 24 chefs.

Mohammed attends reception at Burj Khalifa

UAE Vice-President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended the reception party held by Falcon and Partners on Friday at the Burj Khalifa Boulevard on the occasion of Dubai World Cup 2012. The reception was attended by over 400 businessmen, sport icons and distinguished personalities from all over the world.

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