Wind tunnel tests successfully completed at Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour in 2016

Emaar Properties successfully completed advanced wind tunnel tests for the new tower in Dubai Creek Harbour in 2016. The tests determined the structural strength and durability of the building. The Tower,...

Groundbreaking of Dubai’s The Tower to take place today

Dubai is once again reaching for the sky with the groundbreaking of the emirate's brand new icon, The Tower, set to be taller than Burj Khalifa, will take place...

Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Burj Khalifa named among the world’s best landmarks

Two UAE landmarks have found place in TripAdvisor’s 2017 list of top 25 world landmarks. Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque has been ranked as the world’s second most favourite...

French hospitality giant inks deal for new Downtown Dubai hotel

French hospitality giant AccorHotels has announced the signing of a management agreement with Acropole Holdings Limited for the Novotel Downtown Dubai. Construction work on the hotel will start in February...

‘The Tower’ undergoes ground engineering testing

Santiago Calatrava’s supertall building coming up in Dubai – The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour – has undergone an extensive ground engineering investigation to ensure its stability. Dutch firm Fugro...

Mandarin Oriental to open new hotel in Downtown Dubai

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is to manage a second luxury hotel and branded residences in Dubai, due to open in 2020, the group announced on Tuesday. The hotel, located in...

Western Europe’s tallest residential skyscraper to be built in London

Architects office HOK has revealed plans to build a 234-metre-high skyscraper in east London that will segregate private and social apartments (+ slideshow). Spire London is set to become the tallest residential building...

Dubai NYE fireworks to stream live on Twitter

Dubai: Global developer Emaar Properties and Twitter announced today that they are partnering to live stream the New Year’s Eve firework displays in Dubai to a global Twitter audience....

At.mosphere opens at Dubai’s Burj Khalifa

Emirate raises the bar with 442-metre-high lounge and grill called At.mosphere; outlet to serve dinner, lunch and tea. The luxury lifestyle hits a new high in Dubai with the opening this week of At.mosphere, a chi-chi fine-dining venue that is the world’s highest restaurant in a building. At.mosphere, situated 442 metres above ground on the 122nd floor of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, opens to dinner guests today, but anyone looking for a table this week will be put on a wait list, insiders said.

Armani: coming soon to an airport near you

The 75-year-old designer opened his first hotel at the world's tallest tower in Dubai last month and plans a new hotel in Milan in 2011, as he keeps investors guessing on the future of his company.

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Samsung takes over Dubai’s Burj Khalifa to promote Galaxy S9

The company became the first tech brand to be represented on the building in an LED display. There was also a chance for consumers to...