14 February, 2007

Backstory: Dubai's mirage – having it all

There's an article in CSM about Dubai, that starts off with "Welcome to Dubai, where everything is "under construction."" There's nothing really new in the piece, but I thought the very end was interesting.

Sabir Ali Rehmani who has been selling dishdashs at the old souq on the creek for the last 20 years told the reporter: "This is a fantasy land... You forget what is real."

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