Revealed: Expo Metro station to be Dubai’s biggest

The Expo Metro station that is part of the under-construction Route 2020 will be the biggest railway station in Dubai, Gulf News can confirm. Route 2020 is a 14.5-km extension of Dubai Metro that will link the Red Line with the Expo 2020 site near Al Maktoum International airport. Read more…

Foundation work completed for world’s biggest tower in Dubai

The foundations have well and truly been laid for the rise of Dubai’s newest – and tallest – skyscraper. On Monday, the pile foundations for the global icon, The Tower, were deemed complete by its developers Emaar Properties and Dubai Holding, and in the coming days, the first structural facets of the building will be… Read More Foundation work completed for world’s biggest tower in Dubai

New five-star hotel to open in Bur Dubai

A new five star hotel being built Bur Dubai will open in October 2011, it was revealed this week. Sol Melia, the Spanish company behind the AED200m project, announced at the Arabian Travel Market that the hotel would open on 12th October, to coincide with national day in Spain. Read more…