How is the Lebanese star, who said “I do” to an Egyptian businessman earlier this year, connected to one of the most powerful men in her husband’s country?
September 9, 2009 3:03 by kippreport
Mohammed Ali Alabbar
The founding member and chairman of Emaar Properties, Alabbar holds many titles in Dubai; he is the director general of the government’s Department of Economic Development, and also a member of the Dubai Executive Council.
The eldest of 12 children, Alabbar grew up in a palm frond shack in Dubai. Today he is the architect behind the world’s tallest building, the Burj Dubai.
Alabbar is of the most prominent business leaders from the region, and is a regular speaker at events and forums across the world. In 2006, he was one of main participants of the regional World Economic Forum in Sharm El Sheikh, which was inaugurated by the Egyptian President…
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