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Six degrees of the Burj Khalifa

From the tallest building in the world today to what was the tallest man-made structure in the world for more than 3,800 years, here is how the two are connected

September 9, 2014 6:14
 
The Six Degrees of…Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

The Six Degrees of…Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

UAE President HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan is 2011’s Islamic Personality of the year. Kipp looks at some of his many potential six-degree connections around the world.

August 17, 2011 3:27
 
It’s in the bag

It’s in the bag

Everyone likes limited edition stuff. But who’s buying all the stuff ‘inspired’ by Dubai and the region?

March 15, 2011 4:47
 
Just what we need – a new hotel

Just what we need – a new hotel

Owning hotels seems to be in fashion: Hot on the heels of the Armani Hotel’s arrival, Elisabetta Gucci is said to be checking in with one of her own.

June 7, 2010 4:39
 

Emaar to build Armani Hotel in Milan

Dubai developer plans second venture with Italian fashion designer following the opening of a 160-room hotel in the Burj Khalifa.

April 27, 2010 4:36
 
Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch

The News Corp boss did not make a single reference to Dubai in his speech at Abu Dhabi’s glitzy media summit. But he still has links to the emirate’s high-profile business leaders (albeit via Kate Moss).

March 10, 2010 11:20
 
Haifa Wehbe

Haifa Wehbe

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
 
A branded world

A branded world

Dubai’s obsession with designer buildings continues as Italian designer Roberto Cavalli announces plans to make his mark on property.

August 20, 2008 1:19