Dubai's economy grew approximately one per cent during the first three months of 2009, the latest figures from the Dubai International Finance Centre (DIFC) show.
In a statement made yesterday (April 22nd), the governor of the of the organisation Omar bin Sulaiman said that the emirate's economy is showing signs of a rapid recovery.
"Just as the Dubai success story has become a case study, I am confident that the Dubai rebound story will become a case study as well," he said.
The governor's comments follow a number of other positive statements from government officials and business leaders.
Mr Sulaiman held particular praise for the government's stimulus package, which was said to have brought a substantial boost to overall economic growth.
Dubai's economic stability may make it an attractive choice for those looking for UAE property for sale.
Mr Sulaiman is also vice-chairman of the Central Bank of the UAE.