UK documentary hails Dubai vision

11/01/2012 - Dubai Investment News Posted by Bob Brunskill
UK documentary hails Dubai vision

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum's vision of Dubai has been highlighted by a UK documentary.Journalist and TV personality Piers Morgan hosted a Channel 4 documentary last night (January 10th) which hailed Sheikh Mohammed's plans to make Dubai a leading global force.Property investors and others with business interests in the area could be encouraged by Mr Morgan's conclusion that the emirate will thrive over the coming years.Highlighting a number of Dubai landmarks including the Burj Khalifa and the Burj Al Arab hotel he noted: "They don’t want to be number two but number one."They want to place Dubai on top of the world map… this is part of the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid."As for the credit crunch, everyone I met here says Dubai will not only survive but will thrive."Dubai was given a major profile boost last year as the Burj Khalifa and other prominent buildings provided the backdrop for the latest instalment of the Mission Impossible movie franchise.