His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has approved a development project for Dubai Creek front in Bur Dubai’s Al Seef area. The project covers a 1.8 kilometre plot extending from Al Fahidi area and is being developed at an estimated cost of Dh 2 billion.
In presence of Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Shaikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Shaikh Mohammed viewed on Tuesday a model of the project.
An engineer from the project developer Meraas Holding made a presentation about the master plan of the project, the design of which reflects the Emirati traditional identity.
The development, scheduled for completion by the end of 2016, will consist of a floating market, hotels, restaurants, art galleries and shops for Emirati handicrafts. More info