09 January 2008

Palm Islands, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Palm Islands, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

The Palm Islands is a series of artificial islands in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on which major commercial and residential infrastructure will be constructed. To date, the islands are the largest land reclamation projects in the world and will result in the world's largest artificial islands. The islands are The Palm Jumeirah, The Palm Jebel Ali and The Palm Deira.

The islands were commissioned by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum in order to increase Dubai's tourism.

Learn more...

Emirates hotspots flying high.(UAE): An article from: Africa & The Middle East Telecom

See also: The Palm official website

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