Monthly Archives: March 2011

Dubai; over to you, rent-a-crowd

Sitting outside a restaurant in Dubai recently our evening was disturbed by a raucous and rude party who were perhaps drinking more than was appropriate and who began shouting and intimidating the staff. They happened to be Russian [there are … Continue reading

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Dubai; build ‘em high and sell ‘em fast

When I was working in Dubai recently I enjoyed a privileged position in an office that had relatively close links with the government. Aside from the obvious advantages that arose from having an ear close to the ground my clients … Continue reading

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Dubai; cool and staying out of the heat

      Back in England after some time in Dubai where it was overcast and the temperature a cool 23C. The locals tell me it was even colder a few weeks ago and it certainly felt chilly on our … Continue reading

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