Seeing the United Arab Emirates
Beneblog: Technology Meets Society
NOVEMBER 19, 2008
Obviously, there was a lot of buzz about the financial meltdown, especially in a place like Dubai that has built itself up as a major international business center (Dubai as an emirate has relatively little oil compared to some of the other gulf emirates). I spent the day before the council driving around the United Arab Emirates and a bit in Oman. Of course, one of the investments made by the emirates has been in mosques.