How the Afghans dominate Palm Jumeirah and other yarns
All three should be required reading for anyone trying to get a grasp on the economic dynamics of the region: money is churned hand-over-fist in places like Kabul and it ends up in luxury property in the Emirates.
Photo caption: Feb 7. Lion statues outside the entrance of one of the villa on frond K at Palm Jumeirah in Dubai. Pawan Singh / The National
"Officials puzzle over millions of dollars leaving Afghanistan by plane for Dubai" - February 25, 2010
"Pricey real estate deals in Dubai raise questions about Azerbaijan's president" - March 5, 2010
Published: March 7, 2010 04:00 AM