Dubai Tourism

Builders, consultants hired for $2.7bn Dubai theme parks project

News   •   Sep 16, 2014 07:30 GMT

ARABIAN BUSINESS: Dubai Parks & Resorts, a Meraas Holding company, on Tuesday announced that it has made “significant progress” on phase one of its multi-billion dollar entertainment and leisure destination in the emirate. It said in a statement that the overall masterplan for the project has been approved by government authorities and more than 1,500 personnel have been deployed to develop an initial area of approximately 25 million sq feet. The number of workers on site is expected to increase four-fold by 2015, the statement added.