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Who will Prevail? - Mother Nature or the Desert Sheikhs

Dubai reminds me of Las Vegas – without the gambling.  From the desert’s blank slate ambitious people employed modern engineering and literally created a fanciful world reminiscent of Arrakeen from the Dune series. 436 more words

Island Tales - Expatriate Living

Guests Visit the Centre on Eid Al Adha

More than 200 guests attended various activities at SMCCU on the First day of Eid. Eid, a three day celebration after the Pilgrimage to Hajj,  is usually spend visiting with family, friends and neighbors, or partaking in the end of Hajj itself in Mecca. 35 more words