In less than three decades, Dubai has transformed itself from a regional centre to a global one.
Oil reserves have certainly helped but first and foremost the emirate’s success has been based on reserves of human talent, ingenuity and initiative inspired by visionary leadership.
The fascinating video embedded below traces the Dubai journey over the last 65 years or so.
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‘The Journey: HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum’
Full story here.
The rapid growth of Arpal Gulf over the last few decades has also been captured in a series of four short video interviews with MD John Gavigan. These can be found here.