Tag Archives: High-tech architecture

01Jan/21

Burj Khalifa and Downtown Dubai bring in 2021 with a spectacular New Year’s Eve celebration

Emaar celebrates togetherness with New Year’s messages from all over the world screened on Burj Khalifa

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Emaar, the master developer of the Burj Khalifa, has celebrated New Year’s Eve with a spectacular fireworks, animation, laser and light to ring in 2021. The dazzling display celebrated the theme of ‘togetherness’, the UAE’s success and achievements, and paid tribute to the frontline heroes of 2020. Continue reading

06Aug/17

Another Dubai tower catches fire in three days – media

DUBAI, UAE (AUGUST 6, 2017) (REUTERS) – Another tower in Dubai caught fire on Sunday morning (August 6), the second in three days, but the fire was extinguished soon, emergency services told national media. Continue reading

04Aug/17

Huge fire engulfs Dubai residential skyscraper

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (AUGUST 4, 2017) (ANDRE VAN NIEKERK) – A massive blaze was engulfing one of the world’s tallest residential buildings in Dubai early on Friday (August 4), residents said, but authorities said the tower had been evacuated and no injuries were reported. Continue reading

07Feb/17

Inside Apple’s new ‘spaceship’ HQ

Apple’s latest product isn’t for sale to consumers: It’s a new headquarters referred to by Silicon Valley as the ‘spaceship’. Jane Lee reports. Continue reading