Desert Field of Dreams

Griffith REVIEW Edition 20: Cities on the Edge contributor Sally Breen went behind the scenes in Dubai to expose the agressive, uncontrolled and at time criminal activities behind massive luxury construction projects.

An Australian executive has been sentenced to 10 years jail in Dubai but his junior colleague acquitted in a spectacular climax to their four-year battle against property fraud charges. –

Capitalising on international expertise allows Dubai to sell the accoutrements of the ‘Western’ lifestyle more successfully than the petrochemical that fuel it.