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    • Abu Dhabi’s New Urban Islands and Shorefront Development 

      El Amrousi, Mohamed; Elhakeem, Mohamed (2016)
      Abu Dhabi is in the process of urbanizing a group of Islands that surround its northern and eastern coastlines. Al-Lulu, Al-Saadiyat, Al- Maryah, Al-Reem and Yas Islands are all new urban enclaves that were desert islands ...
    • HOUSING IN THE SAND AND SOCIAL INERTIA; A CASE STUDY FROM SAUDI ARABIA 

      KYRIAZIS, APOSTOLOS; BALASSIS, EVGENIOS; PATSAVOS, NIKOLAOS (Cyprus Institute, 2016-01)
      There are many kinds of war. They span from typical military conflicts to socially and politically charged environments, from fiscal colonization to ghostly war about information and the internet. But what about the fear ...
    • Smart Data for Smart Government – a Show Case from Abu Dhabi Distribution Company 

      Meziani, Rim (CORP--Competence Center of Urban and Regional Planning, 2016-06)
      Geographical Information Systems (GIS) has become an important and smart tool in planning, and serving the community, the local authorities and governments, decision makers and planners, etc. This paper is a showcase of ...