Overhyped Products: Dubai

11/28/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

              Once upon a time Dubai existed as a vast desert of nothingness inhabited by Bedouins and pearl divers. But then they built it and they came. And then they left.After the first Persian Gulf War Dubai which is located in the Persian Gulf and is part of the United Arab Emirates set out to become the financial center of the Middle East. It built luxury hotels beautiful homes and sleek office towers. Its population more than doubled in the past ten years as the newly developed coastal town attracted developers and financiers from around the world. As ...

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