Palm Islands


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Palm Islands

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(Placename) a group of three man-made island systems under construction just off the shore in Dubai, each in the shape of a palm tree
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6 million Coolgaree Bay Foreshore redevelopment, as the local community celebrates the launch of Palm Islands Centenary.
REUTERS) DUBAI: Nakheel, the developer of Dubai's palm islands, has awarded 430 million dirhams ($117 million) of contracts on its Deira Islands development.
Featuring 46 apartments and four penthouses, the development boasts bright, naturally-lit living spaces that offer views of the Palm islands.
While only minuscule transformations were recorded in Metro Manila, drastic transformations can be sighted in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, where the artificial Palm Islands could be seen.
Other celebrities who tried skydiving off Palm Islands prior to Anne include model-TV host Bianca Gonzalez and husband, cager JC Intal, who achieved the feat in 2012.
The footie WAG and fashionista, 29, shared the snap of her descent towards the Palm Islands on Twitter Coleen called the dive an "amazing experience".
Summary: Every summer, the Palm Islands, a chain of islands rich with native flora and fauna, offer a diverse set of visitors a sun-soaked respite less than 10 nautical kilometers from the embattled city of Tripoli.
Among the structures he has captured from the cockpit are the world's tallest building, the 2722ft Burj Khalifa, the man-made Palm Islands resorts and the famous sail-inspired Burj Al Arab - the world's only seven-star hotel.
Offering everyone an opportunity to come and explore a majestic eco-reef system in the Caribbean today, Glovers Reef Atoll and its 5 coconut studded palm islands make this a rare treasure found in this hemisphere.
In the past, Nakheel had marked that spot to develop the largest of its Palm islands -- Palm Deira -- and with a primary focus on creating an upscale residential cluster.
Arabtec, builder of Dubai's famous palm islands, replaced its chief executive earlier this year in a shake-up led by bar, its largest shareholder, which has been tightening its grip on the group.
The songstress tweeted pictures of herself enjoying the sunshine in a tiny black bikini on the Nasimi Beach from the idyllic shores of the Palm Islands in Dubai.