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The contemporary fame of the city of Dubai can be contributed to the discovery of oil in UAE, later export of crude oil and of course the “petro-dollars” that started pouring in the UAE budget. The ruling dynasty of sheikhs and princes since then has invested billions in creating Dubai the financial, tourist and cultural capital of the Arabian Peninsula and the Middle East....