The Abu Dhabi vision

Here’s a report from the Global City conference – held in Abu Dhabi – which highlights how the emirate is taking definite steps to promote a an effective brand that can better support its growth plans.

Abu Dhabi .. which never pursued the property-based strategy of Dubai, has been far less affected by the downturn. Its municipal leaders’ strategy is threefold – not to repeat the mistakes of Dubai, to diversify from dependence on oil, and to turn Abu Dhabi into a sustainable global city with a strong cultural element. – Your authority on UK Local Government > – Your authority on UK Local Government > City leaders set out their vision for the future
(22 May 2009)