Wednesday, May 16, 2007

ONE more wonder projrect- Dubai's Indoor Ski Mountain

Dubai Sunny Mountain Ski Dome or Snowdome :: Overview

The Government and private sector partnership in Dubai has stepped forward to bring Arctic winter experience and winter sports to Dubailand (said to cost AED 18 billion) in a unique project that is estimated to cost more than AED 1 billion. A huge 'ski dome' shall rise from the skyline of Dubai's mega tourism development project. The project will be called 'Dubai Sunny Mountain Ski dome' and will be the first of its kind in the Middle East. It will provide a real and complete winter experience that touches all senses, providing a wide range of activities for people of all ages.


Force millions to leave Middle East

The Middle East and South Asia are at the forefront of a climate change catastrophe, according to a Christian Aid report released yesterday.

The report, entitled ‘Human tide: the real migration crisis', says that a combination of large-scale development projects, conflict and widespread environmental deterioration will make life unsupportable for hundreds of millions of people, mostly in the Sahara belt, south Asia and the Middle East.

These regions are also at most risk for climate change and growing competition for scarce resources