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Fact Sheet for Dubai World

Contact Address: PO Box 17000 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Tel: +971-4-881-8808 Fax: +971-4-881-7722
WebAddress: www.dubaiworld.ae/
General: Dubai World is Dubai's flag bearer in global investments.  As a holding company it operates a highly diversified spectrum of industrial segments and plays a major role in the emirate's rapid economic growth.  Its primary aim is to play the role of a growth engine that powers development both locally and internationally. Dubai World's investment spans four strategic growth areas of 21st Century commerce namely, Transport & Logistics, Drydocks & Maritime, Urban Development and Investment & Financial Services. Its portfolio comprises some of the world’s best known companies and a number of outstanding projects.  This includes DP World, Drydocks World & Dubai Maritime City, Economic Zones World, Nakheel, Limitless, Leisurecorp, Dubai World Africa and Istithmar World. Source: www.dubaiworld.ae/
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