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The United Arab Emirates (UAE): Issues for U.S. Policy

Description: This report discusses the open economy and society of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), provides a general description of the UAE's government and political structure, and outlines the effects of the recent global economic downturn on the UAE in general and on the city of Dubai in particular. It also describes U.S. concern over the proliferation of advanced technology in relation to a recently-signed U.S.-UAE civilian nuclear agreement, due to the UAE economy and the UAE's lax export controls.
Date: March 23, 2015
Creator: Katzman, Kenneth
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The United Arab Emirates (UAE): Issues for U.S. Policy

Description: This report describes the open economy and society of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), as well as U.S. concern over proliferation of advanced technology due to said open economy and the UAE's lax export controls. This report describes these issues in relation to a recently-signed U.S.-UAE civilian nuclear agreement. It also provides a general description of the UAE's government and political structure, as well as the effects of the recent global economic downturn on the UAE in general and on the city of Dubai in particular.
Date: June 23, 2010
Creator: Katzman, Kenneth
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Chelsea Tower

Description: The view shows the Chelsea Tower in its urban setting amongst other tall buildings. It stands out as the tallest with its square pierced pinnacle.
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Date: 2002/2005
Creator: WS Atkins Consultants
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Chelsea Tower

Description: A raking upward view of the tower is shown here along with the pedestrian sky bridge.
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Date: 2002/2005
Creator: WS Atkins Consultants
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Chelsea Tower

Description: Alternating stripes of the white cladding detail move halfway across the facade giving the appearance of piano keys. The view is raking skyward.
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Date: 2002/2005
Creator: WS Atkins Consultants
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Chelsea Tower

Description: The raking skyward view shows two sides of the facade and the northwest edge of the building.
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Date: 2002/2005
Creator: WS Atkins Consultants
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Burj al Arab Hotel

Description: The view shows a close detail of the concrete armor units that are for mitigating the effects of the waves on the island.
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Date: 1994/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
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Bastakiya Quarter, Basta Art Cafe

Description: This view shows one building, the Basta Art Cafe, in the neighborhood of Bastakiya in Dubai. Outside the cafe can be seen some bright blue benches. The building also sports a wind tower for cooling.
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Date: unknown
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Bastakiya Quarter, Municipal Building

Description: The view is of a street in the old Bastakiya neighborhood of Dubai. The view is from the southeast and shows the massive adobe covered walls with rectangular window openings and the wind towers.
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Bastakiya Quarter, Municipal Building

Description: The view shows a municipal building in the neighborhood of Bastakiya in Dubai. The natural color of the adobe covers the exterior walls and on the corner of the building is a wind tower for cooling.
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Date: unknown
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Bastakiya Quarter, Restaurant

Description: The courtyard of this restaurant is featured in this view. The south and east sides are shown with their richly ornamented piercings above each rectangular opening.
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Date: unknown
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Burj al Arab Hotel

Description: The view is of the outward banking windows running the length of the dining room of the restaurant.
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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
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Burj al Arab Hotel

Description: The view is of an underground seafood restaurant with a simulated submarine access tunnel. The far wall is a sea water aquarium.
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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
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Burj al Arab Hotel

Description: The view is of a table in the dining room situated next to the seawater aquarium.
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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
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