Mohammed Bin Rashid City, also known as MBR City,is a planned mixed-use development in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
In November 2012 the Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum announced the establishment of what he termed a new "city" within Dubai. The complex is to contain four components:
Family tourism, including a park able to receive 35 million visitors yearly, the largest family leisure and entertainment complex in the Middle East, Africa and Indian Subcontinent. The park is to be established in collaboration with Universal Studios and include more than 100 new hotels
Retail, including the Mall of the World, planned to be the largest shopping mall in the world
Arts, including the largest area for art galleries in the Middle East and North Africa, "Cultural Crossing", which will connect the existing areas of Downtown Dubai (location of the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa) and Business Bay, to the rest of Mohammed bin Rashid City.
Entrepreneurship and innovation
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