Emirates News Agency – Mohammed bin Rashid approves futuristic new master plan for Palm Jebel Ali

DUBAI, 2023 May 31 (WAM) – His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has approved a futuristic new development plan for Palm Jebel Ali. Part of the Dubai 2040 urban master plan, Palm Jebel Ali is one of the visionary projects undertaken by real estate developer Nakheel, a global real estate leader in Dubai.

His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, First Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, and His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Second Deputy Ruler of Dubai, attended the confirmation of the captain. the plan.

Sheikh Mohammed said Dubai will continue to innovate and deliver world-class destinations that will cement its status as the world’s best city to live, work and visit. “We have big ambitions for the future and are confident that we can make our grand development vision a reality. Palm Jebel Ali will further strengthen our urban infrastructure and cement the city’s emergence as one of the world’s leading metropolises. This revolutionary new project reflects our strategic development plan, focused on improving the quality of life and happiness of the population.

His Highness also said: “Dubai has entered a new phase of development focused on innovation and creativity. Taking advantage of the opportunities presented by the changing global environment, Dubai’s competitiveness and reputation as a thriving global business and tourism hub will continue. We remain committed to a brighter future for our people and the world.

“The urban sprawl represented by Palm Jebel Ali is a testimony to Dubai’s economic dynamism. It also testifies to Dubai’s unique prospects as a center for talent and investment. The project will contribute to the sustainable development of Dubai, opening up new avenues for global growth in several sectors,” His Majesty added.

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Said Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Emirates Airline and Group Chairman and CEO, His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid were also present at the approval of the new master plan. Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, Mohammed Ibrahim Al Chaibani, Director General of His Majesty’s Court of the Ruler of Dubai, CEO of Dubai Investment Corporation and Chairman of Nakheel, as well as Nakheel board members and other dignitaries.

Palm Jebel Ali will raise the global benchmark for waterfront living and provide exceptional luxury amenities for residents, families and visitors, supporting Dubai’s D33 Economic Agenda’s goal of establishing Dubai as one of the world’s leading business and tourism cities. The project also marks the beginning of a new growth corridor in the Jebel Ali region, underscoring the development of the emirate.

Spanning 13.4 square kilometers and twice the size of Palm Jumeirah, Palm Jebel Ali will offer expansive green spaces and a unique waterfront experience. The project will add approximately 110 kilometers of coastline to Dubai, allowing around 35,000 families to live in unparalleled luxury by the sea.

Palm Jebel Ali will have more than 80 hotels and resorts, as well as a wide range of entertainment and leisure services, which will contribute to Dubai’s tourism sector and make the archipelago the city’s premier residential destination.

Mohammed Ibrahim Al-Chaibani said: “We are honored to embark on an unprecedented adventure with the new master plan of Palm Jebel Ali, which is unprecedented in scope and scale. This mega project is inspired by the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and will be another follow-on stage of urban growth.

“Palm Jebel Ali will capture the spirit, energy and life of Dubai as a thriving and sustainable riverside community and world-class lifestyle destination, and will ensure Dubai’s reputation as an innovator around the world.” Creating exceptional value for investors.

According to Dubai 2040 urban plan, Palm Jebel Ali will support the emirate’s vision to ensure the highest standards of urban infrastructure and amenities, expand beach areas, support sustainable development and facilitate population growth, which by 2040 will amount to about 5.8 million

Creating a model for contemporary urban planning practice, Palm Jebel Ali will feature mixed-use and walkable neighborhoods, incorporate smart city technology and sustainability practices, and provide a variety of mobility options for residents, visitors and communities. Palm Jebel Ali will thus become a global benchmark for waterfront living and contribute to the transformation of Dubai’s landscape.

Palm Jebel Ali has been designed with sustainability in mind, with plans to integrate renewable energy resources into the infrastructure design, which will allow it to be almost completely self-sufficient in terms of energy production. At least 30% of Palm Jebel Ali’s energy needs will be met from renewable sources.

Translated by Gihane Fawzi.


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