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Tori No Su Japanese Restaurant at Jumeirah »

The triumph of Japanese cuisine at Etihad Towers – Jumeirah The world’s worst kept secret is now officially out: Japanese food is the best in the world. So says the newly released 2012 Michelin Guide, at least. The French authority on the world’s best restaurants has endorsed Japan’s dining scene like never before. The guide […]

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Opening »

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers opened its doors to the world on Tuesday (1st November) with its very first guest checking into the property. The luxury hotel located on the Arabian Gulf in the Ras Al Akhdar area of Abu Dhabi, which is close to the central business district and ministry compounds, is the first Jumeirah […]

Etihad Towers and Fountains »

Spectacular picture of the Etihad Towers in construction and nearby fountains:

Luxury digs coming to Corniche »

Apartment hunters with a taste for luxury will soon find a tantalising array of five-star rental options coming on to the market on Abu Dhabi island. Several towers are scheduled to open on or near the Corniche in the next few months, offering more than 1,400 apartments with rooftop pools, health clubs and all the […]

Etihad Towers on track for delivery »

Abu Dhabi: Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, a luxurious five-tower development by Shaikh Suroor Projects Department (SSPD), is on schedule for handover towards the end of the year, its Project Director Sami Abdul Aziz Al Khuwaiter told Gulf News. However, the exact date of its opening has not been decided yet, he said. Standing as high as […]

Abu Dhabi posts record tourist results »

A fall in Abu Dhabi’s hotel prices has prompted a record year for the Emirate so far, according to figures released July 27. The first six months of 2011 showed the best hotel results in the history of the country, Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority confirmed, with the number of visitors climbing 11 percent to just […]

The towers that bend space and light »

ABU DHABI // The five curvy, shimmering towers in a layered cluster reflect every shade of blue from the sea and sky on the west end of the Corniche. The Etihad Towers are not finished but they already dominate in the Ras al Akhdar district. Developed by the Sheikh Suroor Projects Department (SSPD) and designed […]

Aerial views »

2 aerial views of the Etihad Towers and Emirates Palace:

ACC and Masdar Institute provides students access to construction projects »

ABU DHABI: Arabian Construction Company (ACC) and Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MI) have launched a cooperation programme to provide some MI engineering students access to highly-visible construction projects currently under development in the UAE. The first visit took place recently at the site of the Etihad Towers project in Abu Dhabi. There will […]

Possible Porsche Store at Etihad Towers »

According to an article in The National, Wael al Takhin, the general manager for Porsche Design in the UAE, says: Porsche has been selling products since 1972, starting with watches. The company then launched its own store boutiques in 2005. There are 107 stores worldwide. We hope to open at least one store in Abu […]