• Dubai's First Skyscraper to be Preserved in Modern Heritage Initiative

    3 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    Dubai Trade Centre. Image Courtesy of Shutterstock
    Dubai Municipality has announced that the city is planning to preserve its landmark buildings from the 1960s and 70s as part of a new initiative called Modern Heritage. Jointly launched by the Planning Department and the Architectural Heritage Department, the initiative aims to save the first footprints of Dubai. The initiative would protect some of the most significant buildings constructed when the city was first beginning its rapid development. The plan includes the preservation of the Dubai Trade Centre, a 149-metre-high tower regarded...
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