Dubai South: Dubai’s Newest City!
Over the decades, Dubai’s leadership and its people have worked together to transform the emirate into one of the world’s most desirable destinations. A vibrant economy, excellent roads, landmark buildings, and attractive recreational facilities are outstanding accomplishments we are proud of – but they are simply the means to a higher end, which is to facilitate the happiness of people.
The ‘city’ being built around the Al Maktoum International Airport has a new name — ‘Dubai South’, which will encompass all of 145 square kilometres. Dubai South will be embody the spirit of the individual and be built around the universal theme of ‘happiness’.
The name is iconic, and will become instantly recognizable for years to come. Dubai South is the emirate’s flagship urban project that will set benchmarks for the rest of the emirate in terms of manifesting the themes of happiness as set out in Dubai Plan 2021.
Dubai South hosts the now-operational Al Maktoum International Airport, which will become the world’s largest once complete.
One complete the new city is expected to generate over 500,000 jobs and sustain a resident base twice that number. Dubai South will also host the Wold Expo 2020 venue as well as the Dubai Airshow series.It also hosts the Al Maktoum International Airport, which will become the world’s largest once complete.