The Burj Dubai is the tallest structure in the world and will now be even higher than originally planned when it is finally completed in September 2009. Arabian Business looks back at the development of this iconic structure and how it has taken shape over the years. (Getty Images)
Just about everything Badr Jafar touches turns to golD, formed just seven years ago, his crescent enterprises is raking in over a billion dollars in revenues and is highly profitable. But the young Emirati insists profits are just part of the plan.