Britain\'s most decorated chef, Gordon Ramsey, is also picking up gongs in Dubai for his restaurant, Verre. But the winner of Time Out Dubai\'s Best Restaurant Award in 2006 and 2007 has cranked up his price by almost 25%, with a meal for two up to $272 from $218 based on Autumn season prices. (www.gordonramsey.com/dubai)
Sharjah-based Gulf Petrochem has ballooned into a $2.5bn oil conglomerate in less than 20 years. Co-founder Sudhir Goyel reveals why the UAE is no longer the centre-of-attention, as global plans take hold.