In pictures: Deira Gold Souk Extension by master developer Ithra Dubai

Spanning 6.4ha, Gold Souk Extension will comprise 176 retail units and 225 offices, plus 289 residences. Deira Enrichment Project, upon completion, will include 840 retail spaces, 400 offices, hotels, and serviced apartments, plus 2,200 affordable homes.
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Ithra Dubai, owned by Investment Corporation of Dubai, will expand the iconic tourist and trading spot to include more retail and affordable housing units.
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Gold Souk Extension is a part of Ithra Dubai's Deira Enrichment Project
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The project spans an area of more than 6ha
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176 retail units and 225 offices will be developed as part of Gold Souk Extension
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Deira Enrichment Project, when complete, will include 840 retail spaces
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Gold Souk Extension will "preserve the character and culture" of the established neighbourhood
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2,200 affordable homes will also be a part of Deira Enrichment Project
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Gold Souk is one of Dubai's most recognisable trading districts