Businessman pays $20,000 for one night at NYE party pad

Arabian Business takes a closer look at what else the $20,000 could have bought
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A Lebanese businessman has paid AED70,000 (US$19,057) to hire a Downtown Dubai duplex to bring in the new year in style.\nThe unnamed businessman will host a lavish New Year’s Eve party at the 7,000 sq ft duplex penthouse, a spokesperson for the owner of the property told Arabian Business. Just what else could he have done for the same price?
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Spend 19 nights at a beach villa at The Beach House at Iruveli in the Maldives (Image for illustrative purposes only)
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Buy six Tata Nano cars
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Buy 30 iPhone 5 units or 58 iPad mini devices
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Spend 37 nights at the Copacabana Palace Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Image for illustrative purposes only)
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Buy 13 round trip business class flights from Dubai to Tokyo on Cathay Pacific
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Buy 14 round trip economy class flights from Dubai to Los Angeles on Emirates Airline