First photos of Dubai World's Las Vegas hotel

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The Aria Resort & Casino at CityCenter in Las Vegas. The 67-acre, $8.5 billion development, a joint project between MGM Mirage and Dubai World, is set to open in December. (Getty Images)
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The development is said to be the biggest privately financed construction project in United States history. (Getty Images)
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Nancy Rubins' 'Big Edge' fine art piece is seen in front of Aria Resort & Casino at CityCenter. (Getty Images)
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A general view of artist Nancy Rubins' work next to another piece of art in front of the Vdara Hotel & Spa at CityCenter. (Getty Images)
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A general view of Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas at CityCenter. (Getty Images)
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CityCenter is one of the world's largest green projects being built with the Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certified Green Building Rating System. (Getty Images)
Thu 19 Nov 2009 10:14 AM GST