Dubai, UAE: Emaar, today officially announced the opening of 'The Dubai Stars', a walkable, star-studded attraction in Downtown Dubai. The stellar walkway hosting stars was unveiled at a press conference attended by some of the celebrities awarded with a Dubai Star in the first phase of the launch.
The milestone event was graced by the presence of celebrities and influencers from across the globe including the painter, photographer and sculptor Mattar Bin Lahej; former Al-Hilal footballer Yasser Saeed Al-Qahtani; comedian, actor, film producer, television presenter, and a renowned television personality Ahmed Helmy; film actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja; singer Balqees Fathi; playback singer, music composer and actor Muhammad Atif Aslam; actress Mona Zaki; and internet star Khalid Al Ameri.
Shymaa Binbrek, General Manager, Downtown Dubai, said, 'In a city that has embraced the idea of multiculturalism, we take pride in implementing an initiative that will resonate with the local expatriate population and tourists visiting the emirate. The Dubai Stars, surrounded by landmark attractions such as Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Mall and Dubai Opera, is touted to become one of the most-visited destinations in Dubai.'
Upon completion, the stars embedded sidewalk will celebrate 10,000 famous personalities from the worlds of music, film, art, architecture, sports and literature.
About Emaar Properties PJSC:
Emaar Properties PJSC, listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is a global property developer and provider of premium lifestyles, with a significant presence in the Middle East, North Africa and Asia. One of the world's largest real estate companies, Emaar has a land bank of 1.6 billion sq. ft in the UAE and key international markets.
With a proven track-record in delivery, Emaar has delivered over 56,000 residential units in Dubai and other global markets since 2002. Emaar has strong recurring revenue generating assets with over 880,000 square metres of leasing revenue generating assets and 21 hotels and resorts with 4,679 rooms (includes owned as well as managed hotels). Today, 46 per cent of the Emaar's revenue is from its shopping malls & retail, hospitality & leisure and international subsidiaries.
Burj Khalifa, a global icon, and The Dubai Mall, the world's most visited retail and lifestyle destination, are among Emaar's trophy developments. Emaar has now announced, Dubai Creek Tower, a magnificent icon that will serve as the centrepiece of the Dubai Creek Harbour development, as well as Dubai Square, the retail metropolis of the future. For more information, please visit our website www.emaar.com
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