The reaper, friends, he knows no borders. Which is why we now find him roaming the deserts of Dubai, looking for ambitious projects announced just before the economic downturn to draw tight with his scythe. Today, he's come for two announced in October: Nakheel Tower, the latest to aim for the title of tallest building in the word; and Jumeira Gardens, a "city within a city," a universe of plenty. Details on both are sketchy, but at best, we're looking at long delays, and at worst—well, the reaper has spoken.
· Work on Two Landmark Dubai Projects Halted [Raising the Roof]
· All Nakheel Tower Coverage [Curbed]
· All Jumeira Gardens Coverage [Curbed]