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Fireworks in Dubai - how unusual!

Old Dec 5th 2013, 9:14 am
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Default Fireworks in Dubai - how unusual!

It has been announced that Dubai will be going for another world record - that of the world's largest firework display on NYE.

http://gulfnews.com/news/gulf/uae/ge...cord-1.1263397

It's such a rare occurrence that I know you'll all be interested.
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Old Dec 5th 2013, 9:24 am
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I spilled this story a few weeks ago http://britishexpats.com/forum/showt...year+fireworks
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Old Dec 5th 2013, 1:40 pm
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can't wait ...
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Default Re: Fireworks in Dubai - how unusual!

Now, I would like them to put fireworks on every building in Dubai and do like a dominos effect starting from the khalifa finishing with one big one where the whole of Dubai lights up - would be amazing! Then I would be impressed!
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Originally Posted by kittycat1 View Post
Now, I would like them to put fireworks on every building in Dubai
Half the apartment blocks would go up in flames!
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At least Dubai has NYE fireworks...unlike Qatar.
Well, if Dubai does well this year, then with a little bit of luck qatar is going to copy them next year.
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