A civil defense official appeared on Al Arabiya TV and said that no injuries had resulted from the fire so far, and confirmed that the city's New Year's festivities would proceed.
Saudi Arabia seeks to oust Dubai's record-holding tower with the grandiosely-named Kingdom Tower.
In his series Gold, photographer Sean Fennessy examines the similarities between the two surreal cities.
Photographer Richard Silver sheds new light on the Colosseum, Burj Khalifa, and more with his 'Time Slice Global' series.
Fall 163 stories in Rob Whitworth's portrait of the United Arab Emirates' next-level metropolis.
The development of a long line of sci-fi inspired buildings and infrastructure projects imperils poor workers with practically no rights.
Migrant workers are paying the ultimate price for the Blade Runner fantasies of oil princes.
A think tank has proposed a project that would cover the Burj Khalifa in a reflective and translucent material.