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Before NEOM there was The Ziggurat in Dubai

While the world continues to swoon over Saudi Arabia’s ambitious projects like NEOM City and its incredible segments like THE LINE, TROJENA, Sindalah, something of a similar scale and vision had brewed in Dubai in 2008. Not many are aware that the glitzy Emirate had plans to build Ziggurat, an environmentally sustainable futuristic city housed inside a pyramid. Sounds outlandish, right?

The city, akin to NEOM, was based entirely on renewable sources of energy and was touted to be home to no fewer than a million people.

With facial recognition, an advanced and personalized security system was in place, which Dubai is anyway well-known for. Inspired by the pyramids of the Egyptians and Mayans, Ziggurat was to go into construction in 2021 and was meant to be completed by 2028.

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