Oil, gold, import, export, hotel, tourist, tradition, modernism.... money.
A scene on SZR. View towards Business Bay area. These apartments are called Executive Towers and are going for a lot of money. A 2 bed costs approx US$450,000 or so.
Remember the classic song "D.I.S.C.O." - the theme tune for Dubai right now could be "C.R.A.S.H."