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Dubai's 'city' for e-commerce

Updated 11:58 AM ET, Thu May 21, 2020
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Billed as the first free trade zone dedicated to e-commerce in the region, Dubai Commercity will be the size of New York's Grand Central Station. P&T Architects and Engineers
TThe 3.2 billion AED ($870 million) is located close to Dubai International Airport and will offer tax exemptions and specialist services to e-commerce businesses. P&T Architects and Engineers
Developers say several companies have agreed to occupy the site, including clothing, jewelry, and electronics retailers. P&T Architects and Engineers
The site is split into three clusters: business, logistics, and social P&T Architects and Engineers
Restaurants and cafes are planned for the social cluster, for employees of companies on the site. P&T Architects and Engineers
The first buildings are scheduled to open in November with the site to be fully operational by 2023. P&T Architects and Engineers