Emaar Jordan to build new $500m Samarah Resort


Emaar International Jordan unveiled plans last month for a JD354 million ($499.6 million) mixed-use development on the Dead Sea. In the picture are King Abdullah Bin Hussein of Jordan (centre), with Emaar’s Mohammed Al Abaar (in traditional dress).

The resort features several hundred luxury apartments and villas, advanced commercial facilities, a full-fledged golf course and club house, retail outlets and several entertainment options.