2008 - Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Sowwah Island is the core of Abu Dhabi's new Central Business District. Sowwah Island, along with the adjacent edges of Mina Zayed and Al Reem Island, will serve as the commercial centre of the UAE's capital. Sowwah Island will provide Abu Dhabi with a vibrant 24 hour urban environment comprising 105 hectares of commercial, residential and retail components. Supported by an extensive network of 13 bridges, public transport links and pedestrian facilities, Sowwah Island will provide residents and visitors with convenient access to the mainland and surrounding islands of Abu Dhabi.