Shaikh Mohammed said the UAE government is continually following up these indices issued by prestigious international corporations
, "because retreat is not an option in our government."
It includes prestigious buildings popular with international corporations
such as Atago Green Hills Mori Tower-a mixed-use area redevelopment designed by award-winning architect Cesar Pelli--and Holland Hills Mori Tower, a collaboration between Mori Building and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government's Bureau of Waterworks to develop unused space around the Shiba Waterworks, adjacent to the Dutch Embassy.
Outside critics, including The New York Times, have called the new arrangement a change from socialism to "plutocracy" and suggested that it opens the door for the complete exploitation of Chinese workers by international corporations
cozy with the state.
The plan's many Critics argue that it is difficult to distinguish between currency speculation and legitimate transfers of money from international corporations
, and that it is almost impossible to implement the tax successfully unless it is levied worldwide.
"Our client list includes large international corporations
, financial services and law firms, prominent real estate developers, some of New York's leading not-for-profit organizations and companies involved in high-profile public affairs issues.
Stylander Design Group's clients include international corporations
such as Hong Kong based OOCL, Australian QBE and Hotel Birger Jarl in Stockholm.
The process began more a year ago in October, 2001 when Thacher Proffitt turned to Tishman because of its expertise in helping major international corporations
locate corporate headquarters in New York.
The firm counts a number of international corporations
on its client list, as well as strong connections with major investment funds.
The multi-use office park is designed to appeal to national and international corporations
seeking headquarters offices, research and development laboratories, high-technology and computer service centers, and similar facilities.
With a staff of nearly 1,400 professionals, experienced in a variety of assignments for major international corporations
, developers, state and local agencies, foreign governments, sports facilities, hospitals, colleges and other institutions.