Deal for second 20th Century Fox theme park signed

Dubai to welcome Ice Age, Rio, Planet of the Apes, Aliens, etc.
A deal to build the second-ever 20th Century Fox World theme park and resort has been signed, to open in Dubai in 2018. The agreement with Al Ahli Holding Group also includes a roll-out of up to three additional Fox-branded resorts in territories outside Dubai.
The move further enhances Dubai’s theme park portfolio following a string of openings in recent years. The resort, meanwhile, will house themed rooms and dining opportunities.
20th Century Fox World, Dubai, will comprise of themed lands featuring unique attractions, rides and retail outlets that will reflect studio’s film and television franchises including Ice Age, Rio, Planet of the Apes, Aliens, Predator, Night at the Museum, Titanic, the Simpsons and Sons of Anarchy.
“20th Century Fox World, Dubai is the second Fox theme park destination and marks an important step forward in our global theme park strategy,” said Jeffrey Godsick president of Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products. “Fox World will be a world-class destination that will help fuel Dubai’s emergence as a global tourism destination. This park builds on the foundation being laid by 20th Century Fox World, Malaysia, currently under construction.”