William Duff, aka Bill Duff, was a Scottish banker, Arabist and an advisor to Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, the first vice president and prime minister of the United Arab Emirates and a former ruler of Dubai. He is credited by many with initiating the modernization of the Emirate.

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  • William Duff, aka Bill Duff, was a Scottish banker, Arabist and an advisor to Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, the first vice president and prime minister of the United Arab Emirates and a former ruler of Dubai. He is credited by many with initiating the modernization of the Emirate. (en)
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  • Robert Duff
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  • William Duff, aka Bill Duff, was a Scottish banker, Arabist and an advisor to Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, the first vice president and prime minister of the United Arab Emirates and a former ruler of Dubai. He is credited by many with initiating the modernization of the Emirate. (en)
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