The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) is a special economic zone in Dubai established in 2004 and a financial hub for the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) markets. DIFC has its own independent, internationally regulated regulator and judicial system, common law framework, global financial exchange, tax-friendly regime and a large business community. This building is a commercial building to cater banking, financial services, insurance, wealth & asset management, brokerage & capital markets, professional service providers, corporate offices and retailers. The Dubai International Financial Centre is notable for its structure and has three hotels, the Ritz-Carlton, the Waldorf Astoria, and four Seasons, Art Galleries and Restaurants. The building was installed with smoke extract duct, commercial kitchen extract and lift lobby pressure duct.