July 29, 1987 |
A Pakistani in a wide sombrero greets the customers at Pancho Villa's, Dubai's homage to Mexican cuisine. Filipino waitresses in slit skirts serve schooners of frozen margaritas while a Scottish duet croons country songs under the protective colors of a Confederate flag. In Jabal Ali, about 20 miles from town, workmen are putting the finishing touches on a championship 18-hole golf course. Japanese businessmen are expected to be the first to pay the $2,500 annual dues.