This article, published on Blooloop, is actually from a couple months ago but I just recently came across it. A lot of industry fans have been wanting to know more about Six Flags' plans to enter new countries around the globe via park franchise developments, and the story paints a lot of color as to just how they're making those plans a reality.
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It also gives a nice example of how the company is designing using local themes - specifically mentioning the use of a local tale as the backbone of an entire themed area in Six Flags Zhejiang. The parks sound like a blend of local themes along with Western ones that will appeal to visitors alike. And speaking of Six Flags Zhejiang, there's a post on this site that has what is said to be a layout of the park, showing a similar - but not exact - selection of rides as the Dubai park.
I case you missed the link up top, follow through here to read the story on Blooloop.