Top Stories on Dubai Chronicle on March 17th

Here are the top stories on Dubai Chronicle on March 17th, 2013. To read the complete articles, click on the bolded headlines.

Smartphone Use among Teens Rises

The cellphone has become one of the defining technologies of the early 21st century. The use of smartphones has jumped among teenagers over the past year, according to new research, and three in every four teens access the Internet on cell phones, tablets and other mobile devices. 

Vogue Publisher to Open Café in Dubai

Publishing house Condé Nast, responsible for a number of fashion magazines such as Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour and GQ will conquer the Middle East with a new additions to its business concept – Vogue café and GQ bar.  […]

More Women to Start Businesses in UAE

In 2013, women in the United Arab Emirates are predicted to start more new businesses than before. Among the main reasons cited for this expectation is the fact that today it is easier to start a company in UAE than it was before.  […]

Social Calendar: Dubai World Cup 2013

The culmination of the horse racing season, the Dubai World Cup 2013 will be held on March 30 at the world’s largest integrated racing facility Meydan Grandstand and Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba. 

Facebook Likes Say Who You Really Are

What you like and what you are interested in may reveal a lot more than you think, according to a new research. Moreover, your social media profile can tell experts how intelligent, serious and open-minded person you are.

5 Facts About Body Fat

When it comes to losing body fat, diets and exercise always comes to our minds, but there are some misconceptions that can make it harder.  […]

picture Top 5 Movies of the Week

It seems everyone went to see Oz the Great and Powerful past weekend making it the best opening weekend release in 2013 and one of the best March openings ever.  […]

Deal of the Day: Save on Plus Size Tee Shirt Maxi Dresses

Have you ever found yourself in the impossibly difficult situation to search for dress but just can’s find the perfect fit for you?  […]

Samsung Unveiled Galaxy S4

Finally, the new-gen Samsung smartphone is here! Last night, the South Korean company unveiled its long-anticipated Galaxy S4 flagship phone. That happened at a special event held in New York and broadcasted live on Times Square and all over the web. What can we say about the device and its quality?  […]

Top Fastest Growing Countries for Travel and Tourism

Over the last decade, tourism has become one of the most thriving sectors of the global economy. This industry provides millions of job positions all over the world and it has turned into the basic revenue source of many countries.  […]

Research additional information:
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Ramadan at Meydan Hotel & Bab Al Shams Embrace the spirit of Ramadan with a warm welcome and beautiful presentation of Arabian traditions with Meydan Hotels & Hospitality this Holy Mont...
Dubai Rental Dispute Cases Can be Registered Electronically Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), the flagship free zone entity of Dubai has entered into a collaborative initiative with the Rental Dispute Centre (RDC), ...
Luxury Residential Properties Transactions Increase in Dubai A recent analysis on residential properties above AED 5 million sold in Dubai during the first quarter of 2015 reveals that there was a remarkable inc...
Dubai Healthcare City expands its licensing framework Licensing framework now covers 63 countries · Criteria for healthcare and CAM (complementary and alternative medicine) professionals from new countr...
Esmod Dubai Announces iFASH™ Program: iFASH™ & Abaya Design Esmod Dubai, The French Fashion Institute is the only Institute fully dedicated to fashion education in the UAE. Since 2006 Esmod has trained today’...
Dubai World Trade Centre Statut Changed to a Free Zone A new Law establishes Dubai World Trade Centre as a free zone, subject to supervision, and aiming to boost Dubai’s position as a global trade centre...
World’s Biggest Apple Store to Open in Dubai Yet another "world's biggest" attraction is set to highlight the importance of Dubai in international news. And this time, the "world's biggest" is no...
Dubai Hotel Room Construction Increases According to STR’s Global Construction Pipeline report, there has been a reported 9.4% increase in Dubai hotel room construction, either in the fina...
Festival Square Re-Opens with Style and Prizes Dubai Festival City Mall (DFCM) is set to introduce a new Festival Square later this week. The redesigned main atrium of the mall will be unveiled on ...