Dubai Fashion Sector Trade Grows 8%

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Dubai’s trade in fragrance, beauty and fashion-related products reached AED 206 billion in 2013, a rise of 8% from 2012, according to a new report issued by the export promotion agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED), Dubai Exports. The numbers for the previous year also reveal a 10% rise of exports and re-exports […]

Record Number of Dubai Visitors Expected in April and May

The tourism and hospitality industries in Dubai are expecting record numbers of visitors during April and May due to the large number of events taking place in the emirate. Hotel occupancy will maintain high levels, which will have a positive impact on the annual revenues in the tourism sector.

Office 365 Personal is Now Available

Last month, Microsoft Corp. announced that it will introduce a new subscription plan for its online platform Office 365 called Personal. Guess what – Office 365 Personal is now available for anyone who wishes to subscribe to Microsoft’s service.

Business Travelers’ New Priorities Reveal a Challenging Business Environment

Reducing costs and finding more affordable travel alternatives is not only a concern of the common travelers. Business travel buyers have also started to search for new ways to save on their corporate trips.

Amazon Discounts Its Already Discounted Kindle Fire Tablets

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As you may have noticed, Amazon has slashed the price tags of some of its Kindle Fire tablet PCs. The limited-time offer marks the Easter holidays and offers shoppers an opportunity to get a new mobile gadget at an exclusive price. However, you probably do not know that the biggest online retailer has just cut […]

Electric cars will invade Dubai sooner than you think

Authorities in Dubai are pushing further the idea of creating an eco-friendly, sustainable city with fresh and clearer air with a new project featuring the construction of electric car charging stations across Dubai. The plan is part of the Smart Dubai initiative and designed by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority.

Online Marketing Oldest Trend Makes a Comeback

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When you hear the phrases “online marketing” and “small business” you probably think of social networks. But even though online marketing seems to be happening across this type of platforms, there are other strategies that are worth the time. Forum marketing is among them and it is now making an unexpected comeback. Forums are not […]

Emirates Airline Lands at The Dubai Mall

Sheikh Ahmed cuts the ribbon at Emirates Official Store at The Dubai Mall

Emirates Airline brings A380 flight simulator and store to world’s most visited mall destination

32 Billion Devices by 2020?

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The digital universe is doubling its size every two years and by 2020, it will multiply 10-fold. While today around 14 billion devices are connected to and communicating over the Internet, their number is expected to reach 32 billion by 2020.

Dubai’s main airport closure will lead to a temporary economic slowdown

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Dubai International, the emirate’s main airport, will cut down its traffic over the next few months. The news was announced by the airport’s officials yesterday in Dubai. The reason for the temporary traffic reduction is the resurfacing and other construction works of the runways.