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Top 20 ways you KNOW you’re in Dubai

Things like this CANNOT happen anywhere else

August 24, 2014 9:54
 
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In Pictures: Ramadan Night Market 2014

Kippreport heads to the Ramadan Night Market, which is taking place from July 17 to 27 at the World Trade Centre. Shehab Siraj, business intelligence manager of Crazydeals.ae, just one of the 350 brands in attendance, sees the Ramadan Night Market as “an opportunity to meet and interact with customers." We find out what else is there. . .

July 23, 2014 5:02
 
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Five major construction projects in the pipeline for Dubai

With the recent announcement of the Mall of the World mega-project in Dubai, Kippreport decided to look into other massive undertakings that are planned for the cosmopolitan city.

July 20, 2014 5:04
 
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UAE Government turns good Samaritan for consumers

It sure looks like the UAE government is leaving no stone unturned to ensure consumers in the country are protected and informed. But is there a catch somewhere?

June 25, 2012 4:39
 
EU bans Syrian president’s wife from travel, shopping

EU bans Syrian president’s wife from travel, shopping

The European Union banned the wife of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad from travelling to the EU or shopping with European companies in a move to stop her buying the Chanel dresses and Louboutin shoes she apparently craves.

March 24, 2012 3:33
 
Flying Shoppers: Dubai hopes airline passengers could ease its debt burden

Flying Shoppers: Dubai hopes airline passengers could ease its debt burden

With its bank credit scarce, Dubai is planning to raise at least $500 million by issuing bonds secured against future revenues of Dubai Duty Free. Will shopping save the day?

March 6, 2012 2:18
 
A Different Dubai: shopping fatigue could lead to innovation

A Different Dubai: shopping fatigue could lead to innovation

Now that the world is watching, what can Dubai do to stay in the spotlight? Precious de Leon mulls over the possibilities, looking at how Abu Dhabi is shaping up.

February 5, 2012 5:01
 
Surviving the small mall syndrome

Surviving the small mall syndrome

How can small malls compete with heavy weight retail spaces like Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates? The secret is not to. And Precious de Leon tells you why.

January 11, 2012 2:37
 
E-motional blackmail: who’s really afraid of a little online business?

E-motional blackmail: who’s really afraid of a little online business?

Fraud and identity theft are not enough to keep consumers from choosing to shop online. But heavy bank charges might do the trick if banks are allowed to carry on.

January 8, 2012 3:13
 
DSF 2012: And so it begins…

DSF 2012: And so it begins…

Dubai At Its Best-is the theme of DSF 2012. Interesting slogan, considering the bad rep Dubai has for its overambitious debt laden status post 2009, thinks Kipp.

January 4, 2012 3:45