GN Focus | Dubai Shopping Festival

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    Thursday Jan 23

    Winter activities in Dubai

    Got family in town this DSF? We spotlight some activities to discover the Middle East’s leading tourist destination. You might even want to try them yourself

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    Thursday Jan 23

    All the action this week

    End the Dubai Shopping Festival with a bang and immerse yourself in a whole lot of culture with concerts, plays and theatre

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    Thursday Jan 23

    Dh100m in prizes this DSF

    Through its popular raffles, the DSF creates instant millionaires. GN Focus talks to some past winners

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    Thursday Jan 23

    Residents call for more DSFs

    The DSF is the season to rejoice and a reason to spend. We speak to a cross-section of expats and Emiratis on what they love most about the festival

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    Thursday Jan 23

    Literary leisure this DSF

    Non-shoppers can enjoy DSF as much as shopaholics — take a break from the noise and crowds by finding a library

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    Thursday Jan 2

    DSF returns to its roots

    The revitalised 19th edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival, which kicks off today, is part of a slew of new measures to boost the city’s retail sector

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    Thursday Jan 2

    Jacko, Amr Diab, KK: all this month's entertainment action

    Mark these dates as the Dubai Shopping Festival pulls out all the stops to make this edition truly memorable

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    Thursday Jan 2

    Retail must follow the customer, say city malls

    Malls and community shopping centres benefit most from DSF. At the exclusive GN Focus Retail Round Table last month, senior retailers and mall managers shared some stories and ideas that contribute to the success of the festival in Dubai

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    Thursday Jan 2

    Is Dubai wheelchair-friendly?

    From marbled floors to uneven pavements, a visitor tackles the city’s top 10 sights from a different perspective

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    Thursday Jan 2

    Top ways you can make the most of DSF

    Excited about the festival but haven’t a clue about where to start? Here’s a list of things you can do to truly enjoy the month-long extravaganza