DUBAI: Dubai World Trade Centre, DWTC, announced on Sunday that it has hosted over 500,000 visitors at more than 29 events in 2018. This indicates an approximate seven per cent increase in visitor numbers for consumer and entertainment events over 2017.

Mahir Julfar, Senior Vice President — Venue Services Management, Dubai World Trade Centre said, “DWTC’s annual consumer and entertainment events calendar has become an important component of our MICE sector offering, as it continues to attract thousands of thrill-seekers, super fans, sporting enthusiasts and music lovers from around the world. The number of attendees in 2018 is a testament to the strength of this market segment. As we go into the new year, we look forward to contributing to the city’s exciting, multicultural leisure and entertainment offerings with an unforgettable line up of events, shows and festivals for the entire family.”

— WAM