Extended metro hours for GITEX shopper

The metro will run from 10am on Friday rather than 2pm

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Extended metro hours for GITEX shopper LohMirmand: "As more and more people are visiting GIITEX Shopper every year, Dubai Metro continues to provide visitors with a nice and easy journey as an alternative to driving."
By  Helen Gaskell Published  September 30, 2014

The Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), in collaboration with Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has announced extended metro timings on Friday, 3 October in order to facilitate the large number of visitors expected to attend the final weekend of GITEX Shopper 2014.

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The metro will run from 10am - 12:00am on Friday, adding an additional four hours to the transport service which usually does not start until 2pm.

Trixie LohMirmand, senior vice president, DWTC, organiser of GITEX Shopper said: "We would like to thank the RTA for increasing metro hours on Friday. As more and more people are visiting GIITEX Shopper every year, Dubai Metro continues to provide visitors with a nice and easy journey as an alternative to driving."

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GITEX Shopper 2014 is running until 4th October and is open from 11:00am - 11:00pm every day. Tickets are priced at AED30 per person and are available at the venue and at select Emarat outlets. A promotional entry ticket price of AED 10 is available for students pre-registered in groups over 50. Entry is free for children below the age of five.

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