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Gitex Shopper officially opened

HH Sheikh Majed Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum opens this year's Gitex Shopper

Gitex Shopper officially opened
HH Sheikh Majed Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum opens GITEX Shopper 2010.

Gitex Computer Shopper was officially opened today by HH Sheikh Majed Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Board, Cultural and Art Authority.

The show, the biggest consumer electronics and IT bazaar in the region, includes over 160 companies, including BDL, CompuME, Dell, Du, E-City, EMAX, Etisalat, HP, Klick, Jacky’s Electronics, Jumbo Electronics, Plug-Ins and Sharaf DG.

Shopper runs until the 23rd October, at the Dubai Airport Expo, with free shuttle buses available at Rashidiya metro station to take shoppers to the event.

Helal Saeed Almarri, CEO of DWTC, the organisers of the show said: “We are privileged to have H.H. Sheikh Majed Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum open the show today and lend his support to GITEX Shopper. In celebration of the 30th anniversary of GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK, exhibitors have really entered into the spirit to offer visitors unbeatable GITEX Shopper special offers from some of the world’s biggest brands all under one roof.”

The show includes a wide range of deals, special offers and competitions, including Shopper’s own competition. Visitors who spend more than AED 500 on products at GITEX Shopper will receive a raffle coupon to win exciting prizes – five are drawn every two hours throughout the event. Just by visiting the event people can also walk away with fantastic prizes. Visitors can fill in the coupon attached to the entry ticket and drop it in to the information counter at the Central Hall for the chance to win 56 inch plasma TVs, Xboxs, camcorders and cameras.

Commenting on the importance of GITEX Shopper, Armagan Demir, Head of Microsoft Entertainment and Devices Division Middle East, said, "The Xbox 360 stand at GITEX Shopper is a fundamental gateway for us to connect with our customers and the gamers of the region. During the entire week, visitors have the chance to play an assortment of games on the new Xbox 360 consoles that are being launched at the event and experience the next generation of gaming.”

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