Special Reports

  • DSF: There's more to it than discounts
    Jan 20, 2017 Ruqya Khan | Special to GN Focus
    Activities abound for children and adults at every Dubai Shopping Festival edition and this year is no different. GN Focus gets DSF regulars to share their experiences
  • Art explosion at Global Village
    Jan 16, 2017 By Patricia Tellis | Special to GN Focus
    Meet the creatives from around the world at the city’s annual culture carnival
  • DSF 2017: Shopping and entertainment in spades
    Jan 04, 2017 Chiranti Sengupta | Deputy Editor
    The 22nd edition of DSF offers mega discounts, fashion lessons and unmissable cultural events. Take your pick
  • 34kg of gold, luxury cars: top raffles this DSF
    Jan 03, 2017 Chiranti Sengupta | Deputy Editor
    For many, the appeal of the Dubai Shopping Festival is in the annual raffles across malls in the city
  • The DSF shopping wish list
    Dec 27, 2016 Shaheen Irani Hrib | Special to GN Focus
    Dubai residents share ideas on what to splurge on during DSF
  • Retail hopes to reap DSF bonanza
    Dec 26, 2016 Priya Mathew | Deputy Chief Subeditor
    Dubai Shopping Festival means bargains, promotions and entertainment. But what does it hold for the retail sector? GN Focus asks mall operators and retailers in the emirate if DSF will bring cheer to the sector in 2017
  • Review: Fumé Christmas Brunch
    Dec 18, 2016 By Riaz Naqvi | Staff Writer
    This beast of a feast at Fumé in Pier 7 may be too hearty to handle, but it's a sweet, gluttonous ride. We explore every dish on the Dubai Marina eatery's Christmas Brunch menu
  • Six of Dubai's best Yuletide treats for tea
    Dec 18, 2016 Iona Stanley and Martin Smith | Special to GN Focus
    Who doesn't love afternoon tea? For Christmas check out our selection of sweet and savoury treats
  • 2017: A new dawn for UAE property?
    Dec 18, 2016 Keith J. Fernandez | Group Editor — Commercial Publishing
    Always optimistic, UAE realtors expect the new year to see an upswing in capital values
  • Thinking of getting those new year resolutions off to a good start with a new home? Here's what you must know
  • Christmas recipe: Tom Aikens' mince pies
    Dec 15, 2016 Tom Aikens | Special to GN Focus
    If you feel one mince pie is never enough, you'll love these giant ones from Michelin-starred Tom Aikens
  • Commercial vehicles market to revive next year
    Dec 13, 2016 Emma Procter | Special to GN Focus
    Big-ticket construction ventures to provide momentum to regional sector in 2017
  • Commercial fleet: Food on the move across UAE
    Dec 13, 2016 Noni Edwards | Special to GN Focus
    As people order meals online and ask for home delivery, UAE demand is up for light commercial vehicles
  • Leisure & theme parks: Safety first
    Nov 29, 2016 Deepak Karambelkar | Special to GN Focus
    A spate of accidents reported from entertainment parks worldwide turns the spotlight on the issue of safety. GN Focus takes a long, hard look
  • Indoor theme parks can be fun too!
    Nov 29, 2016 By Daanesh Kalyaniwalla | Deputy Editor #GNTECH
    With VR, AR and more, amusement centres have changed tremendously since the 90s
  • Top 10 theme parks in the UAE
    Nov 29, 2016 By Eduan R. Maggo | Special to GN Focus
    In terms of sheer entertainment, these fun destinations are up there with the world's best