Dubai Tourism

DSS adds new momentum to the Dubai gold rush

Press Release   •   Sep 01, 2014 07:01 GMT

DFRE: Dubai, the city of gold, is the fastest growing gold centre in the world, and boasts the highest per capita consumption of gold that has ensured the lure of the yellow metal remains undiminished – through market ups and downs – for the city’s residents as well as tourists. And with gold and jewellery retailers across the city offering fantastic deals and bargains during this Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), the glittering star of Dubai’s shopping scene is attracting large numbers of visitors to its most expansive abode – the Gold Souk. SEE PRESS RELEASE.


Dubai Tourism or DTCM is the principal authority for the planning, supervision, development and marketing of Dubai’s tourism sector; markets and promotes the Emirate’s commerce sector; and is responsible for the licensing and classification of all tourism services, including hotels, tour operators and travel agents. Brands and departments within the DTCM portfolio include Dubai Convention and Events Bureau, Dubai Calendar, and Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (formerly known as Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment). In addition to its headquarters in Dubai, DTCM operates 20 offices worldwide.