First electronics present opens in Dubai
1993 – Shaikh Hasher Maktoum, Dubai Director of Information, inaugurated the primary Middle East Consumer Electronics Show on the Dubai World Trade Centre. The present in halls two and three of the Trade Centre options a wide selection of client electronics items. It will run for 5 days and it will likely be open within the morning session for commerce guests and normal public within the night. The present kicked off efficiently with some stands reporting severe inquiries inside the first hour. Most of the exhibitors are introducing new strains of merchandise. Oman National, distributors for National Panasonic, is utilizing the present as a launch pad for its newest in video, Technics midi-systems and a conveyable TV/video with hi-fi stereo. The computerised drawing robotic is turning into a giant hit.
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Feb. 11, 1993: Electronics present opens in Dubai by: Steve Melvin published: