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Dubai Times is part of the Gateway Marketing Consultants media empire. Based in the iconic metropolis of Dubai, Gateway Marketing Consultants is renowned as a global content provider, a specialist in media affairs and commenced its operations as a result of numerous . Since its creation in 1993, company has grown to become one of the most popular references on local and international affairs, an emerging alternative to major information sources, regularly consulted by leading international corporations and multi-national organisations.

Gateway Marketing is recognised as an integrated publishing and marketing communications company that specialises in the promotion of B2B activities in the Middle East and Africa region, with a focus on business, tourism, events and B2B sectors. With over 25 years of experience, the company focuses on providing information on opportunities, trends, innovations and market insights in these key areas of the economy in Africa and the Middle East.

Dubai Times fills a major gap in this fast-growing city’s economic appraisals as it provides market intelligence about new developments and focuses on understanding them as they play an increasingly important role in the ever-changing city of Dubai. Little wonder then, the Dubai Times has emerged as a leading reference point for those wanting to stay abreast with the latest happenings in Dubai.

Dubai Times monitors the current state of the Dubai markets calling upon a well developed network of in-country experts, conducting one-on-one interviews with government officials, industry captains, economists and experts.

Dubai Times aims to contribute positively towards developing a better understanding of the changing dynamics of the magical city of Dubai and report on the many new opportunities that thus emerge.



Gateway Marketing is the leader in the publication of high quality, high impact B2B magazines that target decision-makers and opinion leaders in the Middle East and African markets.

Our publications are distributed to several Middle Eastern and African countries and are also available online in digital format – using the latest digital technologies and social media marketing media – to highlight trends, analysis and investment opportunities in our focus markets. Over the years, we have built a loyal readership across the region. In fact, our readership extends beyond the the Middle East and Africa region to other parts of the world – especially amongst those interested in the booming markets of Africa and the Middle East.


Our market intelligence practice provides decision makers with a high-level analysis containing local insights, thus presenting a more “complete picture” by utilising multiple sources of information and primarily adopting a face-to-face “hands-on” approach.

In a multi-industry cross continental context, Dubai Times provides high level data broken down by economic topics of interest such as; investment horizons, market attractiveness, risk exploration, sources of profit, mapping key political and business figures,  regulatory trends and success drivers.

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Dubai Times is one of the leading digital magazines in the Middle East and boasts of an ever-increasing readership spread across the local, regional and international markets. One of the first online digital magazines of its kind, Dubai Times has built an enviable reputation as a one-stop source for information about Dubai.