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Kidzania Istanbul becomes 16th global location – empowering children to be their best self through interactive role play

KidZania Dubai, UAE, April 29, 2014 - Today's grand opening of KidZania Istanbul expands KidZania's worldwide destination portfolio of interactive kid-sized cities to 16 locations, and makes Turkey the 13th country to join the KidZania nation. To date, KidZania has hosted more than 31 million kids in its signature interactive edutainment experiences in countries around the world, including Mexico, Portugal, South Korea, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, UAE, Chile, Thailand, India, Kuwait, Egypt and now, Istanbul.


Rotana announces the opening of the first new hotel in KidZania

Dubai, March 31, 2014 - Rotana, the leading hotel management company in the region with a portfolio of 85 properties across the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe, announced today the inauguration of its new hotel in KidZania, managed by Emaar Retail at The Dubai Mall. Rotana is the first and the only hospitality brand to open at the award-winning interactive edutainment centre in Dubai.


KidZania SuperstarZ returns to bring out the stars in the little ones

Dubai, UAE; March 3, 2014: Young talents Jireh Micah and Sheika Ritualo, both from the Philippines, were adjudged as the winners of the grand finale of KidZania SuperstarZ, one of the most exciting talent-hunts for children aged 5 to 16 years old, organised by KidZania, the award-winning children's edutainment centre located in The Dubai Mall.


KidZania supports Dubai Cares by participating in 'Walk for Education 2014' for the third consecutive year

Dubai, UAE; February 27, 2014: KidZania, the award-winning children's edutainment centre, managed by Emaar Retail LLC, demonstrated its commitment to promote primary education among children around the world by taking part in the 'Walk for Education,' organised for the fifth time by Dubai Cares.


Emaar Retail marks leisure industry milestone by achieving ISO9001:2008 quality certification for its leisure assets

Dubai, UAE; February 20, 2014: Emaar Retail LLC, the provider of premium leisure and entertainment experiences, has set an industry milestone by achieving the prestigious ISO9001: 2008 certification for its Quality Management System, underlining the highest international standards in quality and focus on customer satisfaction by the company across its entire breadth of operations.


Kinder Chocolate Opens World's First "Kinder Chocolate Factory" for Children at KidZania® Dubai

UAE, Dubai, February 5th 2014 - Kinder Chocolate, the beloved chocolate confectionery brand, has officially launched the world’s first "Kinder Chocolate Factory" for children at KidZania, at The Dubai Mall. To celebrate the opening, a special event took place in the award-winning edutainment centre, where children and adults were invited to experience the newly launched role.


KidZania SuperstarZ returns to bring out the stars in the little ones new

Dubai, UAE; January 21, 2014: For all the talented children and their proud parents out there, KidZania, the award-winning children's edutainment centre, is offering them a unique opportunity to shine and discover the artist within.