CHENNAI: Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) is expanding its reach to an international audience as part of its tenth anniversary edition. This year will see first-time participants from India, Russia and China in the Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) Apprenticeship Program. Over 100 universities from across 19 markets were invited to nominate their top students to participate in the program.
Organised with the support of The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM) – the internship will take place from August 3 to 16. Winners will each receive an all-expense-paid trip to Dubai including return flights and a two-week stay at EAHM. The apprentices will benefit from close interactions with highly qualified industry veterans contributing to the ongoing development of the Destination Dubai brand, and explore world-class signature attractions including the Burj Khalifa, Ski Dubai and Wild Wadi.