Mashreq rewards offer Benefits: Mashreq’s Triple shopping bonanza for its cardholders gives cash back of from 3 per cent to 10 per cent on electronics when they convert their purchases to 0 per cent instant easy pay plans. Retail partners include Sharaf DG, Jumbo, Emax, Jacky’s, Samsung, E city and One Mobile. Cardholders need to register by SMS in advance.
Beware of: The minimum purchase is Dh3,500.
Win university scholarships
Benefits: Students visiting Gitex will have the opportunity to submit their best report cards to win one of four university scholarships offered by Amity University Dubai. The scholarships have a cumulative value of Dh140,000 and are applicable to any bachelor’s degree or master’s degree offered by the University. Beware of: Tickets to enter the Gitex Shopper and Smart Living events at the Dubai World Trade Centre cost Dh25 per person.
Jumbo special offers on smartphones
Benefits: Phones including the LG V10, the Huawei Mate 8, the Samsug Galaxy S6 Edge +, the Lenovo Moto X Force and the Sony Xperia Z5 are on exclusive offers at Gitex. Special gifts provided with the purchase of a phone include Jumbo vouchers worth up to Dh150, selfie sticks, Ted Lapidus watches, powerbanks and backpacks. Beware of: Each product has its own offer which is available only at Gitex.