By Alexander Cornwell, Staff Reporter www.gulfnews.com
Dubai: Electronic devices bought at Dubai Duty Free could cost a passenger their flight due to new security regulations at Dubai International, Dubai Duty Free confirmed on Monday.
Passengers travelling to the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom may be asked to turn on their electronic devices to prove they are real. Those unable to turn on their devices risk being denied boarding.
Michael Schmidt, manager-retail sales at Dubai Duty Free (DDF) confirmed to Gulf News that purchased Duty Free electronic products are subject to the same security checks. More info