In pictures: Apple opens spectacular new store at The Dubai Mall

Featuring a 186-foot curved storefront and balcony that overlooks Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountain
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Apple Dubai Mall is Apple’s second store in Dubai and third in the United Arab Emirates. (Image: Apple)
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Apple Dubai Mall is shaded by carbon fiber “Solar Wings,” inspired by the traditional Arabic Mashrabiya. (Image: Apple)
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Apple Dubai Mall’s 148 employees prepare the store to welcome customers from around the world on April 27. (Image: Apple)
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Apple Dubai Mall employees collectively speak 45 languages and are trained to assist customers from across the globe. (Image: Apple)
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Angela Ahrendts, Apple’s senior vice president, Retail, introduces Today at Apple, with sessions beginning worldwide next month. (Image: Apple)
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The 186-foot storefront at Apple Dubai Mall offers breathtaking views of the Burj Khalifa and overlooks the stunning Dubai Fountain. (Image: Apple)