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“Dubai Culture” welcomes visitors to Naif and Poet Al Oqaili museums
Culture & Education | Wednesday 1 July, 2020 4:55 pm
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority announced the welcoming of visitors to the Naif and Poet Al Oqaili museums starting 1 July, from Sunday to Thursday 08:00 a.m. to 02:00 p.m. This decision comes as part of the Authority’s efforts to consolidate the public’s connection with the rich history of...
His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi Answers Questions from First Graders at Ras Al Khaimah Academy via Video Call
Culture & Education | Wednesday 1 July, 2020 8:47 am
His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, met with first-grade students at RAK Academy in a virtual online session.   His Highness connected with the children by regaling stories from his childhood, inspiring them with events ...
Saudi ministry launches National Cultural Awards
Culture & Education | Wednesday 1 July, 2020 8:20 am
New Saudi cultural awards will celebrate artistic achievements in the Kingdom, the Saudi Ministry of Culture said on Tuesday. The National Cultural Awards are part of the ministry’s Quality of Life program and will feature 14 categories. The awards will be given annually to individuals...
KAIMRC Invites Saudi Arabia's Hospitals to Participate in Clinical Trials on Coronavirus
Culture & Education | Wednesday 1 July, 2020 8:17 am
King Abdullah International Medical Research Center (KAIMRC) has invited the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s hospitals to participate in several clinical trials approved by the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) on the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), where it is expected that its benefits will be...
Saudi Arabia’s Ithra launches international COVID-19 Exhibit open for submissions
Culture & Education | Tuesday 30 June, 2020 8:06 am
The King Abdul Aziz Center for World Culture (Ithra) has launched its international COVID-19 Exhibit, a collection of thoughts, memories and reflections on people’s pandemic experience that can be expressed through art. Ithra started accepting visitors again since the end of the nationwide...
King Abdul Aziz Foundation offers a quarter of its Arabic content online
Culture & Education | Tuesday 30 June, 2020 6:04 am
The King Abdul Aziz Foundation for Research and Archives (Darah) recently launched its open access initiative after 5 years of hard work, offering a quarter of its Arabic content online for readers as part of its electronic transformation plan.Darah’s efforts align with the principle of granting...
Saudi Arabia takes part in UNESCO executive council’s meeting
Culture & Education | Monday 29 June, 2020 10:39 am
The Kingdom of Saudi Araba is set to take part in the meeting of the executive council of Paris-based UNESCO scheduled to be held via video conference today. The meeting, which was postponed from March 2020 due to the spread of coronavirus world-wide, will last for eleven days.Saudi Arabia will...
University Council holds its second meeting for 2020
Culture & Education | Sunday 28 June, 2020 11:08 am
Members of the Zayed University Council virtually met online and attended their second meeting for the 2019-2020 Academic year. The meeting was led by Her Excellency Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, President of Zayed University, to review several topics...
AURAK Poised to Build on Strong Reputation for Quality with New Programs
Culture & Education | Sunday 28 June, 2020 11:02 am
The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), ranked as one of the top ten UAE universities by the Quacquarelli Symonds agency (QS), is poised to build on its strong reputation for quality by expanding its program offerings.  As universities return to the ‘new normal’, AURAK is...
Dubai Culture partners with CreateNations as part of #CreateTogether campaign
Culture & Education | Sunday 28 June, 2020 8:59 am
Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) has announced its partnership with CreateNations, under the patronage of Briar Prestidge Trading LLC, as part of its digital campaign #CreateTogether. The campaign by Dubai Culture encourages local & uae based artists to share their talent...