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Saudi Culture Ministry takes part in ‘Big Stuff’ conference
Culture & Education | Sunday 15 September, 2019 3:38 am
The Kingdom’s Ministry of Culture took part in the sixth “Big Stuff” conference held in the Polish city of Katowice, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The Poland-based event, “Preserving Large Industrial Objects in a Changing Environment,” discussed the future of...
Tawazun’s SEEDS Program attracts more global defense players
Culture & Education | Sunday 15 September, 2019 1:07 am
More than 40 representatives from international defense manufacturing companies expressed interest in joining SEEDS (Sustain and Enhance Emiratization in Defense and Security), the latest initiative of the UAE defense and security industry enablerTawazun Economic Council...
Exclusive in Virgin Megastore: Global Village launches VIP packages for sale starting September 28th
Culture & Education | Friday 13 September, 2019 3:30 am
Global Village, the world’s leading multicultural Festival Park and the region’s first family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, announced the launch of its highly anticipated VIP packs sales that will start from 10am on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Global Village...
Crown Prince orders renovation of Princess Nourah’s palace
Culture & Education | Thursday 12 September, 2019 12:13 am
Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, has ordered the renovation of Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman Palace at his own personal expense. The palace titled “Al-Shamsiya Palace” is located near Al-Murabba neighborhood in Riyadh. “This directive ...
Sharjah Returns from Moscow Book Fair after Opening
New Doorways for Cultural Exchange
Culture & Education | Tuesday 10 September, 2019 3:40 pm
After five days of showcasing the Emirati culture to Russians at the 32ndMoscow International Book Fair (MIBF 2019), Sharjah – the World Book Capital 2019 -has wrapped up its ‘Guest City’ participation at the fair, going down the pages of history as the first Arab city to be...
Alliance Française Unveils an Exquisite Display of Art,  the France eMotion
Culture & Education | Tuesday 10 September, 2019 2:47 pm
  Alliance Française Abu Dhabi unveils “France eMotion”, the animated journey that celebrates new technologies, the work of four young international photographers and cultural sites throughout France at their Al Bateen branch last September 9. Art enthusiasts were...
Sharjah Archaeology Authority Highlights Achievements of the Emirate in Protecting and Managing Archaeological Findings
Culture & Education | Monday 9 September, 2019 4:30 am
In celebration of Sharjah being named the “World Book Capital City for the year 2019,” the Sharjah Archeology Authority (SAA) on Wednesday morning held an introductory meeting to showcase the efforts of the Emirate of Sharjah in the protection and management of archaeological findings....
AURAK Gains ABET Accreditation for Three Degree Programs
Culture & Education | Monday 9 September, 2019 2:26 am
The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) bachelors of science degree programs in Electrical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, and Chemical Engineering have been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commissions (EAC) of ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs ...
Sharjah brings its Tambourines and Traditional Songs to Red Square and other Landmarks
Culture & Education | Monday 9 September, 2019 1:05 am
A touch of Emirati flair has been added to Moscow’s merriment surrounding its 872ndbirthday celebrations, witnessed by the Russian capital in the past few days. The rhythmic playing of tambourines and lively songs by the Sharjah National Band have walked Moscow’s streets covering key...
Saudi Arabia gifts Qur’an to thousands at global book fair
Culture & Education | Sunday 8 September, 2019 4:03 am
Thousands of copies of the Holy Qur’an have been gifted to visitors flocking to the Kingdom’s pavilion at the ongoing International Book Fair in Indonesia, the Saudi Press Agency reported. More than 10,000 copies of the Qur’an printed in Indonesian by the King Fahd...