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Dubai Culture Inaugurates the Tenth Edition of Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre
Culture & Education | Sunday 23 October, 2016 1:05 pm
Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has officially inaugurated the tenth edition of the Dubai Festival for Youth theatre. The festivities will span ten days from the 22nd until the 31st of October and will...
Qaderoon and KAU to equip persons with disabilities become productive
Culture & Education | Sunday 23 October, 2016 6:00 am
King Abdulaziz University (KAU) in Jeddah and “Qaderoon” Business Disability Network signed an agreement aimed at raising awareness and offering programs that can change the stereotype about persons with disabilities to enable them to perform their productive role in the community. The...
69 Children Members of the SCC call for Empowerment and Equality to Women all over the World
Culture & Education | Saturday 22 October, 2016 4:01 am
“My sister, my mother and my teacher makes me stronger” was the children’s unanimous call at the much anticipated third session of the 14th Sharjah Children Council (SCC) which took centre-stage yesterday (Wednesday) during the second edition of ‘Investing in the...
Sultan Al Qasimi witnesses the announcement of shortlisted books for the 8th edition of the Etisalat Award for Arabic Children’s Literature
Culture & Education | Saturday 22 October, 2016 3:52 am
His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, witnessed the UAE Board on Books for Young People’s (UAEBBY’s) announcement of the shortlisted books for the eighth edition of the Etisalat Award for Arabic Children’s...
New York Times Best Selling Authors at Sharjah International Book Fair 2016
Culture & Education | Saturday 22 October, 2016 2:45 am
This year’s Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) will be hosting a stellar line-up of more than 50 prominent regional and international personalities who best represent today’s literary, cultural, intellectual and academic worlds. The luminaries will be busy delivering talks,...
Sharjah Book Authority Highlights UAE’s Advantages as an International Publishing Hub
Culture & Education | Friday 21 October, 2016 4:28 am
The UAE’s advantages as being a centre for the international publishing industry were extolled by HE Ahmed Bin Rakkad Al Ameri, Chairman of Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), at a series of meetings at the Global Publishing Summit, which took place in Frankfurt. The activities to promote the UAE...
Shortlisted Acts Gear UP For The Final Stages of Yasalam Emerging Talent Competition’s
Culture & Education | Thursday 20 October, 2016 8:52 am
Since the announcement of the Yasalam Emerging Talent Competition’s (ETC) top ten shortlists, the acts are currently undergoing hands-on training that includes expert guidance and mentoring from industry leaders.  Alastar, BLAK R, Elika Genteroy, FREEK, Gusto, Hasan Malik, Jamil...
YouTube launches Batala, a hub for Arab female creators
Culture & Education | Wednesday 19 October, 2016 10:19 am
YouTube launched on Monday a new hub called Batala (youtube.com/batala) just for female creators from the Middle East and North Africa which features more than 100 female creators from the region. Announced during an event in Riyadh, the channel has more than 1,000 videos and is categorized by...
Lughati and the University of Sharjah Sign MoU to Measure Impact on Children
Culture & Education | Wednesday 19 October, 2016 3:59 am
Lughati, the Sharjah-based initiative dedicated to supporting Arabic learning the smart way, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Sharjah, aimed at  conducting a research study to measure Lughati’s impact on children and students who have been involved...
AUS students honored at the Omrania Award
Culture & Education | Tuesday 18 October, 2016 4:38 pm
Three students from the College of Architecture, Art and Design (CAAD) at American University of Sharjah (AUS) were recognized recently for their outstanding work at the Omrania/Center for the Study of the Built Environment (CSBE) Student Award for Architectural Design.   The award aims...
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