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Family-school link vital for learning
Culture & Education | Tuesday 5 April, 2016 6:04 am
Riyadh Gov. Prince Faisal bin Bandar said here on Sunday that family-school partnerships are a vital link for better education. The governor was inaugurating the first scientific forum on “School and Family” in the presence of Education Minister Ahmed Al-Issa at the Faisaliah Hotel ...
World Memon Organisation Middle East explores Dubai Heritage Village
Culture & Education | Sunday 3 April, 2016 12:51 am
Event part of the organisation's efforts to encourage a deeper understanding of Emirati culture among members The Middle East Chapter of the World Memon Organisation (WMOME) in association with Dubai Culture & Arts Authority recently organised a cultural tour around the Heritage Village...
223 photos depict king’s sincere care for KSU
Culture & Education | Saturday 2 April, 2016 6:32 am
 King Saud University (KSU) has documented the care and support given by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman to the university for more than four decades through a photo album containing 223 photos depicting the king’s historic relations with KSU since its...
King’s support for Qur’an memorization lauded
Culture & Education | Saturday 2 April, 2016 5:20 am
Riyadh Gov. Prince Faisal bin Bandar honored winners at the 18th edition of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Local Competition for Holy Qur’an Memorization and Interpretation in Riyadh on Wednesday night.  Addressing the large audience of scholars, the prince lauded the ...
Girl students showcase their talent, innovations in Riyadh
Culture & Education | Thursday 31 March, 2016 3:11 am
Prince Faisal Bin Bandar, emir of Riyadh, opened on Tuesday evening a competition titled “Aspirations of the King for the future of the nation” and an exhibition at King Saud University (KSU) campus in Riyadh. Girl students of universities from all parts of the Kingdom are participating ...
OSN adds six new Filipino channels to its platform
Culture & Education | Wednesday 30 March, 2016 12:48 pm
OSN, the leading pay-TV network in Middle East and North Africa (MENA), increases the breadth of content for OSN Pinoy subscribers with the roll out of six new channels taking the overall number of OSN Pinoy channels to 15. The channels offer the best shows, programmes and movies directly from the...
‘City of Play’ Project was declared winner of British Council-organsied Unlimited Doha Design Prize 2016
Culture & Education | Tuesday 29 March, 2016 4:46 pm
City of Play project prepared by UK-Qatar team, compromising of Alex Scott-Whitby, Ming Teong, Omer Can Aksoy, Gizem Kahraman and Deena Al Terawi, has won the Unlimited Doha Design Prize 2016, following a week-long residency in Doha from 18 - 26 March.    A total of 21 finalists...
Yanbu's Children Prove Their Creative Potential in Science Fields At Dana Mall
Culture & Education | Monday 28 March, 2016 3:14 pm
Dana Mall has finalized the "Young Engineer" event that was held lately at the mall's premises by announcing the winners of the activity. The event has been highly received by the participating children and Yanbu locals. The event was held for 4 consecutive days and witnessed a...
Arab Children Reveal their Dreams for the Future on the ‘Ambition Wall’
Culture & Education | Monday 28 March, 2016 3:12 pm
The hopes, dreams and aspirations of a cross section of Arab youth were highlighted at a unique pre-event activity for the Sharjah Arab Children Forum (SACF) 2016, which started yesterday (Monday) evening. Titled the ‘Ambition Wall,’ the activity at the Children Centre in Al Riqqa,...
Unique course puts women in vanguard of film study
Culture & Education | Sunday 27 March, 2016 7:04 am
 Officially it's not called "filmmaking" because public cinemas are banned in Saudi Arabia. But making movies is exactly what about 150 students — all of them women — are doing at the Kingdom's all-female Effat University in Jeddah. Students say it is the only...