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Netflix draws curtains on ‘Six Windows in the Desert’
Culture & Education | Thursday 13 February, 2020 12:23 am
Netflix, the world's leading streaming entertainment service, has exclusively acquired six award winning short films from Telfaz11 Studios which will be available for viewers in 190 countries starting Thursday 27 February. To be released under the name “Six Windows in the...
Dubai Culture announces first edition of Al Marmoom: Film in the Desert
Culture & Education | Tuesday 11 February, 2020 12:57 pm
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) announces the first edition of ‘Al Marmoom: Film in the Desert’ that will take place 4 – 7 March. As part of Dubai Art Season, the event aligns with the new cultural vision of Dubai launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin...
Sharjah Museums Authority announces 'Museums Express’ plan for 2020
Culture & Education | Tuesday 11 February, 2020 2:37 am
The unique ‘Museums Express’ initiative introduced by Sharjah Museums Authority last year, will be making new 33 visits during 2020 to 12 public schools located in Khor Fakkan, Kalba, Wadi Al Hilo, Al Madam, Dibai Al Hisn and Nazwa.   Now in its second year, the mobile museum ...
AUS presents innovative projects at Innovation Week 2020 in Sharjah
Culture & Education | Monday 10 February, 2020 1:22 am
Presenting solutions to a wide variety of challenges, faculty members and students from American University of Sharjah (AUS) are displaying innovative, high-quality projects at the Innovation Week that began at Sharjah Book Authority yesterday, February 8. The event is part of UAE Innovation Month...
Emirates Foundation Launches the “Think Science World Fair” Initiative
Culture & Education | Thursday 6 February, 2020 3:48 am
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and Chairman of Emirates Foundation, Emirates Foundation, the national organization set up by the Abu Dhabi Government to facilitate public-private...
Governor of Riyadh Region honors winners of Governor of Riyadh competition for memorization of Holy Quran
Culture & Education | Wednesday 5 February, 2020 10:56 am
 Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Riyadh Region, this evening honored the winners of the Governor of Riyadh Region Competition for Memorizing, Reciting and Interpreting the Noble Qur’an for Boys and Girls in its fifth session. In a press statement, the governor...
Bocelli Returned to Serenade AlUla During Winter at Tontora Festival
Culture & Education | Tuesday 4 February, 2020 11:00 am
World-renowned tenor Andrea Bocelli performed at Maraya Concert Hall this weekend during the Winter At Tantora Festival in AlUla. The festival is organised by the Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) and offers a variety of cultural and artistic events inspired by AlUla's heritage which dates back...
Five Student Projects Turn Heads at Abu Dhabi Municipality Innovation Nation Activities
Culture & Education | Tuesday 4 February, 2020 4:38 am
Zayed University students participated in the "Innovation Nation" activities, which was organized by the Abu Dhabi City Municipality for the UAE Innovation Month, which comes in line with the UAE's strategy to prepare a new generation of talents as it transitions into a competitive...
Sky News Arabia Launches ‘Search for a Star’ Campaign to Recruit New Faces
Culture & Education | Tuesday 4 February, 2020 2:15 am
Sky News Arabia has recently launched an innovative campaign entitled ‘Search for a Star’ to identify and train talented young Arab students looking to enter the world of media.  The campaign is held in collaboration with 15 universities in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Egypt...
Hegra Conference of Nobel Laureates 2020 concludes in Saudi Arabia's AlUla
Culture & Education | Monday 3 February, 2020 9:25 am
The Hegra Conference of Nobel Laureates concluded on Saturday in AlUla, in northwest Saudi Arabia. Running for three days, the conference brought together 18 Nobel Laureates of peace, economics, literature, physics, chemistry, physiology and medicine. Other social and political leaders from 32...