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Al Ain Film Festival 3rd Edition: 23rd – 27th January 2021
Culture & Education | Wednesday 6 January, 2021 8:51 am
378 films and 4 new initiatives in Al Ain Film Festival Al Ain Film Festival has announced the launch of its third edition, Under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan member of the Executive Council, which will take place in Al Ain city, between 23rd – 27th of...
Dubai Culture concludes e-learning initiative with LinkedIn with plans to return in 2021
Culture & Education | Sunday 3 January, 2021 2:24 pm
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority has announced it concluded the e-learning initiative, which was launched earlier this year in cooperation with LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network.The initiative was based on the outcomes of the Dubai Ideathon, where ideas were presented to address...
Saudi Arabia opens entry for cultural ideas contest
Culture & Education | Thursday 31 December, 2020 11:40 am
The Saudi Ministry of Culture has announced the opening of electronic registration for a cultural ideas contest offering prizes of up to SR300,000 ($80,000). Participants are being asked to put forward proposals for creative and innovative activities at festivals and events being staged in the ...
Minister of Culture Issues First Two Licenses for Music Institutes
Culture & Education | Tuesday 29 December, 2020 10:09 am
Minister of Culture Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan has issued the first two licenses for music institutes in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Music International Training Center and Music Training House have obtained the two licenses for musical training , as they are two specialized...
Education For Employment (EFE) and Citi Foundation Link Saudi Youth to Jobs
Culture & Education | Monday 28 December, 2020 11:05 am
In continued support to Saudi Vision 2030’s mission of empowering youth with opportunities, the Citi Foundation and Education For Employment (EFE) in Saudi Arabia partnered together for the 3rd year to continue the momentum in creating economic opportunities for unemployed Saudi youth in 2020....
Scholarship students in Kingdom to continue receiving allowance
Culture & Education | Wednesday 23 December, 2020 11:56 am
Minister of Education Dr. Hamad Al-Sheikh has issued directives to continue disbursement of financial allocations for foreign scholarship students who are in the Kingdom during the coronavirus pandemic period, and who have been continuing their studies remotely. The students’ companions are not...
Saudi scientific journal on archiving launched
Culture & Education | Wednesday 23 December, 2020 10:15 am
Saudi Arabia’s National Center for Archives and Records (NCAR) on Tuesday launched the first issue of its “Journal of Document Studies.” It is a peer-reviewed scientific journal to be published biannually. Through the publication of the journal, the center aims to promote research in the ...
UAE resident Ramkumar Sarangapani becomes the highest Guinness World Records Holder in GCC and India
Culture & Education | Tuesday 22 December, 2020 12:28 pm
Committed to breaking over 100 records in his lifetime, UAE resident and Indian national, Ramkumar Sarangapani has earned the distinction of being the highest Guinness World Records holder, not only in UAE but in the entire GCC as well.  Currently, he is also the highest record holder as...
Dubai Culture organises Used-Book Fair as part of ‘Dubai Reads’ initiatives
Culture & Education | Tuesday 22 December, 2020 10:28 am
DUBAI, 21st December, 2020 (WAM) -- Dubai Culture and Arts Authority is organising the 2020 Used-Book Fair at Al Mankhool Public Library from 8th to 24th December, in line with the directives of the wise leadership to establish a reading community.The fair is based on the Authority’s commitment...
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi reopens Qasr Al Muwaiji’s North-West Tower to visitors
Culture & Education | Tuesday 22 December, 2020 10:18 am
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 22 December 2020: The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has announced the reopening of the iconic North-West tower at Qasr Al Muwaiji in Al Ain. As the historic site prepares to welcome visitors once again, Qasr Al Muwaiji has rigorously...