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Dubai, UAE, August 19, 2018: Social thriller What/If explores the ripple effects of what happens when acceptable people start doing unacceptable things. Each season will tackle a different morality tale inspired by culturally consequential source material, and the power of a single fateful decision to change the trajectory of an entire life.
The series stars Academy Award winner Renée Zellweger (Cold Mountain, Jerry Maguire, Chicago, Bridget Jones movies) in the role of Anne. In her distinguished career she has also received three Golden Globe and SAG awards.
Auspices: Page Fright, Atlas Entertainment and Compari Entertainment in association with Warner Bros. Television
Episodes: 10 x 60
Writer / Showrunner: Mike ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 18, 2018: Summer fitness initiative sees nearly 200 youngsters cycle over 1,000km in three weeks
As the riders from UAE Team Emirates pick up the plaudits following their performances at this year’s Tour de France, the team is also celebrating its influence at a grassroots level, with the success of the recently launched UAE Team Emirates Youth Academy. Nearly 200 budding young cyclists, aged 11 – 16 participated in the three-week program, with the group collectively racking up an impressive 1,000km during 10 hours of pedalling.
The sessions – each designed to replicate the conditions of one of the 21 stages of the Tour de France – also saw the participating kids burn over 25,000 calories and climb the equivalent of 2,000 vertical ......read more
du LaLiga HPC U14 team delivers a stellar performance in their first scouting camp in Spain beating Cadiz on home ground
du LaLiga HPC U16 team crushes Granada in 4-0 win on home turf
LaLiga Club scouts on the look-out for talents from the UAE
Dubai, UAE, August 18, 2018: The du LaLiga HPC U14 and U16 teams have had a winning week in Spain, beating two major LaLiga Youth Club Teams. The du LaLiga HPC U14 team, who have embarked on their first scouting camp in Spain this year, delivered a stellar performance in their match against Cadiz, snatching a well-deserved victory with a fierce defense in a highly competitive match played on the Spanish club’s home ground.
UAE Champions du LaLiga HPC U16 squad, still on a high from winning the UAE FAAL and TTD Super Cup in Dubai, crushed ......read more
As part of the Authority’s efforts to highlight the importance of Islamic arts and culture
The exhibition includes 32 photographs taken by creative photographers from 15 countries around the world
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 18 August 2018: Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated entity for culture, arts, heritage and literature, launched today a photo exhibition about the ‘Mosques of the World’, in cooperation with Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Awards (HIPA) and Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding. The event will take place at Jumeirah Mosque and will continue until the end of October this year.
The launch of the exhibition coincides with the Hajj season, supporting the Authority's efforts to ......read more
Educational programme organised by Ministry of Health & Prevention and Sharjah Girl Guides
Sharjah, 18, August 2018: The 6th group, has been titled champion of an educational programme series, ‘Little Chef’, organised by Ministry of Health & Prevention (MoHaP) and Sharjah Girl Guides (SGG). Concluded yesterday (Thursday), the programme brought its 28 participants together in a creative environment to teach them what constitutes a healthy diet and lifestyle.
The programme also engaged the girls (aged 9 to 11 years) in interesting cooking exercises during which they learned about a variety of nutrient-rich foods and ingredients, and ways to turn them into their favourite dishes. One of the core objectives of the programme was to help children understand the connection between their ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 18th, 2018: Danube Properties host the star cast of J P Dutta’s film Paltan. The renowned film maker is back after a decade with the movie Paltan and boasts an ensemble cast comprising of Jackie Shroff, Arjun Rampal, Sonu Sood, Gurmeet Choudhary, Harshwardhan Rane, Sonal Chauhan, Siddharth Kapoor with the producer Nidhi Dutta and Director J P Dutta.
JP Dutta is known for his patriotic films loved by audiences across the world. Paltan is based on 1967 Nathu La and Cho La clashes along the Sikkim border after 1962 Sino-Indian War. The film will celebrate the life of the brave Indian soliders who fought and defeated the Chinese infiltrators. The trailer has left the audience in sheer anticipation for the film and with just one month’s left for the movie.
Founder and Chairman Danube ......read more
August 16, 2018 – Abu Dhabi, UAE: Yas Island, the UAE’s premier leisure and entertainment destination, is set to usher in an unforgettable line-up of Eid Al Adha celebrations taking place over the course of the holiday from August 21-26. In addition to Yas Marina’s signature fireworks show, visitors will be spoilt for choice with a wide range of events, activities and cultural celebrations taking place at Yas Waterworld, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, and Yas Mall. With enough exciting experiences to jam-pack the holiday with family fun, visitors and vacationers needn’t go any further for an Eid Al Adha to remember on Yas Island.
From August 21-25, visitors to Yas Mall and Cascade Dining can enjoy a treat this Eid with five days of exciting family ......read more
Don’t miss the amazing offer with “Smiles by Etisalat” before Modhesh World ends on 25 August
Dubai, UAE - 15 August 2018: As the summer holidays come close to an end, Modhesh World, one of the region’s largest indoor entertainment and amusement facilities, has partnered with “Smiles by Etisalat” to provide visitors with an amazing offer to “buy one get one free” entry ticket from today until 25 August.
The Smiles by Etisalat programme offers several deals and rewards in addition to cinema, shopping, dining, wellness and travel benefits with thousands of partners’ outlets across the UAE. The programme offers curated and personalised offers for Etisalat subscribers and is available from the iOS Apple store or Google Play store for users to enjoy the great ......read more
Keep the kids entertained at LEGOLAND® Dubai this Eid with extended opening hours and continued ‘70 days of Summer’ celebrations
Dubai, 15 August 2018: Awesome Awaits this Eid at LEGOLAND® Dubai with a range of fun family activities on offer from 16-24 August. With the holiday almost upon us, LEGOLAND Dubai has rounded up the top reasons to visit the park over the holiday, while keeping all the family entertained.
70 Days of Summer
Guests visiting LEGOLAND Dubai still have the chance to experience an awesome new activity or offer each day of the week with the ‘70 Days of Summer’ program, running until 31st August 2018. This includes Thursday Movie Nights with screenings of various LEGO Movies, dance classes on Fridays where kids can learn moves to their favourite songs ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Aug 14, 2018: Don’t just send your loved ones a Whatsapp message to wish them a blessed Eid Al Adha. Instead, make them feel special by spending time enjoying interactive roaming entertainment, sharing unforgettable moments over a scrumptious meal at international restaurants and shopping together at Mall of the Emirates, City Centres, My City Centres and Matajer malls in the UAE.
The malls have pulled out all the stops to make the Eid Al Adha celebrations memorable for residents and tourists with diverse family activities that will offer plenty of picture perfect moments to share on social media.
Mall of the Emirates
After thrilling audiences all over the world, the legendary King Charles Troupe from New York will be making an appearance in Dubai for the first time this ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 13, 2018:
Event: ‘72 years of India’ celebrations
When: August 15th to 17th, 2018
Location: Bollywood Parks™ - Dubai Parks and Resorts
To celebrate ‘72 years of India’, Bollywood Parks™ Dubai will host exclusive dance performances, patriotic music, traditional Indian food stalls and special decorations throughout the park from 15 to 17 August. Watch as the park comes to life in the evening with celebrations for the whole family!
Doors open at 3pm until 11pm, so people can celebrate the occasion with all 17 indoor rides and attractions, live shows, fine dining and lots more.
Dubai, UAE, August 12, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ Yousif Mirza returns to racing in good form after a long spell of summer training camps around Europe. The Emirati National Champion will be riding in support of Diego Ulissi as the team takes on the Binck Bank Tour from 13 – 19 August. Ulissi will go into the stage race as a team leader who is full of confidence, knowing he is the second highest ranked rider in the peloton for the annual tour through the Netherlands and Belgium.
As well as Mirza, Ulissi will be joined by fellow Italian riders Filippo Ganna and Manuele Mori, Ben Swift from the UK, Jan Polanc from Slovenia and the young Belarussian star, Alexandr Riabushenko. The team will be guided by an Italian duo of Sports Directors, Daniele Righi and Marco Marzano.
Commenting ahead of the ......read more
Third annual trip witnesses largest team to date with expanded categories to U14
High Performance Centre Talents will compete against LaLiga’s Top Youth Clubs
Talents one step closer to a professional football career
Dubai, UAE, August 09, 2018: du LaLiga High Performance Centre - the platform for top talent selected by LaLiga scouts through du Football Champions, announced that a selection of its top talents for the 2017-2018 season, arrived in Spain today for the coveted annual 21-day Scouting Camp, consisting of intensive training and competitive matches against some of LaLiga’s top youth teams including Sevilla FC and Malaga FC. Scouts from LaLiga will be present at training sessions and matches on the lookout for talents to invite for trials.
The third annual du LaLiga HPC trip ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 09, 2018: The team of Road To Awareness (R2A) cyclists have crossed the finish line after pedaling just under 600 kilometres across the Western Cape in South Africa for charity. The team of local and international riders set-off from The Westin Hotel in Cape Town on Thursday 2nd August and spent the next three days experiencing the best of the beautiful Western Cape while firmly seated on a bicycle saddle.
The R2A cycle challenge forms part of a series of key events initiated by Marriott International to raise funds for charities across the Middle East and Africa. This year, the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation has been selected as the R2A beneficiary in South Africa, while in other markets the partners are Al Jalila Foundation (UAE), Disabled Children’s Association (KSA), King Hussein Cancer ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 09 August 2018: With the summer holidays almost over, there’s just enough time to squeeze in some extra fun at Modhesh World, one of the region’s largest indoor entertainment and amusement facilities in the UAE, before heading back to school. Modhesh World will be celebrating the last few weeks of summer fun with cake, balloons and lots of prizes with the “Back to School” party, whilst still offering a wide range of activities to keep your kids engaged, active and learning through exciting activities.
From 9 to 16 August, all children and families are invited to join the fun at Modhesh World and take part in the daily “Back to School” raffle draw, where everyone who spends AED 300 between 10am and 5pm can participate in the grand raffle to win amazing Jumbo Electronic ......read more
Kids classes at James & Alex Dance Studios - September 8th to December 20th
Dubai, UAE, August 09, 2018: Children easily develop an inner feel for music allowing them to effortlessly create a harmony be-tween dance movements that are elegant, accurate and beautiful. Dance is a wonderful form of self-expression that builds confidence in any child during their growing-up years.
The James & Alex Dance Studios provide special children-focused dance courses that are both ed-ucational and fun. Available courses include Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Tap, Musical Theatre, Dance Fusion and Acrobatics & Flex.
Dress code wise, all children would be required to adhere to a strict dress code for each class. All the required uniforms will be available at the James and Alex shop, located at the studio, with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 09, 2018:
Youth x Hub: Calligraphy Basics
Instructor: Majid Alyousef
Join the renowned Majid Alyousef on an adventure into calligraphy covering its development, tools and scripts. In a series of exercises, learn the right way to hold a pen and create basic shapes, alphabets and connecting letters to make words. Come to the workshop with a word or short phrase that you would like to practice with.
Time: 10 AM - 1 PM
Location: Youth x Hub, Emirates Towers, Dubai
September 15,22, 29
Introduction to Arabic Calligraphy
Instructor: Majid Alyousef
The workshop will introduce the participants to the history and practice of calligraphy, with extensive presentation of the letter forms, shapes and anatomy. Participants will work throughout the course to develop their own ......read more
Award-winning theme park rolls out a 5-day calendar of festivities, featuring the park’s first ever culinary celebration, diverse cultural entertainment and thrilling rollercoaster fun for the entire family
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 8 August 2018: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the region’s leading theme park in the heart of Yas Island, is set to roll out an exciting line-up of culturally-inspired entertainment, and the first-ever fusion food concept to mark the Eid Al-Adha celebrations taking place at the park from August 22-26, 2018.
The family festivities will complement the guest experience at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, which combines thrilling rides and attractions such as record-breaking rollercoasters and adventures, to present an unforgettable day at the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 08, 2018: If you are looking for a bagful of surprises and delights, get to THE LITTLE THINGS. A hidden treasure trove of unique offering located in one of the biggest malls of the world - Dubai Mall, offering a wide range of exclusive gifts, novelties, toys to other most creative items you can find. Here are some may want to grab before they are gone.
Tokidoki X Marvel gift collection
Don’t miss the stunning Tokidoki X Marvel collection featuring avengers.
Cube It Blind Box Series
Collect, connect and stack these funny, loving characters into boxes.
Shopkins Season 4 Pack
Have shelves of fun with the new irresistible Season 4 Shopkins Pack
Nixies Color Changing Mermaid with Pet
Grab the Nixies Mermaids that move through water ......read more
Authors give away signed copies to visitors of São Paulo International Book Fair
Dubai, UAE, August 07, 2018: It is the first time that the works of 13 prominent contemporary Emirati authors have been translated to Portuguese and made available to the community of readers, book lovers and cultural enthusiasts in Latin America. Led by Sharjah, this translation initiative forms part of the emirate’s cultural exchange programme marking its selection as the first guest of honour São Paulo International Book Fair.
Visitors streamed in at the Sharjah Pavilion’s book-signing corner to receive the first copies of the Portuguese translations signed by their authors themselves. The translated titles feature poetry collections, novels, academic titles on the UAE’s and the Arab region’s ......read more
During its participation at São Paulo International Book Fair
Dubai, UAE, August 06, 2018: The unique Sharjah-based initiative to publish 1,001 first-edition Arabic books in two years, ‘1001 Titles’ has participated in the 25th edition of São Paulo International Book Fair, as part of a big Sharjah delegation, which is currently in the bustling Brazilian metropolis to celebrate the emirate’s selection as the book fair’s first guest of honour.
As part of its presence, ’1001 Titles’ organised a panel discussion yesterday (Sunday) titled ‘Fiction Stories in UAE and Brazil’. Featuring Majd Al Shehhi, Manager of ‘1001 Titles’; Tamer Saeed, Managing Director of the Kalimat Group; Antonio Ervan, from the Brazilian Cortiz Publishing House, the session ......read more
A selection of Emirati marine heritage songs performed at Sao Paulo International Book Fair
Dubai, UAE, August 04, 2018: Emirati composer and song writer, Taresh Al Hashimi, played the UAE’s traditional Oud music to a large international audience of music lovers and cultural enthusiasts in Brazil. His performance took place at the 25th edition of Sao Paulo International Book Fair, which is running from 3-12 August. His music forms part of the cultural programme that celebrates Sharjah as the book fair’s guest of honour.
Through his musical pieces, Al Hashimi brought to the audience the dreams of the UAE’s seas and narrated stories of the country’s strong marine heritage – an age when pearl divers and fishermen depended on the sea for their survival. His songs depicted their tales, starting ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 02, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ Fabio Aru is back in action, this time in Poland as he looks to build on his top 10 General Classification(GC) place at the Tour de Wallonie. The Italian Champion last rode in the Tour of Poland in 2015, achieving a fifth place after seven days of competition. This year, the UCI World Tour stage race forms part of Aru’s preparation for the Vuelta and features favourable parcours for the skilled climber.
Joining Aru on the tour will be Italian team mates Valerio Conti, Edward Ravasi and Simone Consonni, alongside former World Champion Rui Costa, Sven Erik Bystrom and Polish rider, Przemyslaw Niemiec. The team will be guided by an Italian duo of Sports Directors, Daniele Righi and Mario Scirea.
Commenting ahead of the race, Aru said: “I will ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 1, 2018: Summer is here – and so is the ice-cream man! To escape the blistering temperatures, Dubai Parks and Resorts, the largest multi-themed leisure and entertainment destination in the Middle East, is giving out as many as 2,000 free ice creams to kids and families in select neighbourhoods across Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain for two weeks, until 13 August.
The destination, comprising four separate parks MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, LEGOLAND® Dubai, BOLLYWOOD PARKS™ Dubai and LEGOLAND® Water Park, have a roaming ice cream van distributing fruit ice lollies and soft ice creams. The van started travelling across select communities in Dubai from July 31 and will continue until 6 August and will visit Abu Dhabi from 7 to 13 August as well as Al Ain from 10 to 11 August.
To check if ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 01, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ Dan Martin is wasting little time getting back onto his bike following a successful Tour de France, as he pulls on the team’s jersey this weekend for the Clasica de San Sebastián (4 August). Martin, who picked up a top 10 General Classification (GC) finish and the award for the most combative rider at the Tour following his impressive attacking performances, will look to capitalise on his good form and become the first Irishman to win the one day race.
Joining Martin in the Basque Country will be team mates Kristijan Durasek, Diego Ulissi, Alexandr Riabushenko, Manuele Mori, Jan Polanc and newly crowned Norwegian National Champion, Vegard Stake Laengen. The riders will be guided by highly experienced Spaniard, Matxin Joxean Fernandez, who has ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Sharjah, 30 April, 2018 – Jana Mohammed, a 12-year-old Emirati student from ISCS, Nad Al Sheba, Dubai, was recently awarded first prize in UAE and third in GCC for reciting five different sections of the Holy Quran at the Sheikha Hessa Bint Mohammad Al Nahyan Award.
The award ceremony was held at Al Bayt Mitwahid Association in Abu Dhabi for the ......read more
April 30, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: UAE Team Emirates’ Alexander Kristoff will step up as team leader once again at a race he has dominated during its last three iterations. The Norwegian sprinter has now stood on the top step of the Eschborn Frankfurt podium three times, winning the race in 2014, 2016 and 2017.
Kristoff will be supported by a strong team, which includes his fellow ......read more
Global Village Celebrates Its Most Successful Season Ever; New 23rd Season to Launch on 30 October 2018.
Global Village Celebrates Its Most Successful Season Ever; New 23rd Season to Launch on 30 October 2018.
Yas Waterworld’s CineSplash is an immersive attraction introducing a unique 5D water experience with water flooding into the attraction for the first time in the region
Abu Dhabi, 26 April 2018: Miral, the creator of Abu Dhabi’s destinations, announced today that a unique CineSplash experience will open in June 2018 in Yas Waterworld, Abu ......read more
Enlightening sessions on day one pay tribute to the role of women in the country’s development
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 26 April, 2018 – In the presence of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance, The Sea of Culture Foundation’s Literary Salon, one of the showpiece events at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2018, today got ......read more
Previously shortlisted and longlisted Jordanian-Palestinian novelist Ibrahim Nasrallah wins 2018 Prize
His novel, The Second War of the Dog, is set in a future world
Dubai, UAE, April 25, 2018: The Second War of the Dog by Ibrahim Nasrallah was tonight, Tuesday 24 April 2018, announced as the winner of the 11th International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF).
The novel, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 April 2018: Meraas, a leading Dubai-based holding company, launched a series of complimentary photography workshops as part of its annual Urban Pixels photography competition, held in collaboration with the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage.
This year’s ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: The Dubai Sports Council’s pavilion at SportAccord 2018 in Bangkok has emerged as one of the top draws at the annual expo, attracting some of the sport industry’s biggest names.
A four-member delegation representing DSC and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award has travelled to the Thailand capital for this year’s ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2018: Flamengo’s Reinier Jesus Carvalho, the leading goal-scorer at the 8th Hamdan Bin Mohammed U16 International Football Championship, is hoping to keep his form going in Thursday’s final against Real Madrid and help his team return home as champions.
Flamengo, the Brazil U16 champions, have looked in a league of their own at the Dubai Police ......read more
Dubai – 16 April 2018: Dubai Customs took part in the Think Science Fair 2018, held from April 16 to 18 at Dubai World Trade Centre under the patronage of HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Foreign Minister.
Such events like Think Science Fair are highly important to Dubai Customs which looks at knowledge and innovation as pillars to develop and thrive ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 April 2018: One of the most anticipated days at the du Football Champions - the national semi-finals, took place on Saturday where the 48 strongest youth football teams from Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Northern Emirates and Dubai faced off for the first time to secure their place in the finals of du Football Champions taking place at Dubai Mall on 20th ......read more
15 April 2018 - Dubai, UAE – In a night filled with anticipation at the U16 & U14 finals of the UAE FA Academy league, du LaLiga HPC met their counterparts from City FC in both categories in the decisive battle to be crowned the strongest youth team in the nation.
In the U16 category, du LaLiga HPC outplayed the boys in red from City FC from the opening ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 12, 2018: UAE Team Emirates Dan Martin will be looking to secure his first win for the team as the Irishman leads a strong line up to tackle the Amstel Gold Race this Sunday (15th April). Martin, who joined the UAE outfit for the 2018 season, will be hoping to prove his fitness ahead of the upcoming Liège - Bastogne – Liège, a race he knows well having taken home the ......read more
Zenofer Fathima and Bollywood actor Mukul Dev play lead roles in short film about friendship
Shot and set in Dubai, Indian movie reaffirms that UAE has a flourishing media and entertainment industries
Dubai, UAE, April 11, 2018: The independent film ‘Selfie’ debuts today with an exclusive screening at Marriott Hotel in Al Jaddaf, Dubai. A short film ......read more
Under the theme “Spirit of Innovation”
The Submission Deadline for Ideas Arabia Competition is 12th April 2018
Go Global! Ideas Arabia gives winners of 2 categories – Executive Leadership & Idea of the Year, a unique opportunity to compete globally in ‘The Global Award’ competition 2019”.
Leaders and experts will gather for two-day ......read more
DEAL (Dubai Entertainment Amusement & Leisure) 2018 is expected to attract a lot of Saudi Investors looking for opportunities in the entertainment Industry. With recent social reforms in the Kingdom, Saudi Arabia has opened its entertainment industry after many years and has pledged to invest USD 64 billion over the next decade. Many people from around the world will be looking at making the ......read more
Cooking, journalism, poetry and innovation contests to be held during SCRF 2018
Sharjah, 9 April 2018: Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF), organised by Sharjah Book Authority, has launched four competitions on cooking, news reporting, poetry and innovation during its 10th edition, which will take place at Expo Centre Sharjah from April 18-28.
The contests are designed to ......read more
9th April, Dubai, UAE: The first qualifier of 2018 Nations Tour presented by OMEGA concluded on 5 April at the Address Montgomerie Golf Club, Dubai, with a thrilling finish between the top three qualifying teams.
The two-ball tournament and Net Stableford aggregate score format saw Caroline Rosentock and Karin Schmedes from Team Germany take the first place on a countback in the ......read more
Dubai, 9 April 2018 – Global Village, the region’s first multicultural festival park, and family destination for culture, shopping and entertainment, closed the gates on its biggest ever season on 7th of April 2018. The successful season 22 ended with a record breaking attendance of more than 6 million guests over its 158 days of operation achieved while successfully ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 7, 2018: UAE Team Emirates has announced another strong line-up for one of the biggest races of the UCI World Tour season, Paris–Roubaix, as the group of riders look to beat the formidable ‘Hell of the North’. The majority of the team have already participated in races in northern Europe, with the exception of one, Roberto Ferrari, who comes in to replace ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 5, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ Alexandr Riabushenko produced a scintillating ride on Wednesday evening to snatch second place in stage three of the Vuelta al País Vasco. The young Belarusian, who joined the side as a trainee in 2017, was unlucky to not take first place after a thrilling bunched sprint finish, which saw Jay McCarthy (Bora-Hansgrohe) claim the stage ......read more
Consolidating the values and principles of the late Sheikh Zayed in the minds and souls of future generations in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 02 April 2018: Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has supported the ‘Zayed Painting Contest 2018’, which was launched by Infinity ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 1, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ Yousif Mirza sealed a UAE National Championship double, after the Emirati finished first in the Time Trial event on Saturday afternoon, adding to his record-breaking Road Race victory last weekend. The win – his third consecutive in the UAE National Championship Time Trial – adds to what is becoming a remarkable season for the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 31, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ European Champion Alexander Kristoff is hoping he can cause an upset at the upcoming Tour of Flanders and rediscover the form that saw him win the 2015 edition. The Norwegian has finished in the top 10 in each of his last five appearances in this race and goes into it with hopes of replicating his early season form that saw him pick up ......read more
Saudi Arabia’s Al Shegawi wins T2 crown in Nissan Patrol, Spaniards capture buggies title, Dutchman Koolen is crowned quads champion
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 31 March, 2018: Czech driver Martin Prokop and Chilean rider Pablo Quintanilla completed their paths to victory in the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge powered by Nissan today, avoiding any late dramas as the event ......read more
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - Media OutReach - 26 March 2018 - ITV Choice kicks off April with an extraordinary new game show, Change Your Tune. Hosted by Baz Ashmawy, this unique singing competition challenges five truly terrible singers to 'change their tune'. In front of a live studio audience, contestants start the show by displaying just how bad they really are, before undergoing weeks of ......read more
27 March, 2018, Dubai, UAE: Emirates Post Group (EPG) organised reading activities supporting the ‘UAE Reading Month’ initiative. The initiative launched in 2016, under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and reinforced by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 27 March 2018 – The highly anticipated Dubai knockouts stage of the official UAE Schools & Streets Cups, the nations official youth football tournament, saw a fantastic line up of the strongest Dubai Schools and Streets Cups teams competing for the few remaining spots in the national semi-finals of du Football Champions, where they will meet their ......read more
Dubai, 27 March 2018: Wondering what to do over the weekend to keep the kids entertained? Head over to Golden Mile Galleria which will transform into a colourful carnival with a host of thrilling skills-based games, live entertainment and mouthwatering food for two consecutive weekends: 30/31 March and 6/7 April.
Children will be enthralled by a full carnival atmosphere with ......read more
DUBAI – March 26, 2018: The grand finale of the 13th edition of Spinneys Cup Championship, organised by UAE Equestrian & Racing Federation, witnessed a record crowd of 2,600 enthusiasts at the Desert Palm Polo Club in Dubai. Riders and horses from Al Habtoor Polo Club, Dubai Equestrian & Polo Club, Jebal Ali Equestrian Club, Al Ruwayyah Equestrian Club, Team Z7 joined ......read more
Czech driver takes lead on dramatic Nissan stage as Chilean rider moves ahead in battle of the bikes
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 26 March, 2018: Czech driver Martin Prokop and Chilean rider Pablo Quintanilla were the big winners today as the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge powered by Nissan served up a potent reminder of how difficult it is to find a path to victory in this ......read more
The festival will host renowned local and international authors, celebrities and social media influencers
Sharjah, March 26, 2018: The Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF), will run from 18-28 April 2018 at the Sharjah Expo Centre. The cultural festival will feature an array of cultural activities, artistic shows, educational, recreational and sporting events and ......read more
Dubai, March 25, 2018: His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, witnessed the season finale by attending the 11th Saluki Championship finals today, Sunday 25th of March. The Saluki Championship organised by Hamdan bin Mohammed Heritage Centre (HHC) was held in Al Marmoum (Circle 11) in Dubai.
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan, watched the ......read more
Colourful Year of Zayed art activation features paintings inspired by the life and legacy of the UAE’s founding father
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 25 March 2018: This Dubai Art Season, Al Seef has partnered with the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) to host The Tale of Zayed through Art, an exclusive Year of Zayed event, as an extension of the annual ......read more
Al Nabouda: The competition aims to highlight the values of the Founding Father, which are the foundation of our nation and remain instilled in us today
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 March 2018: Dubai Culture & Arts Authority’s (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has launched a ‘Best Book Cover Design’ ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 24, 2018: Searching for ways to keep your kids active and entertained this spring holiday? Then look no further than Aventura Parks. Dubai’s first adventure park is dedicated to giving children and adults the opportunity to experience the great outdoors, zip-lining through the natural Ghaf forest of Mushrif Park and testing mental and physical agility all whilst ......read more
Come and see Elsa, Moana and Simba on the Helipad Cinema
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 March 2018: After proving a huge success to date, Dubai’s first ever Cinema on a Helipad at Dubai Festival City will be screening some of the best Disney films each weekend until 14th April.
Following the comedy film ‘All Nighter’ ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2018: LAURIE SEGALL, CNN SENIOR TECHNOLOGY CORRESPONDENT: I want to start with just a basic question, Mark. What happened? What went wrong?
MARK ZUCKERERG, FACEBOOK CEO: So this was a major breach of trust, and I’m really sorry that this happened. You know, we have a basic responsibility to protect people's ......read more
Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, 22 March 2018: Saif Al Ameri not only finished in second and first place in the two races of Round 6 of last weekend’s TRD 86 Cup, but his total points tally means he has won the championship outright.
As the drivers lined up for the final time in the 2017-18 season – the fourth in its history – Saif Al Ameri bravely fought off the ......read more
The new edition of ArtMap provides full information on Dubai Art Season 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 March 2018: Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has launched the 27th edition of ArtMap, which celebrates the Authority’s 10th anniversary. ArtMap is published bi-annually in ......read more
UAE - March 21, 2018: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance, Honorary Chairman of the University Leadership Consortium and BUNYAN Initiative for the Capacity-Building of the Youth, the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development successfully signed a strategic agreement with the University Leadership Consortium (ULC), a capacity-building and ......read more
Five international artists reveal new artworks this week, created at in5 as part of Art Dubai’s first residency programme
Dubai-UAE: 21 March, 2018 – Throughout March, and in support of propelling the UAE onto the international stage as a leading hub for the arts, in5, an enabling platform for entrepreneurs and start-ups launched by TECOM Group, which seeks to nurture ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 21 March 2018 – In the final week of the Dubai group stages of duFC’s official UAE Schools & Streets Cups, teams battled it out in their final efforts to top their groups and get one step closer to the du Football Champions Finals.
In the nation’s only international scouting tournament, LaLiga scouts were also on the lookout for the top ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 March 2018: Al-Futtaim Toyota, leader in sustainable mobility since 2008, sees around 50% increase in the number of participants in the 4th UAE edition of the 12th global Toyota Dream Car Art Contest.
Over 2,000 children aged 5 to 15 from 45 UAE schools have participated in Toyota’s global initiative, designed to encourage design of future ......read more
Mariam Al Zaabi finishes in first place in her division of 1,500 meter race at New York University Abu Dhabi
York University Abu Dhabi
20 March 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE long-distance runner Mariam Al Zaabi brought the crowd to their feet with a heart-warming and gold medal-winning effort in the 1,500-meter race at New York University Abu Dhabi.
Day two of the Special Olympics IX MENA Games Abu ......read more
Competition organised in collaboration with Dubai Design & Fashion Council
Dubai-UAE: 20 March, 2018 – Home Centre, the region’s leading home retailer, is set to launch a design competition in collaboration with the Dubai Design & Fashion Council (DDFC) for young and emerging talent in the region.
With the aim of promoting art and design, the contest ......read more
Athlete’s mother, Umm Saleh, says Special Olympics has helped to boost her son’s self-confidence around others as well as his enthusiasm for sport
20 March 2018, Abu Dhabi: Umm Saleh fills with pride each time her son rolls a bowling ball to record another game-winning strike. Saleh Al Marri dominates the lanes wherever he plays. The 24-year-old Emirati is a bowling sensation ......read more
The ‘Saudi House’ promotes cultural cooperation and collaboration between the UAE and the KSA in line with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 March 2018: SIKKA Art Fair 2018, a flagship event of Dubai Art Season and the first annual initiative of its kind focused on supporting and showcasing Saudi, ......read more
Formula one champion Lewis Hamilton races to ceremony to deliver trophy
Ceremony hosted by Trevor Noah and included a musical performance by Jennifer Hudson
Dubai, UAE; 19 March 2018: Andria Zafirakou, an art and textiles teacher from Alperton Community School, Brent, London, has been named as the winner of the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher ......read more
Top shooters touted as future Olympians
2500 contestants competed for 4 days
Dubai, 18th March 2018: An Emirati woman grabbed first place at the 18th Fazza Open Championship for Shooting (Saktoun Rifle) after seeing tough competition from veteran rifle shooters in the region and overcoming windy condition on Saturday at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Shooting Range in Ruwayyah, ......read more