Pavilion of Iraq at the 17th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia
VENUE: Reale Società Canottieri Bucintoro, Dorsoduro 263, 30123 Venezia
OPEN: Tues – Sat, 11.30 – 15.30
EXHIBITOR: Rashad Salim
COMMISSIONER: Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Antiquities, Iraq
CURATOR: Safina Projects
PAVILION PILOTS: Community Jameel & CULTURUNNERS
May 05, 2021: In 2021 Iraq participates for the first time ever in the International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, with artist Rashad Salim’s project ‘Ark Re-imagined: the Expeditionary Pavilion’. This year also marks the Centenary of the founding of the modern state of Iraq. Curated by Safina Projects, and with Community Jameel ......read more
April 28, 2021: 62 source and outbound markets represented in-person at Arabian Travel Market, including Jordan, KSA, Germany, Italy, Russia, Greece, Thailand, Malaysia, Maldives and Cyprus
A total of 62 countries will be represented on the exhibition floor this year at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, which takes place in-person at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) on Sunday 16 to Wednesday 19 May.
Now in its 28th Year, the region’s largest travel and tourism showcase has attracted key exhibitors from inbound and outbound markets such as the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, UK, China, Germany, Russia, Greece, Egypt, Cyprus, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Maldives, the Philippines, Thailand and the US.
“This is an impressive response from travel and tourism organisations across all travel sectors, given ......read more
• Health & safety top priorities for organisers
• In-person event taking place at DWTC on 16-19 May 2021
• ATM Virtual on 24-26 May aimed at participants who can’t travel to Dubai
• Middle East tourism professionals optimistic about rapid recovery of industry
• Trade registrations are now open
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - April 14, 2021: Arabian Travel Market (ATM) has reconfirmed that the 2021 edition of its annual showcase, will go-ahead in-person at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) on Sunday 16 to Wednesday 19 May, as final preparations are being put in place, in particular health and safety.
In addition to Reed Exhibitions’ Global COVID-19 ‘Safety Shows’ Health & Safety strategy, ATM is working ......read more
7 artists from different part of the world are exhibiting their artwork at the iconic Gold Souk
Open air art exhibition, inspired from Dubai Art season
United Arab Emirates - April 06, 2021: In line with the pioneering vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid to transform Dubai in to city of art and artists, Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group in association with the Dubai Police and artist F.man took a step to transform his vision in to action, converting the iconic Gold Souk in to an open-air museum. The exhibition commenced yesterday will continue till 25th April 2021.
After F.man painted ‘the Transformation Wall’ 120 x 4 meter in Al Warqa, she was invited by Dubai Police to bring her light and vision on the Gold Souk, a historical part of Dubai, also the bustling trading core of Gold, ......read more
Dubai- United Arab Emirates, 5 April 2021: His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman & CEO of Emirates Group and Chairman of Dubai Airports officially inaugurated today the 26th edition of Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conference and Exhibition – DUPHAT, the biggest pharmaceutical event in the Middle East and North Africa region, dedicated to pharmacy professionals. The event takes place at the Dubai World Trade Centre, and runs until the 7th of April, DUPHAT brings together top pharmacy professionals, researchers, and experts under one roof, and provides a unique platform that facilitates learning and business opportunities through exploring and exchanging of knowledge about the latest breakthroughs, new advances in drug design and ......read more
Malaysia at EXPO 2020 DUBAI
· Net Zero Carbon pavilion on 1,234.05 sq. metres
· Concept an architectural marvel to provide visitors a sublime experience of Man-Nature symbiotic relationship
United Arab Emirates - March 31, 2021: Malaysia today unveiled the details of the unique 'Rainforest Canopy’ concept at its EXPO 2020 country pavilion, highlighting its commitment to sustainability.
Addressing a press conference, the Malaysian Ambassador to the UAE, H.E Mohd Tarid Sufian said, the pavilion spanning an area of 1,234.05 sq. metres, is the first Net Zero Carbon initiative at Expo 2020, and is an architectural marvel blending esoteric design with animation elements to provide a sublime experience of Man-Nature relationship to ......read more
Dubai- United Arab Emirates, 15 March 2021: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Her Excellency Hessa Bint Essa Buhumaid, Minister of Community Development, officially inaugurated today the 17th edition of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition ‘DIHAD’ at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center, accompanied by a number of officials and prominent figures in the humanitarian field. Held under the theme ‘Aid and Coronavirus, a Focus on Africa’, the 3-day premier humanitarian gathering in Dubai is highlighting the current calamities facing the continent of Africa, and exploring ways to address and resolve them.
The opening ceremony began with a ......read more
The annual food festival will run from 25 March – 17 April 2021, shining the spotlight on Dubai’s diverse culinary scene
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1 March 2021: Dubai Food Festival (DFF), the annual culinary celebration, has announced updated dates for this year’s festival, from 25 March – 17 April 2021, with a calendar full of food-related concepts representative of Dubai’s rich gastronomy scene.
Organised by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), this year’s festival will feature an exciting line-up of bespoke dining experiences and gastronomic activities, including Etisalat Beach Canteen, Dubai Restaurant Week, Hidden Gems and Foodie Experiences; showcasing the best of Dubai’s diverse food offering.
Now in its eighth year, this year’s DFF will focus on four ......read more
Consultant points to how GCC sector can thrive in new normal at Gulfood Innovation Summit
Online content creators must be ‘objective’
United Arab Emirates - February 25, 2021: One of the biggest challenges facing the region’s food service industry is not the competition from a “crowded space” but a resurgence in people staying home and taking enjoyment in cooking their own food, Stavik Jaitly, consultant, Frost and Sullivan, told attendees at day three of the Gulfood Innovation Summit 2021.
In a thought-provoking session titled ‘Hospitality & Food Service in GCC: Ready for the Boom After the Bust’, Jaitly acknowledged how the COVID-19 pandemic has changed how the industry operators, with border closures, supply chain disruptions, reduced purchasing power and ......read more
Al Maya Group are exhibiting in Gulfood 2021, the Region’s Premier Food and Beverage show in C6-20, Hall 6.
Al Maya is one of the largest importers of confectionary from Italy, importing a large number of products from France, said Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group.
Research shows food safety, waste and sustainability emerged as key concerns when making purchasing decisions
United Arab Emirates - February 24, 2021: Consumers want the F&B sector to focus on improving food safety, switch to sustainable packaging and put greater emphasis on tackling food waste, according to a new study released at Gulfood 2021, the world’s most competitive global sourcing platform, which runs at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) until Thursday 25 February.
Tetra Pak, a world-leading food processing and packaging solutions company, unveiled the findings of its latest consumer survey during a session titled ‘The Evolution of Consumer Behaviour’ at the all-new Market Society Workshops, full day of content featuring some of the biggest names in business.
The latest ......read more
UAE industry to grow to AED 14 billion from AED 10 billion in 2020 in the next five years; MEA industry valued at AED 300 billion
Dubai – Feb 23, 2021: The world’s leading manufacturer of disposable food packaging products in the Middle East, Hotpack Global, with an annual Group turnover of AED 950 million said that the COVID-19 outbreak presented an unprecedented growth opportunity to the industry, currently valued at AED 300 billion in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) market alone.
In a statement issued on the sidelines of Gulfood 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), Hotpack said that in the context of the exponentially rising demand for hygienic and sustainable packaging products, the Group is eyeing further expansion across global markets. Currently, it has operations in 12 countries in ......read more
ITA states significant margin for growth exists for Italian food producers to further tap the UAE market
• In the first 11 months of 2020, despite the general decrease of Italian agri-food exports to the UAE due to the pandemic, some Italian products continued to grow: pasta went up by 30%, flour and pastry products by 17% and cereals by 13%".
• Masterclasses on food wastage by Michelin Star Chefs at ITAlian Food Lab encourages responsible consumption and production
Dubai, UAE - February 22, 2021: As Italy retains its position as one of the top exporters of agri-food to the UAE, Italian food products like pasta, confectionery, chocolate, cheese and olive oil, on display at Italian Trade Agency’s (ITA) ‘ITAlian Food Lab’ in Gulfood captured the interest of ......read more
- Virtual trade mission-focused on developing stronger and broader trade relations between the UAE and emerging African markets.
- Dubai Chamber engaged with public and private stakeholders with the aim of facilitating UAE-Africa economic cooperation in new sectors of mutual interest.
United Arab Emirates - February 22, 2021: Africa is the destination for future investments and a region in which Islamic finance could and, indeed, should thrive, Omar Khan, Director of International Offices, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry said during the Dubai Week in Africa 2021 Virtual Expo.
The virtual event, organised by the UAE Trade Centre, aimed to build resilient trade relations between the UAE and Kenya by hosting inspiring panel discussions on vibrant business segments like export and ......read more
Saeed Bin Subaih, General Manager of homegrown Camel Milk Producer Camelicious, says show’s unique ability to reconnect global industry and offer full spectrum of business opportunities makes Gulfood a must-attend event
First global live in-person F&B event of 2021 is taking place under proven and stringent safety and hygiene protocols in coordination with local authorities
Dubai, UAE – 22 FEBRUARY 2021: The return of Gulfood – the most competitive global sourcing platform – and first live, in-person F&B event in almost 12 months, has come at a crucial time for the industry to reconnect, do business and reignite dialogue on the way forward, according to Camelicious, the UAE camel milk producer, which is eager to demonstrate its innovation to the world after a challenging year for ......read more
• F&B companies represent 5.5% of companies operating within DAFZA
• A platform to highlight the facilities, infrastructure, customs services and business incentives that DAFZA provides to companies
• Al Hammadi: DAFZA’s strategic location affirmed its effectiveness in supporting companies within the F&B sector to respond faster to the market challenges and requirements
DUBAI, UAE - 21 February 2021: Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) announced its participation in the 26th edition of Gulfood 2021. The region's largest event of its kind, which is taking place at Dubai World Trade Center between 21-25 February.
Through its participation, DAFZA will showcase the services and incentives it provides to the multinational companies in the F&B sector. It will also ......read more
Dubai, 21 February 2021: Dubai Municipality participates in the 26th edition of Gulfood, the largest food and hospitality exhibition in the world, which is being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from February 21 to 25, under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance and Chairman of Dubai Municipality. The Municipality showcases its most prominent preparations and readiness for Expo 2020 and the advanced services it provides in the field of food safety.
Khalid Sharif Al Awadhi, CEO of Health, Safety and Environment Sector said that the Municipality’s participation in the exhibition will mainly focus on foodstuff traders and suppliers in order to introduce them to the prominent services provided by Dubai Municipality, as 85 countries are participating in the ......read more
First live industry gathering for 12 months opens 21 February with 2,500 companies from 85 countries eager to kickstart world food trade at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)
Exceptional participation from entire industry ecosystem: Ministers and national trade delegations; more than 110 of the biggest names in F&B and business delivering valuable insights and ‘new normal’ perspectives
Dubai, UAE – 20 FEBRUARY 2021: Gulfood 2021, the unmissable, first in-person global F&B event in almost a year, will deliver a complete range of business opportunities when it opens tomorrow, (21 February) at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), to 2,500 international food power brands demonstrating new-to-market innovations to capitalise on accelerated shifts in consumer patterns.
The safest and most competitive global ......read more
Brazil pavilion maintains its traditional presence at the leading expo ensuring safety in line with the Dubai COVID-19 norms
Dubai - 18 February, 2021: Brazil today said its pavilion at the upcoming Gulfood 2021 will have a large contingent of 42 companies showcasing the country’s best-in-class food and beverage products.
Brazilian companies will be taking part at Gulfood 2021 which opens on February 21, 2021 and will run till February 25, under the auspices of the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil).
Mr. Marcio Rodrigues, the Agribusiness Manager of Apex-Brasil said: “Brazil today is the largest producer and exporter of Halal protein in the world, we also are the second largest exporter of agricultural products to the Middle East. Only in 2020 the Brazilian exportation ......read more
• More than 120 Italian companies are participating in Gulfood 2021, making the Italian participation one of the largest foreign country presence this year
• ITAlian Food Lab will host Masterclasses by Michelin Star Chefs Norbert Niederkofler and Marco Sacco, live-cooking shows and tasting sessions
• Italy will highlight its initiatives in food sustainability, innovation and diet
Dubai, UAE - February 18 2021: Visitors to the ITAlian Food Lab, organized by Italian Trade Agency (ITA) within the Italian pavilion in Gulfood, will enjoy an emotional, sensory and visual journey of authentic Italian produce and, traditional and modern dishes; all playing homage to Italian food industry’s commitment to authenticity, innovation and sustainability.
During the five days of ......read more
In-person ATM event to take place 16-19 May 2021
Host of additional events in Dubai aimed at stimulating hotel, travel and tourism sectors under an ATM theme that has never been more relevant - ‘A new dawn for travel and tourism’
Reed Exhibitions, organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase in Dubai, has announced the return of Arabian Travel Week (ATW) between 16-26 May 2021.
“This week-long festival of events is dedicated to travel professionals from all over world, to collaborate and shape the recovery of the Middle East travel industry, through exhibitions, conferences, breakfast briefings, awards, product launches and networking events,” Danielle Curtis, Exhibition Director ME, Arabian Travel Market.
“Essentially, Arabian Travel Week will provide a pivotal platform for ......read more
- French products to be spread across two Pavilions (Hall World Food, Sheikh Saeed – Stand S1-M17 & Hall Dairy 3 – Stand F1-19) from February 21 to 25 at DWTC.
- “Taste France Experience” food challenge to discover France’s newest food & drink products.
United Arab Emirates, February 14, 2021: Bhusiness France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, announces its participation at Gulfood 2021 with two pavilions spanning across the Hall Sheikh Saeed – World Food Stand (S1-M17) and the Hall 3 Dairy (Stand F1-19) from the 21st to the 25th of February at Dubai World Trade.
For this exclusive event, “Taste France” pavilions will partner with the major radio presenter and ......read more
February 21st to the 25th – Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – February 10, 2021: La Mandorle, a French company with expertise in the production of organic plant based milks and high nutritional value food solutions since 1989, will be exhibiting its latest products at Gulfood 2021 from February 21st to the 25th at the French Pavilion located in Sheikh Saeed Hall- stand S1-K30. A key highlight will be the showcase of the newest products from La Mandorle’s hero brand, Bebe M. The team leaders will be on the ground to present all the specialties capturing the interest of potential partners from the region.
At Gulfood, La Mandorle will be showing some of its most loved product lines from its flagship brand, Bebe M while also revealing the newest innovations and ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 10, 2021: Expo Dubai India pavilion delegation, led by Indian Ambassador to the UAE and Consul General, visited headquarters and manufacturing plants of Conares, the region’s second-largest steel manufacturer, owned by UAE’s top Indian industrialist, Bharat Bhatia, at Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (JAFZA).
The delegation included His Excellency Shri Pavan Kapoor, Ambassador of India in the UAE; His Excellency Dr Aman Puri, Consul General of India in Dubai; Mr Dilip Chenoy, Secretary General, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), Ms Gunveena Chadha, Asst. Secretary General of FICCI, Mr Praveen Mittal, Director of FICCI and Shri Pankaj Bodkhe of Consul at CGI Dubai.
FICCI is the industry partner of the Indian government for its ......read more
• The pandemic and progressive IT companies have accelerated demand for remote working
• ‘On the go’ bleisure stays increasingly popular with Gen Z singletons, white collar millennials and other digital nomads
January 18, 2021: Hotels throughout the Middle East region are preparing to capitalise on the pent-up global demand for workations, driven in the main by the social restrictions imposed by governments across the world over the past ten months.
According to research conducted as well as commissioned by Reed Travel Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM), many travel experts are expecting a surge in workations in 2021 and beyond, a trend that was apparent in 2019, but one which now has such pent-up demand due to the coronavirus travel ......read more
24-hour Mega Sale held in association with the Department of Economic Development of Abu Dhabi
Exciting programme of celebrations taking place across Yas Island during Eid Al Fitr
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 12 June 2018: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) in association with the Department of Economic Development of Abu Dhabi (DED) has ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 10, 2018: In the esteemed presence of His Excellency Sheikh Fahim Al Qasimi, the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) showcased its newest cohort in front of leading investors, key opinion leaders and heads of government entities, and announced the winner of the $50,000 Accelerator Program Grant at a Ramadan majlis, earlier this week.
The grant was awarded to ......read more
Citywide shopping experience will give shoppers discounts for 24-hours of up to 90% across seven malls to mark the first day of Eid
Abu Dhabi Summer Season to take place from June 21- August 18,
ADSS offers unique line-up of promotions across malls, attractions and hotels as well as entertainment for all the family
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 5 June 2018: The ......read more
June 4, 2018, Dubai, UAE: The elite of world squash are back in Dubai this week to battle it out for one of the most prestigious and fiercely contested titles in the sport, the season-ending PSA Dubai World Series Finals, which will take place at the Emirates Golf Club from 5-9 June.
Only the eight top-ranked players from the PSA Road to Dubai Standings have earned a place at the ......read more
UAE, May 31, 2018 –Following the huge success of the Sharjah Summer Campaign last year, the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) has officially announced the details of the first edition of the Sharjah Summer Festival, an exciting event that will bring families together to participate in a host of fun events. Set to kick off on July 11, 2018 and will end in August ......read more
Abu Dhabi, May 31, 2018/ADNEC/ The Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has revealed plans to develop its Hall 4, one of the spaces being offered for conferences and similar events. The move is aimed at addressing the growing demand for its award-winning venue, the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, as a host for regional and global conferences and corporate events. The planned ......read more
17th edition of International Conference on Space Operations (SpaceOps) 2022 in Dubai will gather leading technologists, scientists, research institutions and operators from the worldwide space industry
MBRSC currently participating in 15th SpaceOps taking place in Marseille, France
Dubai Attracts Premier Global Space Conference Events – both International Aeronautical Congress (IAC) ......read more
Abu Dhabi, May 14, 2018/ADNEC/ Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has announced that it will participate in IMEX 2018, the worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, which will be held from May 15 to May 17, 2018 in Frankfurt, Germany. ADNEC will be participating as part of a delegation representing the tourism sector in Abu Dhabi. The event will attract thousands ......read more
Our wise leadership has always been keen to support several national institutions and constantly aiming to drive the development of various economic and social sectors for the benefit of the country and its citizens, which is reflected in enhancing the emirate’s position globally and making it an ideal destination for hosting international conferences, exhibitions and events.
The ......read more
Zenofer Fathima champions special needs kids to build high self-esteem, took them to the runway for ‘Walk of Confidence’ show
Dubai, UAE, May 13, 2018: With the Holy Month of Ramadan just around the corner, the true spirit of compassion came alive at the just concluded Sambhavana festival, a week-long series of events in Dubai aimed at promoting inclusion for children ......read more
Al Ain, May 12, 20018- The UAE Shooting and Archery Federation will inaugurate on Friday morning the “Year of Zayed Shotgun Championship 2018 Championship”. The official training of the clay pigeon shooters from towers (Skeet) will be held in Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting and Golf Club, while the tournament that is attracting 40 competitors, and is representing various clubs and sports ......read more
Bride Abu Dhabi, supported by Danat Al Emarat Hospital, will provide shoppers and fashionistas with the ultimate shopping experience before the beginning of the Holy month of Ramadan. The event will showcase its extensive collection of the latest Ramadan fashion products like abaya, shiela, kandora, kaftan, jalabeya and hennas and add glitz and glamor to the celebrations.
Bride Abu Dhabi is a ......read more
Exhibition centre to be operated by Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 2, 2018: Dubai Investments PJSC [DFM: DIC], the leading, diversified investments company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary and leading district cooling service provider Emirates District Cooling [Emicool] has been awarded the contract for ......read more
April 30, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: The holistic events agency, Plan b achieves the Guinness World Records title for creating the Most People In A Photo Cut-out Board Picture which was unveiled and showcased at the Middle East Special Event and Exhibition 2018: Awards(MESE) that puts a spotlight and sets it centre-stage in the Events and Exhibition industry.
The Guinness World Records certificate was ......read more
Positive outlook for German tourism
Dubai, 30 April 2018: The German National Tourist Board (GNTB), together with over 20 leading German tourism partners concluded a successful appearance at the Arabian Travel Market 2018, the key travel trade exhibition in the region held at the Dubai World Trade Center from 22-25 April.
For four days, visitors to the German National Tourist ......read more
Dubai, UAE; April 29, 2018: Aligning with the spirit of ‘World Day for Safety and Health at Work’ which falls every April 28, the Tristar Group held its annual Global Safety Day event to create awareness on truck driver safety and daily safety practices at work. The event was celebrated across Tristar’s offices in various countries including the UAE, Oman, Kuwait, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, April 26, 2018/ADNEC/ Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has won the ‘Best Venue’ award for the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre at the 2018 Middle East Special Events and Exhibitions (MESE) Awards, which was held recently at Madinat Jumeirah Hotel in Dubai. The award was given to exhibition centres which have permanent venue structure dedicated to events, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 25, 2018: The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has been named the Best Arts and Cultural Event at the 2018 Middle East Special Event Awards (MESE) which were announced on the 23 April at a glittering ceremony at the Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai.
The Festival, which has just celebrated its 10th anniversary (1-10 March), is one of the leading international literary ......read more
Under the patronage of H.H. Shiekh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, the Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) will host the BETT MEA Leadership Summit, the region’s leading gathering of senior education leaders and international experts, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from April 23rd to 24th 2018. BETT MEA will continue to ......read more
Sharjah, 19 April 2018: Young mechanics attending a workshop on the first day of the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival, running until April 28 at Expo Centre Sharjah, have been learning the ropes – literally – of engineering basics.
The session, part of the ‘Engineering for Kids’ strand of the festival, explained the concepts of mechanics and its ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 19 April 2018: The Art Gallery at NYU Abu Dhabi is pleased to announce a series of upcoming events for all ages as part of the public program of its current exhibition, Permanent Temporariness.
Taking place throughout the duration of the exhibition, all events are free and open to the public.
Details and registration will be on the Art Gallery website ......read more
Participation to build on steady tourism growth as delegation prepares to make key announcements and ink major agreements during the fair
Abu Dhabi, 17 April 2018: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) announced today that it will be participating in the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2018, taking place between 22-25 April in the World Trade Center in ......read more
Beat the hot weather and make the most of Aventura’s extended opening hours from now until the end of the season
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: Calling all adrenaline junkies! If you have already experienced the action-packed Aventura Park during the day, why not make the most of the cooler nights and enjoy an exhilarating zip-line in the Ghaf tree-lined forest in Mushrif ......read more
New single release – Out 13th of April World Wide trough Yellow Rhinestone Records
It’s ‘Sold To Perfection’ – a song that combines Therése’s Swedish and Lebanese heritage, and forms a Scandipop/Arabic pop hybrid. So it’s basically got the amazing melody and poptasticness of Scandinavian pop music, paired with the rhythms and flavours ......read more
Attracting a fresh wave of new investors with exceptional property financing and mortgage deals
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10th April 2018: The International Property Show (IPS), which is currently taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre and will run until 11th April, is offering exclusive bank offers via its Mega Property Sale, which features the Dubai Property Festival (DPF) ......read more
Former Miss Russia Victoria Lopyreva, FIFA World Cup Ambassador and face of Matryoshka Festival, announces the event
City Walk to be transformed into Russian fairytale wonderland during three-day cultural fest
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 08 April 2018: City Walk, the lifestyle destination by Meraas, supported by the Russian Government through the Consulate General of ......read more
Photographer Don Ferdinand Tabbun wins United Arab Emirates National Award
All winners of Awards’ Open competition and National Awards announced today
Images available at www.worldphoto.org/press
Dubai, UAE – 5 April 2018: The Sony World Photography Awards today announced Don Ferdinand Tabbun as the winner of the 2018 United Arab Emirates National Award, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 3, 2018: On 28th Feb 2018 Mr. Vijay Samyani, Managing Director & Founder of the group was presented with the Partners Forum Award 2018 for brands4u by HE Sami Al Qamzi, Director General of Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) for its strategic partnership and support. The event took place at Ritz Carlton Dubai, where brands4u received the accolade. The ......read more
Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding hosts public and private Iftars throughout Ramadan
DUBAI, 3rd April 2018: SMCCU’s Iftars are known and loved for their cultural and peaceful setting, and for offering a unique experience for tourists and residents alike. This year, Iftars will start on Saturday 19th May, and will be held throughout Ramadan daily, ......read more
Take the most out of April, along to the tunes of George Michael and to the flavours of the new menu at the golf club
Dubai UAE, April 2, 2018: There is nothing better than a flavoursome spread, complimented by soulful music, set against a backdrop of sweeping views of the Creek, and Dubai Creek Golf Club has an evening of just that planned for its patrons on the 12th of ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, March 31, 2018: Berets MC, a Dubai based bike club will attempt to highlight autism awareness with the help of several cause supporters and exhibitors for the fourth year in a row by hosting an Autism Awareness Ride at the Dubai Investment Park on April 13th. This event invites children and teachers from local autism schools, bike riders, and the public to ......read more
Diverse cultural event kicks off its third edition with a spectacular fireworks display
Vibrant entertainment, food and beverage, retail and arts events on offer
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 22 March 2018: The Mother of the Nation Festival, organised by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), opens its doors at 4pm today (Thursday), where guests will ......read more
Abu Dhabi, March 21, 2018 /ADNEC/ The Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) signed a strategic sponsorship agreement with Abu Dhabi Ports to launch the Abu Dhabi International Boat Show 2018, which will be held from 17 to 20 October 2018 in association with British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry. The agreement aims ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2018: As part of their initiative to empower women in sports, the Dubai Sports Council, in partnership with Aventura Parks, have announced a brand new women-only obstacle race that will be held next month.
The Aventura Women’s Warrior Challenge will be held on April 7 at the Aventura Ziplining Park inside Mushrif Park and organisers are hoping the ......read more
The region’s ultimate events for Arabian thoroughbreds, and the equine industry, kick off today
Families, aspirant riders and equestrian enthusiasts sports flock to experience pony showing jumping activities, trick riding, petting zoo and a dedicated equestrian art gallery
Dubai, UAE, March 15, 2018: His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE ......read more
Aventura, Dubai’s first ziplining adventure park, presents the inaugural Women’s Warrior Challenge
Dubai, UAE, March 15, 2018: On the 7th April 2018, in celebration of female empowerment, the Aventura Women’s Warrior Challenge will push you to your limits testing your warrior skills and mental and physical aptitude through a series of fun obstacle challenges. To ......read more
Information on public access, venue locations and competition timings
14 March 2018, Abu Dhabi: On Sunday 18th March, Special Olympics IX MENA Games 2018 Abu Dhabi will begin in earnest with more than 1,000 athletes from 31 countries competing across 16 sports.
The entirety of the Games is open to the public to walk-in across all the eight venues, and UAE residents are ......read more
Horse aficionados, youngsters and families will enjoy a range of attractions from the petting zoo to trick riding, heritage village, art gallery, horse auction and more
The one-of-a-kind Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship is the region’s most anticipated competition that judges the beauty and majesty of Arabian thoroughbreds
Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2018: While ......read more
An important scientific research study announced under the title: “Life expectancy and main causes of mortality in the UAE: A systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 1990 – 2016”
Dubai – UAE, 12 March 2018: The second day of Innovation Arabia 11 continued at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, with the active ......read more
Spearheaded by The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, the stand includes a delegation of partners and stakeholders from the emirate’s tourism proposition
Abu Dhabi, 11 March 2018: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) picked up the award for the ‘Best Stand in Middle East Region’ at ITB Berlin in Germany ......read more
Annual Literary Event Concludes Most Successful Edition with Sold-Out Session
Dubai, 11 March, 2018: Following ten days of literary celebrations, the 10th Emirates Airline Festival of Literature concluded on a high with a sold-out session with renowned comedian and bestselling children’s author David Walliams. The event capped off the Festival’s most successful edition, ......read more
Dubai – 10 March 2018: The Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) in conjunction with the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) in Dubai on Thursday concluded the Successful Marriage program for the grooms- and brides-to-be amongst their employees who will participate in the 7th Mass Weeding this year.
The aim of the awareness-raising ......read more
– Meeting to be Opened and Immediately Adjourned on March 6, 2018 –
DUBAI, UAE – March 8, 2018: Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) announced that it is delaying the business of its 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders pursuant to an Interim Order received on March 4, 2018 from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).
To implement this ......read more
Values of Her Highness Shaikha Fatima Bint Mubarak honoured on International Women’s Day
Abu Dhabi, 8 March 2018: Taking place between March 22 to 31 and organised by The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), Mother of the Nation Festival is set to mark International Women’s Day by paying tribute to the values and extensive ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 7 March 2018: His Excellency Sheikh Dr. Majid Sultan Al Qassimi, Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Food Diversity Sector and Director of Animal Development & Health Department at the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, has officially inaugurated AgraME today (6 March), one of the region’s key agribusiness, aquaculture and animal health trade events ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 7 March, 2018 – His Highness Lt General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior of the UAE, today inaugurated the eighth edition of the International Exhibition for National Security and Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2018) that is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice Chairman of ......read more
Dubai, 6 March, 2018: The winners of the Second annual School Librarian of the Year Award were announced by The General Secretariat of The Executive Council of Dubai and The Emirates Literature Foundation. The Award recognises the creative and innovative efforts by librarians working in Public and Private schools in the UAE to promote reading among ......read more
To Be Held at Rise - Dubai Creek Harbor on March 9-10
Organized in cooperation with Emaar Properties and GASTRONOMICA and featuring exciting Kuwaiti Youth Projects
Dubai, 4 March 2018: The Kuwait Business Council in Dubai and the Northern Emirates (KuwaitBC) announces the launch of its first public event this year under the theme #CelebrateKuwait. The entertainment ......read more
The prestigious Cup finished its second day with intense competition at the world-renowned Al Forsan International Sports Resort
3 March 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: The second day of the fifth edition of FBMA International Show Jumping Cup 2018 has concluded with fantastic success for the UAE with a total of 7 wins and places from its most talented equestrian competitors.
Winners and ......read more
Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum,
The 5 star winner of the 1st cycle of the UAE Innovation Award is Borouge Pte Ltd
Dubai, UAE, March 03, 2018: Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline & Group, ......read more