Monday 21 May 2018

Etihad Museum launches teachers pack

Etihad Museum, an entity managed by Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has launched a ‘Teachers Pack’ as part of the educational programmes to celebrate International Museums Day. 


Burj Khalifa plans special LED shows for Ramadan

Emaar Properties, the developer of the iconic Burj Khalifa will be marking Ramadan with two captivating shows that will capture the glazier effects from synchronized music, in a rare symphony of melody and design.    Selected from hundreds of submissions, t


UAE’s electronic media rules to kick in from June

All institutions, companies and individuals who engage in activities of a commercial nature must register with the National Media Council’s (NMC) electronic media regulations before the end of the May 31, a top official said. “The Electronic Media Regulations form an


MBC Group presents TV line-up for Ramadan

MBC Group, a top private multimedia company in region, is presenting a wide range of premium drama productions and comedies, as well as a mix of social, educational and youth-focused programmes during Ramadan. Viewers can expect productions led by a plethora of stars from the Ara


Expo 2020 Dubai convenes World Majlis

Expo 2020 Dubai’s new World Majlis series is bringing together leaders from around the globe to debate on how to create a legacy of meaningful impact that reflects the World Expo’s theme of ‘Connecting minds, Creating the Future’. The World Majlis session,


Bahraini residents gear up for Ramadan

Tomorrow (May 17) will be the first day of Ramadan since the crescent announcing the start of the holy month could not be sighted last night, reported BNA, citing the moon-sighting commitee. Ministries and public departments and offices in the Kingdom will be open from 8 am to 2


Fortune Promoseven celebrates 50th anniversary

Fortune Promoseven (FP7), a full-service advertising company, celebrated its 50th anniversary at an event last night.   The agency,  established in 1968 in Beirut by seven partners who each contributed capital equivalent to $1,000, is part of McCann Worldgr


Vox in deal to set up Imax screens in Saudi Arabia

US-based Imax Corporation and Dubai’s Vox Cinemas, the Middle East’s largest and most rapidly growing cinema exhibitor, have announced a sales agreement for a minimum of four new Imax theatres in Saudi Arabia. Four theatres will be added to new multiplexes in Riyadh a


Five Arab Hope Makers finalists awarded $1.36m

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has honoured five of the finalists of the Arab Hope Makers initiative, awarding each of them Dh5 million ($1.36 million). He also crowned Mahmoud Wahid, from Egypt, as the Winner of 2018


UAE cabinet nod to VAT refunds for expo, conferences

The UAE cabinet has approved a resolution pertaining to the Value Added Tax (VAT) for Conferences and Exhibitions, in line with the government's ongoing efforts to support this sector and to enhance the country's status as a hub for Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions (M

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