• Several comprehensive health check-up packages are available as part of this initiative.
• Marwan Al Mulla: The aim of this initiative is to further bolster the health tourism sector in the Emirate.
• Health tourists can select their health screening package based on their needs, results are provided with 24 to 48 hours.
• Screening time takes between 2 to 6 hours depending on the package selected.
• Packages are mainly aimed for the 25 to 50 years age group, to encourage regular health screening and encourage the concept of preventative healthcare.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - January 31, 2023: Dubai Health Authority
(DHA) announced the launch of Dubai In One Day health tourism initiative during the ongoing Arab Health Exhibition ......read more
Two Judges from 5x Emmy Award-Winning popular TV show Shark Tank
Sharjah, January 30,2023: The Sharjah Investment Forum (SIF) has announced the participation of two renowned investors and judges of the popular reality TV Shark Tank during its 6th edition at the Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre in Sharjah on February 8th and 9th, 2023. Shark Tank stars Daymond John, Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship, appointed by the Obama Administration, and Robert Harjavec, Cybersecurity Advisor for the Government of Canada, and a member of the US Chamber of Commerce Task Force for Cybersecurity, is all set to be in attendance at SIF 2023 offering economic and investment insights to participants at the forum.
The annual event, organized by the Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah), will bring together local and ......read more
• Innovative service package launched to enhance digital health services.
• World-class projects unveiled in cooperation with global companies.
• UAE health authorities showcase national projects at Emirates Health platform.
Dubai, January 31, 2023:
The UAE health authorities have launched a number of innovative health projects at the 48th edition of Arab Health 2023, which kicked off today at the Dubai World Trade Center and will run until February 2.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), the Department of Health—Abu Dhabi (DoH), and the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) are also showcasing a host of innovative initiatives under a single platform dubbed "Emirates Health," bringing together the three entities under one roof.
Some of the projects on ......read more
Passengers expect enhanced travel experiences
Over 200,000 flights a day globally by the mid-2030s
B2B show to meet buyers from over 30 airports
Three exhibitions and two conferences to be hosted
Automation among three key themes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 30, 2023 – Key global airport industry players will showcase their energized enthusiasm at the trend-setting Airport Show in Dubai in May, with three exhibitions and two conferences over three days on its sidelines.
To be held under the continued patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, the 22nd edition of the world’s largest annual airport industry B2B platform will ......read more
Italy is Arab Health’s platinum partner with 160 companies attending the event this week
Dubai, UAE; 30th February 2023: 76 million Euros worth of Italian medical devices and pharmaceutical products were imported into the UAE between January and September 2022. As one of the European excellencies in the biomedical and pharmaceutical sector, Italy is among the favourite UAE trade partners resulting in an increase by 63% of the export into the country.
The Italian Trade Agency (ITA), the Governmental Agency which promotes the Made in Italy in the world according to the guidelilnes of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, is supporting the 160 Italian companies exhibiting at Arab Health 2023 (January 30th- February 2nd, Dubai World Trade Center).
Spread across 4 different Halls: ......read more
Over 2000 male & female cyclists of multi nationalities from UAE & overseas are expected to participate in the 13th edition of the Spinneys Dubai 92 Cycle Challenge, which is qualifying to the Gran Fondo World Championship.
The 92 km cycling challenge will be organized on 19th Feb. 2023 with the support of Dubai Sports Council & the UAE Cycling Federation and under the umbrella of the International Cycling Union.
The Challenge will commence at 06:00 am from Dubai International Stadium in Dubai Sports City, passing through some of the most prominent tourist & sports landmarks in Dubai; among which are: the Emirates Hills, Jumeirah Islands and Montgomery Golf Course.
Young cyclists from 2 to 12 years old will catch this opportunity to entertain biking on ......read more
In the month of maagh, January/February, the auspicious day of Panchmi (the fifth day of the lunar fortnight in the Hindu Calendar), which is popularly known as Basant Panchmi, is considered as a blessed and sacred day and is welcomed as a harbinger of joy and exuberance. With the passing of the winter season, as soon as the season of Basant commences, there is an infusion of new energy in animals as well as birds, human beings and vegetation.
The Basant season is of special significance for Dayalbagh, the headquarters of the Radhasoami Faith situated in the city of Agra, India. For the devotees of the Radhasoami Faith, the auspicious day of Basant is one of extreme happiness and Bliss.
On the auspicious day of Basant Panchmi, on January 20, 1915, the fifth Revered Leader of the Radhasoami faith, Sir Sahabji Maharaj, ......read more
14 Russian companies from the construction industry will participate in the Middle East's largest exhibition in the construction industry - The Big 5 Saudi 2023. The exhibition will be held in Saudi Arabia, Riyadh from 18 to 21 February 2023 at the Riyadh Front Exhibition & Conference center.
The “Made in Russia” exhibitors will showcase their products and services in the fields of engineering and high-end plastics, plastic slabs, strips, pipes and profiles, sanitaryware and construction materials, concrete products for use in construction, as well as energy-efficient solutions for industrial enterprises and other construction products.
More than 100 b2b-meetings with potential buyers were planned for Russian companies to successfully enter the Middle East ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 28th January 2023: Latifa Al Ameemi put on an impressive performance to secure top position in the only category on the second day of the 10th edition of the FBMA International Show Jumping Cup 2023 at Al Forsan International Sports Resort.
Due to the weather conditions in Abu Dhabi, only the FBMA Ladies National Show category in the One Round against the Clock class took place. Al Ameemi of Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club, clocked a winning time of 47.00 seconds while Mia Noor Annelie of Al Forsan Sports Resort and Hessa Al Haram - FBMA Rider, finished second and third. The five categories that were scheduled for the day have been pushed back by one day.
The event, organised by Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA), is one of the most respected competitions on the international equestrian circuit and this ......read more
Purpose-built economic zone enables life sciences companies to manage research, manufacturing, and distribution efforts from one strategic location
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 27 January 2023: As demand for domestic production of pharmaceuticals increases across the GCC region, Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi - KEZAD Group, the integrated trade, logistics, and industrial hub of Abu Dhabi, will showcase the competitive advantage Abu Dhabi offers to researchers, manufacturers and distributors looking at Arab Health 2023.
As the premier economic zone for life sciences in the Middle East and North Africa, KEZAD already hosts many pharmaceutical manufacturers, life science businesses, laboratories, packing businesses and supporting services, including several leading organisations such as Hope Consortium, ADCAN Pharma, ......read more
Expect insightful discussions and product showcases by Pharmaceutical and Medical Technology experts from 30 January to 2 February
Dubai, UAE, 26 January 2023: A regular fixture at Arab Health, Dubai Science Park returns to the prominent healthcare conference from 30 January to 2 February 2023. The business district and member of TECOM Group PJSC will scrutinise the region’s flourishing biopharmaceutical and medical technology future over insightful panel discussions and brand activations.
Visit Dubai Science Park in the Pavilion Hall at stand P.B10, where industry-leading brands and thinkers will tackle emerging trends in the industry.
Marwan Abdulaziz Janahi, Senior Vice President of Dubai Science Park, part of TECOM Group, said: “Healthcare will drive the next decade of regional ......read more
LG’s New Medical Monitors and Digital X-ray Detectors Offer Improved Diagnostic Accuracy and Transform Patient Care
DUBAI, January 26, 2023 – As part of its ongoing commitment to pioneering innovation, LG Electronics (LG) will showcase its advanced portfolio of medical imaging technologies at Arab Health 2023, the largest healthcare exhibition in the Middle East. The company will unveil its new medical monitors and upgraded digital X-ray detectors that will be launched in the MEA region in the coming months.
Keeping in mind the sustained demand for healthcare innovations triggered by the prolonged impact of the pandemic, LG continues to expand its product offerings in the medical field, advancing its imaging and surgical visualization technologies based on feedback from medical professionals and patients, and ......read more
Following global expansion, experts from Cleveland Clinic’s UK location, along with UAE and US caregivers, are attending the annual healthcare conference in Dubai
26 January, 2023, DUBAI, UAE: Cleveland Clinic, ranked as the No. 2 hospital in the world by Newsweek’s World’s Best Hospitals 2022 list, is a global leader in healthcare with facilities in Canada, United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, and the United States. At Arab Health 2023, the global health system will have physician leaders and healthcare management experts from the UAE, UK, and USA share their vision of healthcare excellence, focus on patient experience, and advances in treatments. The healthcare conference will be held at Dubai’s World Trade Center from 30 January to 2 February.
Cleveland ......read more
• MoHAP, DoH, DHA takes part in Arab Health in one platform
Dubai January 26, 2023: The UAE health authorities, including the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), the Department of Health-Abu Dhabi (DoH), and the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), announced their participation in the 48th edition of Arab Health 2023 under a single platform dubbed "Emirates Health."
This comes as part of the national efforts being made to promote integration and unified action among the country's health authorities. Held at the Dubai World Trade Center, the event will take place from January 30th to February 2nd.
The collective participation of the three entities within a unified national platform reflects the shared and cohesive vision of the health sector in the UAE and highlights its vital role in ......read more
● National strategy based on the first two 'Principles of the 50'
● Programmes and services targeting 2,342 members
● 45 initiatives over the course of 20 years
● Trade network across 48 countries
● Participated in 180 local and international forums and exhibitions
Sheikha Hind bint Majid Al Qasimi:
● SBWC's strategy aims for sustainability and innovation
● The council's 2023 strategy to attract even more entrepreneurs from various sectors
● SBWC is an inclusive platform where skills and innovative ideas can be shared
Sharjah, January 25, 2022
With a diverse membership of 2,342, the Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC) has fostered a positive business environment and increased ......read more
Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development brings the prestigious global platform to the MENA region
Abu Dhabi - 24 January 2023: The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) announced that the UAE’s Capital will host the 2023 Fortune Global Forum from 27 to 29 November, for the first time in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
Forging ahead with efforts to bolster the Emirate’s status as a leading business, economic, and cultural hub, Abu Dhabi is attracting world-class economic events and conferences including the 13th edition of the World Trade Organisation’s Ministerial Conference, UNCTAD’s World Investment Forum, the Annual Investment Meeting, and the World Islamic Economic Forum in 2023 and 2024.
The Fortune Global Forum Abu Dhabi 2023 will serve as a valuable ......read more
HE Abdullah Bin Touq, Cheung Kwok-kwan, and Algernon Yau will join SIF's discussions between February 8-9
Sharjah, January 24, 2023: The highly-anticipated 6th edition of the Sharjah Investment Forum (SIF), organised by the Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah), is set to take place on February 8th and 9th, 2023 at the Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre in Sharjah. The annual event brings together a distinguished list of local and international officials, thought leaders, and economic experts to deliberate on the future of the economy and devise solutions to empower investors to advance economic realities.
The theme of this year's forum is "Redefining economies: making significant strides for a better future," which is particularly timely given the recent global economic challenges. The forum ......read more
Under the Patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak,
• Taking place from 26th to 29th January, more than 300 riders, representing over 34 countries from across the globe including UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Egypt, Great Britain and USA, will feature in the event at Al Forsan International Sports Resort.
• To mark the occasion of the 10th milestone edition, organisers have increased the prize money to AED 800,000 – the biggest in the tournament’s history.
• The competition is part of FBMA’s on-going efforts for females to adopt a healthy lifestyle and develop local talent.
Abu Dhabi, 23rd January 2023: Organisers Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) has announced more than 300 of the best riders from around the world will compete in the 10th edition of ......read more
Eight new activities to be added to this year’s calendar
Over 2.5 million visitors per annum
● Al Owais: 2023 events calendar has been carefully planned to reflect the improved investment climate in Sharjah.
● Al Midfa: The introduction of new exhibitions to the 2023 calendar is a result of the ECS's exceptional development in logistics services,
Sharjah, January 23, 2023: The Expo Centre Sharjah (ECS) has announced its events calendar for 2023, which includes 49 economic, commercial, and cultural exhibitions, an increase of 23% from the 40 events held in 2022. The calendar also features events to be hosted by its affiliate centres in Khorfakkan and Al Dhaid.
The Expo Centre Sharjah emphasized that the 2023 calendar has never been more special and ......read more
• ‘Scale, complexity, cost-cutting and unpredicted outcomes,’ some of the biggest challenges facing leaders, says NEOM’s Executive Director of HSEQ
• New to show ‘Safety Walk’ sees unveiling of latest industry innovations, including LUNAR Connected Device
Dubai, UAE: Featuring everything from a seminar on safe-smart cities to a theatrical catwalk for protective clothing, the final day of Intersec 2023 produced a wide-ranging agenda fitting for the 24th edition of the world’s leading trade fair for safety, security, and fire protection.
Bringing together more than 800 exhibitors from 55 countries under one roof, this year’s show at Dubai World Trade Centre featured a Safety & Health Stage that proved popular among attendees, particularly a seminar on strategy ......read more
20 January 2023 – Saudi Arabia’s smart city NEOM offers a new model for environmentally-friendly and sustainable urban design, both for the Kingdom and the world, Saudi’s Climate Envoy told the World Economic Forum (WEF) today.
During a panel session titled ‘The Evolution of Urban Life’, His Excellency Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Climate Envoy for Saudi Arabia, said: “[The Line] will revolutionize the way people look at cities and urban planning. NEOM is an attempt to create a city that is environmentally friendly, sustainable, that has a very high quality of life, that has virtually no traffic.”
His Excellency Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Falih, Minister of Investment, participated in a session called ‘Reshuffling Value Chains’. He ......read more
Lighting industry’s best and brightest recognised last night
Terra – the Sustainability Pavilion and Dubai Mall Enhancements among the winning projects
January 20, 2023: The lighting industry came together to celebrate its brightest stars last night at the Light Middle East Awards 2023 at the Ritz Carlton DIFC. From lighting design and innovative products through hotel and hospitality projects and rising stars, and an incredible 18 winners were recognised by a panel of industry experts for their achievements.
Among the project winners were the Dubai Mall Enhancements by Light Touch pld, chosen as Mall Lighting Design Project of the Year for the creation of a sense of space in a renovation of the lighting in the world’s largest mall in May last year. It was closely ......read more
The steering committee comprises some of the most renowned industry professionals and experts, providing valuable advice on the key themes of the event
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 20 January 2023: Held under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, the UAE Maritime Week announced its steering committee for 2023. Scheduled to take place on 15 – 19 May 2023, the Week will bring together the region’s maritime sector through a series of events for valuable business opportunities, and to spearhead revolutionary initiatives to secure the future of the industry.
The steering committee, led by some of the most renowned individuals in the regional maritime sector, will provide guidance on the overall theme of the UAE Maritime Week, and suggest important initiatives that could support the growth of ......read more
19 January 2023 – Saudi Arabia, represented by the Ministry of Economy and Planning (MEP), has joined the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Jobs Consortium, it was announced at the organization’s 2023 Annual Meeting in Davos.
The Jobs Consortium is a coalition of CEOs, IOs, ministers and other leaders with a common aim to promote a better future of work for all by enabling job creation and job transitions. The community of leaders works to boost foresight on labor market trends, support high job quality and fair wages, and identify investments in key sectors leading to good job creation.
The Kingdom’s membership in the Jobs Consortium aligns with Saudi Vision 2030 and its commitment to building a thriving, vibrant economy that creates new sectors, hundreds of thousands of new jobs, and ......read more
The Pink Caravan Ride provides free testing facilities in six emirates between January 20th - February 10th
Sharjah - January 19, 2023: The Pink Caravan Ride (PCR) has dedicated 9 fixed clinics across six emirates that will offer free breast cancer screenings and aid in increasing community awareness of the disease. The facilities will operate from 4pm to 10pm between January 20th to February 10th and give the public the opportunity to receive hassle-free testing free of charge.
The pan-UAE breast cancer awareness ride organised by the Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP), will be offering these free medical screenings at the fixed clinics with the intention to cater to a broader segment of the community. The medical clinics will be opened to the public around the UAE prior to the launch of the 11th edition of the ......read more
• Intersec Awards recognise exceptional achievements of individuals, products, and institutions
• Dubai Police, UAE based Atos among international winners
Dubai, UAE: The winners of the Intersec Awards 2023 were announced last night in a gala dinner event at the Ritz Carlton, DIFC. Among the winners were Dubai Police, UAE based Atos and Protec Fire Detection from the UK, as well as individuals from Aman Security Training and NAFFCO.
The Awards, which recognise the people, products and companies for exceptional performance in the fire, safety and security industries across ten categories attracted almost 1300 entries.
The People categories reward those who challenge industry standards, are exceptionally skilled at inspiring transformation and bringing about substantial change, and ......read more
Sharjah hosts leaders in film and photography from around the globe to the Xposure International Photography Festival sharing their works and experiences about life and culture
Sharjah, 18 January 2022: Out of the 74 photographers specialising in a range of genres and categories at Xposure International Photography Festival this year, attendees will have the opportunity to learn from 14 of the world’s best photojournalists, environmentalists and experts in portraiture, to explore the many cultures of different nations around the world, experiencing the stories of their people, captured through the lens of photographers and filmmakers. Visitors will also get a chance to hear directly from these world-renowned visual storytellers about their journeys and how they managed to encapsulate the world ......read more
Critical year for F&B Industry with major dialogues around food security, sustainability and investments shaping industry trends in the lead-up to COP 28.
28th edition of the industry leading event set to be 30% larger than ever before, and bring sustainability to the fore with launch of global sustainability initiative Gulfood Green.
DUBAI – January 18, 2023: Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has announced the largest annual global food and beverage sourcing event in the world, Gulfood, will take place from 20-24 February 2023. Bringing together F&B communities from across the world in Dubai to chart the way forward for this rapidly evolving sector, the 28th edition of the show is set to be 30% larger than the previous years, with 1,500 of the 5000+ confirmed exhibitors new to the show. Gulfood 2023’s record ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 18 Jan 2023: In conjunction with the activities of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2023 to unify and enhance climate action efforts, and the approaching date of the COP28, which will be hosted by the UAE this year, His Excellency Ahmad bin Shafar, CEO of Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation PJSC (Empower), said that the UAE attaches great importance to sustainability, preserving the environment and to contribute to limiting climate changes. It has launched various strategies aimed at increasing the energy efficiency and proportion of renewable energy, including the UAE Energy Strategy 2050 and the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050, explaining that UAE is pioneering in the district cooling industry globally as the results of the state's investments in advanced infrastructure and facilities ......read more
• MESIA Envisages Green Hydrogen Plants in Egypt, Morocco, Oman, Saudi Arabia & UAE
• Region At Dawn of New Solar Growth Phase, Says Association Secretary General
January 18, 2023: Green hydrogen sustainably sourced through solar is set to turn the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) into the world’s second-largest electrolyser installer by 2040, the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi heard today.
The optimistic forecast came from the Secretary General of the Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA), Denisa Fainis, as she presented the Association’s Solar Outlook Report 2023 to attendees at the Solar & Clean Energy Forum – one of six specialised vertical events in the Summit’s overall programme.
Fainis said that if MENA realised its production ......read more
• 24th edition of world's leading trade fair for safety, security, and fire protection brings together more than 800 exhibitors from 55 countries
• Three-day show at Dubai World Trade Centre features Attack Zone, Security Leaders’ Summit and industry innovation
• Drones in focus as homeland security, public safety and cybersecurity all under the spotlight
Dubai, UAE: A Middle East security innovation implemented at last month’s FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 could be the future of public security at major events to ensure easier and more efficient travel as well as a safer, problem-free visa process, according to Helmut Spahn, FIFA’s Director of Safety, Security, and Access.
The digital Hayya Card was implemented in place of an entry permit throughout the month-long ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 17 January 2023: The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) has announced several clean energy and water projects that will reduce CO2 emissions in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, as part of its participation in the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2023. It is the Principal Partner of the event for the fifth time in a row.
The DoE aims to emphasise the Emirate’s sustainability and energy transition leadership among global industry and governmental delegates, as Abu Dhabi continues to build a sustainable future and move towards its 2050 net zero goals.
This year, the DoE will showcase its ‘Clean Energy Strategic Target 2035’ in partnership with Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi, which envisages 60 per cent of Abu Dhabi’s electricity being ......read more
January 17, 2023: Wilo Middle East, the leading German pumps and systems manufacturer and digital pioneer of the pumps industry, is participating at the World Future Energy Summit to raise awareness of sustainable solutions and advance energy efficiency through the use of innovative pumps and systems. In addition to addressing critical topics such as water and energy shortages and climate change, Yasser Nagi, Managing Director of Wilo Middle East, is also highlighting the company’s advanced smart pump solutions designed to conserve energy and drive sustainability. The 17th World Future Energy Summit is being held from January 16 to 18, 2023, at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in Abu Dhabi.
Wilo is showcasing its cutting-edge building services, as well as water management solutions and systems in order to ......read more
• ABB Cylon provides scalable automation and energy control for buildings of any size to make them carbon neutral
• Buildings constitute 30 per cent of total world energy consumption and contribute 40 per cent of global carbon emissions
• ABB is present at Light ME and Intelligent Building ME 2023 from January 17 to 19
Dubai - January 17, 2023: ABB will launch its ABB Cylon Smart Building Management Systems (BMS) for the Middle East region at the Light Middle East and Intelligent Building Middle East 2023 event, held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from January 17 to 19, 2023.
The ABB Cylon Smart Building Management Systems portfolio of products covers scalable automation and energy control for a wide variety of commercial or industrial buildings, regardless of size. The BMS enables ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 16 January 2023: Airbus is to participate in Intersec 2023, the leading trade fair for safety, security, and fire protection.
With a host of international visitors set to attend in search of next-generation safety and security solutions, Airbus will showcase its latest communication and collaboration devices, applications, and services, backed by cutting-edge technologies and deployable across segments including public safety, transport, utility, industry, and defence.
“In today’s rapidly evolving digital transformation era, companies and industries alike require impactful innovations that harness technological capabilities to redefine safety and security practices and elevate operational capabilities to newfound heights. Yet beforehand, industry experts and leaders must become ......read more
Conference highlights ways to further enhance partnerships in the Gulf Region in the pharmaceutical industry.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 January, 2022: The 28th edition of the Dubai International Pharmaceutical Technologies Conference and Exhibition, DUPHAT 2023 concluded today.
The three-day event took place at the Dubai World Trade Centre and drew more than 26,000 visitors and participants from 82 countries.
Dr. Ali Al Sayed Hussain, Director of the Pharmaceutical Services Department at the Dubai Health Authority and Chairman of DUPHAT highlighted that the conference brought together experts in the field of the pharmaceutical industry from the region and abroad to discuss the current challenges, solutions and the future of the industry.
He said that this year the conference also focussed on how countries in the ......read more
Sharjah, January 13, 2023: The 18th edition of SteelFab 2023, the premier commercial event in the Middle East and North Africa region, has hosted the "Steel Industry" conference, one of the most important events within the current edition of the exhibition, bringing together high-profile experts and top manufacturers and suppliers from around the world.
The conference looked into the primary growth opportunities for the iron and steel industry and explored the Middle East region's role in driving this industry's development.
The event was hosted on the sidelines of SteelFab 2023, which is currently taking place at Expo Centre Sharjah. It will conclude this evening (Thursday), wrapping up another successful edition after a fantastic four-day run.
Attended by representatives from leading local and ......read more
Sharjah FDI Office builds on strong partnerships between Sharjah and China at AFF 2023
while attracting investment from Asian territories and around the world
Sharjah, January 12, 2023: The Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah) participates in the Asian Financial Forum (AFF) in Hong Kong being held from 11-12 January. Led by Muhammed Al Musharakh, CEO, Invest in Sharjah, Marwan Saleh Alichla, Director, Investment Promotion & Support (Invest in Sharjah). Invest in Sharjah’s team participation aims to showcase the emirate's diverse investment opportunities to international investors and business leaders from across the region.
The UAE is Hong Kong's 17th largest trading partner, with total trade value between the two places amounting to over AED 4.36 billion ($1.187 billion) in 2020. Additionally, ......read more
Dubai, UAE –January 11, 2022: The latest and most innovative products, materials, and services driving the architecture and design sectors were showcased during the inaugural Everything Architecture event, held recently alongside the Big 5 at Dubai World Trade Centre. Showcasing the latest in design and innovation as well as hosting a series of talks and interactive workshops across two days, Everything Architecture attracted over 1,700 visitors for its inaugural edition.
“Bringing the world of architecture and design together at the inaugural event proved that a platform like Everything Architecture is crucial in pushing to the fore how vital the industry is to the wider construction eco-system,” said Josine Heijmans, Vice President – Construction at dmg events. “The dedicated platform allowed ......read more
Xposure 2023 brings 74 of the world’s best photographers to deliver 41 discussions, 63 workshops and 68 exhibitions in Sharjah
7th edition of the festival organised by Sharjah Government Media Bureau takes place from 9-15 February at Expo Centre Sharjah, bringing together world leaders in film and photography
Acclaimed photographers will share their works through 68 solo and group exhibitions
12 empowering focus groups and 50 professional portfolio reviews
Conservation summit theme takes climate change to the top of the agenda
Festival expects to continue its monumental growth after 125% increase in attendance between 2021 and 2022
Over 17,000 entries from 180 nations for the International Photography & Film Awards; 80% increase in ......read more
• Strong government support underlines the importance of the construction sector for UAE and the wider region
• Big 5 to rebrand to BIG 5 Global for next year’s event, set for December 4-7
Dubai, UAE, January 09, 2023 – The Big 5, the largest and most influential construction industry event in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia (MEASA), lived up to its name for its 2022 edition recording a strong bounce back in global attendance with over 65,000 industry professionals from 150 countries filling the Dubai World Trade Centre for a mega event that featured product innovations, high-level summits, industry talks, start-up competitions and more.
The four-day event, which ran from 5-8 December 2022, generated US$766 million in onsite declared business with its 2,000 exhibitors ......read more
During the 7-day ride the initiative will increase awareness around breast cancer and offer free on-site screenings for both women and men
The first day of the event will highlight the seven early detectable forms of cancer and encourage people to get check-ups
Sharjah, January 06, 2023: The 11th edition of Pink Caravan Ride (PCR), a breast cancer awareness initiative of UAE-based non-profit, Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP), will commence its annual ride around the seven emirates on February 4th, coinciding with World Cancer Day, and marking the internationally recognised day with a unique awareness programme on all forms of cancer.
The Pink Caravan Ride’s inaugural day will raise awareness on the most prominent and preventable types of cancer, including breast, skin, ......read more
Introducing technologies and initiatives that move people's hearts and expand the possibilities of entertainment
Dubai, UAE, 5 January 2023 – Sony will exhibit at CES® 2023, taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada and online from Thursday, Jan. 5 (PST).
Kenichiro Yoshida, Chairman, President and CEO of Sony Group Corporation took the stage at Sony's press conference held on Wednesday, Jan. 4 (PST) ahead of the exhibition's public opening. He explained that collaboration with creators who create Kando (emotion) is essential to advancing Sony's Purpose to "fill the world with emotion, through the power of creativity and technology.”
He also emphasised that the "live" sharing of time and space is essence of entertainment, and that Sony’s creation and interaction technology will ......read more
This year, NAMA celebrates six years of empowering women and girls across the globe through various initiatives and workshops
Sharjah, January 05, 2023: Dedicated to supporting and empowering women and girls, NAMA Women Advancement (NAMA) is celebrating six years of striving to help the next generation reach their full potential. With a strong focus on uplifting and supporting women, NAMA has established a distinctive presence in its efforts to empower and advocate for gender equality.
NAMA has provided social, economic, and professional support to over 2,700 women in 2022 alone, helping them achieve their goals. Six specialised programmes were launched this year across the globe -- in Angola, Bangladesh, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Iraq, Kenya, ......read more
Sharjah, 3 January 2023: Expo Centre Sharjah (ECS) has announced the completion of all preparations for the 18th edition of the SteelFab (SteelFab 2023) exhibition, the largest event of its kind in the Middle East and North Africa region. The event is organised by ECS with the support of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) from 9 to 12 January. 200 exhibitors have been confirmed to take part in the event representing elite local and international players in the metalworks industry.
The exhibition is to present state-of-the-art innovations of over 400 leading global brands in metal forming, fabricating, welding, pipes manufacturing equipment and tools, ready-made metal sheet preparation and other technologies and systems used in lifting and material handling operations in various industries. The event ......read more
The festival is being held from 27 to 31 December 2022
Dubai, UAE, 27 December 2022- Dubai Municipality has launched the 7th edition of the Hatta Honey Festival today (27 December 2022), at the Municipality’s Hatta Hall. The festival is being held every day from 9 am to 8 pm till December 31, 2022 and is witnessing the participation of 50 Emirati beekeepers.
In keeping with the Municipality's efforts to give the necessary assistance to local production sectors in Hatta, the festival aims at supporting the UAE's honey production industry and improving the economic opportunities available to its citizens.
Alia Al Harmoodi, Acting CEO of the Environment, Health, and Safety Agency at Dubai Municipality highlighted that the event illustrates the significance of the honey production sector in Hatta, and is one of ......read more
400 brands in MENA's largest event of its kind
Sharjah, 25 December 2022: Expo Center Sharjah (ECS) has revealed that the 18th edition of the SteelFab 2023, the largest event of its kind in the Middle East and North Africa region, will see the participation of more than 200 local and international exhibitors from 33 countries representing eminent international manufacturers, suppliers and 400 major global brands of metalwork industry.
The event, which is organized by ECS with the support of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) in the period January 9 to 12, brings together steel industry leaders, experts and stakeholders, and a number of the most important leading countries in this field in national pavilions that include major commercial and industrial companies in the world – particularly from ......read more
Carrier’s UAE experts highlight the importance of decarbonization and indoor air quality
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 23, 2022 — Carrier Middle East participated as the HVAC sponsor for The Big 5 show, an international construction and building materials event, displaying its state-of-the-art HVAC solutions offered in the UAE. The exhibition is the largest of its kind in the region and attracted more than 50,000 visitors during the four day event at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Carrier Middle East is a part of Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE: CARR), the leading global provider of healthy, safe, sustainable and intelligent building and cold chain solutions.
H.E. Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, UAE, was briefed on Carrier’s energy efficient and digitally enabled ......read more
With an extensive participation from members, visitors, and intellectuals
Dubai, UAE; December 20, 2022: In celebration of the World Arabic Language Day, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Library (MBRL) hosted a unique line-up of events featuring a select group of writers, poets, intellectuals, and those interested in the cultural scene, including famous Iraqi poet Kareem Al Iraqi, Emirati poet Ibrahim Mohammad Ibrahim, along with broad attendance from the Library’s board members and visitors.
“With its rich and diverse vocabulary, the Arabic language reflects our identity, our culture, and our Arab and Islamic roots in the best possible way, while forming a fundamental pillar of the national identity of the UAE. MBRL is a creative, artistic, and community hub that actively contributes to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 20 December: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) has organised the ‘Second-Hand Book Fair’, hosted by Al Safa Art and Design Library from 19 to 27 December, to spread cultural awareness among the public and promote reading as a lifestyle.
The ‘Second-Hand Book Fair’ initiative is a Dubai Public Libraries cultural programme aimed at contributing to the dissemination of knowledge, encouraging interest in books, recycling their use, and making them accessible to all. The items are sold at symbolic prices ranging between AED 3, 5 and 10, and are suitable for all age groups.
The exhibition, which is held in conjunction with the activities of the winter camp at Dubai Public Libraries, fits the framework of Dubai Culture's commitments to instil a culture of reading in ......read more
Guest of Honour recognition lauds Sharjah’s cultural project and its efforts to build bridges between cultures
● Fahim Al Qasimi: “On behalf of all of my colleagues in the Sharjah Government, I thank you, Bodour, for the inspiration and the dedication to publishing and elevating Sharjah's role in it.”
● Bodour Al Qasimi: “Encouraging more ......read more
• Digital Construction World and Start-up City to match contech disruptors with buyers as upcoming edition of The Big 5 puts technology in focus
• Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure in UAE calls for sector-wide collaboration to drive the adoption of smart technologies
• The FutureTech Construction Summit empowers knowledge transfer, research & development, and ......read more
Reinforcing the youth’s role in combating cancer, the conference launched first-of-its-kind initiative featuring abstract presentations
Sharjah, November 23, 2022,
Reaffirming its belief in youth contribution to the healthcare sector, the 5th Combined Gulf Cancer Conference (CGCC) offered a unique platform for university students and upcoming medical experts to share their ......read more
Floor space at three-day show has increased by 79 per cent, while the number of exhibitors has risen by 98 per cent
New country pavilions this year include Indonesia and Morocco
With appearances at other Automechanikas around the world Hong Kong Auto Parts Industry Association hosts an official pavilion in Dubai for first time
Dubai, UAE: Automechanika ......read more
Experts from UK, Sweden, Turkey, Egypt and the GCC pointed out the need for customised cancer screening initiatives at the 5th Combined Global Cancer Conference
Sharjah, 22 November 2022: The second day of the 5th Combined Global Cancer Conference (CGCC) commenced with healthcare professionals citing the importance of observing and studying the unique demographics of the Gulf ......read more
• His Excellency Eng. Dawoud Abdul Rahman Al-Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality opens three-day exhibition
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2022: The 22nd edition of Cityscape Dubai, the Middle East’s leading real estate exhibition, was officially opened today by His Excellency Dawoud Abdul Rahman Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality
Touring ......read more
Three-day conference organised by Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP) will bring together 50 cancer experts to discuss issues and solutions on curbing the disease in the region
Sharjah, 21 November 2022: His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed AlQasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, inaugurated the 5th Combined Gulf Cancer Conference (CGCC) today ......read more
● Programme includes 27 sessions conducted by 20 cultural entities and 24 Emirati and Arab Authors and Creatives
Sharjah, 20 November, 2022: Known as ‘The Pearl of the West’ and ‘The City of Roses’, the Mexican city Guadalajara, is celebrating the cultural project of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohammed AlQasimi, Member of the ......read more
Three-day annual conference from November 21 - 23 to focus on prevention-focused strategies to improve cancer care
● Cancer researchers from US, UK, Europe and GCC
● Six exclusive scientific subject discussions on agenda
● 50 local, regional and international speakers
● 500 delegates including worldwide cancer prevention ......read more
Over 50 years of treasures from Bulgari Heritage Collection and 35-year-old Emirati ‘Talli’ creations pay tribute to artistic heritage of respective cultures
Sharjah, 17 November 2022: Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, Founder and Chairperson of Irthi Contemporary Crafts Council, Irthi has ......read more
Three-day annual conference from November 21 - 23 brings together 50 speakers and 500 delegates to deliberate most pressing challenges and deliver solutions to improve outcomes
● Scientific programme spread across six tracks
● 50 local, regional and international speakers
● 500 delegates including scientists, researchers, and cancer prevention ......read more
Final day of The Hub Forum hears how embracing the metaverse drive engagement in UAE education sector
Second Day of Paperworld Middle East Witnesses Exhibitors’ Drive Towards
Project Sustainability showcases the latest eco-friendly products from local and international brands
Final day of The Hub Forum ......read more
Issues surrounding inclusion and support for women in publishing are explored during a fascinating panel lead and moderated by President of the IPA, and founder of the PublisHer initiative, Bodour Al Qasimi
16 November 2022: As a leader and advocate on issues surrounding women in publishing, Bodour Al Qasimi has moderated a thought-provoking panel discussion at the 33rd International ......read more
The co-located shows witness strong international exhibitor participation on Day One at Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai, UAE: His Highness Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, Director-General of Dubai Department of Information, officially inaugurated the 11th edition of Paperworld Middle East and the co-located Gifts & Lifestyle Middle East at Dubai World Trade Centre today ......read more
November 15, 2022 – The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) concluded its participation in the 41st edition of the Sharjah International Book fair, which was organized by the Sharjah Book Authority, from November 2 to 13, 2022, at the Expo Centre Sharjah. On the last two days of the event, the Foundation hosted several sessions as part of the ‘Knowledge ......read more
Stakeholders from across the global publishing industry gathered in the spirit of solidarity and cooperation to debate the issues which will impact the future of publishing.
15 November 2022 – Publishers from around the world have assembled in Jakarta, Indonesia, for the 33rd International Publishers Congress – a two-day industry-wide gathering aiming to discuss the key themes ......read more
40.8 percent of visitors are in the 16-25 age group, 35.1 percent in the 25-45 age group; male visitors comprise 54.2 percent while 45.8 percent are female
Sharjah, November 14, 2022: Consolidating its position as the world's largest book fair for the second year in a row in terms of buying and selling of copyrights, the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) ......read more
Sharjah, November 13, 2022: In a session titled ‘The Cinema Between Yesterday and Today’ moderated by Shaikha Al Mutairi, a panel of writers discussed the relationship between books and the visual media and shared their viewpoints on popular cinema culture in their home countries.
Writing for the screen has not yet been adapted in Algerian cinema, opined critically acclaimed ......read more
Discussion on Moroccan adventurer’s ‘The Rihla’ highlights its impact to this day
Sharjah, November 13, 2022
A 14th century book, The Rihla, penned by Moroccan adventurer Ibn Battuta was the focus of a powerful discussion at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair at Expo Centre Sharjah.
“It’s a masterpiece, a treasure from which we can take ......read more
Tetra Pak and UPM join forces to establish a commercially viable collection and recycling value chain for used beverage cartons (UBC) in the UAE
Dubai, UAE - November 14, 2022: Tetra Pak, the world’s leading food processing and packaging company, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Union Paper Mills (UPM), the UAE’s leading paper recycler, at Gulfood Manufacturing 2022, ......read more
Sharjah, November 13, 2022: Two rising stars on the Italian musical scene enthralled audiences at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) with a haunting violin and piano recital, held as part of Italy’s ‘Guest of Honour’ activities at the 2022 edition of the book fair.
The musical performance, courtesy of the Italian Music Council (CIDIM), featured ......read more
Sharjah, November 13, 2022: Aya-Maria Nehmé, introduced various interior design elements during a fun-filled interactive session titled ‘Better Home Décor’ at the 41st edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair 2022.
“By taking this class today you’ll learn how to complete your home project no matter how challenging and overwhelming it becomes. It ......read more
SRMG initiative opens the world of illustrated fiction from Japan to the region and provides free copies for visitors to Sharjah International Book Fair
Sharjah, November 13, 2022
At the 41st edition of Sharjah International Book Fair organised by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), anime enthusiasts had the opportunity to pick up free copies of Manga illustrated novels at the vibrant Manga ......read more
While listings in the media might help shortlist potential book titles, it’s vital for readers to take the time to discover what interests them
Sharjah, November 13, 2022
A panel discussion hosted at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) has discussed the ‘Bestseller Books Phenomenon’, outlining how, from time immemorial, people have wanted their creativity to ......read more
Sharjah, November 12, 2022: HE Ahmed bin Rakkad Al Ameri, Chairman of the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), received and welcomed a Syrian delegation comprising HE Dr. Darem Tabbaa, Minister of Education; HE Dr. Ghassan Abbas, Ambassador of Syria to the UAE; and Kinan Zahreddine, Syrian Consul-General in Dubai, to the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF).
In discussions with the ......read more
Popular Egyptian actor discusses the making of The Blue Elephant with bestselling author Ahmed Mourad at SiBF 2022
Sharjah, November 13, 2022
“I feel that I am home,” said popular Egyptian actor Karim Abdel Aziz during his presence at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair, as he described the UAE and Egypt as “one nation”.
“The warm welcome I receive from ......read more
World Book Capital Network hailed for efforts in generating sustainable interest in books
Sharjah, November 13, 2022: Panellists in a cultural session titled 'World Book Cities Join Forces, United for Books and Reading', organised as part of the Sharjah International Book Fair 2022 events, discussed Sharjah’s prominence as a key member of the World Book Capital Network, ......read more
Italian literary critic Domenico Scarpa and Egyptian novelist Mohaked Tawfik discuss the value of classics in the modern age
Sharjah, November 12, 2022
Distinguished authors led a vibrant discussion on why readers continue to read the classics in the modern age, and the impact of these works in the present time during a cultural session titled 'Classic Books' at the ......read more
Sharjah, November 12, 2022: In the presence of HE Ahmed bin Rakkad Al Ameri, Chairman of the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), and Khoula Al Mujaini, General Coordinator of SIBF, India’s most celebrated actor Shah Rukh Khan - popularly known as the King of Bollywood - was welcomed into a packed ballroom at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair yesterday.
SBA also hosted Resul ......read more
Sharjah, November 12, 2022: Exclusive offerings that aim to inspire creativity are quite popular at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) where custom manuscripts, masterpiece artwork kits, and exclusive Arabic-translated books from publishing houses across Europe are motivating children, youth and families to invest their time in more creative pursuits.
A ......read more
Sharjah, November 12, 2022: Sultan Al Amimi, Chairman of the Emirates Writers Union, said that the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair and its previous successful editions have given rise to an international cultural phenomenon where, through a diverse array of activities including music, arts, poetry evenings, and the hosting of intellectual and media personalities, the fair is ......read more
The poet, illustrator and author, famous for her simple but striking poems, read out from her works at the book fair
Sharjah, November 12, 2022: The breakout literary phenomenon and #1 New York Times bestselling author, Rupi Kaur, took to the stage at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair for an evening of honest conversation tracing her journey to becoming one of ......read more
Theoretical physicist Leonard Mlodinow talks about his new book - Emotional - and the importance of following your heart and gut feelings
Sharjah, November 12, 2022
Visitors attending the 41st edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair were taken on a metaphysical journey by one of the world’s most prominent theoretical physicists — Dr. Leonard Mlodinow.
The ......read more
Acclaimed writers of the thriller genre, D.J. Palmer and Kathleen Antrim, co-host exciting workshop for UAE school students
Sharjah, November 12, 2022
Two popular writers of the thriller genre co-hosted a writing workshop for children at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair to share inside know-how and discuss ways to start and write a thriller.
Award-winning writer ......read more
In this unique workshop children learn that anyone can make art with paint
Sharjah, November 12, 2022
An innovative Thread Painting workshop at the 12-day Sharjah International Book Fair is encouraging the young ones to shed their inhibitions and believe that they too can create artistic work.
Using simple everyday items found in any home, the workshop allows children to use ......read more
Aspiring comic creators do not need exceptional artistic skills to become one, celebrated cartoonist tells student audience
Sharjah, November 12, 2022
Schoolchildren at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair were delighted to meet and interact with the New York Times-bestselling author of the popular and hilarious Big Nate comic series, Lincoln Peirce, in a lively session, where the ......read more
In conversation with journalist-turned-filmmaker Prajesh Sen, duo share insights on their dedication and commitment to the craft of cinema
Sharjah, November 12, 2022
Noted South Indian actor Jayasurya shared his thoughts on cinema and his career spanning 100+ movies during a session titled ‘From the Stage to the Silver Screen: Jayasurya and his Career in Retrospect’ at the ......read more
A nutritious salad is a garden of fruits and veggies, says health coach Nourhan Kandil
Sharjah, November 12, 2022: “A good dressing is what determines the taste of a good salad,” said certified Arab nutritionist Nourhan Kandil at the Cookery Corner at the 41st edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) as she prepared to demonstrate the preparation of a ......read more
Dubai, UAE 12th November 2022: Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, Mohammed bin Rashid Library is participating in the fifth edition of Dubai Fitness Challenge 2022, with a unique series of sports events from November 11th to 26th, as part of its social responsibility to ......read more
The tenth day of the Sharjah International Book Fair 2022
Sharjah, November 11, 2022: Making his way for the first time to the world’s largest book fair — the Sharjah International Book Fair — Zlatan Ibrahimović, one of the world’s most active footballers, will be a guest at a session on Sunday 13 November, 2022 at 9:00 PM.
The Swedish sports icon has not only scored many goals on the field but has also set the ......read more
Books on decentralised digital currencies attract beginners and traders at 41st SIBF
Sharjah, November 11, 2022
With more than 1.5 million titles on display at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), the 12-day cultural extravaganza has titles for every niche and trend, including cryptocurrency, the latest disruption transforming all sectors.
With cryptocurrency and blockchain ......read more
The ‘Teatro Verde’ Workshop allows children unrestricted freedom to explore their own imagination
Sharjah, November 11, 2022
A spread of interesting objects adorned workstations at the ‘Building Puppets and Masks’ workshop session at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair. A pair of scissors, some glue, paper cut-outs of black moustache, green eyes, pink circles, ......read more
If you think you’ve seen it all, visit SIBF 2022 to be enthralled by the street painter who can draw images in minutes and even upside down
Sharjah, November 11, 2022: A highly talented ‘Speed Painter’, dressed in a three-piece suit caked all over with colourful specks of paint, is arousing the curiosity of visitors at the ongoing 41st Sharjah International ......read more
From social media and art workshops to theater performances and a chance to see one of the world's greatest cricketers, here's what you can enjoy on November 12-13
Sharjah, November 11, 2022: The 41st edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair is about to conclude its spectacular 12-day run and the organisers, Sharjah Book Authority, are ensuring that the excitement and ......read more
Megan Hess announces new book on Grace Kelly at 41st Sharjah International Book Fair
Sharjah, November 11, 2022: One of the most sought-after fashion illustrators in the world, Megan Hess, who has 16 best-selling books under her belt, made a surprise announcement while speaking to a packed audience at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair at Expo Centre Sharjah.
The internationally ......read more
Writer Pico Iyer and historian Dr. Hamad bin Saray dissect the value of both adventure and stillness in enhancing our world views
Sharjah, November 11, 2022: "Travel is the way to discover other people and cultures and it is through that journey that we come to respect, understand and appreciate our differences," said two respected authors during a stimulating ......read more
Sharjah, November 11, 2022: An innovative resin art workshop is keeping children of all ages entertained at the ongoing 41st Sharjah International Book Fair that continues its run at Expo Centre Sharjah until November 13, 2022.
At the interactive workshop, young participants are taught the technique and tricks of working with clear epoxy to create art and transform daily-use objects such ......read more
Eager audience learns useful tips on creating healthier versions of popular desserts
Sharjah, November 11, 2022: Popular Egyptian dishes - Basbousa, a sweet, syrup-soaked semolina cake, and Mahalabya, a sweet milk pudding - received a healthy twist under the deft hands of healthy nutrition and cooking expert Sally Fouad at the Cookery Corner at the 41st Sharjah ......read more