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  • 1,300participants from 44 Nationalities Uphold Message of Fitness at Sixth Sharjah Ladies Run

    The sixth edition of Sharjah Ladies Run (SLR) brought together 1,300 women and girls from 44 nationalities, on Friday who successfully competed the ladies-only event that seeks to highlight the importance of fitness and healthy lifestyles to women in the UAE. 

  • 1.5 MILLION ETIHAD GUEST MILES TO BE WON AT ABU DHABI MALL

    Etihad Guest, the loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, has partnered with Abu Dhabi Mall, giving shoppers the chance to win up to 1.5 million Etihad Guest Miles between now and 26 September 2018.

  • 10 Brazilian Companies confirm participation at Egypt festival

    The Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) announced the upcoming participation of notable companies at the Brazilian Festival which will be held from September 6 to 9, 2016 in Cairo, Egypt. The ABCC plays an active role in facilitating the participation of these companies in an effort to promote the top-quality products that Brazil has to offer and help its local companies establish new ties and expand their network.

  • 10 Things To Know About Diabetes | World Diabetes Day

    With Diabetes becoming a growing concern amongst the UAE residents, we thought it was important for you to know these 10 facts about the disease.

  • 109 Emirati Families in the Running for the Prestigious Sharjah Sports Family Award

    More than 100 Emirati families will be competing for AED 600,000 worth of prizes distributed among the four categories of the second annual edition of the Sharjah Sports Family Award (SSFA), to be announced in February 2019. The second edition, which carries the slogan ‘Behind Every Champion is a Legend’, has closed registrations after receiving a high number of applications from all seven emirates in the UAE,  which reflects growing national sporting talent as well as the popularity of the award.

  • 10th Anniversary International Forum ATOMEXPO 2018 opened in Sochi

    10th Anniversary International Forum ATOMEXPO 2018 opened on the premises of the Main Media Centre in Sochi on 14th May 2018.

  • 11TH ESEA AWARDS HERALD NEW ERA OF SMART SERVICES FOR UAE LOGISTICS

    Dubai Trade, the premier trade facilitation arm of DP World, has honoured the winners of its 11th E-Services Excellence Award (ESEA), recognising companies for adopting smart services in trade, shipping and logistics, with an expanded roll of honour in three new categories.

  • 12 major companies from across the capital countdown to kick off annual Imperial College London Diabetes Centre’s Play for Life corporate football tournament

    Hot on the heels of last week’s World Health Day, ‘Beat Diabetes’, Sunday 17th April will see the start of this year’s highly anticipated Play for Life Football Tournament in which 12 corporate teams from across Abu Dhabi battle it out to be crowned sporting champions of football.

  • 13th edition of ‘Hemaya International Forum & Exhibition on Drug Issues’ will kick off on 11th of February

    Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, the 13th edition of ‘Hemaya International Forum& Exhibition on Drug Issues’ will be held from the 11thto the 12th of February, 2018 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, under the theme “Foreseeing the Future of the Global Combat of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances: Predictions, Preparations and Prevention Strategies for 2030”.

  • 15 women from the GCC discover the beauty of Oman's spectacular mountains during an exciting trek in Jebel Shams

    The Oman Ministry of Tourism in cooperation with the Al Jebal Al Hajariya Travel and Tourism (Husaak Adventures) has successfully concluded the Western Hajar mountain range trek, which was held recently in Muscat, Oman. The hike featured a total of 15 female representatives who have gathered together from across the GCC countries to conquer the summit of Jebel Shams. Standing at over 3 km above sea level, Jebel Shams is the highest peak in the GCC where the hikers stood to send a message of love and unity under the slogan “One Nation”.

  • 16 INSPIRING THINGS TO DO AT IDEAS ABU DHABI FESTIVAL

    If you’re looking for something to stimulate your mind, then look no further. Ideas Abu Dhabi is back on March 27-28 with loads of brilliant activities.

  • 16 women from various GCC countries climbing the highest mountain peak of the region

    16 women representing various GCC countries will climb Jebel Shams, the region’s highest mountain peak via Western Hajar mountain trek organized by Husaak Adventures in collaboration with Oman Ministry of Tourism from December 10 to 12, 2015 at Muscat, Oman. The three-day expedition will see the 16 female mountaineers making their way to Jebel Shams’s height of over 3,000 meters above the sea level.

  • 1971 - Design Space and Khatt Foundation present “RASM”

    With the unfolding of yet another cultural achievement in Sharjah, the first Fikra Graphic Design Biennale,1971- Design Space and Khatt Foundation proudly present “RASM: Contemporary Arabic TypoGraphic Posters, 2008-2018”. RASM is the first exhibition at 1971 – Design Space solely dedicated to graphic design. It presents posters of designers since the launch of the Khatt Foundation’s design community as well as two new commissioned works by Dubai-based designers.

  • 19th Arab-German Business Forum opens in Berlin showcasing participation of over 600 decision makers and businessmen from German and Arab countries

    The 19th edition of the Arab-German Business Forum opened on Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Berlin, attended by leading decision makers, senior government officials and businessmen coming from Arab countries and the Federal Republic of Germany.

  • 19th Edition Of Dubai Summer Surprises Kicks Off Today (Sat 9 July) Across The City

    Designed for residents and tourists to experience the best of summer, the 19th edition of Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) - the region’s longest running summer extravaganza of its kind – kicks off today (Saturday, 9 July) with its ‘Own The Summer’ theme encouraging everyone to make the most of the great events, family fun and unbeatable deals across the 43 days of the annual citywide fiesta.

  • 19TH EDITION OF THE L’ORÉAL-UNESCO FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE AWARDS HONOURING WOMEN WHO HAVE THE POWER TO CHANGE THE WORLD

    For the 19th edition of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards Ceremony that was held in Paris this week, the international scientific community gathered to honour and celebrate 5 exceptional women scientists and 15 prominent young researchers for their contribution to the world of science. The event was opened by Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO and Jean-Paul Agon, Chairman and CEO of L’Oréal and Chairman of the L’Oréal Foundation.

  • 1st anniversary marked at Mikado Café in Abu Dhabi

    Mikado Café, the signature Japanese food concept brought to the UAE by ALSA Food Restaurants & Management LLC – part of the Al Sayegh Group, celebrated its first anniversary in Abu Dhabi in style.

  • 1st edition of Emirates Forensic to Start on Sunday

    Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, the 1st edition of Emirates International Forensic Science Conference and Exhibition starts on Sunday at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, under the theme “Digital Forensic Science”.

  • 1st International Innovative Platform for Islamic Economy Products kicks off on November 22

    The ‘International Innovative Platform for Islamic Economy Products 2015’ (IIPIEP 2015) is set to kick off on November 22, 2015 at the Al Safina Ballroom of the Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai. Organized by the International Centre of Islamic Economy and the Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), the event is part of efforts to encourage innovation and creativity in the development of new products as key additions to the international Islamic economy. The two-day event will be held in conjunction with UAE Innovation Week which was launched by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, in line with of the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, upon declaring 2015 as the ‘Year of Innovation’. The international platform is poised to attract more than 300 participants including top-notch financial and economic experts, decision makers and representatives from official, supervisory, regulatory, legislative and executive entities to share the latest innovative ideas related to Islamic economic sectors.

  • 20 winners have received the Sayidaty Award for Excellence and Creativity 2018

    Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Saud bin Nayef bin Abdul Aziz, Prince of Asharqiya, and the presence of Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al Battal, Undersecretary of the Prince of Asharqia, the Sayidaty Award for Excellence and Creativity ,in its fourth session, honored the Saudi woman again in an event Held in Kempinski Hotel Al Khobar in Asharqiya on Sunday 27/1/2019, with the attendnace of a group of community figures and those who are interested in empowering women and focusing on their issues, especially in light of the renaissance witnessed by Saudi society at the present time and the recent royal decisions supporting women and their careers in line with Vision 2030, to have a more active role and prove a her presence in all fields.