events

  • 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.

  • 2016 edition of World Franchise Forum & Expo to be held in Dubai

    World Franchise Associates (WFA) has revealed that well-known businesswoman, HE Dr. Raja Easa Saleh Al Gurg, Managing Director of the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group LLC (ESAG) and President of the Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC), will be the keynote speaker for the 8th World Franchise Forum and Expo, which will be held from February 16 to February 17, 2016 at the Conrad Hotel Dubai. Dr Al Gurg will be joined by Ms Lubna Qassim, Executive Vice President and the General Counsel of Emirates NBD Bank. This high profile annual event for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region will focus on Dubai and the rest of the MENA region’s immensely important resources for investment in franchising.

  • 2016 Nissan Maxima "4-Door Sports Car" makes global debut at New York International Auto Show

    Nissan unveiled the all-new Nissan Maxima during a press conference at the New York International Auto Show. Making the presentation was Nissan President and CEO Carlos Ghosn, who addressed a range of topics including Nissan's $10.1 billion investment in the U.S. in the past three decades.

  • 2017 Edition of the “Women’s Show” Sheds Spotlight on the Latest Trends in Health, Beauty and Fashion

    In acknowledging the achievements of women from all walks of life and in celebration of International Women’s Day, Nutreema Advertising LLC held today (March 11, 2017), ‘The 15th Women’s Show’ at the Intercontinental Hotel Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women & Children, HealthPlus IVF Fertility Center, and Moorfields Eye Hospital Abu Dhabi. Around 500 women from different sectors in Abu Dhabi attended the event organized in cooperation with Health & Nutrition Magazine.

  • 2017 Global Trade Development Week begins

    H.E. Engr. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy, inaugurated the 4th Global Trade Development Week,hosted by the UAE until November 1, 2017. The event is organized by the Ministry of Economy in partnership with the Federal Customs Authority.

  • 2019 International Market Access Programmes at Louvre Abu Dhabi

    The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) gathered Abu Dhabi’s top tourism industry leaders together with DCT Abu Dhabi’s overseas office teams for the seventh edition of its annual Destination Promotion Department’s Overseas Programme Event recently to discuss upcoming initiatives which will be launched in the capital over the coming months.

  • 2019’s First CIOMajlis Discusses How CIO and CEO Collaboration Can Drive Post-industrial Transformation

    The Industrial Age Is Long Dead, the Digital Age Is Frustratingly Adolescent. Since the dawn of the 21st century SMEs have been on the rise but despite this, statistics prove the average lifespan of a company and its CEO has halved and fewer than 1 in 5 employees are fully engaged in the workplace.

  • 23 Children and Youth in Sharjah Named ‘Cyber Safety Ambassadors’

    23 children and youth across Sharjah were named ‘Cyber Safety Ambassadors’, after having successfully completed the assessment and evaluation phase of the initiative that was launched last month by Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs.

  • 250 Individuals and Entities in the Running for Sharjah Government Communication Award

    The International Government Communication Centre (IGCC), a subsidiary of the Sharjah Government Media Bureau (SGMB), has received a record 250 entry submissions for the sixth edition of the Sharjah Government Communication Award (SGCA).

  • 274 UAE Teams Compete in the 5th Global Management Challenge

    The first round of the Global Management Challenge (GMC) - the world’s largest strategy and management competition - has begun, with teams across the globe competing to win at a national level, ahead of the international finals to be held in Dubai in April 2018.

  • 27th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol kicks off today in UAE

    In the presence of H.E. Dr. Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, the 27th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol (MOP 27) on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer opened today (Sunday, November 1, 2015) at the Conrad Hotel in Dubai. Running until November 5, 2015, representatives from a total of 197 countries attended the meeting, including more than 50 ministers and international figures from the environment, labor, economic and industrial sectors, heads of international organizations, 500 high-profile officials from specialized UN organizations, the private sector, universities, research centers, and regional organizations.

  • 29 Outstanding projects win national honours for UAE

    A total of 29 outstanding projects have been selected as the national winners for UAE by the MEED Projects Awards, in association with Mashreq.

  • 2nd Annual Travel Tech ME Congress kicks off next week in Dubai

    The second edition of Travel Tech ME Congress starts next week in Dubai with the participation of a group of local and regional travel & tourism experts, in a two-day leading event taking place on 26 – 27 September 2018 in The H Dubai, which is organized by Verve Management UAE.