events

  • EINVITE: UAE’S FIRST OFFICIAL EVENT ORGANIZATION APP LAUNCHES IN DUBAI

    Einvite, an app created by UAE-based company Nomadic Capital Limited, will be ready to launch in the country, just in time for Ramadan.

  • Experience the world of fashion at Conservatorium Hotel

    Amsterdam Fashion Week, running on its 14th bi-annual showcase, will be taking place from 6th to 9th September in celebration of distinctive Dutch fashion. In line with this special event, Conservatorium is excited to announce a bespoke Amsterdam Fashion Week package, created to combine the event with an unforgettable stay in Amsterdam.

  • FiSharjah International Children’slm Festival Screens Incredible Tales for its Middle East Premiere

    Thirty-four films will be making their Middle-Eastern premiere at the sixth edition of Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival (SICFF 2018), which is commencing on October 14th until the 19th. These selected premieres feature a good variety of genres from across the world. Organised by FUNN, SICFF has taken a significant step towards offering filmmakers a creative and nurturing platform to reach audiences with their work.

  • FLASH Entertainment Awarded Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship

    Jiu-Jitsu, which has made the Capital Abu Dhabi the hallmark event of the annual Jiu-Jitsu calendar, is set to return for the ninth edition from 10-23 April. FLASH Entertainment, the leading live event company in the region has been awarded by the UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation to manage the event operations and logistics for the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship for the fifth year in a row.

  • Government and business leaders call for unified regional sustainability approach at 7th Arabia CSR Forum opening

    The high-level 7th Arabia CSR Forum, the latest edition of the leading annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and sustainability forum in the Arab region, officially opened today (October 19, 2016) amidst mounting calls for a unified regional approach to sustainability. Being held under the patronage of the League of Arab States (LAS) and in cooperation with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the two-day forum organized by the Arabia CSR Network, a UAE-based regional think tank, is a climate-neutral event which will run until October 20, 2016.  

  • HE Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi heads the first meeting of the Board of Trustees of the International Institute for Tolerance

    HE Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of State for Tolerance and Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the International Institute for Tolerance stressed the pioneering role of the United Arab Emirates represented by its wise Leadership, Government and people on the international arena, to promote the values ​​of tolerance, peace, coexistence and harmony, as well to realize and translate the hopes and aspirations of  all its people, nationals and  non-nationals, who together live in harmony on this land of  goodwill, brotherhood and giving.

  • Heather Raffo’s Noura arrives in Abu Dhabi, directed by NYU Abu Dhabi’s Joanna Settle

    Culminating its third season, The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) hosts the Middle East premiere of Noura this May, a production directed by newly appointed NYUAD Associate Arts Professor Joanna Settle.  This groundbreaking production of Heather Raffo’s thought-provoking play received broad acclaim in a its recent world premiere produced by Washington DC’s Shakespeare Theater Company, in association with Octopus Theatricals.

  • Hitachi-GE Nuclear Energy’s ‘Development of Decommissioning Engineering Platform Based on 3D Plant Model’ Project Wins 2014 Bentley Be Inspired Award

    Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that Hitachi-GE Nuclear Energy, Ltd.’s project “Development of Decommissioning Engineering Platform Based on 3D Plant Model” has won a 2014 Be InspiredAward.The project won in the “Innovation in Power Generation” category. The 2014 Be Inspired Awards winners were selected by nine independent panels of jurors comprising distinguished industry experts. The awards honor the extraordinary work of Bentley users improving and sustaining the world’s infrastructure, recognizing outstanding and innovative project achievements in infrastructure design, construction, and operations.

  • Immaculate Indian Weddings at Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel

    Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel excels at luxurious weddings, and is now excited to extend such crafted and lavish experiences through the appointment of Indian Weddings Specialist, Rochana Lilaram.

  • INTERNATIONAL CHANGE MAKERS OPEN IDEAS ABU DHABI 2019

    The collective power of intellect can produce ideas and initiatives addressing major problems facing the world and help turn ideas into actions that positively impact the lives of individuals and societies. This was the spirit of the opening address by H.E. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, the UAE Minister of Tolerance, as he opened Ideas Abu Dhabi - a two-day event that brings together some of the brightest minds from the UAE and around the world to tackle complex global challenges.

  • INVEST IN REUNION ISLAND AT THE GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK

    NEXA, the Regional Agency for Development, Investment and Innovation of Reunion Island will participate at the Gitex technology Week between the 16th and the 20th of October 2016 in Dubai. Reunion Island is a French and European Outermost Region, the wealthiest region in the Indian Ocean, an ideal vantage point for developing your business towards Asia, the Middle East, Europe and Africa. The island represents a European hub in the Indian Ocean and a territory near economic blocks: SADC, EAC, IOC.

  • Meet & Greet at La Mer - the new home of CUPAGAHWA

    Dubai-based Binghatti Hospitality has started organizing events at Cupagahwa La Mer to Contribute to Dubai’s determination to become the “world’s happiest city”.

  • Ministry of Health officially launches ‘Itmenan’ during opening of Dadna Health Center in Fujairah

    Dr. Hussein Abdel-Rahman Al Rand, Undersecretary of the Ministry’s Health Assistant Sector, Health Centers and Clinics, inaugurated the Dadna Health Center in Fujairah, in the presence of H.E. Dr. Ayesha Suhail, Director of Primary Healthcare, and H.E. Dr. Mohammed Abdullah, Director of Fujairah Medical Zone.

  • Munich Airport cleans up at Routes Europe Marketing Awards 2017

    At the highly respected Routes Europe Marketing Awards 2017 in Belfast, the airport's marketing team ranked number one in the category "Major European Airports" and also won the overall award. It recognizes aviation marketing teams for successful efforts in opening up new routes, attracting airlines and implementing projects. For the Routes Europe Awards, the flight and route planners of the airlines were surveyed on airports' marketing activities. The key factor for high ratings is an airport's ability to attract and retain new airlines and routes.

  • MUTEK Brings First of it’s Kind, Non-Commercial Electronic Music Festival to Dubai this November

    MUTEK, a Canadian-based festival that celebrates the very best of digital creativity and electronic music, is for the first time ever, coming to the Middle East. Dubai will host the iconic festival on 16-17 November and the experience promises to be unlike anything the city has seen or heard before.

  • NEC Display Solutions takes cinema experience to a whole new level at CineEurope 2017 I

    NEC Display Solutions Europe will present its latest display and projection solutions for delivering the premium cinema experience at CineEurope 2017 in Barcelona, Spain on 20-22 June 2017.

  • PANASONIC JAGUAR RACING BATTLE FOR POINTS IN SANTIAGO

    Panasonic Jaguar Racing delivered another encouraging points haul with both drivers fighting their way into the top 10 in a dramatic race at the Antofagasta Minerals ABB FIA Formula E Santiago E-Prix.

  • Pringles drum off event

    Pringles held a one of a kind and exciting live drum-off event using sustainable drum sets made completely from Pringles cans, at City Centre Mirdif, hosted and judged by not one, but two top talents from the region:  

  • Saudi Arabia Says 1.497 Million Pilgrims Arrive for Hajj

    Saudi Arabia has to date welcomed 1.497 million pilgrims who have flocked to the country in preparation for the annual Islamic Hajj pilgrimage, which is due to begin on August 30, 2017.

  • Sleeping Beauty’ spread Love and Sacrifice values among children

    Charles Perrault’s ‘Sleeping Beauty’ took centre stage at the Masrah Al Qasba - Theatre in Sharjah yesterday, taking audiences on a spectacular audio-visual journey created by masterful musical and dance performances. Through a theatrical presentation of this popular fairy-tale, the younger members of the crowd were brought closer to the emotions of love and sacrifice, in a way relatable to them. The show is part of the ‘World of Stories’ series, a collection of children’s edutainment theatre shows running at Masrah Al Qasba Theatre until December 2019.