events

  • WFES Future Sustainability Summit offers insights into global challenges from thought leaders and policy makers

    The 12th edition of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES), a key enabler of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2019, is set to feature a distinguished line up of speakers offering unique perspectives on the global sustainability agenda.

  • WGS 2019: Estonia, South Korea, New Zealand and Latvia join Country in Residence Program in Area 2071

    Dubai Future Foundation announced today that Estonia, South Korea, New Zealand and Latvia have joined ‘Country in Residence’ Program in the Area 2071. Four Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) to this effect were signed at the World Government Summit (WGS).

  • WGS 2019: Imran Khan to share Pakistan’s Vision of the Future

    Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan will address the government representatives at the World Government Summit (WGS 2019) during a key session of the Summit. He will speak about his vision for the future of Pakistan and what he sees as its pivotal socio-economic role in the region and the wider world.

  • WGS 2019: Redefining government services for tomorrow’s citizens

    With the advances in technology rapidly transforming society, it is imperative that governments should revisit, redefine and redesign the next generation of their services, in addition to building the most effective delivery models.

  • What Combined The Singer Fady Harb and the Spanish Football Player Cesc Fabregas in Ibiza

    The Lebanese Singer and Artist Fady Harb was present at the wedding celebration of the Spanish football player Cesc Fabregas to his beautiful Lebanese wife Daniella Semaan, which was held on Tuesday 24th of July in Ibiza organized by Mine Weddings and Events.

  • WHAT HAPPENS AFTER THEY LIVED HAPPY EVER AFTER? FIND OUT AT THE EMIRATES AIRLINE FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE

    It’s the season for romance, and what could be more romantic than learning how to make a fairy-tale ending come true? The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature (1-9 March 2019) is offering a unique opportunity to learn where the line between fiction and reality is drawn in love and romance.

  • What To Expect At The Next Edition of Groove On The Grass

    One of the region’s biggest homegrown independent music and art festival, Groove On The Grass, returns with another exciting evening filled with live music, activities, food trucks and a specially curated fashion and arts marketplace. Electronic music sensation David August is all set to enthral audiences as headliner for the festival, which is presented by TikTok, taking place at Emirates Golf Club on Friday, December 7.

  • What’s in store at Dubai Summer Surprises

    With Dubai’s residents and visitors making the most of the exciting line up of diverse summer experiences, they can look forward to even more exciting shopping options in the fifth week of Dubai Summer Surprises, the region’s popular summer extravaganza.

  • When East meets West: Cadillac launches ‘Arabs of New York’ campaign

    Cadillac, as part of its ‘Dare Greatly’ initiative, has launched a new brand campaign in the Middle East, shining a spotlight on entrepreneurial Arabs living in New York and the passions that drive them.

  • When it comes to safety, knowledge is good but practice is better

    In collaboration with Safety Region Rotterdam, the strategic partner for safety management at SOHAR Port and Freezone, today saw the SOHAR health, safety, security and environment (HSSE) team organise a full-scale field exercise inside the Port’s Sohar Aluminium terminal. The exercise included emergency response teams from the Port, Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA), the Royal Oman Police, Sohar Aluminium as well as ambulance crews from the Port’s other main tenants, terminals and local hospitals working hand-in-hand to respond to the simulated incident.

  • Where Next for Dubai Sports Enthusiasts competing in Middlesex University Dubai’s Annual Inter-University Sports Cup - ‘Super 4

    Middlesex University Dubai held its 5th annual Inter-University Sports Cup ‘Super 4’ between 16 – 20 February 2019. First held in 2014, the competition invites four of the top performing universities from across the region to compete in this year’s four sporting categories: volleyball, football, basketball and table tennis.

  • White Collar Boxing is back with a ‘Hug’, but no kisses

    A teacher, a lawyer, a digital marketer and a model agency boss, are just a few of the ‘White Collar’ hopefuls, that have embarked on an eight-week training programme to equip themselves with the necessary stamina, skills and ambition, to outwit their opponents at White Collar Fight Night XVIII.

  • White Nights in Dubai Adds More World-Class Acts to its Phenomenal Line-up

    White Nights in Dubai, the first ever musical festival of its kind in the Middle East that will bring together a carefully curated collection of the brightest and biggest stars from the world of music, reveals that world famous violinist David Garrett with special guest star, pianist Khatia Buniatishvili will be performing on Saturday, April 1st 2017. In addition to that, superstar soprano Angela Gheorghiu is also set to make her Dubai Opera debut on Friday, April 7th.

  • Who run the world: the first woman-only relay race comes to Dubai

    Due to its incredible success in Abu Dubai, on Tuesday 5th March 2019, Race The Dash is bringing the Daman Challenge Ladies Dash to Dubai - a fun run with an exciting competitive and collaborative edge never seen in the city before.

  • Wild Wadi Waterpark™ joins forces to host ‘World’s Largest Swimming Lesson’

    Wild Wadi Waterpark™ hosted the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson (WLSL) at the weekend for the seventh consecutive year to highlight the importance of swimming and teach potentially life-saving skills.

  • Win AED 10,000 daily at City Centre Mirdif this Eid Al Adha

    Who’s ready to win big this Eid Al Adha?  City Centre Mirdif—the beloved family-oriented shopping, lifestyle and entertainment destination, will be giving away AED 10,000 every day from August 21 to 25, 2018.

  • Win amazing prizes with ‘Mall of Fortune’ board game at Manar Mall

    Get ready to roll up your sleeves and throw the dice to win at Manar Mall in Ras Al Khaimah.

    Manar Mall for the first time ever is bringing a life-sized, interactive board game ‘Mall of Fortune’ until Friday, April 12, 2019. The large size interactive board game, located in the South Link Atrium, is the latest thrill at Manar Mall where shoppers get a chance to win exciting prizes and have great fun while at it! Tread with caution as you play - there are many obstacles along the way to bring you back to the start. The good news is that there are spot prizes to be won as you make your way to the top.

  • Win vouchers, exclusive packages from Kaya Skin Clinic at ‘The BRIDE Show Dubai

    Want to win big? If yes, then it is time to visit the stand of Kaya Skin Clinic – the largest international skincare clinic chain in the Middle East – at The BRIDE Show, Dubai, being held at Dubai World Trade Centre between February 10 and 13, 2016.

  • Winner of Montegrappa Writing Prize is announced at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

    The winners of the Montegrappa Writing Prize, the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature’s prestigious competition to discover unpublished novelists, have been announced today. Recognised as one of the most successful writing competitions in the region, the competition has a proven track record in finding new writing talent, producing eight published authors in the last five years.

  • Winners of Arabia CSR Awards 2016 Revealed

    The Arabia CSR Awards 2016, the latest edition of one of the Arab region’s highest accolades, concluded on a high note with 20 top government and  private entites receiving prestigious recognitions for their excellent and innovative Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and sustainability programs. Trophies were handed over to the winners, while Certificates of Appreciation were given to all nominees during the awarding ceremony held at the plush Steigenberger Hotel in Dubai.