launch of the Master Ultra Thin KINGSMAN Knife watch

إطلاق ساعة “ماستر ألترا ثين كينغزمان نايْف” بإصدار محدود

JAEGER-LECOULTRE AND MR PORTER INTRODUCE THE MASTER ULTRA THIN KINGSMAN KNIFE WATCH, TO CELEBRATE the 20th Century Studios and MARV feature film by Matthew Vaughn, ‘The King’s Man’. Jaeger-LeCoultre and MR PORTER are pleased to announce the launch of the Master Ultra Thin KINGSMAN Knife watch, a limited edition of 100 timepieces, specially adapted for The King’s Man, the upcoming Kingsman origins film directed by Matthew Vaughn. The Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Kingsman Knife watch will be offered exclusively on MR PORTER, as a key part of The King’s Man ‘costume…

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Sharjah Book Authority explores ways to enhance cultural by cooperation with Italy

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SBA Chairman receives Italian Ambassador and Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in Abu Dhabi The Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) has explored new opportunities for cultural cooperation to strengthen bilateral relations between Sharjah and several Italian cultural entities during a meeting with a high-level delegation from Italy. His Excellency Ahmed bin Rakkad Al Ameri, Chairman of SBA, received HE Nicola Lener, Ambassador of Italy to the UAE, and Prof. Ida Zilio-Grandi, Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in Abu Dhabi, at the SBA headquarters to discuss the participation of Italian…

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Experts at Irthi – Bvlgari discussion assert artisanal & heritage products still very much a part of the new global reality

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Virtual panel shines light on ways design and artisanal communities are pushing boundaries to chart a new course for their business and their craft  In light of sudden new realities facing both artisans and big fashion houses worldwide, Irthi Contemporary Crafts Council, a Sharjah-based entity engaged in the revival and modernisation of the traditional crafts of the UAE, recently convened an expert panel which has asserted that artisanship will continue to generate interest, find patrons and be valued as long as the design community is agile in rethinking strategy and…

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Lang Leav tells aspiring writers to heed the voices Award-winning poet and novelist spoke about her inspiration and writing process at Sharjah Book Authority’s online Book Club session

Lang Leav tells aspiring writers to heed the voices in their hearts

Featuring on the second online Book Club session organised yesterday (Thursday) by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), acclaimed novelist and poet, Lang Leav, immediately grabbed her audiences’ attention with the comment, “My sadness is what goads me into writing. Of course, it is hard to put your feelings out there in public and can be terrifying, but it is a compulsion [for me],” During the session moderated by Emirati poet Dr Afra Atiq, which was hosted on Zoom and live streamed on the SBA’s Facebook and Instagram pages, the author…

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Khalifa University Launches Summer Challenge 2020 for Grade 11-12 Students to Develop Online Doctors Consultation System

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Submissions Need to Prove Usefulness to Help Urgent Cases that Cannot Reach Hospital, Emergency Cases, Late-Night Emergencies, and Preliminary Examination of Patients  Khalifa University of Science and Technology today announced the launch of Khalifa University Summer Challenge 2020 for high school students in Grades 11-12, encouraging them to design ‘eDoctor’, an online system to connect patients with available doctors for consultation, without physically visiting the doctor’s premises. Students will have to design the eDoctor system in such a way it can prove useful to urgent cases that cannot reach hospital,…

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Vienna’s Saudi co-sponsored Banksy exhibition pumps life back into the international culture scene.                               

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Exhibition to include several innovative and exclusive activities. Al-Muhaidib: The event reflects the Kingdom’s evolving cultural landscape, and carries its message of art, hope and life to the world. Riyadh – Austrian capital Vienna is set to steal the global cultural limelight as it hosts an exhibition showcasing work from British graffiti artist Banksy. The event, co-organized by Saudi entertainment company “NOWAAR”, will be a celebration of Banksy’s bold and boundary-pushing work. “The Art of Banksy – Without Limits” will be hosted at the prestigious Sofiensäle and will be held…

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Mall of the Emirates’ “New Beginnings” summer camp wants the little ones to indulge their creativity

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For Dubai Summer Surprises, an immersive programme of art, dance, and drama workshops will accompany the mall’s generous retail offers this summer.  Young visitors to Mall of the Emirates can now indulge their passions for style, performance, and creativity all at once as they immerse themselves in an unmissable ‘summer camp’ of theatre, art, and dance workshops as part of Dubai Summer Surprises. Launched in the spirit of new beginnings at Mall of the Emirates, where we are all back to a new, more exciting and well anticipated normal since…

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MANUFACTURING: A PRIME TARGET FOR CYBERCRIMINALS

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Micro, small and medium enterprises are particularly vulnerable to attacks, warns ITU Secretary General ITU Secretary General says theories that COVID-19 is transmitted via 5G networks have “no scientific basis whatsoever” Experts say companies must invest more in cybersecurity or be exposed to increased risk of attack Existing standards governing cybersecurity and 4IR technologies lack “regulatory teeth” and international standardisation is the way forward Senior representatives of GE, United Airlines, Good Harbor Security, and Dublin City University (DCU) debate cybersecurity at the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit’s Virtual Edition (#GMIS2020)…

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Dubai Culture and CreateNations Invite UAE Artists  to Be Part of Their Second DIY Fashion Collection

Dubai Culture and CreateNations Invite UAE Artists

Dubai, UAE – 20 July 2020: As part of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority’s (Dubai Culture) digital campaign #CreateTogether, and in association with Briar Prestidge Trading LLC, CreateNations has announced that UAE artists can submit their designs for their second collection of paint-them-yourself Art Tees. The new collection will showcase designs of the UAE-based artists, themed around mental health and happiness, in order to create awareness. The Art Tees can be purchased online at CreateNations with toxic-free fabric paints for a creative at-home painting project. The proceeds from the new…

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New Bashaar Al Jawad Remix by Dj Red Ramp Release

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You can dance to a new-ish Bashaar Al Jawad song this Summer! Bashaar Al Jawad, the young charismatic Lebanese artist and the star of the Voice Program, comes back with an energetic beat this summer. To spread positive vitality after the turmoil that the world went through; Bashar decided to relaunch the song “Saabe Al Rajaa” done for ‘Al Awda” series last Ramadan with a new style, upbeat, dance remix to spread happiness and energy for everyone. The song was written and composed by Fadi Mardini and now re-released with…

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Producers Sisters Grimm Release ‘Between The Stars’  

Producers Sisters Grimm Release ‘Between The Stars’    

Launch Follows Successful Collaboration with DB Gad on ‘Together Let Go’ Which Saw 1 Million YouTube Views Last Month  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 2020 – Musical collaboration ‘Between The Stars’is now available to enjoy online. The track was produced by Sisters Grimm, composed by Ella Spira and DB Gad and features his Arabic vocals.  “The lyrics in Between The Stars show how the sun will keep us warm and the love will cool our chest. In the Arabic culture they say if you feel sad your chest is burnt…

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Don’t just listen to Pulse 95 Radio, watch it on the station’s new YouTube channel! Sharjah’s first English language radio station’s will livestream five of its radio shows most popular with young listeners

Don’t just listen to Pulse 95 Radio, watch it on the station’s new YouTube channel!

In a first of its kind for the English language radio industry in the Arabian Gulf Region, Sharjah’s Pulse 95 Radio, an affiliate of the Sharjah Broadcasting Authority, has launched a new YouTube channel to livestream its popular programmes in a bid to strengthen its online presence across audio and video content formats. Pulse 95 Radio, which hit the UAE airwaves in May 2018 as Sharjah’s first English language radio station, is one of the early adopters of visual content to expand outreach to both social media users and radio…

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ZEE Entertainment launches acclaimed content brand ‘Zindagi’ on ZEE5 Addressing the strong global consumer demand, the content brand launches with a promise of ‘Zindagi Mil ke Jiyenge’

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1000+ hours of curated and created content to be hosted on ZEE5 Keeping the consumers’ evolving entertainment needs at the fore, Media & Entertainment Powerhouse ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEE) today announced the launch of its much-loved content brand Zindagi, on its digital entertainment platform, ZEE5. Zindagi’s shows have been highly appreciated by audiences in India for its realistic appeal, superlative character portrayals, captivating performances and ability to satisfy increasingly evolving content preferences of viewers. Catering to this strong level of global consumer demand, Zindagi launches with a promise to…

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PURIFICACION GARCIA CELEBRATES THE THIRD CHAPTER OF ITS REGIONAL “THINKER PROGRAM” WITH REGIONAL CREATIVES.

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PG is proud to announce the third chapter of it’s regional “Thinker Program”- an initiative aimed to highlighting and supporting emerging talents from the GCC. To further reinforce the brand’s mission to support regional emerging talent and inspire an organic connection between art and fashion, Purificacion Garcia has launched a two-tiered program which engages with both established creatives, as well as Saudi art students. The first leg of the program aims to support and uplift society by using the intersection of art and fashion and the concept of community to…

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365 new TBHF – UNHCR projects worth US$ 1.6 million will support refugees & IDPs  in Kenya, Jordan & Pakistan

القلب الكبير تطلق 5 مشاريع إنسانية في كينيا وباكستان والأردن بتكلفة 1.6 مليون دولار

Khaled Khalifa, UNHCR: “This generous contribution will translate into a better future for more than 25,000 less fortunate individuals at an exceptional time” Maryam Al Hammadi, TBHF: “The integration of refugees only begins when we accept them as a part of our community and contributors to its development” Continuing its empowering work to shape a more humane, just, and inclusive future for forcibly displaced populations worldwide, The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) has announced the allocation of USD 1.6 million to launch five humanitarian projects in Kenya, Pakistan and Jordan. Making…

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Cartoon Network starts live streaming on Middle East’s leading VOD platform, Shahid, in landmark deal Bonanza of wholesome family content for Arabic audiences as Cartoon Network starts streaming for Shahid VIP subscribers

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Everyone’s favorite destination for fun and entertainment, Cartoon Network, has unveiled a strategic partnership with Shahid VIP, MBC GROUP’s premium subscription video on demand (SVOD) platform. Cartoon Network Arabic is now available for Shahid VIP subscribers. Darine El Khatib, Senior Director – Creative Strategy & Brand Development – MENA & Turkey at WarnerMedia commented: “We are thrilled to launch Cartoon Network Arabic on Shahid VIP. This is a synergistic partnership that combines Shahid VIP’s deep connection with Arabic audiences with Cartoon Network’s trusted original kids’ content and tremendous reach. Arabic…

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Irthi Contemporary Crafts Council launches virtual gallery to exhibit 78 limited-edition handmade luxury creations

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12 collections in diverse categories from Irthi’s 2019 product line will be hosted in a real gallery setting  Irthi Contemporary Crafts Council (Irthi), an affiliate of NAMA Women Advancement Establishment, has announced the launch of an immersive and realistic virtual gallery featuring an exhibition of its 2019 product line comprising 78 exclusive handmade luxury products including sculptural totem-like chair stacks and landscape-inspired hand-blown glass vessels. The virtual tour, which takes place at Al Hamriyah Studios, Sharjah Art Foundation and available on www.irthi.com, allows viewers to explore products that are part…

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EXPLORE AND PURCHASE ARTWORK BY UAE-BASED ARTISTS THE PAINTLY STORE

EXPLORE AND PURCHASE ARTWORK BY UAE-BASED ARTISTS

07 July 2020, Dubai, UAE: Having established a name for itself in 2018, The Paintly Store is ready for a new era, showcasing spectacular pieces of art, created by UAE-based artists, readily available for purchase via the easy-to-use website, The brainchild of Emirati artist, Maisoon Al Saleh, The Paintly Store features limited edition prints and original one-off paintings inspired by the Emirates and celebrating its wonderful culture. Al Saleh has already made huge waves internationally, renowned for painting under seawater and taking part in almost 100 exhibitions around the world,…

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Refine your camera skills with Xposure’s new e-workshop series featuring David Newton

Refine your camera skills with Xposure’s new e-workshop

The acclaimed British photographer will lead six free live workshops online, highlighting new nuances of the craft every week from July 7 – August 11 Xposure International Photography Festival is creating a memorable learning experience for photography enthusiasts with the launch of a series of online photography workshops, to be livestreamed on its website beginning tomorrow (Tuesday, July 07), and led by ace photographer and filmmaker, David Newton. These fun and exciting one hour workshops are free to attend, caters to diverse age groups, and are ideal for beginners, amateurs…

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1Radio Mirchi in UAE rebrands to ‘Kadak FM’ with fresh strong and original content

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‘KADAK FM’ to offer fresh new content, retaining all the popular and loved presenters Station to continue broadcasting on 97.3 FM in Abu Dhabi, 88.8 FM in Dubai and 95.6 FM in Al Ain Abu Dhabi 4th July 2020 – Abu Dhabi Media (ADM) has announced the rebranding of its popular Hindi Radio offering Radio Mirchi, in the UAE, to ‘Kadak FM’, in line with its vision to provide innovative and modernized content across all platforms. With a fresh sound and a new brand, ‘Kadak FM’ will offer content that…

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