1,024 publishers and 60 cultural figures  at 39th Sharjah International Book Fair themed ‘The World Reads from Sharjah’

1024 ناشراً و60 كاتباً ومبدعاً من مختلف أنحاء العالم

Sharjah Book Authority announces a star-studded programme featuring Wasini Al-A’raj, Ahmed Murad, Prince Ea, Robert Kiyosaki among others SIBF 2020 assumes a hybrid model with 64 virtual cultural events and onsite book sales at the Expo Visitors entering Sharjah Expo Centre from all access points will undergo thermal scanning and walk through sanitising gates Coloured bracelets will monitor fixed visiting hours to the fair to be pre-booked on website 5-hour disinfection will be carried out across the fair’s halls and publisher stalls daily throughout the 11-day event With SIBF 2020’s…

Sharjah Book Authority to unveil details of Sharjah International Book Fair 2020

“الشارقة للكتاب” تكشف تفاصيل الدورة الـ39

tomorrow (Monday) Press conference will shine light on the 39th edition’s diverse programme of cultural and literary activities The Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) is holding a press conference tomorrow (Monday, October 19), to unveil the details of the 39th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF). The press conference will be broadcast live, via the Zoom platform, detailing the fair’s multifaceted programming as the annual cultural event moves into an exceptional format this year amid the challenges imposed by (COVID-19). Under the theme, ‘The World Reads from Sharjah’, the…

Lucid Motors Expands Luxury EV Lineup

 with Its Most Attainable Lucid Air Model Yet, Featuring 406 Miles of Range and 480 horsepower from just $69,900; Reservations Now Open for All Lucid Air Models  Lucid Motors, which is setting new standards for sustainable mobility with its advanced luxury EVs, has unveiled new details about the full Lucid Air model range, including the pricing of the elemental model of the range, called simply Lucid Air, a well-equipped version with 406 miles of projected range and 480 horsepower available from just $69,9001. This new Lucid Air model initiates the…

Dubai Knowledge Park, International Centre for Culinary Arts Launch the Pasta & Pie Mystery Box Competition

Winners will receive certified culinary courses worth AED 35,0000 Competition aims to uncover the UAE’s best cooking, patisserie talent  Dubai Knowledge Park and its business partner the International Centre for Culinary Arts (ICCA Dubai) have launched a cooking and baking competition to fire up creative talent and identify Dubai’s finest in amateur gastronomy. The Pasta & Pie Mystery Box Competition aims to separate the fusilli flops from the choux champions by challenging baking and cooking enthusiasts alike to prepare their best fresh pasta or dessert pie using secret ingredients from…

Global Grad Show 2020

“معرض الخريجين العالمي 2020”

The most diverse showcase of graduate ideas expands programme to identify global trends and take social impact projects to market A new exhibition format will reveal the top-of-mind social and environmental challenges according to graduates from 60 countries Trends will be drawn from a record 1,600 graduation projects submitted by students in 270 universities – a 30% increase on the previous year – with 100 shortlisted to provide insight and understanding on global environmental, social and economic issues The Global Grad Show entrepreneurship programme secures funding to take two life-changing…

Future Hospitality Summit Unveils Line-up of Global Hospitality

  مؤتمر مُستقبل الضيافة يكشف عن قائمة الضيوف المتحدثين 

 Leaders & Change-Makers as Special Guest Speakers Future Hospitality Summit will welcome a comprehensive line-up of hospitality and government leaders, industry captains, founders, change-makers, insight experts, and media, on 26-27 October. The jam-packed line-up includes Arne Sorenson (Marriott International), Arnold W. Donald (Carnival Corporation), Gloria Guevara (WTTC), Alexandre de Juniac (IATA), Geoffrey JW Kent (Abercrombie & Kent), and more. Media registration for the hybrid summit is now open; Register HERE to avoid missing out. Riyadh, KSA (October 2020): Future Hospitality Summit (FHS) – the hybrid virtual conference developed to explore big…

Child Safety Department invites UAE media … to first ‘Responsible Media Safe Child’ workshop

“سلامة الطفل” تدعو الإعلاميين في الدولة للمشاركة

The virtual session in Arabic will be held in collaboration with the University of Sharjah on October 15 The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah, has called on UAE media professionals working across print and digital sectors to register for a specialised workshop that has been designed to equip them with practical knowledge and guidelines on reporting on issues related to children. The workshop is being organised under CSD’s ‘Responsible Media… Safe Child’ initiative, with the aim of improving standards of media reporting when…

39th Sharjah International Book Fair begins on Nov 4 with the theme ‘The World Reads from Sharjah’

39th Sharjah International Book Fair begins on Nov 4

All cultural events will be held remotely for the first time in the history of the fair Carrying the theme, ‘The World Reads from Sharjah’, the 39th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) to be held from November 4-14, will continue to spread the joy of reading and capture imaginations as it gears up to host hundreds of Arab and international publishers. One of the top three book fairs in the world, SIBF has for the first time in its history, adopted a unique online-offline hybrid programming that…

International Property Show, in Partnership with Invest in Dubai, Fully Geared Up for the Largest Virtual Real Estate Exhibition

International Property Show, in Partnership with Invest in Dubai,

The 10-day virtual event will offer exhibitors a cost-effective platform to showcase their best projects, expand their business network and grow globally. The International Property Show, in partnership with Invest in Dubai (IID) Real Estate, is absolutely primed for a remarkable world-class virtual exhibition that will offer a wide array of lucrative opportunities and a one-of-a-kind immersive experience to exhibitors from across the globe. From the 11th to 20th of November, the real estate industry’s largest virtual exhibition with more than 20K participants from over 40 participating countries, will gather…

His Excellency Dr Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi Chairs Third Meeting of National Biosecurity Committee for 2020

His Excellency Dr Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi Chairs Third Meeting

His Excellency Dr Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, today headed the third meeting of the National Biosecurity Committee for 2020. As the first order of business, Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority presented an overview of the first integrated smart algorithm for identifying potential scenarios and risks for the spread of epizootic and zoonotic diseases, and their impact on animal health. Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) provided the latest information on the development of the COVID-19 vaccine and the use of stem cells…